BEPCII broke luminosity record at charm energy region

By Qing Qin. Published on 23 May 2016 in:
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On 5 April 2016, the BEPCII, upgrade of the Beijing Electron Positron Collider (BEPC), broke the luminosity record again in the charm energy region by 10.0´1032cm-2s-1, and reached its design luminosity at the optimised beam energy of 1.89 GeV as well.

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40 years of research in IHEP

By Bénédicte Huchet. Published on 27 February 2013 in:
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The Institute of High Energy Physics [IHEP] under the auspices of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, celebrated its 40th birthday on 1 February 2013. More than 700 people including IHEP staff, representatives from the funding agencies and the fellow research institutions around China attended the celebration at the IHEP campus.

The IHEP was established in February 1973, based on the First Department of the Institute of Atomic Energy. Over the past forty years, IHEP has matured, and has become a world-renowned research facility, focusing on…

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Chinese Physical Society celebrates 80th Anniversary

By Ian Randall. Published on 19 July 2012 in:
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The Chinese Physical Society is celebrating its 80th Anniversary on 25 August this year. A commemorate event, which is being held in Beijing, will bring together international physics leaders to discuss the status of physics worldwide. European Physical Society president Luisa Cifarelli will be in attendance.

The celebratory special session will also include a forum on physics education and outreach, workshops in a number of select research fields, and excursions to local laboratories and places of interest…

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Weak Protein-Ligand Interactions

By Ian Randall. Published on 22 May 2012 in:
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The “Weak Protein-Ligand Interactions: New Horizons in Biophysics and Cell Biology” thematic meeting of the Biophysical Society will be held in Beijing, China, on 14-18 October this year.

Topics under discussion at the event will include: atomic force microscopy; chemical crosslinking; co-immunoprecipitation and pull-down; computational docking; in vivo fluorescence resonance energy transfer; isothermal calorimetry titration; magnetic tweezers; mass spectroscopy NMR spectroscopy; single molecule fluorescence spectroscopy…

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IHEP appoints Wang Yifang as new institute director

By Ian Randall. Published on 18 November 2011 in:

The Institute of High Energy Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, has appointed Wang Yifang as their new director. The decision was announced during a meeting held at the institute on the 24 October.

The Institute of High Energy Physics [IHEP] is the biggest basic science research centre in China. Fields studied at the institute include accelerator physics and technologies, astrophysics, particle physics and synchrotron and nuclear radiation applications. IHEP has extensive relationships with many high energy physics laboratories worldwide, and participates in many international experiments. The institute is employs over 1,200 people, and supports…

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