Particle and Nuclear Physics (PARTPHYS)

Program coordinator: doc. Mgr. Jaroslav Bielčík, MSc.

The Particle Physics group is building on strong research activities in the fields of particle and nuclear physics which are realized by groups at FNSPE and FME. Members of the particle physics group are involved in leading experiments exploring the structure of nuclear matter (ATLAS, ALICE, STAR, CBM, D0) and anti-matter (AEgIS) as well as in the development of detectors for these experiments, future experiments and in theoretical studies concerning structure and properties of matter. The physics of ultra-relativistic heavy ion collisions and particles is studied at the Center for Physics of Ultra-relativistic Nuclear Collisions (http://physics.fjfi.cvut.cz/en/science-and-research/institutes-centers) and other experimental and theoretical groups at FNSPE (http://physics.fjfi.cvut.cz/en/).

 

The works in the PARTPHYS program will be divided into seven domains (sub-programs):

A) Properties of jets and their modification in QGP (Jana Bielčíková)
B) Production and interactions of heavy flavors (Jaroslav Bielčík) 
C) Photonuclear interactions in ultraperiheral collisions (Jesus Guillermo Contreras Nuno)
D) Phenomenological models of cold nuclear matter effects (Jan Nemčík)
E) Monte-Carlo models of particle production in hadron collisions (Boris Tomášik)
F) Rydberg states of atoms in high energy plasma (Svatopluk Civiš)
G) Language for SCIENCE-ART-PUBLIC communication (Roman Berka)

CTU Rector’s Award for doc. Libor Šnobl from the THEORY research program

The Rector's of the Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU) Award for outstanding scientific achievement was given to doc. Ing. Libor Šnobl, Ph.D., from the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering, CTU in Prague (FNSPE) together with Antonelle...

Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering provides a good start to a career

Scientists, top managers, programmers, high-ranking civil servants, but also specialists in hospitals and various other workplaces – those are the jobs of graduates from the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in...

Quantum computers rears its head; the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering knows why

At the end of October 2019, Google (through an article in Nature) announced that it had reached the so-called quantum superiority, the moment when a quantum computer works much faster than a supercomputer of classical architecture. Virtually all the media brought the...

Particles connect physicists, artists, and technicians

Particle physics, technicians, and artists have been interconnected within one of the sub-programs of the PARTPHYS research program, which focuses on particle and nuclear physics as part of the Center of Advanced Applied Sciences project (CAAS). The subprogram called...

A representative of the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering will help to drive the research into quantum technologies

The Dean of the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague (FNSPE) and project director of the Center for Advanced Applied Sciences (CAAS) prof. Ing. Igor Jex, DrSc., became a member of the Strategic Advisory Board...

List of publications

An up-to-date list of all publications published within the research program PARTPHYS.