The second Workshop on the Russian - Italian Cooperation in the Cosmic Ray Physics and Astroparticle Physics

Moscow, Russia, 26 - 30 April 2010.

Place: Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow, Leninsky prospect, 53 Map )

The meeting will be held at Lebedev Physical Institute on 26 and 27 April, afterward the separate meetings devoted to the ongoing Projects and possible future Projects will be held on 28 and 30 April. For any possible question and detail please address to the member of the Organizing Committee Yuri Stozhkov ( ).

Registration: Send mail to Natalia Agafonova . Please, indicate the Hotel which you are plane to book.

All visitors to Russian Federation need to have a valid passport. When applying for a visa a letter of invitation to the Workshop is needed. Registered participants have to send to the Organizing Committee the copy of passport page(s) with photo and date of expire in jpg format by e-mail

Hotel: For Russian hotel reservations please personally address AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to the Hotelmos Center, tel. +7 095 504 93 30, +7 095 504 93 31, fax +7 095 924 83 49, E-mail address , internet address . We recommend to you the hotel Akademicheskaya (119049, Moscow, Donskaya Street, 1) and Sputnik (Moscow, Leninsky prospect, 38 )


Monday, 26 April, General meeting


Opening of the Workshop


A. Galper and P. Picozza for PAMELA collaboration Present status of PAMELA experiment Presentation


Cofee break


O. Ryazhskaya Present status of LVD Experiment Presentation Presentation of Vadim Boyarkin


T. Roganova Looking for neutrino oscillations in the OPERA experiment Presentation




A. Studenikin Present status and perspectives of cooperation within the agreement between MSU and INFN


I. Yashin (for the DECOR Collaboration) Investigations of cosmic ray flux and interaction characteristics at ultra-high energies by means of the method of local muon density spectra Presentation


Cofee break


D. Timashkov (for the DECOR Collaboration) Development of the methods of muon diagnostics of the Earth atmosphere and near-terrestrial space by means of the muon hodoscope URAGAN Presentation


Discussion Welcome reception

Tuesday, 27 April, General meeting


M. Panasyuk Moscow State University scientific - educational satellite program Presentation


O. Saavedra "The 35 years of Italy-Russia collaboration on Cosmic Rays and Neutrino Astrophysics" Presentation


Cofee break


P. Spillantini Perspectives of future astroparticle experiments in space Presentation


L. Besrukov GERDA experiment Presentation




L. Kuzmichev for the Tunka collaboration Tunka-133: the New EAS Cherenkov Light Array for Cosmic Ray Study (1015 - 1018 eV) Presentation


N. Topchiev Experiment GAMMA-400 Presentation


V. Ryabov for the LORD collaboration. Project of the Lunar Orbital Experiment on Detection of Ultrahigh Energy Cosmic Rays and Neutrinos by Radio Method Presentation


Cofee break


General discussion


Closing of the general meeting


Social dinner

28 30 April Discussion of joint experiments in INR RAS, MEPhI, and SINP

Organized by:

Institute for Nuclear Research, Russian Academy of Sciences
Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Research Center "Kurchatov Institute"
Joint Institute for Nuclear Research
Moscow Engineering Physics Institute (State University)
Skobeltsyn Institute of Nuclear Physics, Moscow State University
Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
Italian Embassy in the Russian Federation


V.A. Matveev, Co-chairman (Russia);
P. Spillantini Co-chairman (Italy);
O.G. Ryazhskaya, Vice-Chairman (Russia);
A.M. Galper, Vice-Chairman (Russia);
Y.I. Stozhkov, Vice-Chairman (Russia);
G.A. Bazilevskaya, Secretary (Russia);
L.B. Bezrukov (Russia);
M.I. Panasyuk (Russia);
A.A. Petrukhin (Russia);
P. Picozza (Italy);
N.Yu. Agafonova (Russia);


Yuri Stozhkov (
Olga Ryazhskaya (,
Galina Bazilevskaya (
Natalia Agafonova (


Marco Ricci, Laboratori Nazionali Frascati
Giuseppe Osteria, INFN, sezione di Napoli
Donatella Campana,INFN, sezione di Napoli
Rita Carbone,INFN, sezione di Napoli
Manfred Simon,Universitat Siegen
Piero Spillantini, INFN, sezione di Firenze
Francesco Cafagna,INFN, sezione di Bari
Piergiorgio Picozza,INFN, sezione di Roma
Roberta Sparvoli,INFN, sezione di Roma
Andrea Vacchi,INFN, sezione di Trieste
Paolo Giusti, INFN, sezione di Bologna
Mirko Boezio, INFN, sezione di Trieste
Valter Bonvicini, INFN, sezione di Trieste
Giovanna Jerse, INFN, sezione di Trieste
Emiliano Mochiutti, INFN, sezione di Trieste
Cecilia Pizzolotto, INFN, sezione di Trieste
Nicola Zampa, INFN, sezione di Trieste
Giampaolo Mannocchi, Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati
Giancarlo Trinchero, Istituto di Fisica dello Spazio Interplanetario
Oscar Saavedra, Universita di Torino
Piero Galeotti, Universita di Torino
Karl Martin Henningsson, Germany
Pietro Fre, Scientific Counsellor of the Italian Embassy in Moscow
Bogomolov Eduard, - ..
Vasiliev Gennadii, - ..

With financial support of Russian Foundation for Basic Research, Lebedev Physical Institute, and Italian Embassy in the Russian Federation.