ELI-ALPS research technology and the latest milestones in laser research were the topics of the 28 April Information Day in Paris.
The ‘Perspectives of ELI for the European Research Community’ Workshop will be held on May 31st - June 1st, 2016 in the premises of ELI-Beamlines in Dolní Břežany, Czech Republic.
Carlos Moedas, Member of the EC in charge of Research, Science and Innovation, received Carlo Rizzuto, Director General of the Extreme Light Infrastructure Delivery Consortium International Association (ELI-DC), Catalin Miron, Deputy Director General of ELI-DC and the managing directors of the three ELI-pillars.
The Extreme Light Infrastructure (ELI) Directors met in Prague. The discussions were related to the future of the Extreme Light Infrastructure, to the preparation and the way to undertake the back-transformation from three legally independent national construction projects.
Femtosecond lasers are a vital precursor to generating even shorter attosecond pulses. Andy Extance investigates what's involved, and whether these most fleeting flashes could be exploited commercially.
It is with great sadness that the ELI-ALPS management has to announce the premature and sudden death of a dear colleague and friend, Prof. Wolfgang Sandner, Director General of ELI-DC who passed away on December 5th, 2015, at the age of 66.
On October 9th in Rome, a symposium was held with the aim to present to the italian scientific community and to the industries the opportunities offered by the three Pillars of the “Extreme Light Infrastructure” (ELI) and the involvement of the major italian research institutions in the ELI implementation.