The Physics Frontier Center JINA (Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics) at the University of Notre Dame, Michigan State University, the University of Chicago, and Argonne National Laboratory will provide an intellectual center with the goal to enable swift communication and stimulating collaborations across field boundaries and at the same time provide a focus point in a rapidly growing and diversifying field.
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Physics of Atomic Nuclei (PAN) ProgramA free residential summer camp for high school students (at University of Notre Dame or at Michigan State University) and science teachers (at MSU only).
The program introduces participants to the fundamentals of the extremely small domain of atomic nuclei and its connection to the extremely large domain of astrophysics and cosmology. Website
C: Nucleosynthesis and Stellar Evolution" took place at the ECT*, Trento, Italy.
JINA will from now on broadcast the JINA Lunch Talk Series at MSU via the webinar system.
June 1 - 5, 2014
Sonitope - Chart of Isotopes as musicThe Chart of Isotopes is a graph of proton number vs neutron number -- basically an expanded periodic table. In this video you can listen to the entire chart, as we currently know it. Listen to the Video
Click on the image to view the larger chart of Isotopes
The art to science camp is one of many science programs for children and teens running by JINA. Read more
June 8 - 5, 2014The Second Laboratory Astrophysics Divsion (LAD) meeting will be held jointly with the American Astronomical Society (AAS) summer meeting at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA. Announcement
A JINA supported conference "The Sixth International Conference on Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics (NPA-VI)" will take place in Lisbon, Portugal.
July 22 - 26, 2013A JINA supported meeting "The Third International Symposium on Nuclear Symmetry Energy (NuSYM13)" will be organized at NSCL/FRIB, East Lansing, MI.
Learn Nuclear Science With MarblesA hands-on learning approach to learning about matter on the atomic and subatomic scale by comparing and contrasting different isotopes in order to Understand the various types of decay associated with different isotopes; Become aware of the goals of nuclear science and how it is applied in every-day situations; Learn about the different kinds of nuclear reactions. Details
CNO Cycle Card Game
Playing like speed solitaire, JINA's CNO Cycle Card Game is a fun way to teach and learn the CNO Cycle. Details
October 7 - 11, 2013The ECT*-JINA Workshop "Reactions Involving 12C: Nucleosynthesis and Stellar Evolution" will be held at the ECT*, Trento, Italy. Website
Art 2 Science Camp 2013This camp is an extension of JINA's Art 2 Science program which introduces children to the wonders of the physical universe! We utilize a multidisciplinary approach to learning by integrating reading, writing, and a variety of art forms with math and the physical sciences. Participants will learn about math, physics, astronomy, and chemistry by creating works of art and hands-on projects. Website
May 19 - 24, 2013A JINA supported conference "The Sixth International Conference on Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics (NPA-VI)" will take place from May 19 to 24, 2013 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Physics of Atomic Nuclei (PAN) Summer Program PAN introduces high school students and science teachers to the fundamentals of the extremely small domain of atomic nuclei and its connection to the extremely large domain of astrophysics and cosmology. Held on the campuses of the University of Notre Dame (students only) and Michigan State University.