List of IAPS Members

IAPS counts on its members to collaborate and co-ordinate national and international projects related to Physics. Our current member societies comprises of 20 National Committees (NCs), 21 Local Committees (LCs) and around 150 Individual Members (IMs).

National Committees

Austria (
Basisgruppe NAWI Physik (BaGru)
Physics NAWI Base Group

Croatia (
Studentska sekcija Hrvatskog fizikalnog društva (SSHFD)
Student Section of the Croatian Physical Society

Czech Republic (
Czech Association of Physics Students (CAPS)

Cuba (
Sección Joven Sociedad Cubana de Física (Jóvenes SCF)
Young Section of the Cuban Physical Society

Denmark (
Fysikstuderende i Danmark (FSID)
Physics students in Denmark

Finland (
Suomen fysiikan- ja matematiikanopiskelijat ry (SFMO)
Finnish Association of Physics and Mathematics Students (SFMO)

France (
Le Réseau Jeunes SPF, Société Française de Physique
The Young SPF Network, French Physical Society

Georgia (
საქართველოს ფიზიკის სტუდენტთა ასოციაცია (GAPS)
Georgian Association of Physics Students

Germany (
Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft
German Physical society
represented by its student wing junge Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (jDPG)
Young German Physical Society

Hungary (
Magyar Fizikushallgatók Egyesülete (Mafihe)
Hungarian Association of Physics Students

India (
Association of Indian Physics Students (AIPS)

Italy (
Associazione Italiana Studenti di Fisica (AISF)
Italian Association of Physics Students

Macedonia (
Македонско друштво на студенти физичари (МДСФ)
Macedonian Society of Physics Students

Mexico (
Sociedad Científica Juvenil (SCJ)
Young Scientific Society

Morocco (
الجمعية المغربية للفيزياء (MAP)
Moroccan Association of Physics

The Netherlands (
Studenten Physica In Nederland (SPIN)
Students of Physics in the Netherlands

Norway (
Norske Fysikkstudenters Forening (NoFFo)
Norwegian Association of Physics Students

Poland (
Polskie Stowarzyszenie Studentów Fizyki (PSSF)
Polish Association of Physics Students

Portugal (
Associação Portuguesa de Estudantes de Física (Physis)
Portuguese Association of Physics Students

Spain (
Grupo de Estudiantes de la Real Sociedad Española de Física (Estudiantes RSEF)
Students’ Group of the Spanish Royal Society of Physics

 United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland (
Institute of Physics (IOP) Student Community Panel

United States (
Society of Physics Students (SPS), affiliated with the American Institute of Physics (AIP)

Local Committees

Ankara, Turkey (
ODTÜ Fizik Topluluğu (OFT)
METU Physics Society

Antwerp, Belgium(
Wiskunde, Informatica en Natuurkunde kring (WINAK)
Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics Circle

Baguio City, Philippines (
UP Physics Sphere

Belgrade, Serbia (
Савез Студената Физичког Факултета (SSFF)
Union of Students of the Faculty of Physics

Bucharest, Romania (
Asociația Studenților Fizicieni a Universității București (ASF-UB)
Association of Physics Students of the University of Bucharest

Costa Rica (
Asociación de Estudiantes de Física y Meteorología (AEFISYMET), Universidad de Costa Rica
Association of Physics and Meteorology Students, University of Costa Rica

Farhangian, Iran (
Farhangian Association of Physics Students

Guatemala City, Guatemala (
Asociación de Estudiantes de Física y Matemática (AEFM) de la Escuela de Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas de la Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala (ECFM-USAC)
Association of Students of Physics and Mathematics of the School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences of the University of San Carlos of Guatemala

Isfahan, Iran (
 (IUT) دانشگاه صنعتی اصفهان
Isfahan University of Technology (Physics Department)

Islamabad, Pakistan (
NUST Science Society

Istanbul, Turkey (
İstanbul Fizik Öğrencileri Topluluğu (IAPS Istanbul)
Istanbul Physics Students Society

Jambi, Indonesia (
Ikatan Mahasiswa Pendidikan Fisika (IMAPEFSI)
Physics Education Student Association

Kathmandu, Nepal (
सेन्ट जेवियसस भौतिकविज्ञान परिषद्, नेपाल (SXPC-Nepal)
St. Xavier’s Council of Physics, Nepal

 Kharkiv, Ukraine (
Рада молодих вчених і спеціалістів, ФТІНТ ім. Б.І. Вєркіна НАН України
Council of Young Scientists and Specialists, B. Verkin Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Kumasi, Ghana (
IAPS Kumasi, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

Lamia, Greece (
Φοιτητικός Σύλλογος του τμήματος Φυσικής του Πανεπιστημίου Θεσσαλίας (LC Lamia UTH CGR)
Student Association of the Physics Department of the University of Thessaly

 Limbe, Cameroon (
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Cameroon (AIMS Cameroon)

Malta (
Science Students’ Society (S-Cubed/S3)

Manila City, Philippines (
The Polytechnic University of the Philippines Physics Society (PUP Physics Society)

Novi Sad, Serbia (
Клуб физичара Природно-математичког факултета (KFPMF)
Physicists’ Club of the Faculty of Science

Quito, Ecuador (
The Optical Society – Universidad San Francisco de Quito Capítulo Estudiantil (OSA-USFQ Capítulo Estudiantil)
OSA-USFQ Student Chapter

Saint Petersburg, Russia (
сообщество студентов-физиков Политехнического университета (PCPS)
Polytechnic Community of Physics Students

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (
Asociación de Estudiantes de Física de la Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo (AEF-UASD)
Association of Physics Students of the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo

Individual Members

Students of physics or related subjects who do not have access to an NC or LC may join as IMs. Only IAPS members may attend IAPS events such as ICPS. Currently IAPS has around 150 Individual Members.

Honorary Members

The following people were elected Honorary Fellows by an IAPS AGM:

  • Sir Arnold Wolfendale
  • Sir Joseph Rotblat (Nobel Laureate), sadly passed away in 2005

The 2005 AGM voted to make the founders of IAPS and ICPS Honorary Members:

  • Patroklosz Budai
  • Tamás Fülöp
  • Ákos Horváth
  • Péter Lévai
  • Péter Ván

Elected Honorary Members by the AGM, for their huge, and continuing, contributions to IAPS:

  • Jim Grozier (2008)