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LASERLAB 3 kick-off meeting in Bratislava

LASERLAB 3 kick-off meeting in Bratislava

March 15, 2012

On March 15, LASERLAB-EUROPE, the consortium of the major European laser research institutions, enters in Bratislava to a new, third, phase of collaboration.

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The Prime Minister D. Cameron and the Prime Minister P. Nečas at PALS

The Prime Minister D. Cameron and the Prime Minister P. Nečas at PALS

June 23, 2011

The British Prime Minister David Cameron and the Czech Prime Minister Petr Nečas visited the Research Centre PALS today afternoon. They were welcomed by the President of the Academy of Sciences, Prof. Jiří Drahoš, the Director of the Institute of Plasma Physics, Dr. Petr Křenek, govermental plenipotentiary for the ELI project, Prof. Vlastimil Růžička and other leading associates of the Institute of Plasma Physics ASCR, v.v.i., and the Institute of Physics ASCR, v.v.i., accompanied also by the representative of the HiPER project, Dr. Chris Edwards from Great Britain.

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The PALS laser celebrates 10th anniversary

The PALS laser celebrates 10th anniversary

 September 22 – 24, 2010

The Research Centre PALS organized a festive workshop on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the PALS facility launching.

ELI-PP project

ELI-PP project

October 1, 2009

Representatives of the PALS laboratory, Karel Jungwirth and Bedrich Rus, participated at the Meeting of the International Steering Board of the ELI-PP project. The meeting resulted in agreement that further co-operation of the countries participating at the project will be coordinated by the Czech Republic (more information).

The Czech bid for ELI submitted

The Czech bid for ELI submitted

September 20, 2008

The Czech bid for ELI submitted.

Visit of Prof. Hänsch

Visit of Prof. Hänsch

April 17, 2007

Visit of the Nobel Prize winner Prof. Theodor Hänsch to PALS.

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10,000th shot at PALS

10,000th shot at PALS

February 24, 2006

The Prague Asterix Laser System (PALS) fired the 10,000th target shot since its transfer from MPQ Garching.

Laser Plasma Centre (LPC)

Laser Plasma Centre (LPC)

May 9, 2005

PALS becomes a part of a newly established Laser Plasma Centre, supported by the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports.

Visit of Prof. Kroó

Visit of Prof. Kroó

March 17, 2005

Visit of the Secretary General of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Prof. Norbert Kroó, at PALS.

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Visit of Prof. Ilkaev

Visit of Prof. Ilkaev

July 12 – 18, 2004

Visit of the Director General of the Russian Federal Nuclear Centre in Sarov, Academician R. I. Ilkaev.

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