Nuclear & Particle Physics Directorate

Nuclear and Particle Physics (NPP) at BNL comprises the Collider-Accelerator Department (including the NASA Space Radiation Laboratory, NSRL), the Physics Department, the Instrumentation Division, and the Superconducting Magnet Division.  Links to department/division web pages may be found to the left.




The next Nuclear and Particle Physics Program Advisory Committee meeting will be held at Brookhaven 11-13 June 2014.  The deadline for the submission of written material to be considered at this meeting is 3 June 2014.


Reference Documents Regarding RHIC's Future

The "Hot" Science of RHIC: Status and Future (Berndt Mueller to the BSA Board, 29 March 2013)


Electron Ion Collider: The Next QCD Frontier (Final Paper)

White Paper: The Case for Continuing RHIC Operations (9/2/2012)

Community White Paper: Hot and Dense QCD Matter

White Paper: The RHIC SPIN Program (pdf)

Forging a Vision for the Future of Nuclear and Particle Physics at BNL
(Steve Vigdor at Get to Know the Lab Forum, 11/15/12)



BNL Presentations to the Tribble Panel and NSAC


BNL Presentations to the Tribble Panel, 9/7/12


BNL Presentations to NSAC, 2/15-16/13



Useful Links


NPP Program Advisory Committee


Past Reviews and Other Meetings

Electron-Ion Collider Working Group


The P5 Report on plans for high energy physics (5/29/08)

Reference Documents

Decadal Planning for RHIC Experiments

BRAHMS  |  PHENIX  |  Phobos  |  STAR Detector Advisory Committee Report

Other RHIC Documents and Links


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Last Modified: March 11, 2014
Please forward all questions about this site to: Peter Yamin