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TV channel “Nauka”

The film crew of the TV channel “Nauka” continues to work on the film about the mega-science project NICA. The crew spent another day of filming talking to the staff of the accelerator department, who are developing and constructing the unique units necessary for launching the NICA complex. The short film (25 minutes long) is

VII MPD Collaboration Meeting

On April, 21 -23, the VII general MPD Collaboration Meeting was held in a mixed format: in-person in the VBLHEP conference hall of Building 3 and on-line for external participants. More than 190 senior scientists, students and engineers from all over the world – from China to Mexico – took part in the meeting. During

7th Meeting of the BM@N Collaboration

On April 19-20, a meeting of the BM@N Collaboration was held in a mixed format: offline in the VBLHEP conference hall and online for external participants. 13 reports were presented at the plenary sessions, and 25 presentations were given at three parallel sections of detectors, data analysis and the experiment software. The preparation status of

Unpacking completed!

Today, another important step has been taken in preparing for the construction of the full MPD detector. A group of experts from the Italian company ASG Superconductors, which produced the superconducting solenoid for MPD, has arrived in Dubna for these reasons. The packing film which protected the magnet inside the sarcophagus was removed, as well as

JINR Development Strategic Plan

JINR long-term development strategic plan up to 2030 and beyond (PDF, 4 Mb) has been heard and approved at a recent session of the Committee of Plenipotentiaries of the Governments of the Member States of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research.

Visits paid to VBLHEP

On Friday, March 26, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Russian Federation Géza Andreas von Geyr visited VBLHEP and was given a tour. In the Synchrophasotron hall, the guest was met by our colleagues A. Butenko and A. Sidorin. V. Kekelidze told the ambassador about the progress in the

Visit to JINR of Ambassador of the Czech Republic

On March 24, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to RF Vítězslav Pivoňka visited our Laboratory. VBLHEP Director V. Kekelidze showed the guest the main facilities of the NICA mega-science project. The delegation visited the building of the synchrophasotron, being acquainted with the newly launched Booster synchrotron. They were shown the construction site

We open up the sarcophagus

Preparations for the launch of the NICA collider are in full swing. The MPD Collaboration has proceeded to a very crucial moment in the assembly of the detector – work with a superconducting solenoid made by the ASG company in Italy. Last November the solenoid was delivered by sea to Russia and by river to