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  Fundamental research in theoretical and experimental physics and astrophysics, mathematical physics


Head of the Laboratory

Dr.Cecil Pompiliu GRUNFELD


RESEARCH GROUPS:

1. THEORETICAL PHYSICS AND ASTROPHYSICS; MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
  • atomic and molecular physics in cosmic space
  • quantum field theory
  • dynamical systems
  • statistical physics
    • non-equilibrium statistical mechanics kinetic theory of the simple gas and reactive kinetic theory
  • equilibrium statistical mechanics
    • phase transitions and exactly soluble models

    2. COSMOLOGY

         Main research Topics

  • Neutrino Cosmology ;
  • Standard and non-Standard Cosmological Models ;
  • Constraints on Cosmological Parameters ;
  • Formation and Evolution of the Cosmological Structures ;
  • Reionization History ;
  • Magnetic Field Topology in Galactic Winds ;
  • Statistics and Topology of the Cosmic Radiation Background ;

    3. COSMIC RAYS AND NUCLEAR ASTROPHYSICS

  • nuclear astrophysics;
  • properties of cosmic rays and accelerated particles;
  • detectors development for corpuscular, X and gamma cosmic radiation.