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We welcome you to York, UK for this workshop which will be the annual collaboration meeting to discuss progress on analysis of MINIBALL data and future plans for the MINIBALL programme at CERN.

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Workshop to be held jointly with Ruder Boskovic Institute

Posted on Monday 27 March 2017

The nuclear applications group are holding a joint workshop at the University of York with physicists from the Ruder Boskovic Institute (RBI) in Zagreb, Croatia.

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Royal Society of London - Issue Publication

Posted on Tuesday 21 March 2017

Prof Mohamed Babiker was one of the lead editors of a theme issue titled `Optical orbital angular momentum', published by the Royal Society of London.

New Major EPSRC Grant Award

Posted on Tuesday 21 March 2017

A new £5.1m award will allow a consortium of top UK academics to develop computer codes and apply them to provide new insights into existing and predicted materials.

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