Bulgarian Institute of Solid State Physics
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Union of the Physicists in Bulgaria

Created 7.1.2012
Updated 11.1.2017

Events 2011
Events 2012
Events 2013
Events 2014
Events 2015
Events 2016

    Topical Research Meeting on Physical Principles of Biological and Active Systems, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 6 7 January 2016, Registration deadline: 10 December 2015

    Frontiers in Unconventional Superconductivity, Superfluidity and Magnetism, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, 8 January 2016, Early registration deadline: 11 December 2015

    15th Anglo-French Physical Acoustics Conference, Selsdon Park Hotel, Surrey, UK, 13 15 January 2016, Early registration deadline: 2 December 2015

    TFTA 2016 2nd International Conference on Thin Film Technology and Applications, 14 16 January 2016, Bangkok, Thailand

    Nano Tech 2016 Technology Innovation for Tomorrow, International Exhibition and Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 27 29 January 2016


    EMI Beyond "English as a Medium of Instruction" Old challenges, new competences, International Winter School, 1 5 February 2016, Padua, Italy; Abstract submission deadline: 10 December 2015

MARCH 2016

    IEEE-ICEEOT-2016 International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, and Optimization Techniques, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, DMI College of Engineering, Palanchur, Nazarethpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, 3 5 March 2016, Abstract submission deadline: 19 January 2016

APRIL 2016

    BSLS The annual Conference of the British Society for the Literature and Science, University of Birmingham, UK, 7 9 April 2016

MAY 2016

    E-MRS Spring Meeting of the European Materials Research Society has 31 parallel symposia, 3 workshops, poster and plenary sessions. Around 80 international exhibitors will displey equipment, instrumentation, products, software, publications and services, 2 6 May 2016, Lille Grand Palais, France; Deadline for abstract submission: 15 January 2016

    RAD 2016 Fourth International Conference on Radiation and Applications in Various Fields of Research, 23 27 May 2016, Nish, Serbia. Abstract submission deadline: 30 November 2015

JUNE 2016

    EBT2016 Electron Beam Technologies, Twelfth International Conference, 13 18 June 2016, Varna, Bulgaria; Abstract submission deadline: 10 March 2016

    A Poetic View of William Rowan Hamilton History of Physics Group meeting at the Institute of Physics, 76 Portland Place, London, 14 June 2016, Start time: 17:45. The fee to attend is Pounds 5 for non-members; IoP members can attend for free. Advanced registration is needed.

    SLSA(Eu) European Society for Literature, Science and the Arts Control, Annual conference, 14 17 June 2016, Stockholm, Sweden

    SSHAP 2016 Ernst Mach Centenary Conference, University of Viena, Austria, 16 18 June 2016, Society for the Study of the History of Analytical Philosophy

    Biomath2016, International conference on Mathematical Methods and Models in Biosciences
South-West University centre Bachinovo, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, 19 25 June 2016
Abstract deadline 8 April 2016, Proceeding BIOMATH v. 5 (2016), Paper submission deadline 30.09.2016

    InSITE 2016, Multi-conferences, Informing Science Institute and Faculty of Economics, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania, 27 June 1 July 2016, Abstract submission deadline: 15 December 2015

JULY 2016

    HPS6 Sixth Integrated History and Philosophy of Science conference, School of Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, 3 5 July 2016

    Workshop "Nature(s), Humans and God(s)" Two days workshop on Science and Literature, Syros Island, Greece, 8 9 July 2016. Deadline for abstract submission has been extended to 15 May 2016.

    ESOF EuroScience Open Forum, Science as Revolution, Manchester, UK, 23 27 July 2016

    NANOMS2016 Conference on nanotechnology and Materials Science, Ni'an, China, 28 29 July 2016


    IHPST Science as Culture in the European Context: Historical, Philosophical, and Educational Perspectives 1st European Regional Conference, 22 25 August 2016, Europa-Universitat Flensburg, Germany; Abstract submission deadline: 14 February 2016

    GGF Global Graphene Forum, 23 25 August 2016, M/S Mariella, Viking Line, Stockholm, Sweden; Abstract submission deadline: 15 February 2016

    IHPST 2016 1st European IHPST Regional Conference, August 22-25, 2016, Europa-Universitat Flensburg, Germany, 22 25 August 2016, International History Philosophy and Science Teaching Group

    19th ISCMP, 19 International School on Condensed Matter Physics "Advances in Nanostructured Condensed Matter: Research and Innovations", Varna, Bulgaria, 28 August 2016 2 September 2016.


    Invention, application and exploitation in the history of physics, 2nd International Conference on the History of Physics, Pollau Castle, Pollau, Austria, 5 7 September 2016. Abstract submission deadlines 7 May 2016

    Science and Literature, 2nd International Conference on History of Science, Pollau, Austria, 7 9 September 2016. Abstract submission deadline 15 May 2016.

    ISROSES-III International Symposium on Recent Observations and Simulations of the Sun-Earth System, 11 16 September 2016, Golden Sands, Bulgaria

    19th International EU Grant Academy, Horizon 2020, International networking and future cooperation between Research Organisations and Industry, Portoroz, Slovenia, 18 23 September 2016 (Early registration until 31 March 2016)

    ESHS 7th International Conference of the European Society for the History of Science, Prague, 22 24 September 2016

    11th Conference of the Society of Physicists of Macedonia with International participation, Ohrid, Macedonia, 22 25 September 2016. Abstract submission deadline: 1 May 2016, E-mail: nenad@pmf.ukim.mk

    24 ICM&T International Conference on Materials and Technology, Portoroz, Slovenia, 28 30 September 2016. Deadline for abstract submission is 20th May 2016.

    3 National Congress on Physics, Sofia, Bulgaria, 29 September 2016 2 October 2016

First Announcement
Deadline for abstract submission is 31 May 2016


    Revolution in time: Newtonian influence and the physics of John Harrison's pendulum clocks, One day meeting, 5 October 2016, 10:00 17:00, National Maritime Museum, Romney Road, Greenwich SE10 9NF. For registration contact: Lizelle de Jager e-mail: ldejager@rmg.co.uk

    H. B. J. Moseley (1887 1915); a lost Nobel Laureate?, One day meeting, 19 October 2016, 10:30 17:15, Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BG. Registration is required. Send form below to Professor John Nicholson, 52 Buckingham Road, Hampton, Middx TW12 3JG, e-mail: jwnicholson01@gmail.com.

    VII EPS Forum Physics and Society 26 28 October 2016, London, United Kingdom


    NANO 2016, 18th International Workshop on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Sofia, 18 19 November. Deadline for Abstract submition (1/2 A4. 1800 characters) is 31 October 2016.


    Nanotech Dubai 2016 3 International Conference and Exhibition, 5 7 December 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    IHPST 3rd Asian International History, Philosophy and Science Teaching Regional Conference, 15 18 December 2016, Pusan National University, South Korea, E-mail: haseo@pusan.ac.kr

JULY 2017

    ICWIP 2017 International Conference on Women in Physics, University of Birmingham, UK, 16 20 July 2017

    DHST 2017 Division of the History of Science and Technology, 25th International Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 23 29 July 2017


    InSITE 2017 Informing Science + IT Education Conference, Ho Chi Minh (Saigon), Vietnam, 31 July 2017 5 August 2017


    ALT 2017 Advanced Laser Technology, 25 International Conference, Busan, Korea, 10 15 September 2017


    Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei gives four International awards "Luigi Tartufari": one for history; another about inequality, third for friental history and literature and one about constitutional history (25 000 Euro each), deadline 31 December 2016.

    International award given by Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei "Cataldo Agostinelli e Angiola Gili Agostinelli" about pure and applied mechanics and mathematical physics (15 000 Euro), deadline 31 December 2016.

    Antonio Feltrinelli Giovani Four National Prise in Astronomy, Mathematics, Medicin and Physics will be awarded to Italian Scholars under the age of 40 who have achieved results of autstanding originality independence and international significance, in the amount of 50 000 each. Nomination may be submited by the Lincei Fellows and the Presidents of Italian and foreign Academies. Deadlines for nomination is 31 October 2016 (accademianazionaledeilincei@postecert.it; ufficio.premi@lincei.it)

    Early Career Award IoP New Journal of Physics, The winner will receive 3000; one full article publication charge waiver, and 50% waiver on the next two papers, Closing date 30 September 2016.

    For Women in Science International Awards 2017 edition D-7, Physical Sciences, LOreal-UNESCO, Nomination Deadline 20 June 2016.

    European Foundations Award for Responsible Research and Inovation

    The Royal Society Awards are open for nominations up to 30 January 2017:
  1. Copley Medal is awarded annually for outstanding achievements in any branch of science made by experiment or otherwise. It is the world's oldest scientific prize first awarded in 1731 from Godfrey Copley FRS (1653 1709) who donated 1000 pounds for improving natural knowledge.

  2. Queens Medals are three Royal Medals awarded annually for most important contributions to the advancement of Natural Knowledge in the physical and biological sciences. The third medal is awarded for distinguished contributions in the applied sciences.

  3. Bakerian Medal awards ?100 for an oration or discourse on natural history or experimental philosophy. It was established by Henry Baker FRS (1698 1774).

  4. Davy Medal is awarded annually to an outstanding researcher in the field of chemistry. It was first awarded in 1877.

  5. Hughes Medal is awarded biennially (in odd years) to an outstanding researcher in the field of energy.

    The Royal Society Innovation Awards will be available each year of up to 250,000 Euro: one for research in the Physical sciences and one for research in the Biological sciences. This scheme is open for applications and will close on 7 July 2016.

Institute of Physics Awards 2016

    Isaac Newton medal International award

    Born medal and prize commemorate Max Born who died in 1970. It is International bilateral award. The Institute of Physics (IoP) and the German Physical Society set up this award in 1972.

    Occhialini medal and prize is International bilateral award given from the Italian Physical Society and the Institute of Physics (IoP) to honor the memory of Giuseppe Occhialini since 2007.

    Dirac gold medal is specifically for theoretical, mathematical and computational physics named after P A M Dirac in 1985

    Faraday gold medal is established in 2008

    Glazebrook gold medal and prize is instituted in 1965

    Swan gold medal is known as Business and Innovation Medal.

    Bragg medal and prize is education and outreach award given for the popularization and teaching of physics

    Kelvin bronze medal and prize is education and outreach award instituted in October 1994 for outstanding contribution to public engagement within physics.

    Appleton medal and prize is subject award. It has originally been known as the Chree medal and prize memorated to Dr Charles Chree (President of The Physical Society 1908 1910)

    Franklin medal is a subject award given for research in physics, life sciences, medical and biological physics. Rosalind Franklin is a x-ray crystallographer who understands structure of DNA. The medal is accompanied by a prize of ?1000

    Gabor medal and prize is a subject award given for research in physics. It is known as a Duddell medal since 1923. William du Bois Duddell invented the electromagnetic oscillograph. Dennis Gabor is a Hungarian British physicist. He invented the technique of holography, a method of photographical recording and reproducing three dimensional images and received the Nobel Prize in Physics (1971)

    Khwarizmi International Award in science and technology for researchers, inovators and inventors all over the worlk in Aerospase, Biotechnology, Environment, Electrical and Computer, Materials, Mechanics, Mechatronics, Information and Nanotechnology and Industry and Technology Management is implementing annualy since 1986. Applications in English are welcome no later than 10 November 2016. The Khwarizmi International Award will present in a prestigious ceremony held in Tehran in February 2017.


    MIF Matsumae International Foundation opens one year Fellowship Program , 49 2018 2019 . 2017 .

    Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship in the UK, 5 years for outstanding early-career researchers who require flexible working due to personal circumstances, deadline 24 November 2016.

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Job Vacancies, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Post-Doctoral Fellowships, Instituto Nationale di Fisica Nucleare offers 20 (twenty) positions for Research in Experimental Nuclear Physics in 2017 2018. Deadline for applications is 15 November 2016 through the website


Fulbright Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange

CTR Carinthian Tech Research AG is a Center of excellence in southern Austria (Villach)
    INFN Instituto Nationale di Fisica Nucleare, Italy


Flanders Research Foundation

Swiss National Science Foundation

Czech Science Foundation