What does DESY stand for?
What does DESY mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: DESY.
What does DESY mean?
- The Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, commonly abbreviated DESY, is a national research center in Germany which operates particle accelerators used to investigate the structure of matter. It conducts a broad spectrum of inter-disciplinary scientific research in three main areas: particle and high energy physics; photon science; and the development, construction and operation of particle accelerators. DESY is publicly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany, the States of Germany, and the German Research Foundation. DESY is a member of the Helmholtz Association and operates at sites in Hamburg and Zeuthen.