Basic tasks

The scientific activities

LNP consists of 9 scientific divisions, a self-financing scientific Phasotron division, a designing division, an experimental machine shop, and 3 auxiliary divisions. A total of 690 people work at the Laboratory.

The scientific activities of the Laboratory cover

  • experimental investigation in particle physics (at high, low and intermediate energies);
  • investigation of nuclear structure (including relativistic nuclear physics and nuclear spectroscopy);
  • study of condensed matter properties;
  • biological and medico-biological investigations;
  • development of new accelerators.