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Special Information Session on the International Centre for Synchrotron-Light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East (SESAME)

A special Information Session on the International Centre for Synchrotron-Light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East (SESAME) was held at IAEA headquarters on Wednesday, 29 May 2013.

SESAME is an intergovernmental science centre in Allan, Jordan, set up under the auspices of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on the model of the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). The special information session briefed Member State representatives on the purpose of the SESAME, its current status and the cooperation of the IAEA with the SESAME Members. The presentations made at the information session can be found below:

Special Information Session on SESAME: Organized by the Department of Technical Cooperation In conjunction with the 22nd Meeting of the SESAME Council

SESAME - Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East: On behalf of the Members of SESAME: Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Pakistan, the Palestinian Authority, Turkey

SESAME - Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East: Khaled Toukan - Director

SYNCHROTRON-LIGHT FOR EXPERIMENTAL SCIENCE AND APPLICATIONS IN THE MIDDLE-EAST: Hafeez Hoorani, Scientific Director

Read more about SESAME 
Visit the SESAME web site here

IAEA web article: Opening New Doors to Science in Middle East
View photos from the Special Information Session on SESAME

Responsible/Contact: Department of Technical Cooperation | Last update: 13 Jun, 2013

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