17 September 2020 POSTPONED
GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH
Europe/Berlin timezone

General Info

The TASCA workshop is postponed to 2021. The new date will be announced as soon as possible.


We are grateful for the support by the Helmholtz Institute Mainz


All topics that are within the scope of the workshop shall be discussed and we ask for submission of contributions. Especially welcome are the following topics:

  • Heavy element studies performed at recoil separators on
    • Nuclear reactions
    • Nuclear structure
    • Atomic structure
    • Chemical properties
  • Technical aspects of recoil separators including
    • Targets
    • Separation techniques (in-flight and post-separation)
    • Detection
    • Data acquisition and processing
  • Experimental contributions are welcome, as are theoretical contributions supporting the experimental program


The workshop will be held at the GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung, Darmstadt.
It takes place in the SB1 lecture hall.

Dinner on September 16, 2020

As in previous years, we will offer the possibility to have a joint dinner, in the evening of September 16 (at your own cost).
If you like to participate please register on the TASCA 20 website or send an email.

History of the TASCA Workshops

This workshop is the sixteenth in a row following


There will be invited talks as well as oral presentations selected from the submitted contributions. In the spirit of a workshop, there will also be time allotted for short, spontaneous contributions and ample time for discussions.

All authors – those with invited talks and those submitting an oral contribution – are requested to submit a short abstract before July 17, 2020.
Send the abstract (a few sentences up to max. one page including the title, author(s), affiliation(s),
figure(s), table(s) and references) as MS Word or Open Office document as well as a pdf-file to ensure correct character encoding, to tasca@gsi.de.

The official language is English.


No fee will be charged for the workshop.

Important Dates

  • The deadline for abstract submission is July 17, 2020
  • Authors will be notified until mid of August 2020
  • A preliminary program will be available approximately at the end of August 2020
  • The deadline for registration is September 11, 2020


Instead of proceedings, we are planning to make copies of all files / transparencies presented during the workshop, and make these available on the workshop website (subject to author's permission).

Authors are requested to provide the organizers with an electronic file before the end of the workshop.