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    Editorial - Science in a fragmenting World | image credit: Rüdiger Voss

    Editorial - Science in a fragmenting World

    For the first time since the fall of the Berlin Wall, faults and fractures are opening up in the political landscape of Europe which pose severe threats to science and ...

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    EPS Accelerator Group announces 2017 prize-winners

    The European Physical Society Accelerator Group (EPS-AG) has announced the winners of the 2107 Accelerator Prizes, to be presented during IPAC'17.

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    Winners of the 2017 EPS Alfvén and Plasma Innovation Prizes

    The 2017 Alfvén prize is awarded to Ksenia Aleksandrovna Razumova, from the Kurchatov Institute (Moscow, Russia). The 2017 Innovation award is going to ...

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    European Solar Physics Division (ESPD) – Nominations sought for ESPD prizes

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    Meeting of selected EPS Member Societies in Bucharest

    During a session of the EPS Executive Committee, the Committee of European Integration of the European Physical Society (CEI-EPS) organised a meeting of ...

 
 
 
 
 
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With Technical Installations Underway, the European Spallation Source Looks Toward Commissioning and Early Science


In February, the foundation work for all accessible areas of the European Spallation Source (ESS) facility in Lund (SE) was declared complete. More than 6,000 pilings of varied ...

 International 

The European gravitational interferometer VIRGO, on the road again


The dedication ceremony for the second-generation European gravitational interferometer was held on Monday the 20th of February 2017.

 News from Europe 

Inauguration of the New Scientific Managing Director of GSI and FAIR


At a ceremony held in Darmstadt, Professor Paolo Giubellino was introduced as the first joint Scientific Managing Director of GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH and ...

 News from Europe 

Progress on Belle II: magnets in Japan and tests at DESY


The Belle II project at the Japanese research centre KEK is making great strides forward. The detector is being upgraded in international collaboration and must be tested thoroughly before it start taking data with the similarly ...

 International 

February 11th, the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science


On 22 December 2015, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a resolution to establishan annual International Day to recognise the critical role that women and girls play in science and technology ...

 International 

The International Particle Physics Outreach Group (IPPOG)


The International Particle Physics Outreach Group (IPPOG) is a network of scientists, science educators and communication specialists working across the globe in informal science education and outreach for particle ...

 News from Europe 

Joint SPS-ÖPG Annual Meeting in Geneva, 21-25 August 2017


The next annual meeting, hosted by CERN, will take place from 21 - 25 August 2017 in Geneva (CH) at two different locations. Starting at CERN on the 21st with internal meetings of some of the participating societies ...

 News from Europe 

Dieter Meschede to be President of the German Physical Society from 2018 to 2020


The Council of the DPG unanimously elected the Bonn Professor of Physics Dieter Meschede as the DPG’s next President for the term of office from ...

 News from Europe 

GENERA Gender in Physics days in Europe


In general, the physics research community fosters the assumption of being gender neutral. However, despite this, the under-representation of women in physics research is a long-standing and persistent issue. With this in mind, an international ...

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EPS Executive Committee and Staff activities February 2017

The EPS works to support its members. Click here for the list of the activities of EPS Executive Committee and ...

FCC Week in Berlin – First Announcement

The Future Circular Collider Week 2017 will take place in Berlin, Germany from 29 May to 2 June 2017.

ERL17 workshop

We are pleased to announce that the 59th ICFA Advanced Beam Dynamics Workshop on Energy Recovery Linacs (ERL17) will be held at CERN, Geneva, Switzerland ...

Physics for Africa: an international workshop

The Physics Education Division is organising a workshop in conjunction with the Institute of Physics (IOP), London, at the forthcoming joint GIREP-EPEC-ICPE conference in ...

SigmaPhi2017 Europhysics Conference – Second Call for Abstracts

This is the Second Call for Abstracts of the International Conference SigmaPhi2017 covering all the fields ...

IONS conferences

The large-scale networking conferences of the International OSA Network of Students (IONS®) are “organized by students, for students”.

Norwegian Physicist meeting

The Norwegian Physicist meeting will be held from 7–9 August 2017 in Tromsø, Norway. The venue is the new Technology building, home of the Physics and ...

ICFA Mini-Workshop on Impedances and Beam Instabilities in Particle Accelerators

The ICFA Mini-Workshop on Impedances and Beam Instabilities in Particle Accelerators will be held in ...

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