School students from Pushkino at JINR
News, 24 February 2020
On 19 February 2020, high school students of the Tarasovka Gymnasium from the city of Pushkino visited the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research. The guests walked around the institute part of Dubna, visited the Museum of History of Science and Technology of JINR, as well as the Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions.
Acquaintance with the science city began with a walk around the historical places. Accompanied by an employee of the JINR Museum A. Zlotnikova, the guests visited the monuments to outstanding scientists who went down in history of the Institute and world science.
The children had an opportunity to learn more about the JINR fields of research in the Museum of the History of Science and Technology of JINR where A. Zlotnikova and K. Kozubsky gave a talk about the major milestones of the Institute development and the future projects of JINR scientists and conducted an exciting class in the Experimentanium.
A. Voinov told the guests about the completion of the Periodic table with new chemical elements and applied research being conducted at the Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions. He gave a tour of one of the FLNR accelerators – the IC-100, during which the students learned about the operation principle of the cyclotron and the method of track membranes production.
Source: JINR University Centre
Photos by A. Zlotnikova