|When:||15 November 2017|
In an interview in the november issue of the newsletter of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) (http://newsletter.estro.be/2017/2017NovemberDecember/07-Radiobiology_4.html) Professor Sytze Brandenburg of KVI-CART presents among other things the plans for a state-of-the-art experimental facility for radiobiology research related to particle therapy of cancers at the KVI-CART AGOR cyclotron.
|When:||23 October 2017|
Last Friday, the KVI-Center for Advanced Radiation Technology celebrated the 20th anniversary of the particle accelerator “AGOR” with a symposium: AGOR: the next 20 years!
|When:||06 October 2017|
The KVI-Center for Advanced Radiation Technology (KVI-CART) at the University of Groningen has again secured international funding for experiments with the AGOR particle accelerator. The AGOR facility was put into operation twenty years ago.
|When:||27 September 2017|
In a paper published in Science on 22 September, the Pierre Auger Collaboration reports observational evidence demonstrating that cosmic rays with energies a million times greater than that of the protons accelerated in the Large Hadron Collider come from much further away than from our own Galaxy.
|When:||27 September 2017|
Prof. Nasser Kalantar-Nayestanaki has been elected as a member of the Academia Europaea (http://www.ae-info.org/ae/Member/Kalantar-Nayestanaki_Nasser) for his life-long scientific achievements.
|When:||15 September 2017|
A delegation of scientists and engineers from GSI visited KVI-CART on the 13th and 14th of September to meet with the team in charge of the conceptual design of the target station of the Super-FRS at FAIR.
|When:||30 August 2017|
On 20 august 2017 Adriaan van der Woude passed away at the age of 87. Adriaan has from the start of KVI in the 1960’s until his retirement in 1995 played a leading role in the nuclear physics research that has given KVI its high international standing. Adriaan was appointed as professor in experimental nuclear physics in 1980 until his retirement in 1995.
|When:||18 May 2017|
The NWO Science (ENW) Domain Board has granted a funding of 425000€ to Julia Even to develop novel chemical separation techniques. These techniques will open the door to measure the mass of doubly magic tin-100 (100Sn).
|When:||26 April 2017|
By royal resolution Sytze Brandenburg has been appointed Knight of the Order of the Netherlands Lion on April 26.
|When:||27 January 2017|
Radioactive isotopes play an important role in de diagnosis of various diseases and in the treatment of cancer. In order to warrant long-term availability of these radioactive isotopes significant investments in new production facilities have to be made in the coming decade
|When:||25 January 2017|
On January 16, 1997, the AGOR cyclotron was officially inaugurated in the presence of the Dutch Minister of Education, Culture and Science J.M.M. Ritzen and the French Secretary of State for Research F. d'Auber.
|When:||18 November 2016|
Nasser Kalantar-Nayestanaki was awarded the membership of the FAIR GSI Exotic Nuclei Community (GENCO) for “his outstanding contributions to reaction experiments with relativistic stored radioactive beams for the study of collective modes”.
|When:||29 September 2016|
n the framework of heavy element research, a group of scientists (amongst them Julia Even since February 2016 at KVI-CART) performed the first laser spectroscopy studies of Nobelium
|When:||07 September 2016|
The new Rosalind Franklin fellows at the University were presented on September 6th.
|When:||15 July 2016|
On 24 June 2016 the Permanent Committee for Large-Scale Scientific Infrastructuur appointed by NWO has presented the website onderzoeksfaciliteiten.nl.
|When:||16 June 2016|
Julia Even, Rosalind-Franklin Fellow at KVI-CART, was one of the invited speakers at the 160th Nobel Symposium on the topic “Chemistry and Physics of Heavy and Superheavy Elements”.
|When:||01 June 2016|
Het werken aan een beter begrip van de fysica van onweersontladingen dat aan het KVI-CART wordt gedaan trekt veel belangstelling. Onlangs verschenen artikelen in zowel de UK als het DvhN geïnspireerd door dit werk.
|When:||13 May 2016|
The EC has decided to fund the Marie Curie Innovative Training Network RADSAGA that will give fifteen young scientists the opportunity to do a PhD-research project on the mitigation of radiation induced damage in electronics components.
|When:||11 March 2016|
Using precision measurements of LOFAR on radio emission from cosmic ray induced airshowers a group of researchers, among whom Gia Trinh and Olaf Scholten from KVI-CART, have contributed to solving the riddle of the source of high energy cosmic rays.
|When:||08 March 2016|
In January 2016, the NUSTAR Council members re-elected Nasser Kalantar-Nayestanaki as member of the NUSTAR Board of Representatives (BR) for a second two-year term.
|When:||02 March 2016|
Karol Brzezinski, postdoc in the Medical Physics Group at KVI-CART, has won the poster prize at the ICTR-PHE conference in Geneve (15 -19 February 2016).
|When:||04 February 2016|
Bliksem is een zeer intrigerend natuurverschijnsel, desondanks zijn er vele aspecten die nog niet duidelijk zijn.