Information for journalists

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Thu, 10 Nov 2016

Beijing, China, November 8, 2016. At a ceremony today in Beijing, the CoEPP and IHEP announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to establish scientific exchange, collaboration and cooperation.

Wed, 2 Nov 2016

CoEPP researchers were highly successful in the November 2016 ARC Major Grants Program, receiving Discovery Projects, Future Fellowships and Linkage, Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities grants.

Wed, 17 Aug 2016

Her work work develops new ways to determine the nature and presence of dark matter 

Thu, 12 May 2016

LHC Physics data taking has now begun! Will those "bumps" herald new particles or will they just disappear? We're sure to find out soon.

Thu, 3 Mar 2016

SuperKEKB has achieved a major milestone and is now in the test operation stage.

Thu, 23 Jul 2015

Melbourne-based Phillip Urquijo is the Physics Coordinator of the Belle II experiment - based at the KEK laboratory in Japan - where he leads an international team of 600 physicists.

Tue, 21 Jul 2015

Australian made three-part documentary series Uranium – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail tells the incredible story of the rock that shaped the modern world.

Thu, 9 Jul 2015
Professor Elisabetta Barberio

The Stawell Underground Physics Laboratory (SUPL) received yet another boost with the award of \$1.18 million through the Australian Research Council’s (ARC) Linkage Projects scheme. 252 research projects were awarded a total of \$86.9 million dollars under the scheme.

Wed, 13 May 2015

Stawell Underground Physics laboratory (SUPL) received a major funding boost with the announcement of $1.75 million from the National Stronger Regions Fund.

Thu, 25 Sep 2014

Astronomers look for dark matter in space, and physicists look for it underground, but both groups will be talking about it in Great Western in central Victoria from this Sunday.