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Romania will build the largest laser in the world: the European Commission has approved the funding for the ELI project in Magurele

Date: 19/09/2012

The European Commission approved the support for the research infrastructure which will involve 40 leading academic and research institutions in 13 Member States. This was the final approval that Romania needed for the project in Magurele.

The European Union financial contribution would be from structural funds, the investment reaching about 180 million Euro. This is part of a larger initiative that includes Czech Republic and Hungary, in order to create a European research consortium.


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