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The CERN – SEENET-MTP PhD Training in Niš (BS2018)

December 9th, 2017 No comments

We are pleased to announce the Fifth School in the first cycle of the running CERN – SEENET-MTP programme for PhD students and young researchers.

The SEENET-MTP School “High Energy and Particle Physics: Theory and Phenomenology” – BS2018 will be held in Niš (Serbia) from June 3rd – 10th, 2018.

The event is designed primarily for PhD students in High Energy Physics and Cosmology.

The lecturers will give 3-4 lectures each, starting from an introductory level and then gradually approaching an advanced level.

The lectures will be followed by exercise sessions and discussions.

Lecturers and topics:

  • Paolo Creminelli (ICTP)
    Topic: Cosmology and Inflation
  • Emilian Dudas (CPHT Paris)
    Topic: String Phenomenology
  • Gia Dvali (LMU-MPI Munich/NYU New York)
    Topic: Beyond the Standard Model
  • Sergey Sibiryakov (CERN)
    Topic: Gravity / Astroparticle Physics
  • Giovanni Villadoro (ICTP)
    Topic: TBA

More information are available at website of the BS2018.

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“The Community for Science Education”

October 23rd, 2017 No comments

The 2nd Edition of National Conference of “The Community for Science Education” – STEM – partnership for quality (CNCES 2017) will be held on November 3-4, 2017 at National Library of Romania in Bucharest.

The conference is organized by Horia Hulubei National Institute for Physics and Nuclear Engineering (IFIN-HH), one of founders of the SEENET-MTP, and University of Bucharest, National Institute for Earth Physics (INCDFP), Institute of Educational Sciences (ISE) and Romanian Society of Physics (SRF), Romanian Society of Mathematical Sciences (SSMR), Romanian Society of Chemistry (SChR).

The purpose of this conference is to bring together international and local education experts, representatives of research institutes, schools and universities, decision-makers at educational policy, industry, NGOs, companies that will present, discussing and experimenting with STEM’s (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) innovative approaches, as well as the development trends and challenges faced by various actors interested in developing the Education Community for Science. The conference proposes a collection of plenary presentation, over 30 hands-on activities and demonstrations for teachers, round table discussions, expositions etc. Most of the materials were developed during some European projects H2020 and Erasmus+.

More information and agenda are available on website of the conference.

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4th Seminar in the CERN – SEENET-MTP PhD Training Program (Sofia, Bulgaria)

July 14th, 2017 No comments

We are pleased to announce the fourth PhD seminar “New Trends in High Energy Theory” in the framework of the CERN – SEENET-MTP PhD Training Program.

The seminar will be held at the Faculty of Physics, University of Sofia, Bulgaria, from October 15 (arrival day) to October 21 (departure day), 2017.

The event is intended for PhD students with interests in High Energy Physics and String Theory. The students will be given the opportunity to attend lectures from introductory to advanced level. The lectures will be followed by exercise classes.

Topics discussed will include:

  • Introduction to string theory.
  • Black holes and holographic correspondence.
  • Gauge theories and holography.
  • Supersymmetry and Supergravity – holographic perspectives.

Lecturers are Timo Weigand (CERN, Geneva, Switzerland), Atish Dabholkar (ICTP, Trieste, Italy), Anastasios Petkou (AU, Thessaloniki, Greece), Veselin Filev (DIAS, Dublin, Ireland), Nikolay Bobev (KU Leuven, Belgium), Kiril Hristov (INRNE, BAS, Bulgaria) and Radoslav Rashkov (Sofia University, Bulgaria).

The deadline for applications is September 10, 2017.

Members of the Local organizing committee are Hristo Dimov (Faculty of Physics, Sofia University) – Chair, Radoslav Rashkov (Faculty of Physics, Sofia University), Plamen Bozhilov (Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, BAS), Tsvetan Vetsov (Faculty of Physics, Sofia University) and Stefan Mladenov (Faculty of Physics, Sofia University).

Members of the Program committee are Gian Giudice (CERN, Geneva, Switzerland), Goran Djordjevic (Faculty of Science, Nis, Serbia), Wolfgang Lerche (CERN, Geneva, Switzerland) and Radoslav Rashkov (Faculty of Physics, Sofia University).

More information about the Seminar can be found here. Contact e-mail: or .

About origin of the CERN – SEENET-MTP PhD Training Program see here, and information about the previous Schools are available here (Belgrade, Bucharest and Timisoara).

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Balkan Physical Union – BPU10

We are pleased to announce that 10th jubilee conference of Balkan physical union – BPU 10 will be held in Sofia (Bulgaria) from August 26 to August 30, 2018.

More information are available in the poster (PDF).

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Split Summer School STSS2017

We are pleased to announce that Split Summer School STSS2017 – Space and Time in Physics and Philosophy will be held from July 4th to July 7th, 2017 in Split (Croatia).

The main topic of the school are:

  • Critical assessment of the concepts of space and time in classical and modern physics
  • Epistemological and methodological problems of science

More information and the program are available here. Deadline for application is June 15th, 2017.

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Split School of High Energy Physics 2015 (SSHEP 2015)

April 3rd, 2015 No comments

sshep2015Split School of High Energy Physics 2015 (SSHEP 2015) will be held at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (FESB), University of Split, from September 14 to September 18, 2015. SSHEP 2015 aims at master and PhD students who are interested in topics pertaining to High Energy Physics. Limited financial support will be provided for student travel and accommodation for eligible participants.

The application process for the SSHEP 2015 participation is open from March 1st, 2015 through July 1st, 2015. Application in a form of a letter of motivation and a curriculum vitae can be submitted through the SSHEP 2015 web site. Every effort will be made during the selection procedure to produce a well-balanced list of participants in order to promote high academic standards while reflecting international character of the School. Registered participants will be notified about the level of support by the organisers.

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PHOTONICA 2015 – International School and Conference on Photonics

March 6th, 2015 No comments

The International School and Conference on Photonics – PHOTONICA 2015 will be held on August 24-28, 2015 in Belgrade, Serbia.

The aim of conference PHOTONICA 2015 is to provide an opportunity for scientists and professionals from various fields with all major topics of current and prospective interest in Photonics Research and Application.

Registration for the conference is open. Early registration fee: until June 30, 2015

The registration and further information, including the list of the invited speakers, can be found at the conference web site.

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8th Mathematical Physics Meeting

August 24th, 2014 No comments

logoThe 8th Mathematical Physics Meeting: Summer School and Conference on Modern Mathematical Physics starts today in Belgrade, Serbia. The Meeting’s programme is mainly oriented towards some recent developments in Cosmology, Gravity, Quantum Field Theory, Particle Physics, Superstring/M-Theory, and Related Mathematical Tools. The Meeting will be held from 24 to 31 August 2014.

The meeting is organized by Institute of Physics (University of Belgrade, Serbia) and Faculty of Mathematics (University of Belgrade, Serbia). The 8th Mathematical Physics Meeting is supported by the SEENET-MTP Network. This meeting is the latest meeting in series of mathematical physics meetings that has started at the first German-Serbian Summer School In Modern Mathematical Physics, which was held in Soko Banja in August 2001.

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The Modern Mathematical Physics and its Applications

August 22nd, 2014 No comments

We are very pleased to announce a meeting The Modern Mathematical Physics and its Applications that will be held from 12 to 14 September 2014 in Banja Luka, RS, BiH.

This meeting is one of the first meetings organized by the SEENET-MTP partner Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and Mathematics (Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina) and probably the first meeting in Bosnia and Herzegovina devoted exclusively to Mathematical and Theoretical Physics.

Scientific orientation of the meeting is related to research at the intersection of modern mathematics and fundamental theoretical physics. Topics in theoretical physics include: string theory, quantum field theory, gravitation, cosmology and particle physics.

SEENET-MTP provides a small support for the meeting.

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Danube School on Instrumentation in Elementary Particle and Nuclear Physics

danube-schoolThe University of Novi Sad organizes

Danube School on Instrumentation in
Elementary Particle & Nuclear Physics

University of Novi Sad, Serbia, September 8 -13, 2014

The aim of “Danube School on Instrumentation in Elementary Particle & Nuclear Physics” is to bring together graduate students from Universities, from the whole Danube region and the International community. The school is an equal opportunity event intended for MSc, PhD students and postdocs who want to acquire hands on experience in different detector technologies used in Particle Physics and Nuclear Physics, as well. Researchers who are actively involved in the field and are recognized experts in detector R&D, will give lectures and state-of-art laboratory sessions. A second very important aim of this school is to promote future collaborations between young physicists working in the same or similar areas of research. Students are encouraged to attend, contribute and share their experience.

More information can be found at a website of the School. Deadline for application is June 15, 2014.

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Petnica Summer Institute 2014

April 15th, 2014 No comments

Poster (PDF)

Summer School on Elementary Particle Physics
20-30 July 2014, Petnica Science Center, Valjevo, Serbia

The school aims to provide intensive and thorough course on elementary particle physics. The school is not limited to lectures, but will also include hands-on exercises, discussions, and independent work. School is intended for senior undergraduate and early graduate students mainly from Balkans region. All lectures will be given in English. Exceptional younger students and interested graduate students will also be considered. Lectures will be given mostly by PhD students and young postdocs, but also by some senior researchers. Lecturers come from various European and US institutions.

The school is organized by Petnica Science Center and supported by International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste.

More information about the school can be found at official web site.

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The SEENET-MTP Pilot Seminar for PhD Students on Cosmology

January 24th, 2014 No comments

SEENET-COSMO 2014 Seminar

12 – 15 February 2014, Nis, Serbia

The invited lecturers are:

  • Neven Bilić (Ruđer Bošković Institute, Zagreb, Croatia)
  • Argyris Nicolaidis(Aristotle Univesrity, Thessaloniki, Greece)

Introductory lecturs will be given by:

  • Goran Djordjević (Faculty of Science and Mathematics, Niš, Serbia)

The Seminar will be organized by the SEENET-MTP Network and its Office at the Faculty of Science and Mathematics Niš, Serbia, in cooperation with ICTP, Trieste. The first lecture will start on Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 at 5 p.m.

Organizers invite PhD and advanced Master students from the SEENET-MTP member’s institution and countries to register for the Seminar. There is no registration fee for the seminar. The organizers will try to provide some travel support, as well as a limited local support on request.

Everyone who would like to participate in this seminar should register sending a motivational letter and short biography/CV to with subject: “Registration for the SEENET-COSMO 2014 Seminar“.

More information are available here.

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ISDET2013 – Improvements in Subject Didactics and Education of Teachers

October 17th, 2013 No comments

isdet2013The Committee for Education of Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts organizes the conference

Improvements in Subject Didactics
and Education of Teachers

to be held on October 24 and 25, 2013.

The conference will work in three sections: Mathematics with Informatics, Science, and the Humanities. English will be the language of the conference and there will be no conference fee.

Three plenary lectures will be delivered by outstanding specialists who will treat general problems and perspectives of education specific for one of the three sections. In each section there will be 2–3 introductory thirty minute lectures focused on important global issues, whereas short fifteen minute presentations are supposed to contain original ideas how to improve some aspects of teachers’ education promoting better didactical transformations of the teaching content.

More information can be found at the web site of the ISDET2013.

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