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Congress

SIF National Congress 2019

The 105th edition of the SIF National Congress will be hosted at Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI), L'Aquila, from 23 to 27 September 2019.

Summer School

Joint EPS-SIF International School on Energy 2019

Course 5 - Energy: Where we stand and where we go.
22-27 July 2019 - VILLA MONASTERO - VARENNA, LAKE COMO

Nominations for the election of officers of the Italian Physical Society

Nominations as officer candidates for President or Council Member shall be sent at least 45 days prior to the Electoral Assembly date, namely within August 11th 2019. Only Members who are paid-up at the moment of the submission of their nomination and were also paid-up for 2018, can be elected and therefore nominated.
More information: here.

Publications

Ettore Majorana Scientific Papers – Second Edition

Edited by the Council of the Italian Physical Society
On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of Ettore Majorana's disappearance, SIF published a new edition of the volume "Ettore Majorana - Scientific Papers" where Majorana’s papers are reproduced in the language in which they were originally written by the author, followed by their English translation.

Publications

Lecture Notes – Joint EPS-SIF International School on Energy

In order to contribute to the training of young scientists working in the energy sector or intending to do so, the European and the Italian Physical Societies started the Joint EPS-SIF International School on Energy.

The 4th Course, "Advances in basic energy issues" is available in Open Access: EPJ Web of Conferences Vol. 189, 2018

International School of Physics "Enrico Fermi" - Courses 2019

Workshop 205 - Big data analytics
Course 206 - New frontiers for metrology: from biology and chemistry to quantum and data science
Course 207 - Advances in thermoelectricity: foundational issues, materials and nanotechnology

Prizes

SIF Prizes 2018

"Giuseppe Occhialini" Prize
The prize has been promoted jointly by the Italian Physical Society and the Institute of Physics

"Friedel-Volterra" Prize
The prize has been promoted jointly by the Italian Physical Society and the Société Française de Physique