TIFPA - Trento Institute for Fundamental Physics and Applications


A collaborative center for translational physics research


The center is a joint initiative of
INFN  National Institute for Nuclear Physics
UNITN  Trento University
FBK  Bruno Kessler Foundation
APSS  Province of Trento Healthcare Agency
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Upcoming events


TeV Particle Astrophysics 2017 – TeVPA 2017
7 August 2017, Columbus (OH), USA
21st annual International Conference on Particle Physics and Cosmology – COSMO-17
28 August – 1 September 2017, Paris, France
21st International Conference on Particles and Nuclei – PANIC 2017
1 – 5 September 2017, Beijing, China
103° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Fisica
11 – 15 September 2017, Trento, Italy Read more
Joint meeting of the European Radiation Research Society and the Gesellschaft für Biologische Strahlenforschung – ERRS & GBS 2017
17 – 21 September 2017, Essen, Germany Read more
3rd International Conference on Particle Physics and Astrophysics – ICPPA2017
2 – 5 October 2017, Moscow, Russia
7th International Fermi Symposium
15 October 2017, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS-MIC)
21 – 28 October 2017, Atlanta (GA), USA Read more
4th Annual Conference of the Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group North-America – PTCOG-NA 2017
23 – 25 October 2017, Chicago (IL), USA Read more
International Symposium on Ion Therapy – ISIT 2017
2 – 3 November 2017, Dallas, USA Read more
17th International Symposium on Microdosimetry – MICROS 2017
5 – 10 November 2017, Venice, Italy Read more
Convegno Nazionale dell’Associazione Italiana di Radioprotezione – AIRP 2017
8 – 10 November 2017, Salerno, Italy Read more
11th International “Hiroshima” Symposium on the Development and Application of Semiconductor Tracking Detectors – HSTD11
10 – 15 December 2017, Okinawa, Japan Read more
European Week of Astronomy and Space Science – EWASS 2018
3 – 6 April 2018, Liverpool, UK Read more
57th Annual Conference of the Particle Therapy Co-operative Group – PTCOG57
21 – 26 May 2018, Cincinnati (OH), USA Read more
42nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly and Associated Events
14 July 2018, Pasadena (CA), USA


In evidence

TIFPA Activity Report 2015-16


Economia della salute e protonterapia

Marco Durante, Maurizio Amichetti, Vincenzo Dimiccoli at Festival dell'Economia 2017
June 3rd, 2017 - 3:30 PM
Dipartimento di Economia e Management • Università di Trento
Via Rosmini, 44, Trento
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Nuclear Physics European Collaboration Committee

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The Research room with the two beamlines.The two beamlines in the Trento Protontherapy Centre research room.

How to apply for beamtime

The Universe had (probably) an origin: on the theorem of Borde-Guth-Vilenkin

Emilio Elizalde (ICE/CSIC & IEEC, Barcelona)
July 26th, 2016
Sala Bethe, TIFPA


Virtual Labs

Space research

The Science of outer space

TIFPA collaborates in large experiments to study matter and forces in space...
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Medical tech

Therapy applications

TIFPA is the research partner in the Trento protontherapy center...
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Detector technologies

TIFPA will benefit from the FBK expertise in silicon-based systems for detection of radiation...
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