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Public awareness of nuclear science in europe

Objective

The project is concerned with a new European wide activity aimed at providing the public with balanced information concerning various cultural social and economic issues of nuclear science. To achieve this aim and to ensure efficient use of resources, a group of about 23 nuclear scientists from all over Europe with experience in public relations has formed a network under the supervision of the coordinating bodies of nuclear physics in Europe (NuPECC and the NPB/EPS). A board of three scientists guides the network. The board has responsibility to promote the activity, to encourage the cross-fertilization of particular initiatives across Europe, to exchange best practice, to insure a regular critical overview of the initiatives by outside experts and to spread within the nuclear community the need for Public Outreach activities. The requested funds are to cover the overall expenses of efficiently running the network to achieve its aim.

Funding Scheme

THN - Thematic network contracts

Coordinator

GESELLSCHAFT FUER SCHWERIONENFORSCHUNG MBH.
Address
Planckstrasse 1
Darmstadt
Germany

Participants (5)

EUROPEAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY
Netherlands
Address
Zernikelaan, 25
9747 AA Groningen
HAHN-MEITNER-INSTITUT BERLIN GMBH
Germany
Address
100,Glienicker Straße 100
14109 Berlin
ISTITUTO NAZIONALE DI FISICA NUCLEARE
Italy
Address
Via F. Marzolo 8
35131 Padova
NUCLEAR PHYSICS EUROPEAN COLLABORATION COMMITTEE
Germany
Address
James-franck-strasse 1 C/o Technischen Universitae
85748 Garching
Open University
United Kingdom
Address
Walton Hall
MK7 6AA Milton Keynes