21 - 11 - 2018 |
Worldwide women are still under-represented in science. What are the causes, and what can be done about it? The Indian government recently conducted two larges studies addressing these questions. On 21 November professor Rohini Godbole, one of India’s most prominent particle physicists, will give a lecture about these two studies and the plans to improve…
26 - 11 - 2018 |
Rotating Planes, Fluctuating Shapes: Anisotropic Flow and Magnetic Fields in Heavy-Ion Collisions Jacopo Margutti, promovendus aan het Nikhef, verdedigt zijn proefschrift 26 november 2018 aan de Universiteit van Utrecht. In this dissertation, we present a set of measurements of anisotropic flow in heavy-ion collisions, aimed at investigating the properties of hot and dense QCD matter….