Vol 3, No 1 (2014)

Table of Contents

Historical Pills

The “plates” group of the Antonio Garbasso Institute of Florence (1953-1983) PDF
Anna Maria Cartacci 7-14
Applied nuclear physics in the final years at Arcetri and the emergence of new activities at the LABEC of the Polo Scientifico at Sesto Fiorentino PDF
Pier Andrea Mandò 15-29
Evangelista Torricelli: great discoveries and self-censorship PDF
Fabio Toscano 31-46

Activity Reports

Out-of-equilibrium systems and planetary habitability PDF
Eugenio Simoncini, John R. Brucato 47-50
GGI Workshop Beyond the Standard Model after the first run of the LHC PDF
Stefania De Curtis, Emilian Dudas, Tony Gherghetta, Yasunori Nomura, James Wells, Fabio Zwirner 51-55
Polarization of Planetary Systems PDF
Stefano Bagnulo, Gian Paolo Tozzi 57-59

Highlights

Understanding the origin of massive stars PDF
Maite Beltrán 61-65
Advanced Virgo. Investigating gravity and the universe in the land of Galileo PDF
Giovanni Losurdo 67-70
GIANO opens a new window on stellar and planetary astrophysics PDF
Ernesto Oliva 71-74

News and Events

Four schools for PhD students at the Galileo Galilei Institute for Theoretical Physics PDF
Stefania De Curtis 75-78


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