On Wednesday 7 November, on the anniversary of Maria Skłodowska Curie's birth, the RadioLab project funded by the INFN (National Institute of Nuclear Physics) presents the "Radon Day", with a series of initiatives in various locations throughout Italy.
Ethologists and physicists of complex systems have formulated a model based on Voronoi tessellation for the formation of leks, the arenas where males of some animal species compete to seduce females.
Thanks to Borexino we know the Sun with unprecedented detail. Borexino experiment at the INFN Gran Sasso National Laboratories publishes on Nature the compendium of its results on solar neutrinos.
Il dipartimento comunica la triste notizia della scomparsa del nostro ex-collega Fausto Valz Gris, a lungo ricercatore presso il nostro Dipartimento e docente di Metodi Matematici della Fisica.
Il Direttore e i membri del Dipartimento di Fisica dell'Università degli Studi di Milano ricordano per l'importante contributo alle attività scientifiche e didattiche nel campo della fisica teorica, e per le rare qualità umane la professoressa Giovanna Ramella, docente di Metodi Matematici della Fisica.
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou, and Donna Strickland, "for groundbreaking inventions in the field of laser physics".
The NUSTAR week conference has gathered together international experts in the Fields of Nuclear Physics and Nuclear Astrophysics, at the headquarter of Milano University. Scientific and technical progresses have been presented and discussed in connection with the development of the international facility FAIR in Darmstadt (Germany).
In a Letter published on Nature Astronomy, scientists from the Universities of Milano and Durham confirm the validity of Einstein’s theory on the largest scales ever tested. A direct implication of the study is that the ubiquitous dark energy is confirmed to be a necessary ingredient to explain the accelerated expansion of our Universe.
The fifth Strategy Report and Roadmap 2018 of the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) was presented on 11th September, in the framework of the Austrian Presidency events, at Aula der Wissenschaften in Vienna.