Hands-On Training for Young Nuclear Astrophysicists at Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics X School

On the 3rd of September 2022, the ChETEC-INFRA Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics X school was concluded. The school took place at CERN (Geneva), and hosted 32 students or young post-docs (~50% females) from 13 Countries. The school was one of a kind, combining lectures and hands-on activities. Students had the chance to learn first-hand how …

SNAQs Celebrates First Year of Schools on Nuclear Astrophysics Questions

In February 2021 the first edition of the School on Nuclear Astrophysics Questions (SNAQs) launched. With monthly schools – except for a summer break and months with in-person schools taking place, a total of nine schools were held up to January 2021 when SNAQs celebrated the conclusion of its first year. Each of the nine …

SNAQs: Does Nuclear Astrophysics probe fundamental physics?

The 8th edition of SNAQs [snacks], the online Schools on Nuclear Astrophysics Questions will be held on December 8, 2021. Lectures by scientists and presentations by young scientists will revolve around the question “Does Nuclear Astrophysics probe fundamental physics?”. Abstract submission for contributions by young scientists (master and PhD students, as well as young postdocs) …

SNAQs: How to interpret stellar spectra?

The 7th edition of SNAQs [snacks], the Schools on Nuclear Astrophysics Questions will be held on November 10, 2021, and will focus on the question “How to interpret stellar spectra?”. In addition to two lectures on the subject, young scientists (students and young postdocs) are highly encouraged to submit an abstract for a scientific talk …

SNAQs: How to study stars from underground laboratories and deep-sea samples?

The next edition of of the online Schools on Nuclear Astrophysics Questions [SNAQs] takes place on October 13 from 14:00 to 17:30 (CEST) on Zoom. Two – at first glance unlikely – sites that help understanding stars are at the center of this school: 1) underground laboratories, and 2) the deep-sea / oceanic crust. For …

Carpathian Summer School of Physics 2020 Attracts More Than 80 Participants

The Carpathian Summer School of Physics 2020 (CSSP20) was held safely and successfully on August 18-27, 2021 in Sinaia, Romania. In spite of the challenges associated with the global health situation, the organizers succeeded to conduct the school as a purely in-person event with 82 participants (about 50 of them students), exceeding the initial expectations …

Carpathian Summer School of Physics 2021 Announced

As part of Working Package 7, ChETEC-INFRA co-supports established Nuclear Astrophysics Scientific Schools (Task 7.2). Originally planned for 2020, the 29th edition of the Carpathian Summer School of Physics is now re-scheduled to take place in-person in August 2021 and is open for registrations. Please refer to the announcement below and the school website for …