Sukhoi State Technical University of Gomel

Laboratory for Physical Studies and Abdus Salam ICTP Affiliated Centre

Address: Pr.Octiabria, 48, Gomel
Tel. (+375 232) 22-09-57

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Scientific supervisor of the Laboratory: Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Professor Pankov A.A.

Main objectives:

  • Research area: physics at high-energy colliders: LHC (Switzerland), HERA (Germany), LEP (Switzerland), TEVATRON (USA), ILC, CLIC.
  • Engaging undergraduate and postgraduate students to research, training highly qualified personnel.
  • Internships of the University staff in the leading foreign research centers, their participation in conferences, summer schools, seminars.
  • International cooperation (joint research projects, cooperation agreements, organization of international conferences, mutual visits).
  • Scientific research.
  • State program of Convergence scientific research - 5 tasks.
  • Belarusian Republican Fund for Fundamental Research - 3 tasks.
  • The special task of the Ministry of Education - grant for young scientists.
  • International project (affiliated branch of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy).
  • Joint project with the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research “ATLAS. general purpose pp-experiment at the LHC ".

Laboratory staff:

  • Pankov A.A. — Scientific supervisor of the Laboratory, prof., Dr. of Physics and Mathematics
  • Babich A.A. — Head of the Higher Mathematics Department, associate prof., Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics
  • Kokoulina E.S. — Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics (under the contract with JINR)
  • Tsitrinov A.V. — junior researcher, Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics
  • Serenkova I.A. — junior researcher, Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics
  • Pankova L.N. — programmer engineer
  • Pankov I.A. —  junior researcher

Master degree and postgraduate students:

  • Karpenko N.V. —Master degree student (under the contract in Stockholm)
  • Andreev V.V. — postgraduate student

International cooperation

  • Italy: the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (mutual visits from 1988; Federal Agreement with the International Centre for Theoretical Physics, signed in 1992; affiliated branch of ICTP, opened in GSTU in 2004).
  • The Agreement between GSTU and the University of Trieste was signed in 1996.
  • STEP support program for postgraduate students from Eastern and Central Europe (]]>]]>).
  • Norway: University of Bergen.
  • Russia: Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (Dubna), Institute for High Energy Physics (Protvino), Ioffe Institute (Saint Petersburg)
  • Ukraine: Dnipro National University, Institute for Theoretical Physics (Kiev), Institute for Nuclear Research (Kiev).
  • Pakistan: University of Lahore, National Centre for Physics (Islamabad).
  • Germany: DESY (Hamburg, Zeuthen).
  • Switzerland: CERN (Geneva).
  • In 2004 the affiliated branch of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics was opened based on the Laboratory for Physical Studies (region of Central and Eastern Europe).

Main objectives:

  • International scientific project implementation.
  • Support of students, young scientists and postgraduate students (scholarships, grants)
  • Organization of international scientific events (conferences, seminars, special lectures).
  • Organization of scientific events.
  • Gomel Seminar School for Young Scientists (1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007).
  • International conference in Nonlinear Dynamics, BSU, Minsk (2006, 2008).
  • International Seminar School in High Energy Physics, DNU, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine (2007, 2009).
  • Training the highly qualified personnel.

Laboratory publications

From 2005 to 2009 more than 50 articles were published in the leading international scientific peer review journals:

  1. Physical Review,
  2. Physics Reports,
  3. European Physical Journal,
  4. International Journal of Modern Physics,
  5. Nuclear Physics,
  6. Belarusian National Academy of Science Review,
  7. Nonlinear Phenomena in Complex Systems,

and more than 40 articles were published in the collections of research papers of international conferences among which were:

  1. A.A. Pankov, N. Paver, A.V. Tsytrinov Identification of new physics scenarios in fermion pair production at polarized ILC. 17th International Spin Physics Symposium (SPIN06), Kyoto, Japan, 2-7 Oct 2006. AIP Conf. Proc. 915:244-247, 2007.
  2. A.A. Pankov, N. Paver, A.V. Tsytrinov Discriminating large extra dimensions at the ILC with polarized beams SNOWMASS-2005-ALCPG0112, Apr 2006. 4pp. Presented at 2005 International Linear Collider Physics and Detector Workshop and 2nd ILC Accelerator Workshop, Snowmass, Colorado, USA, 14-27 Aug 2005. Published in ECONF C0508141: ALCPG0112, 2005
  3. A.A. Pankov, N. Paver, A.V. Tsytrinov Proceedings of the 2007 International Linear Collider Workshop (LCWS07 and ILC07), Hamburg, Germany, 30 May — 3 Jun 2007, (2007), p.TEV11; e-Print: arXiv:0711.0731