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Our mission includes:
  • Providing mechanisms for synergistic scientific and technical collaborations between African and American physical scientists, engineers, and technologists
  • Enhancing the impact of science and technology on the sustainable development of the countries on the African continent
  • Increasing the technical manpower pool working in Africa today by facilitating the training of Ph.D. students from African universities
  • Creating close contacts on a World Wide basis with universities, governmental and private sector institutions and organizations, and foundations which facilitate and advance EBASI objectives
  • Initiating any other activities that advance EBASI objectives
Bouchet & Salam

In Memoriam

Nelson Mandela

18 July 1918-5 December 2013


News in Review


Delivers talk to the UN General Assembly on May 16, 2013 that the Year 2015 be declared the International Year of Light.


The African Laser Centre: Transforming the Laser Community in Africa


New Director of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP)

Appointed October 2009, succeeding


Prof. Kennedy J. Reed

The Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring


Prof. Sekazi K. Mtingwa American Physical Society Fellow

In Memoriam

Prof. Professor James O. C. Ezeilo

Prof. Leonard K. Shayo

Prof. Charles S. Brown

Prof. Gallieno Denardo


Current Events

What:
International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) EBASI Presentation

Physics and Society-Science in Africa-Present and Future: The Role of ICTP

When & Where:
6 May 2009
Trieste, Italy

EBASI Presentation:
Physics and Society-Science in Africa-Present and Future: The Role of ICTP–A Terse Overview (PDF File)

Edward Bouchet Abdus Salam Institute (EBASI) of The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP)

Dr. Milton Dean Slaughter: Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA

What:
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Technical Meeting on Enhancing Nuclear Science Education and Training Using Accelerators

When & Where:
11-14 September 2007
Accra, Ghana

EBASI Presentation:
Physics and Society–The Future: Nuclear and Accelerator Science Education and Research Enhancement–An Overview (PDF File)

Edward Bouchet Abdus Salam Institute (EBASI) of The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP)

Dr. Milton Dean Slaughter: Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA

Dr. Sekazi K. Mtingwa: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA

Dr. Anthony M. Johnson: University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore , MD, USA

Past Events

What:
US-Africa Workshop
on Nanosciences

When & Where:
27-28 January 2007
iThemba Labs (Host)
Cape Town, South Africa

Nanophysics.us


What:
EBASI VI
The Sixth International EBASI Conference

When & Where:
24-26 January 2007
iThemba Labs (Host)
Cape Town, South Africa

EBASI 2007 Website


What:
EBASI VII
The Seventh International EBASI Conference

When & Where:
10-16 January 2010
Université Cheikh Anta Diop
Dakar, Senegal

EBASI 2010

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