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Groups’ day at IOP generates new ideas for joint activities

Groups’ day at IOP generates new ideas for joint activities

30 August 2016

Around 40 members of the IOP’s special interest groups took part in a day to foster interaction across research disciplines and the event has already generated several plans for joint conferences and meetings in the near future

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