Prof. Ugo Amaldi becomes TUM Distinguished Affiliated Professor

TUM president Prof. Wolfgang Herrmann awarded the honorary title of “TUM Distinguished Affiliated Professor” to Prof. Ugo Amaldi. The Technische Universität München honors the “outstanding merits of Professor Ugo Amaldi in the sciences with particle accelerators and in their utilization for medical applications in cancer hadron therapy”.

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