On January 9, 2015 the General Assembly of APPEC elected Frank Linde – former director of Nikhef – as its new Chair. Thomas Berghöfer (DESY ) was reappointed as General Secretary.
The air shower simulation program CORSIKA turned 25 years old last October. CORSIKA is a detailed Monte Carlo program to study the evolution and properties of extensive air showers in the atmosphere.
For their outstanding work in the field of experimental astroparticle physics, the German Physical Society (DPG) has awarded the Gustav Hertz Price 2015 to Thomas Bretz, now at RWTH Aachen, and Daniela Dorner of the University of Würzburg.
What happens when HAP dark-matter physicists meet HAP cosmic-rays physicists at a HAP workshop? They set up a new experiment!
The complete list of past and upcoming Conferences, Meetings, Workshops and Schools can be found here.