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  Helsinki Institute of Physics
The Helsinki Institute of Physics is a physics research institute that is operated jointly by the University of Helsinki, the Helsinki University of Technology, the University of Jyväskylä and the Lappeenranta University of Technology.
The mandate of the institute is to carry out and facilitate research in basic and applied physics as well as in physics research and technology development at international accelerator laboratories.
The legislation, by which the Institute was founded, was passed by the Finnish Parliament in summer 1996 and operations began on September 1 of the same year.
www.hip.fi   (455 words)

  
 Institute of Physics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Institute of Physics (IOP) is the United Kingdom's professional body for physicists.
The IoP accredits undergraduate degrees (BSc/BA and MSci/MPhys) in Physics in British and Irish universities.
At post-16 level, the IoP has developed the 'Advancing Physics' A-level course, in conjunction with the OCR examining board, which is accredited by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Institute_of_Physics   (905 words)

  
 Scientists calculate how high heels can go
He is always keen to try and explain physics to the wider world, and recently discussed quantum mechanics with the general public at the Royal Institution.
The Institute of Physics is a leading international professional body and learned society with over 37,000 members, which promotes the advancement and dissemination of a knowledge of and education in the science of physics, pure and applied.
In Great Britain and Ireland the Institute is active in providing support for physicists in all professions and careers, encouraging physics research and its applications, providing support for physics in schools, colleges and universities, influencing government and informing public debate.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2004-03/iop-sch031904.php   (896 words)

  
 IOP - Learning Physics - Careers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Physics is at the heart of everything and is a highly rewarding discipline to study at school, university and beyond.
The Institute, in conjunction with the Royal Society of Chemistry and a variety of Biological Societies/Institutions come together throughout the year to promote careers in science to both young and old alike through national career events.
Copyright © Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing Ltd. 2003 - The Institute of Physics is a registered charity, no. 295851.
learningphysics.iop.org /beyond_school/careers/index.html   (614 words)

  
 Electronic Journals from Institute of Physics Publishing: iop journal archive
The IOP Journal Archive is a comprehensive digital collection of all the work published by the Institute between 1876 and 1996.
All higher and further education institutions in the UK are eligible to apply for access to the archive.
Registration for the Institute of Physics Journal Archive requires that a licence agreement is completed and returned for your institution to receive free permanent access to the archive.
journals.iop.org /archive   (489 words)

  
 eIFL - Institute of Physics Publishing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Institute of Physics(IOP) is a leading international professional body and learned society, established to promote the advancement and dissemination of a knowledge of, and education in the science of physics, pure and applied.
Institute of Physics Publishing (IoPP), is the not-for-profit 'publishing arm' of the Institute of Physics.
If you are an institution in one of the eIFL countries and would either like to know whether your institution has access to the IoPP on-line journals or how to gain access to them, please get in touch with your country coordinator.
www.eifl.net /services/services_sci_iop.html   (412 words)

  
 Main Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Institute of Physics is the structural unit of the St. Petersburg State University.
In 1971-1975 the Institute and the Physics Faculty were moved to new campus in Stary (Old) Peterhof, which is situated in 35 km on the southwest from St. Petersburg.
The Institute of Physics is tightly related with the Physics Faculty forming a unified complex for education and research.
www.niif.spbu.ru /index_en.html   (705 words)

  
 INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS
The Institute was founded in 1946 as Institute of Physics and Mathematics of the Academy of Sciences.
In early 1990s a significant reorganization of the Institute of Physics took place as a result of which the LAS Nuclear Research Centre was established and laboratories of several branches went over to this Centre and the University of Latvia, but one laboratory went over to the LAS Institute of Physical Energetics.
In accordance with the decisions of the General Meeting of scientists of the Institute and the Senate of the University of Latvia, it has been envisaged that in 1997 the Institute will join the University of Latvia, thus becoming an independent structural unit of scientific and academic education of the University of Latvia.
www.lza.lv /EN/INST/in01.htm   (447 words)

  
 Department of Physics - What is Physics?
Ask a physicist what physics has to do with, and you are likely to be told: "Everything!" Though oversimplified, this answer does contain a kernel of truth.
Many use their understanding of physics to develop practical applications that solve more familiar human problems.
The pioneering work on semiconductors in the 1940s led to the development of computers, transistor radios and a communication network that is bringing the peoples of the world ever closer together.
www.wpi.edu /Academics/Depts/Physics   (264 words)

  
 RSU Institute Of Physics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Research institute of physics as a multi-profile scientific research organization was founded in 1936.
Institute is the prominent in Russia scientific organization in two areas of physics of solids: the physics of segnetoelectrics and synthesis of new segnetoelectric materials and X-ray and electron spectroscopy.
Investigations in the different fields of modern physics are developed in Institute such as physics of surface, phase transitions physics, investigations of disordered solid systems, radiphysics, astrophysics and other.
ip.rsu.ru /?lng=eng   (261 words)

  
 Institute of Physics - Member Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Institute of Physics has a fascinating and diverse membership that ranges from university students through qualified professionals in all disciplines to the still interested and involved retired community.
We believe that the Institute of Physics is a place where any physicist or person interested in physics can come and find someone or something to interest and amaze them.
You might also be a member of another professional institution, and want to participate in the varied activities of the Institute's Groups and Branches and keep up to date by reading the internationally acclaimed "Physics World".
members.iop.org /join.html   (952 words)

  
 Institute of Physics Online
The IoP collection is mainly aimed at the faculty and students in scientific disciplines such as biomedical engineering, physics, materials engineering, electrical and computer engineering, and mechanical engineering.
IoP has provided a powerful search engine as well as browsing capabilities, a range of viewing and printing options, several valuable personalization features, a remote service for off site access, and multimedia functionality for selected journals, incorporating video clips, simulations and data sets.
Although the main page of the Institute of Physics, has a wealth of services, we are limiting this discussion to the Electronic Journals set of services.
www.istl.org /00-summer/journals.html   (1904 words)

  
 Kirensry Institute of Physics | L. V. Kirensky Institute of Physics Siberian Branch Russian Academy of Science
The Kirensky Institute of Physics of SB RAS was founded on the ground of the Decision of the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR dated the 12th of October 1956, on the initiative of Leonid Vasilyevich Kirensky, who had headed the newly organized Institute, consisted that time of three laboratories:
At present the Institute is a structural unit of the Russian Academy of Sciences; it is directly subordinate to the Presidium of the Siberian Branch of RAS.
The Institute staff consists of 339 persons; 137 researchers are among them, including 2 Full Members of RAS, 1 Corresponding Member of RAS, 30 Doctors and 86 Candidates of Sciences, 32 young scientists and specialists, 47 post-graduate students.
www.kirensky.ru /eng/index.htm   (290 words)

  
 UR: Faculty of Science >> Institute of Physics
In 1966 it became the Department of Physics and was followed by the Department of Theoretical Physics two years later.
Currently, there are eight units and four scientific laboratories in the Institute.
Full-time - an MA degree course; a complementary MA degree course (methodology of teaching: physics and physics with computer education); a vocational BA degree course (specialisation: teaching physics and mathematics, physics and computer education, teaching physics and science education),
www.univ.rzeszow.pl /eng/inst_phys.php   (120 words)

  
 American Institute of Physics - dominik.net/physics
The amount of content that this has is enormous, and the up-to-date physics news is a great resource.
However, most of the content is fairly advanced and there are no educational tutorials for visitors to learn some of the more basic concepts.
One of the subsections of the site is Computers In Physics, which presents awards to outstanding physics Java applets and computer applications in Physics.
www.dominik.net /physics/aip.php3   (318 words)

  
 UCSD Physics -- The University of California, San Diego - Department of Physics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
UCSD Physics -- The University of California, San Diego - Department of Physics
"On Dec. 6, 2006, Sally K. Ride, America's first female astronaut and UCSD physics professor, was recognized for her NASA accomplishments and efforts to encourage girls to nurture their childhood lo...
Members of the UCSD Experimental Particle Physics Group, including graduate and undergraduate students (Mark Neubauer, Shih-Chieh Hsu, Elliot Lipeles, Frank Wurthwein and Rami Vanguri) made the firs...
www-physics.ucsd.edu   (167 words)

  
 Women in Physics Group - Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
If you are not a member of the Institute of Physics and would like to join, please go to online membership application page.
If you are a member of the Institute of Physics and you wish to join this Group or Branch, please fill in the Groups and Branches membership form
Copyright © Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing Ltd. 2001
groups.iop.org /WP   (221 words)

  
 Physics Institute UZH
Our institute consists of several groups in experimental and theoretical physics.
The institute is located on the University of Zürich campus Zürich-Irchel.
Information on how to reach the institute on this campus can be found under Info.
www.physik.unizh.ch   (50 words)

  
 Calphysics Institute
The primary mission of the Calphysics Institute is to carry out research on the electromagnetic quantum vacuum, with emphasis on the formulation and execution of experiments to elucidate the properties of the quantum vacuum and to search for possible technological applications.
The Calphysics Institute is the research organization led by Bernard Haisch, president of the non-profit Digital Universe Foundation.
Toward the end of the NASA study, over $2M in private philanthropic funding became available and as a result the California Institute for Physics and Astrophysics (CIPA) was established in Palo Alto.
www.calphysics.org   (671 words)

  
 American Center for Physics
The American Center for Physics brings together in one building, American Institute of Physics, American Physical Society, American Association of Physics Teachers, and American Association of Physicists in Medicine.
The American Center for Physics also is a unifying force for the field of physics and the many programs of physics societies.
The American Center for Physics provides a focal point for the physics community, increases the community's interactions with government decision makers, and serves as a resource for scientists, educators, and the public.
www.acp.org   (273 words)

  
 Institute of Semiconductor Physics NAS Ukraine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Institute of Semiconductor Physics (ISP) of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (NASU) has been established in 1960 on the basis of several departments and laboratories of the Institute of Physics of NASU.
The deciding factor in this was that two scientific schools have been developed at the above subdivisions of the Institute of Physics and gained worldwide recognition by that time, namely, those headed by the Academicians of NASU V.E. Lashkaryov and S.I. Pekar.
ISP is engaged in fundamental investigations and scientific-technical works in the following areas: physics of semiconductors and semiconductor devices; semiconductor materials science; optics and spectroscopy; optoelectronics; sensorics; diagnostics and certification of semiconductor materials; infrared photoelectronics; liquid-crystal and electrolumines-cence facilities for display of information; high-temperature electronics; semiconductor solar power engineering.
www.pvb.semicond.kiev.ua   (215 words)

  
 NUI Maynooth > Department of Experimental Physics >
Astro2, the Astronomy and Physics Society at NUI Maynooth, was presented with the Nexus Award for Best Student Physics Society in the UK and Ireland on 19 January 2006.
Nexus is the student branch of the Institute of Physics, the professional body for physicists in the UK and Ireland.
Pictured above l to r: President of the Institute of Physics, Professor Sir John Enderby is pictured with Emily Duffy, Astro2 President, and Eoin Butler, Astro2 Vice-President.
physics.nuim.ie   (325 words)

  
 Institute of Physics - Home of the Institute of Physics
Institute of Physics - Home of the Institute of Physics
Institute disappointed with the pre-budget announcement on the research assessment exercise consultation
Nexus, the student wing of the Institute of Physics
www.iop.org   (169 words)

  
 - Einstein Year 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
At the Institute of Physics we are continuing with our outreach programme in 2006 and you can continue to access new fun physics activities at www.physics.org.
This website will no longer be updated, but it will stay live so you can continue to use the resources we’ve built up over the year including the Physics to Go pack, the games and all the different themes.
To round-off Einstein Year, physicists at the Institute of Physics have calculated the energy consumed – and the CO2 emissions created – by the most familiar (and to some, the least welcome) festive activities in the week leading up to Christmas.
www.einsteinyear.org   (329 words)

  
 Andronikashvili Institute of Physics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
b) High-energy Physics: Investigation of dynamics of elemental particle interaction at small and supersmall distances, investigation of cumulative multi-particle processes in hadron-nuclear interactions, investigation of interaction between cosmic rays and air cores, investigation of hadron-hadron and deeply non- elastic lepton interactions;
Study of toxic and cancerogenic element distribution in gases, soil and underground waters, determination of element content by nuclear and optical methods.
The scientists of the institute colaborate and carry out the joint investigations with a number of scientific centres abroad: CERN (Geneva, Switserland), United Institute of Nuclear Researches (Dubna, Russia), Institute of Nuclear Physics (Piza, Italy), Sussex University (GB), Beiroth University (Germany), Institute of Plasma Physics (Prague, Czekh Republic), Hiroshima University (Japan).
www.acnet.ge /physics.htm   (219 words)

  
 Institute in Scotland - Home Page
The Institute of Physics in Scotland, one of thirteen national or regional branches of the Institute of Physics, organises lectures, meetings and conferences for its members in Scotland, and works locally to promote physics, physics education and public understanding of physics.
If you are not a member of the Institute of Physics and would like to join, please go to membership application page.
If you are a member of the Institute of Physics and would like to join the Institute of Physics in Scotland please go to Member Services/Branches
scotland.iop.org   (123 words)

  
 New Zealand Institute of Physics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The New Zealand Institute of Physics is the institute for professional physicists.
A forum for discussing physics education and research.
Submissions to government concerning physics education and research.
nzip.rsnz.org   (57 words)

  
 Institute of Physics - Library
The Library of the Institute of Physics is an open scientific library covering the fields of solid state physics, statistical physics, surface science and atomic, molecular and optical physics.
The Library was established at the same time when the Institute was founded in the year of 1960.
The Libray is primarily intended to meet the information needs of scientists inside the Institute, but offers its services also to the researchers of other institutes, university members, students etc.
www.ifs.hr /en/library.html   (157 words)

  
 Physics and engineering jobs - Physics Today Career Network
The Physics Today Career Network is considered by recruiters worldwide as the best resource – either in print or online – for posting open positions.
Physics Today offers advertisers unmatched exposure and the best buy for their advertising dollar.
Copyright © 2006 by the American Institute of Physics
www.physicstoday.org /jobs   (142 words)

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