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

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 2017



Launch of CSES satellite

Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China
2 Feb. 2018
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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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