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APP UK 2008 Conference

Astroparticle Physics Group of the IOP

Strategic Aims of the IOP Astroparticle Physics Group

  • To promote astroparticle physics in the UK and Ireland
  • To provide an international contact equivalent to similar groups in other countries
  • To provide a forum for the UK/Eire astroparticle physics community irrespctive of funding source

According to one source, "if you think you might be an Astroparticle Physicist, you are one". Projects completely or partially concerned with Astroparticle Physics include:

  • HESS
  • Veritas
  • Auger
  • ICECUBE
  • ZEPLIN
  • DRIFT
  • Edelweiss
  • EURECA
  • CRESST
  • PLANCK
  • COBRA
  • VIRGO / LIGO / GEO 600
  • AMANDA
  • ANTARES
  • KM3
  • ACORNE
  • Nuclear Astrophysics

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