|Start Date||23rd Aug 2014|
|End Date||29th Aug 2014|
The University of the Free State will host the 2nd School on Fundamental Crystallography, BloemCrystSchool2 (BCS2), from 25th to 29th August 2014. In addition to this initiative, a Pre-Workshop will be held on the 23rd and 24th of August on the Introduction to Crystallography.
BCS2 covers a number of basic and the mathematical aspects of crystallography. It is presented by The MathCryst Commission of the International Union of Crystallography and forms part of the celebrations of 2014, the International Year of Crystallography. Lectures for BCS2 will be presented primarily by Prof Massimo Nespolo (Nancy, France) and Prof Mois Aroyo (Bilbao, Spain); both internationally renowned scientists.
BloemCrystSchool2 will cover the following topics:
IUCr MathCryst Website: http://www.crystallography.fr/mathcryst/SouthAfrica2014.php
Local UFS Website: http://conferences.ufs.ac.za/default.aspx?DCode=724
In addition to BloemCrystSchool2, a Pre-Workshop is scheduled on the 23rd and 24th of August on the Introduction to Crystallography.
The pre-workshop will cover the following topics and will be presented by lecturers from the University of Cape Town, University of Stellenbosch and the University of the Free State:
Website for Pre-Workshop (23-24 Aug 2014): http://conferences.ufs.ac.za/content.aspx?id=306
Fees for Introduction to Crystallography Pre-Workshop 23-24 August:
Local participant registration: ZAR1000; after 15 July 2014 - ZAR1200
International participant registration: €80; after 15 July 2014 - €95
Fees for BloemCrystSchool2 25-29 August:
Local participant registration: ZAR3600; after 15 July 2014 - ZAR4100
International participant registration: €260; after 15 July 2014 - €300
Day Visitors: ZAR1000; after 15 July 2014 - ZAR1400 *
Accompanying Persons: (Sharing room) ZAR2800/ €190; after 15 July - ZAR3200/ €215
* Fee covers only attendance of the school as well as lunch and tea for the duration of the school. No accommodation, breakfast and dinners included.
Local participant: ZAR700; after 15 July 2014 - ZAR800
International participant: €50; after 15 July 2014 - €55
Please complete the following registration form and indicate whether you plan to attend only the school, only the workshop or both and send it to: Marietjie Schutte-Smith via email (preferred): firstname.lastname@example.org or fax: +27(0)51 444 6384.
Note: closing date for financial support is extended to 15 July 2014.
Limited number of Travel Grants are available:
Please apply before 15 July 2014 for financial support by writing a letter with detailed motivation. All applications should also be accompanied by a letter from the head of department or supervisor.
|Category||schools and workshops|