Program Advisory Committee

In order to apply for beam time at the Bucharest TANDEM accelerators ( ) of the "Horia Hulubei" National Institute for Physics and Nuclear Engineering (IFIN-HH) please contact the Program Advisory Committee through its secretary.

The present structure of PAC is as follows:

  • Attila Krasznahorkay

  • Members:
  • Alfred Dewald
  • Nicolae Marius Marginean
  • Norbert Pietralla
  • Dimiter Balabanski
  • Silvia Leoni
  • Timo Sajavaara
  • Anna Mackova

  • Secretary:

    Dr. Dan Gabriel Ghita (

    About PAC

    Function: PAC will review the proposals and select the experiments for the FN-Tandem accelerator experimental program. At the request of the Chairman of the Nuclear Physics Department, PAC will also analyse the status of the facility and make proposals for improvement.

    Mode of Operation: Procedure for receiving and approving experiment proposals:
    A. Proposals will be submitted to PAC before the month scheduled for PAC meeting (see next section) as a file (.pdf or .doc) presenting at least (i) scientific motivation, (ii) beam time estimation, (iii) beam parameters, (iv) experimental equipment. PAC can require oral presentations of proposals during its meetings. Approved proposals will be included in the "Beamtime schedule" posted by the PAC Chair on the TANDEM web page.
    B. Meetings: PAC will meet 1-2 times/year in order to evaluate and select submitted proposals for experiments.