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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

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.

“Film science!”

All-Russian Science Festival “NAUKA 0+” has announced the start of reception of applications for the competition of videos and photos “Film science!”. Further information  on the competition “Film science!” is available at The Festival is held by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation with the support of the Government


The success in the implementation of the mega-science project “NICA Complex”, including the recent launch of the Booster, continues to attract top officials. VIP visits to our Institute are ongoing. Today, Sergey Kulikov, Chairman of the Executive Board of RUSNANO Management Company LLC, visited VBLHEP. Director of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research G. Trubnikov

The beam is on!

Dear colleagues, dear comrades! With all my heart and on behalf of many of our colleagues, employees of the multinational Institute, I would like to congratulate you on the obtained first beam circulation in the Booster! This is a truly historic event for the entire Institute! We have been waiting for a launch of a

Launch of the NICA collider Booster

A few days ago the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, Mikhail Mishustin, paid a working visit to Dubna and took part in the launch of the booster at the Laboratory. For more information about the event see the JINR website: Mikhail Mishustin launched the NICA collider Booster The President of CITIS Alexander