04 Aug 2017

ELI-NP at World Exhibition Astana 2017

The international exhibition Astana EXPO 2017 themed "Future Energy" has opened the gates on 10 June in Kazakhstan, where Romania is participating as an exhibitor. The core of the Romanian pavilion is represented by Extreme Light Infrastructure – Nuclear Physics (ELI-NP) - visitors rated the installation among the top five most interesting exhibitions at EXPO Astana 2017! 

The central element of the Romanian pavilion presents an ensemble of 3 scale models: the ELI-NP research infrastructure, the first Romanian laser (and fourth in the world, invented by I. Agarbiceanu in 1962), and the VVR-S Nuclear Reactor model (under decommisioning process), all accompanied by videos and power-point presentations.

The fair is open until 10 September, the organisers expecting over five million visitors from all over world. 

More information: http://www.eli-np.ro/astana2017.php