FAIR - An International Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research



FAIR is a new, unique international accelerator facility for the research with antiprotons and ions. It is ready to be built within the coming years near Darmstadt in Hesse, Germany. The major part of the budget will be provided by the Federal Republic of Germany, together with the State of Hesse. Other fractions will be funded by international partners from Europe and overseas.

The new facility, where various physics programs can be operated in parallel, will offer outstanding research opportunities and discovery potential for about 3000 scientists from about 50 countries. In the course of the coming decades the experiments will reveal consolidated findings about so far unknown states of matter and still missing information about the evolution of the Universe 13.8 billion years ago.

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The FAIR complex



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Aerial photo of the construction site taken on April 22, 2015 (photo: Till Middelhauve for FAIR)

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20.09.2016

FAIR receives a 4,000-tonne brake pad

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19.09.2016

Paolo Giubellino Appointed New Scientific Managing Director of FAIR and GSI

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16.09.2016

Chamber of Industry and Commerce Darmstadt visits FAIR and GSI for CSR-Breakfast

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14.09.2016

India's Science and Technology Minister informs himself about status FAIR

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26.09.2016

NUSTAR Week 2016

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10.10.2016

Meeting of the GSI-FAIR Merger Working Group of the Council

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11.10.2016

20th Meeting of the Administrative and Finance Committee of FAIR

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14.11.2016

2nd Meeting of Joint Scientific Council of FAIR and GSI

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29.11.2016

6th Meeting of the Resource Review Boards of FAIR

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