First German-Cuban Summer School on Science at FAIR

The first German-Cuban Summer School on science at FAIR will be held in Havana from April 18-22, 2016.


Together with the local partner in Havana, the Institute of Cybernetics, Mathematics and Physics (ICIMAF) lecturers from the Goethe University Frankfurt, GSI and the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies host the first German-Cuban Summer School on FAIR physics.

During this week students from Cuba will learn, discuss and work on selected topics within the FAIR programme. In addition the scientific landscape in Germany will be presented. Potential topics for collaboration will be elaborated upon.

The main topics will be:

  • The experimental program of the Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research FAIR
  • Introduction to the theory of heavy ion physics from low to high energies
  • Ion beam cancer therapy
  • Heavy Ion Physics at ultra-high energies - from FAIR to LHC 
  • The scientific landscape in Germany - challenges and opportunities for students

Further information on the topics and the the lectures can be found under Topics and Lecturers.

Further Information


Prof. Dr. Marcus Bleicher

Dr. Sascha Vogel

Dr. Hugo Celso Perez Rojas

Dr. Aurora Perez Martinez


Dr. Sascha Vogel

Phone: +49 69 798 47048

Topics and Lecturers