The Department of Nuclear Physics (DFN) of the "Horia Hulubei"
National Institute for Physics and Nuclear Engineering is a multidisciplinary research unit in the
field of nuclear and atomic physics. It
is located in the Magurele Campus, about 5 km in the south-west of Bucharest, Romania.
The Department's mission lies in the areas of basic and applied research , particularly in the fields which are relevant for sustainable development and the national endeavour for integration in the European Union. The research projects underway in DFN are also of a major importance for training and education, but are beyond the possibilities of a single University department.
The research projects in DFN are structured in the following five directions which define the backbone of the management's strategy: