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Nigel Mason becomes Editor in Chief of EPJ D

We are pleased to announce that from January 2010 Nigel Mason, Professor of Physics at the Open University, UK, will be leading EPJ D, together with Kurt Becker and Claude Fabre. Nigel Mason brings to the journal an interdisciplinary approach to the AMOP field. His research covers a wide range of AMOP topics spanning physics and chemistry including astrochemistry, atmospheric science, surface science and spectroscopy. Since the 1990s he has studied the spectroscopy of over 100 molecules (mainly of atmospheric interest) using synchrotron radiation quantifying their photolysis rates and global warming potential. Research on the formation of molecules by irradiation of low temperature (20K) ices has led to a new research programme exploring processes on planetary systems and in the interstellar medium. Most recently his research has extended to study radiation damage processes within biomolecular systems including DNA.

We were looking after an online open-access journal to publish our conference proceedings. EPJ Web of Conferences was the best solution to our needs. The publication process went very smoothly and EDP Sciences was responsive and attentive to address our questions and requests. We are very satisfied with the outcome.

Jérôme Ballot, IRAP, France
Co-Editor EPJ Web of Conferences vol.101, 2015

ISSN: 2100-014X (Electronic Edition)

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