BFC - Board of FAIR Collaborations

The Board of FAIR Collaborations (BFC) is a committee with three representatives nominated from each of the four experimental pillars: APPA, CBM, NUSTAR, and PANDA. The BFC represents, independently of the FAIR management, the collaborations' interests. The BFC chair is guest of the FAIR Council and takes part in the FAIR Project Progress Meeting Quarterly. The chair rotates yearly among the four collaborations.


  • BIOMAT spokesperson: Christina Trautmann
  • HED@FAIR spokesperson: Kurt Schoenberg
  • SPARC spokesperson: Reinhold Schuch


  • CBM spokesperson: Norbert Herrmann
  • HADES spokesperson: Joachim Stroth
  • CBM deputy spokesperson: Tetyana Galatyuk


  • NUSTAR spokesperson: Zsolt Podolyak (BFC Chair)
  • NUSTAR deputy spokesperson: Michael Block
  • NUSTAR local contact: Christoph Scheidenberger


  • PANDA spokesperson: Klaus Peters
  • PANDA deputy spokesperson: Miriam Fritsch
  • PANDA Collaboration Board: Kai Brinkmann