02 February 2008 EuroQUAM Inaugural Conference

The meeting is sponsored by the ESF as a Networking Activity within the EUROCORES programme.

ICFO organizes EuroQUAM (Cold Quantum Matter) inaugural conference in Barcelona from the 7th to the 9th of April. The conference is the first major scientific event of the \"Cold Quantum Matter\" (EuroQUAM) research program, that is developed within the European Collaborative Research Scheme (EUROCORES) of the European Science Foundation (ESF). It will provide a platform for scientific exchange between the participants of the programme and with invited speakers from the cold-matter community world-wide.

The event will take place in the Hotel Catalonia Rambla, Barcelona (Spain), from Monday 7th to Wednesday 9th (arrival Sunday, departure Wednesday afternoon) April 2008.

Invited speakers include:
  • Jun Ye (JILA Boulder, US)
  • Roman Krems (UBC, Canada)
  • Ken Baldwin (ACQA, Australia)
  • Chiara Fort (LENS, Italy)
  • Gerhard Rempe (MPQ, Germany)
  • Florian Schreck (Innsbruck, Austria)
Local organising committee
  • Jürgen Eschner (ICFO)
  • Giovanna Morigi (UAB)
  • Maciej Lewenstein (ICFO)