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Carla Andreani receives the Giuseppe Occhialini award
Italian Physical Society

Carla Andreani receives the Giuseppe Occhialini award

21 October 2016

The 2016 Giuseppe Occhialini Medal and Prize has been awarded to Professor Carla Andreani by the IOP and the Italian Physical Society (SIF)

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