2021.11.17 We are pleased to announce that the list of laureates of the first edition of the PASIFIC program (fellowship program of the Polish Academy of Sciences) includes two scientists whose projects will be carried out at our Institute.
2021.10.06 We are pleased to announce that we are starting a series of seminars devoted to research, which is planned at the FAIR research facility, Darmstadt (Germany). The seminars will be held approximately once a month, in a hybrid system: live and via the ZOOM messenger.
2021.08.12 When proper precautions are taken, radioactive substances are extremely safe to use. But what if they leak into the environment in an uncontrolled manner? Then it becomes crucial to find out the dose of radiation people may have absorbed.
2021.06.09 Inside each proton or neutron there are three quarks bound by gluons. Until now, it has often been assumed that two of them form a “stable” pair known as a diquark. It seems, however, that it’s the end of the road for the diquarks in physics.
2021.05.27 Malignant tumour cells undergo mechanical deformation more easily than normal cells, allowing them to migrate throughout the body. The mechanical properties of prostate cancer cells treated with the most commonly used anti-cancer drugs have been investigated at the Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Cracow.