Two power supplies have been developed by the Space Engineering Research Team of the Wigner Physics Research Center for the PEP Plasma Physics Instrumentation (PI Stas Barabash, IRF, Kiruna, Sweden), the integration of the first flight unit began at the University of Bern in early August . PEP will be launched on its nine-year journey on an Ariane rocket in May 2022 as part of the ESA Juice project. The aim of the project is to research Jupiter and its moons.

Icarus is a prestigious scientific journal devoted to Solar System studies, published by Elsevier and endorsed by the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society.
Our colleagues published a review paper on new trends of nano-optical research in Reviews of Modern Physics, the world’s premier review journal in physics.
The CERN Council announced that it had unanimously updated the strategy intended to guide the future of particle physics in Europe within the global landscape
A Special Issue with two of our colleagues as Editors in the Open Access journal "Crystals" is open for submissions.