May 22, Tuesday.

8:00 – 8:30 Breakfast

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

Plenary sessions

Fundamental properties of the neutron, UCN& related topics

09:00 – 09:10


09:10 – 09:50

Geltenbort P.  Physics with UCN and VCN at PF2 (ILL).

09:50 – 10:20

Daum M. The new UCN source at PSI.

10:20 – 10:50

Kawasaki S. A new spallation ultracold neutron source at RCNP.

10:50 – 11:05 Coffee break

11:05 – 11:45

Dubbers D.  The beta decay of the neutron.

10:45 – 12:15

Masuda Ya., Asahi K., Hatanaka K., Sun-Chan Jeong, Kawasaki Sh., Matsumiya R., Matsuta K., Miharaand M., Watanabe Yu. A new EDM measurement with a new generation UCN source.

12:15 – 12:40

Ino TNeutron lifetime measurement with a pulsed neutron beam at

12:40 – 13:15

Frank APrecise UCN spectroscopy using neutron Fabry Perrot interferometers.

13:15 – 13:30   Conference photo

13:30 – 14:30   Lunch

16:15 – 16:30   Coffee

First parallel session

Fundamental properties of the neutron, UCN& related topics

16:30 – 17:00

Pokotilovski YuPotential of a neutron Lloyd's mirror interferometer for the search of new interactions.

17:00 – 17:25

Kuznetsov I., Voronin V.V. Measurement of neutron electric charge by the spin interferometry technique.

17:25 – 17:55

Nesvizhevsky V. et al.  Quantum levitation of nanoparticles seen by ultracold neutrons.

17:55 – 18:15

Lychagin E. et al. Temperature dependence of UCN "small heating" probability and spectrum of up-scattered UCN at surface of fombline Y-HVAC 18/8 oil.

Second parallel session

Reactions with emission of light nuclei

16:30 – 17:00

Khryachkov V.  Recent investigation of (n, α) reaction cross section for chromium isotopes.

17:00 – 17:20

Bondarenko I. New experiment for 19F(n, α)16N reaction excitation function investigation.

17:20 – 17:40

Ivanova T.  The tritium production cross section for neutron interaction with 10B nuclei.

17:40 – 18:00

Kadenko A. Cross-sections of (n,p), (n, a), (n,2n)-reactions on isotopes of Dy, Er, Yb at En= 14.6 MeV.

18:00 – 18:20

Sedysheva M. Systematical analysis of (n,α)-reaction cross-sections for (6-20) MeV neutrons.

19:00 Dinner


May 23, Wednesday.

8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast

Plenary sessions


09:00 – 09:25

Gagarski A., Guseva I., Val’sky G., Petrov G., Petrova V., Zavarukhina T. Determination of a scission neutron yield in 252Cf spontaneous fission from the experiment on measuring the angular dependence of coincidences between fission neutrons.

09:25 – 09:55

Petrov G. TRI and ROT effects in ternary fission.

09:55 – 10:20

Guseva I., Gagarski A., Petrov G., Val’sky G.  The comparison of binary and ternary fission configurations close to the instant of scission.

10:20 – 10:45

Barabanov ANuclear spin-orbit interaction in ternary fission.

10:45 – 11:10

Tchuvil'skyYuROT-effect in (n, α γ)- reactions.

11:10 – 11:25 Coffee break


11:25 – 12:00

Cser L. New developments in atomic resolution holography.

Cser L. Budapest neutron center: instrumentation and highlights.

12:00 – 12:30

Jentschel MGamma ray optics.

12:30 – 13:00

Nesvizhevsky V. Gravitational and centrifugal quantum states of antihydrogen.

13:00 – 14:30  Lunch

14:30 – 16:15  Poster session

16:15 – 16:30 Coffee

Third parallel session


16:30 –  17:00

Kamanin D., Pyatkov Yu., Alexandrov A. et al.  Summary of experimental results on collinear cluster tri-partition studies.

17:00 –  17:25

Pyatkov Yu., Kamanin D., von Oertzen W. et al. First steps in physical treating of the collinear cluster tri-partition mechanism.

17:25 – 17:50

Kopatch Yu.  Angular correlations in neutron emission from the spontaneous fission of 252Cf.

17:50 – 18:15

Ruskov IFluctuation of the prompt gamma-ray emission yield in resonance neutron induced fission of 239Pu.

18:15 – 18:45

Kim G.  Mass distribution for bremsstrahlung-induced fission of 232Th.

Fourth parallel session

Fundamental properties of the neutron, UCN& related topics

16:30 – 17:00

Zimmer OStatus of He-II UCN source developments at ILL.

17:00 – 17:30

Gutsmiedl E. Losses and production of UCN in cryogenic converters.

17:30 – 18:00

Kraft AA highly sensitive ³He-magnetometer for the future n2EDM-experiment.

19:00 Dinner

20:00 – 21:00 Memorial event


May 24, Thursday.

8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast

Plenary session

Nuclear analytical methods in the life sciences, biology and medicine

09:00 – 09:30

Kiselev M.  Possibilities of the neutron and synchrotron radiation for the characterization of the lipid nanosystems.

09:30 – 10:00

Frontasyeva M.  Perspectives of moss biomonitoring of trace elements and radionuclides in Russia.

10:00 – 10:30

Steinnes E. Mixed metal pollution from smelter industries studied by moss biomonitoring, INAA and ICPMS: Mo I Rana (Norway) case study.

10:30 – 11:00

Duliu O. et al.  On the heavy elements content of sediments and rocks from two semiclosed ecosystems: proglacial lake Bâlea (Fagaras Mountanins) and crater lake St. Ana (Harghita Mountains).

11:00 – 11:30

Yu. Oszlaniy. Science in Service of Environment Protection in the Western Carpathians.

11:30 – 11:45 Coffee break

Fifth parallel session

Nuclear analytical methods in the life sciences, biology and medicine

11:45 – 12:05

Ermakova E.V. et al. Investigation of native and model lipid membranes by neutron scattering.

12:05 – 12:25

Zinicovscaia I. et al. Biotechnology of gold nanoparticles by some strains of arthrobacter genera.

12:25 – 12:45

Dunaev A.M. et al. Study of heavy metal contents in soil, river water, snow, needles and mosses of Ivanovo region.

12:45 – 13:05

Vergel K.N. et al. The moss technique and NAA for trace element atmospheric deposition study in the Northern Russia.

Sixth parallel session

Nuclear structure

11:45 – 12:35

Gorbachenko O. Collective states in nuclear level density within closed-form methods.

Plujko V.,Gorbachenko O., Bondar V. Average description of gamma-transitions in hot atomic nuclei.

12:35 – 13:00

Jovancevic N. et al. General trend and local variations of neutron resonance cascade gamma-decay radiative strength functions.

13:10 – 14:10  Lunch

14:10 – 19:00  Excursion for those who wish

19:00  Dinner


May 25, Friday.

8:00 – 8:30 Breakfast

Plenary sessions

Fundamental symmetries

08:30 – 08:55

Kuznetsov V., Kuznetsova E. Study of the effects of parity violation in neutron diffraction in perfect single crystal.

08:55 – 09:15

Vezhlev E. Verification of the weak equivalence principle with Laue diffracting neutrons. Test experiment.

09:15 – 09:35

Kulin G. New UCN experiment for test of the equivalence principle for free neutron.

09:35 – 10:05

Pokotilovski Yu.  Possible polarized neutron-nucleus scattering search for a new spin-dependent nucleon-nucleon coupling.

10:05 – 10:20

El-Nohy N.A., Motaweh H.A., Attia A. and El-Hammamy M. The relation between the isoscalar and isovector interaction potentials.

10:20 – 10:35 Coffee break

Nuclear data

10:35 – 11:00

Sharapov EOklo phenomenon and nuclear data.

11:00 – 11:25

Otsuka NLeast-squares analysis of fission cross sections based on EXFOR library.

Accelerator driven subcritical systems

11:25– 11.55

Furman W. On the behalf of “Energy & Transmutation RAW” collaboration. Recent results of experiments with massive uranium target setup QUINTA at Nuclotron.

11:55 – 12:15

Voronko V., Sotnikov V., Artiushenko M., Petrusenko Y., Kadykov M., Chilap V., Tyutyunnikov S., Chinenov A.  Spatial distribution of  238U(n,γ) and 238U(n,f) reactions in target uranium assembly QUINTA irradiated by 2, 4 and 6 GeV deuterons.

12:15 – 12:40

Westmeier W.  Correlation between Ecm/u and unexplained experimental observables.

12:40 – 13:40  Lunch

Methodical aspects, detector development

13:40 – 14:00

Skoy V.  Polarized 3He for the Neutron Research.

14:00 – 14:20

Shvetsov VMeasurements of the neutron flux density at IBR-2M extracted beams.

14:20 – 14:30

Closing of the Seminar

15:00 – 24:00 Picnic, shashlik, dancing etc.


List of posters


Kamanin D., Pyatkov Yu., Alexandrov A. Kuznetsova E., Shvetsov V., Ryabov Yu. Proposal on guide based experimental channel at the IBR -2 reactor.


Kamanin D., Pyatkov Yu., Kondratyev N., , Zhuchko V., Alexandrov A., Alexandrova I., Jacobs N., Kuznetsova E., Malaza V., Mulgin S., Strekalovsky A., Strekalovsky O.   COMETA spectrometer for studying of multi-body decays of heavy nuclei.


Jovancevic N., Sukhovoj A., Khitrov V.  The most probable mean values of level density and radiative strength functions of 28Al compound-state cascade gamma-decay.


Frank A., Kulin G., Kustov D., Strepetov A., Geltenbort P., Jentschel M. New experiment on test of dispersion law with slow neutrons.


Frank A., Geltenbort P., Goryunov S., Jentschel M., Kulin G., Kustov D., Strepetov A. Chopper-modulator for UCN gravitational spectrometer.


Voronin V.  Crystal-diffraction neutron EDM search experiment.


Arzumanov S., Morozov V., Panin Yu., Geltenbort P., Bondarenko L., Nesvizhevsky V.,  Chernyavsky S., Strepetov A., Chuvilin D.  Flexible polyvinyl chloride tubes to transport low energy neutrons and some possibilities of its employment.


Arzumanov S., Morozov V., Panin Yu., Geltenbort P., Bondarenko L., Nesvizhevsky V.,  Chernyavsky S., Strepetov A., Preliminary result of the neutron lifetime measurement using the method of ultracold neutron storage and detection of inelastically scattered neutrons.


Vesna V., Gledenov Yu., Oprea A., Oprea C., Sedyshev P., Shulgina Е. Search for
P-odd effects in interaction of polarized neutrons with natural lead.


Khafizov R., Kolesnikov I., Nikolaenko M., Tarnovitsky S., Tolokonnikov S., Torokhov V., Solovei V., Kolkhidashvili M., Konorov I.  Time spectra in radiative neutron decay.


Chilap V., Solodchenkova S., Chinenov A., Furman W., Gundorin N., Kadykov M.,  Rogov A., Тyutyunnikov S.   Problems of theoretical modeling of the interaction of relativistic particles with massive targets for (0.5 – 10) GeV incident energies. (Look of interested users).


Kuznetsova E.  Study the possibility of finding parity violations in neutron diffraction on the first channel of the IBR-2M.


Mitsyna L., Popov A.   Computing investigations of the neutron producing target for electron accelerator.


Strelkov A.  Some peculiaritiesof gas UCN detector with 3He.


Sukhoruchkin S.  The role of neutron data in fundamental physics.


Borzakov S.  Calculations of the resonance integrals.


Ahmadov FSilicon micro-pixels avalanche photodiodes and scintillation detectors.


Bazhazhina N.  Non-destructive analysis of element and isotope composition by neutron spectroscopy method.


Zaichick V.  Neutron activation analysis of Ca, Cl, Mg, Na, and P contents in the chondroma.


Gorelova S., Frontasyeva M.   Concentration factor (CF) of the essential elements in woody plants.


Pantelica A. et al.  INAA of leaves and steams of green vegetables.


Pantelica A. et al. Industrial impact on some root vegetables studied by INAA.


Goryainova Z. Geographical information system (GIS) technology for moss biomonitoring in Albania.


Dmitriev A., Pavlov S., Ostrovnaya T., Gundorina S.  Software for Automation of Neutron Activation Analysis at the IBR-2 Reactor of FLNP JINR.


Maňkovská B., Oszlányi J, Frontasyeva M., Goryaynova Z.  Concentration of elements in teeth of roe deer (Capreolus capreolus L.) and mosses in slovak industrial polluted sites.


Maňkovská B., Oszlányi J., Frontasyeva M., Florek M., Andráš P.
Moss biomonitoring in Slovakia: past, present and future.


Zaichick V.  Relationship between Ca, Cl, K, Mg, Mn, Na, P, and Sr contents in the intact cortical bone of human illac crest investigated by neutron activation analysis.


Kravtsova A.  Aquatic organisms used to study marine pollution. Role of nuclear and related analytical techniques.


Florek M., Holy K. et al. Some results of cooperation between Slovakia and FLNP JINR  in environmental research.


Ene A., Frontasyeva M., Sion A.  Combined XRF-NAA nuclear techniques for the quantification of trace elements in soils.


Ene A., Pantelica A., Frontasyeva M., Cantaragiu A. Nuclear and imaging techniques used in material sciences.


Valery Shvetsov, Moo-Hyun Cho, Guinyun Kim, Kyung-Sook Kim, Sung Gyun Shin On a possibility to use PAL XFEL beam dump as the fast neutron source.