JINR Training Programme “JINR Expertise for Member States and Partner Countries” (JEMS)

International training programme for decision-makers in science and international scientific cooperation

JEMS – “JINR Expertise for Member States and Partner Countries”

Since 2016, the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research has been actively implementing the training programme for administrative and scientific personnel from research and educational organizations of JINR member states, associated members, and partner countries.

The training programme includes meetings with the JINR Directorate, a tour of the four main research complexes of the Institute, establishment of professional contacts with project leaders, daily lectures at the Visit Centre, as well as a Dubna sightseeing excursion.

What is JEMS

JEMS is a training programme – “JINR Expertise for Member States and Partner Countries”, run by the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna and targeted at administrators and managers of international projects in science and research in nuclear sciences and related disciplines.

JEMS trainings are held every 3-4 months. Working language – English. A Russian language training course is announced by a special notice.

The main objective of JEMS is to present JINR operating principles, research and educational programmes, user policies, as well as means and formats of participating in JINR activities. During 5 working days, participants are offered an exciting tour of JINR research infrastructure, presentations and review lectures delivered by top laboratory management and leading scientists, meetings and round-table discussions with JINR Directorate, as well as excursions around Dubna.

The following topics are milestones of a usual generic day-by-day JEMS Programme: Heavy Ion Physics and Accelerator Technologies; Neutron Applications and nano-world; Theory, Information, Education; Life Sciences on the Earth and Space; Neutrino.

Organizational Issues

Participants are expected to cover their travel to Moscow and hotel expenses in Dubna (USD 50.00 per night). JINR will organize and support a meeting of delegates at Moscow airports, transfer to/from Dubna for arrival and departure, catering in accordance with the programme.

Participants from the JINR Member States and Associate Member Countries are entitled to special financial conditions.

In order to apply please forward an official letter in the name of Dr. Sergey Dmitriev, Vice-Director of JINR, accompanied by brief CV of delegates to post@jinr.ru with c.c. to jems@jinr.ru (Attention: Ms. Yulia Polyakova, Programme Secretary) who will communicate with you concerning your travel details and other issues.
Ms. Yulia Polyakova, JEMS Programme Secretary

Ms. Elena Badawy, Officer of the Protocol Group of the JINR Department of International Cooperation, responsible for delegations accompanying
JEMS Trainings in 2023

  • 24 – 28 April, the 22nd JEMS Training Programme
  • 11 – 15 September, the 23rd JEMS Training Programme

Agenda of the 23rd JEMS Training

The Joint Institute for Nuclear Research is happy to announce the 23rd training course “JINR Expertise for the Member States and Partner Countries” for administrators and managers of international projects in science and research in nuclear sciences and related disciplines to be held in JINR, Dubna, Moscow region, Russia, on 11 – 15 September 2023. Working language of the training course will be English.

Agenda of the 23rd Training Programme
“JINR Expertise for Member States and Partner Countries”

23rd Training Programme, 11 – 15 September

*Latest update of the agenda: 07.09.23

  Download the JEMS-23 Draft Agenda (doc, 68,5 Kb)

10.09.2023 (Sunday) Airport pick-up.
11.09.2023 (Monday)
“Heavy Ion Physics and Accelerator Technologies”


Meeting with participants at the Hotel Dubna. Walking to the JINR Visit Centre (accompanied by Ms. Margarita Khvedelidze).
Formal dress code


Lecture “JINR: Introduction” (Visit Centre)


Group photography



Bus to the Veksler and Baldin Laboratory of High Energy Physics (VBLHEP)



Visit to VBLHEP

Lecture; excursion: Factory of superconducting magnets, NICA Booster, MPD experiment


Lunch (Restaurant, Hotel Dubna)


Visit to the Flerov Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions (FLNR)

Lecture; excursion: DC-280 Cyclotron, Superheavy Element Factory.


Welcome Dinner (Scientists’ Club)


12.09.2023 (Tuesday)
“Neutron Applications and Nano-world”


Visit to the Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics (FLNP)

Lectures; excursion to IBR-2


Lunch (Restaurant, Hotel Dubna)


Visit to the Applied Research Centre (FLNR)
Lecture; excursion to the FLNR Nanocentre


Lecture “International cooperation at JINR” (Visit Centre)


Lecture by Dr. Elena A. Badawy “Brief Introduction to Russian History”

13.09.2023 (Wednesday)
“Theory, Information, Education”


Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics (BLTP)
Lecture “Theory in Motion”


Visit to the Meshcheryakov Laboratory of Information Technologies (MLIT)

Lecture “Information Technologies at JINR”; excursion to the MICC JINR


Excursion around Dubna


Lunch (Restaurant, Hotel Dubna)


Presentations of the JINR University Centre (JINR Cultural Centre “Mir”)
Lecture “JINR educational programmes”
Lecture “Virtual Laboratory for Nuclear Physics Study”
Multimedia Exhibition dedicated to the 65th anniversary of JINR

14.09.2023 (Thursday)
“Life sciences on the Earth and in Space”


Visit to the Laboratory of Radiation Biology (LRB)
Lecture “Radiobiological research at the JINR Laboratory of Radiation Biology”;
excursion to the Astrobiology and Neurophysiological Departments


Visit to FLNR – Microtron


Lunch (Restaurant, Hotel Dubna)


Lecture “DLNP phasotron and MTC proton therapy treatment”; Facility tour


Lecture “Neutron Activation Analysis” (Visit Centre)


Lecture by Dr. Elena A. Badawy “JINR Social Infrastructure” (Visit Centre)


Dinner (Bar, Hotel Dubna)

15.09.2023 (Friday)


Visit to the Dzhelepov Laboratory for Nuclear Problems (DLNP)
Lecture; excursion. Baikal-GVD Project


Round Table with the JINR Directorate. Discussion. Presentation of certificates. Interviews. (Scientists’ Club, Conference Hall)


Farewell Lunch (Scientists’ Club)


Spare time / Networking

  * – Sequence of site visits, lectures and names of presenters is subject to change
Previous Trainings
  • 5 Molodezhnaya str.
    (JINR Visit Centre)

    6 Joliot-Curie str.
    (JINR Directorate)

    Moscow region,
    Russia, 141980

  • +7 (496) 216-34-16

  • +7 (496) 216-58-90

  • jems@jinr.ru

23-rd JEMS, 11 - 15 September 2023

JEMS Family Photos 2016 - 2023

23-rd JEMS, 11 - 15 September 2023

22nd JEMS, 24 - 28 April 2023

21st JEMS, 7 - 11 November 2022

20th JEMS, 14 - 18 February 2022

19th JEMS, 8 - 12 November 2021

18th JEMS, 5 - 9 July 2021

17th JEMS, 24 - 28 May 2021

16th JEMS, 19 - 23 April 2021

15th JEMS, 25 - 28 February 2020

14th JEMS, 2 - 6 December 2019

13th JEMS, 9 - 13 September 2019

12th JEMS, 3 - 7 June 2019

11th JEMS, 1 - 5 April 2019

10th JEMS, 4 - 8 February 2019

9th JEMS, 3 - 7 December 2018

8th JEMS, 3 - 7 September 2018

7th JEMS, 4 - 8 June 2018

6th JEMS, 16 - 20 April 2018

5th JEMS, 4 - 8 December 2017

4th JEMS, 27 November — 1 December 2017

3rd JEMS, 4 – 8 September 2017

2nd JEMS, 19 - 23 June 2017

1st JEMS, 17 - 20 April 2017

Launching of the JEMS training programme, August 2016


JEMS Organizer

Dmit­ry KAMA­NIN

Direc­tor of UC JINR


tel.: +7 (496) 216-58-39

fax: +7 (496) 216-58-91

е-mail: kamanin@jinr.ru