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    Editorial - Why we should keep young minds forever! | image credit: Fernando Soldevila

    Editorial - Why we should keep young minds forever!

    Eva Salvdor Balaguer is the new chair of the European Physical Society (EPS) Young Minds (YM) project.

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    The plaque commemorating the discovery of nuclear fission in Kungälv, Sweden | image credit: Mia Halleröd Palmgren

    EPS Historic Site - Lise Meitner and the discovery of nuclear fission

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    Joint EPS-APS Historic Site - the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, NJ

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 News from the EPS 

Passion for Knowledge

A knowledge-based society as fostered by the EU Lisbon Strategy plan actually requires a society-based knowledge, a knowledge with deep roots in the society. Scientific research is traditionally performed in hardly accessible academic institutions or in jealously protected industrial laboratories.

 News from the EPS 

Solar lamp kits at the COP22

During the second week of November 2016, the European Physical Society [EPS] Young Minds project, in close cooperation with the associations Migrations Co-developpement Alsace, Liter of light France and the University of Beni Mellal, developed solar kits lamps. A group of more than 30 people assembled the ...


LIGO Detected Primordial Black Holes?

In September 2015, gravitational waves (GWs) were detected for the first time by the LIGO detectors, the two laser interferometers in the United States. It was found that detected GWs originate from the coalescence of two black holes (BHs) in a binary, each ...

 News from Europe 

Physics for All – A project to carry physics into refugee sites

Physics for All is a project of the German Physical Society (DPG) and the Georg-August-University Göttingen (DE), funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

 News from the EPS 

Mini-workshop at JINR for the 72th NPD-EPS board meeting

The 72nd board of the Nuclear Physics Division (NPD) of the European Physical Society (EPS) was held on 27-29 September 2016 at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR, Dubna, RU).

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EPS Executive Committee and Staff activities November 2016

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


NANOMETA 2017, The 6th International Topical Meeting on Nanophotonics and Metamaterials, will take place from 4 to 7 January 2017 in Seefeld (Tirol), Austria.

1st Biology for Physics Conference: Is there new Physics in Living Matter?

The workshop entitled "Biology for Physics: is there new physics in living matter?" will take place in Barcelona, ...

ECPD 2017: 2nd European Conference on Plasma Diagnostics

The Conference on Plasma Diagnostics is a bi-annual event which aims at bringing together physicists or other ...

Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics VIII

The 8th Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics international conference [NPAVIII] will be held from 18-21 June 2017 at the INFN - Laboratori Nazionali del Sud in Catania, Italy.

CLEO®/Europe – EQEC 2017 Call for Papers

The conferences will take place from 25 - 29 June 2017 in Munich (ICM, Germany) and are now collecting contributions. The deadline to submit is 19 January 2017.


The biennial International EPS Conference on High Energy Physics will be held from Wednesday 5 to Wednesday 12 of July 2017 in Venice, Italy. This major conference will ...


The International Conference on Statistical Physics SigmaPhi2017 will be held in Corfu, Greece, on 10-14 July, 2017.