Kolega dr.sc. Nikša Krstulović dobio je čast biti gostujući urednik u specijalnom izdanju časopisa Materials pod naslovom ”Laser Ablation: Materials and Applications”. U njemu će biti dan pregled najnovijih znanstvenih postignuća vezanih za procese laserske ablacije i pripadnih primjena u analizi i sintezi novih materijala.
Dean Popovic defended his PhD thesis titled Diagnostics and the application of pulsed cold atmospheric plasma.
On July 6, 2018, a CALT Project (Center for Advanced Laser Techniques) opening conference was held on the premises of the Ministry of Science and Education in Zagreb. The conference gathered more than 80 participants from the academic community as well as national institutions and companies interested in research based on advanced laser techniques.
On Monday the 28th, 2018, a Contract was signed in the Ministry of Science and Education, according to which the sum of 39,558,639.75 Hrk is awarded to the project “Cryogenic center of the Institute of Physics – KaCIF” within the “Operational Programme Competitiveness and Cohesion 2014.– 2020“, financed by the European Regional Development Fund.
On Thursday, May 3rd 2018, the CERN Expert Mission led by CERN's Director for International Relations Charlotte Warakulle visited the Institute of Physics.
The ceremony marking the signing of the contract for the Grant for the strategic project "CALT (Advanced Laser Technology Center)"
Based on the previously announced tenders and the new Ordinance on the structure and work of the Institute of Physics, on 1st of March, 2018 a record number of employment contracts were signed.
The Institute of Physics participated at the annual meeting C-MAC Days 2017
European Commission has recently approved the Horizon 2020 proposal Multiscale Modelling For Fusion and Fission Materials which engages Institute of Physics’ participation among 19 other EU research institutions.