Chinese Visiting Professorship for Markus Steck
Dr. Markus Steck receives a visiting professorship of the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS). The "Visiting Professorship for Senior International Scientists" comprises stays and teaching activities in China at CAS institutes like e. g. the Institute of Modern Physics (IMP) in Lanzhou with which GSI collaborates for many years.
His substantial experiences with the GSI storage ring ESR and of the planning of storage rings for the project FAIR enable him to work for the enhancement of the comparable Cooler Storage Ring (CSR) in Lanzhou and also the large-scale project High Intensity Heavy Ion Accelerator Facility (HIAF) planned in China. He has also worked in the IMP's advisory committee for many years.