During the Easter school holidays, IPFN organized a workshop where students from Gago Coutinho Secondary School, in Alverca do Ribatejo, met former students from the same school now working at IPFN.
The Council of the European Physical Society (EPS) elected Prof. Luis Oliveira e Silva to the category of EPS Fellow.
The IST Physics Week has just ended, and the visiting secondary school students had the opportunity to learn about cutting-edge research done by the researchers at IST.
Bruno Gonçalves took office as president of IPFN following the formal nomination by the IST president Arlindo Oliveira.
Our institutional host, IST, is ranked among the top 20 engineering schools and is also considered one of the best 75 schools worldwide in this knowledge area, occupying the range 50-75.
A group of students from Virgílio Ferreira secondary school, in Almada, visited IPFN facilities and learned more about fusion, plasmas and lasers.
DTU engineers visit IPFN to discuss progresses on the engineering activities for ITER CTS.
The Portuguese Minister for Science and Higher Education, Prof. Manuel Heitor visited ITER with a representative of FCT directive board, Prof. Isabel Ribeiro and a delegation of Portuguese research institutions and companies.
Since the 5 th of January, the new VOXEL metrology station has been operational with an ultra-short and ultra-intense infrared laser.