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On April 6 the staff members of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in the Russian Federation in Moscow headed by the Deputy Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Poland to the Russian Federation Ksiazek Jaroslaw visited the Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics.



On March 27 and 28 excursions to the IBR-2 reactor were organized within the framework of Days of Physics in Dubna for school students from Petrozavodsk, Stavropol and Dubna.


07/03/ 2014

On March 6, Dr. Douglas Glenzinski, spokesperson of theMu2e experiment at Fermilab, USA, visited the FLNP. During his visit, Dr. Glenzinski visited the IBR-2 reactor and IREN facility. Scientific directions developed in the Laboratory were presented to the guest by D. Chudoba. K. Udovicenko and I. Zinicovscaia introduced him to the basic fields of research conducted at the IREN and REGATA facilities.


05/03/ 2014

On February 27 the participants of the XVIII Conference of Young Scientists and Specialists (AYSS 2014) visitedthe IBR-2. I. Zinicovscaia introduced the guests to the key research fields developed in the Laboratory. M. Samsonov told the visitors about the lay-out and operation of the reactor.


04/03/ 2014

On February 22 – March 1, Dr. Mohamed Salem Badawi, the Deputy Head of the Department of Radiation Physics at Alexandria University in Egypt, visited the Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics (FLNP) of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR). His visit was held in the framework of the Protocol of Cooperation (PoC) between the JINR and Egypt, and was dedicated to discussion of the prospects of cooperation and collaboration between FLNP and AU.


22/02/ 2014

On February 19, Dr. Branko Matovic, Head of Materials Science Department of the Vinca Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Belgrade, visited the FLNP to discuss prospects of cooperation with the Laboratory. During his visit, Dr. Matovic met with the Laboratory directorate and the heads of DNICM and DSC. In addition, he visited the IBR-2 reactor, where D. Chudoba, D. Solovyev, I. Zinicovscaia and I. Papushkin introduced him to the basic fields of research conducted at the NERA, YuMO, REGATA and FSD facilities.


20/02/ 2014

February 18 has been the 80th anniversary since the birthday of one of the Laboratory veterans - Albert Borisovitch Popov. On February 19, the hero of the day held a seminar "On the history of neutron-nuclear research of FLNP". The participants immersed into the atmosphere of the 60s, Albert Borisovich reminded the veterans and told the youth the story of Laboratory establishment, of which he had been a witness and in which he had taken an active part. The Lab team congratulates Albert Borisovich on his anniversary and wishes him health and creative longevity.


06/02/ 2014

On the 6th of February participants of the 20th International Conference "Mathematics. Computer. Education" visited the IREN and IBR-2. Scientific directions developed in the Laboratory were presented to the guests by D.Chudoba and I.Zinicovscaia. K. Udovychenko, S. Kichanov, I. Bobrykov told them about IREN, DN-2, DN-12 and studies conducted on them.



The operation of the IRB-2 reactor at a power of 2 MW for physical experiments is discontinued until the Rostekhnadzor license is issued (order №67 as of 07.02.2014).


Web-site for proposal submission for IBR-2



Current power of the IBR-2 reactor and state of the shutters









The ISINN-22, May 27-30, 2014, Dubna


International Conference "Condensed Matter Research at the IBR-2",
24-27 June 2014, Dubna

Booklet FLNP 

User Guide 2011