ICTP: Scientific Calendar (2014)


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20 January - 12 March

Second Training Session of TREGA: Training on EGNOS-GNSS in Africa (a Project funded by the European Union)
Organizer(s): S.M. Radicella
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 1 NOVEMBER 2013
E-mail: smr2658@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



27 January - 30 January

Salam Distinguished Lectures. Theory of Quantum Matter: from Quantum Fields to Strings
Speaker: Subir Sachdev (Harvard University)




3 February - 7 February

Preparatory School to the Winter College on Optics: Fundamentals of Photonics - Theory, Devices and Applications
Organizer(s): P. Cheben, L. Ponce, J. Niemela, L. Pavesi, M. Calvo, M. Danailov (Local Organizer). ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2570@ictp.it
Activity Information



3 February - 28 February

Master's in Medical Physics (February 2014)




6 February - 7 February

Workshop on m-Science (6 Feb), followed by: Science Dissemination for the Disabled (7 Feb)
Organizer(s): E. Canessa, C. Fonda, M. Zennaro, K. Trivedi. ICTP Local Organizer: E. Canessa
E-mail: smr2571@ictp.it
Activity Information



10 February - 21 February

Winter College on Optics: Fundamentals of Photonics - Theory, Devices and Applications
Organizer(s): P. Cheben, L. Ponce, J. Niemela, L. Pavesi, M.L. Calvo, M. Danailov (Local Organizer). ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2572@ictp.it
Activity Information



3 March - 14 March

ICTP School on Applications of Open Spectrum and White Spaces Technologies
Organizer(s): S.M. Radicella, R. Struzak, S. Huter, C. Zavazava, ICTP Local Organizer: M. Zennaro
E-mail: smr2573@ictp.it
Activity Information



3 March - 31 March

Master's in Medical Physics (March 2014)




10 March - 28 March

Workshop on Advanced Techniques for Scientific Programming and Management of Open Source Software Packages (10-21 March), followed by LAMMPS Users and Developers Workshop and Symposium (24-28 March)
Co-sponsor(s): SCIENOMICS (co-sponsoring the LAMMPS Users and Developers Workshop and Symposium)
Organizer(s): I. Girotto (ICTP), D. Grellscheid (University of Durham), A. Kohlmeyer (ICTP), C. Onime (ICTP), S. Plimpton (Sandia National Laborary), U. Singe (ICTP)
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 5 December 2013
(Limited Participation)
E-mail: smr2574@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



24 March - 28 March

Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Nuclear Structure and Decay Data: Theory and Evaluation
Co-sponsor(s): IAEA
Organizer(s): P. Dimitriou (IAEA), J. Tuli (BNL) ICTP Local Organizer: C. Tuniz
E-mail: smr2575@ictp.it
Activity Information



31 March - 4 April

5th Workshop on Entrepreneurship for Physicists and Engineers from Developing Countries
Co-sponsor(s): APS physics, IOP Institute of Physics
Organizer(s): S. Raghu, D. Bhatt-Chauhan, J. Niemela. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 20/01/2014
E-mail: smr2576@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



31 March - 8 April

Spring School on Superstring Theory and Related Topics
Co-sponsor(s): Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics (APCTP), the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) and the Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)
Organizer(s): N. Arkani-Hamed (IAS, Princeton), E. Gava (INFN, Trieste), R. Gopakumar (HRI, Allahabad), K. S. Narain (ICTP, Trieste), S. Randjbar-Daemi (ICTP, Trieste). ICTP Local Organizer: K. S. Narain
E-mail: smr2577@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



8 April - 30 April

Master's in Medical Physics (April 2014)




14 April

ICTP Mini Symposium on Particle Physics Phenomenology




25 April

Workshop on Ionospheric Research and Applications at ICTP and East Europe
Organizer(s): Sandro M. Radicella, Bruno Nava
E-mail: rsandro@ictp.it , arpl@ictp.it
Activity Information



28 April - 9 May

School on Nuclear Security
Co-sponsor(s): Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Italy; Partnership for Nuclear Security (PNS).
Organizer(s): D. Nikonov, IAEA - Vienna; C. Tuniz, ICTP - Trieste.
E-mail: smr2579@ictp.it
Activity Information



5 May - 9 May

Joint ICTP-IAEA College on Identification and Assessment of Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in Energy System Development to Help Combat Climate Change
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Organizer(s): A.I. Jalal, H.H. Rogner, M. Howells. ICTP Local Organizer: A. Tompkins
E-mail: smr2580@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



5 May - 30 May

Master's in Medical Physics (May 2014)




12 May - 23 May

Seventh ICTP Workshop on the Theory and Use of Regional Climate Models
Co-sponsor(s): International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics<logo>iugg</logo>
Organizer(s): F. Giorgi (ICTP, Italy), E. Coppola (ICTP, Italy), Xuejie Gao (CMA, China), S.K. Dash (IIT Delhi, India)
E-mail: smr2581@ictp.it
Activity Information



16 May - 17 May (17=Sat)

Expert Meeting on Technology Trends on Science Dissemination and Trieste Mini Maker Faire (17 May 2014)
Co-sponsor(s): Maker Media Inc. <logo>maker</logo>, Immaginario Scientifico Science Centre<logo>is</logo>
Organizer(s): E. Canessa, C. Fonda, M. Zennaro. ICTP Local Organizer: E. Canessa
E-mail: smr2606@ictp.it
Activity Information



19 May - 23 May

Workshop on Material Challenges in Devices for Fuel Solar Production and Employment
Co-sponsor(s): European Science Foundation<logo>esf</logo>, Psi-k<logo>psi-k</logo>
Organizer(s): T. Bligaard, N. Bonini, A. De Vita, S. Fabris, R. Gebauer, S.C. Roy, N. Seriani. ICTP Local Organizer: R. Gebauer
E-mail: smr2582@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



26 May - 30 May

Workshop on Coherent Phenomena in Disordered Optical Systems
Co-sponsor(s): CNR<logo>cnr</logo> - INO<logo>ino</logo> - UOS Centro BEC di Trento, Italia<logo>bec</logo>
Organizer(s): D. Basko, I. Carusotto, G. Labeyrie and S. Skipetrov. ICTP Local Organizer: V. Kravtsov
E-mail: smr2583@ictp.it
Activity Information



26 May - 20 June

Spring College on the Physics of Complex Systems
Co-sponsor(s): International School for Advanced Studies<logo>sissa</logo>, Politecnico di Torino<logo>polito</logo>
Organizer(s): A. Gambassi, M. Marsili, S. Franz, A. Pelizzola. ICTP Local Organizer: M. Marsili
E-mail: smr2584@ictp.it
Activity Information



2 June - 20 June

Joint ICTP-TWAS School on Coherent State Transforms, Time-Frequency and Time-Scale Analysis, Applications
Co-sponsor(s): TWAS<logo>twas</logo>
Organizer(s): R. Murenzi, J.-P. Antoine, B. Torresani, I. Daubechies, H. Feichtinger. ICTP Local Organizer: S. Luzzatto
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 01/04/2014, Deadline extended for those not requesting financial support only
E-mail: smr2585@ictp.it
Activity Information



3 June - 27 June

Master's in Medical Physics (June 2014)




9 June - 13 June

Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Determination of Uncertainties of Measurements in Medical Radiation Dosimetry
Co-sponsor(s): IAEA<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): L. Bertocchi (ICTP), L. De Werd (U. Wisconsin), A. Meghzifene (IAEA), B. Zimmerman (Gaithersburg, USA)
E-mail: smr2616@ictp.it
Activity Information



16 June - 27 June

Fifth International Conference and School Geometry, Dynamics, Integrable Systems – GDIS 2014: Bicentennial of The Great Poncelet Theorem and Billiard Dynamics
Organizer(s): B. Dubrovin, V. V. Kozlov, V.Dragovic, A. Borisov. ICTP Local Organizer: L. Goettsche
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 15/04/2014
E-mail: smr2586@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



23 June - 27 June

Workshop on Frontiers of New Physics: Colliders and Beyond
Co-sponsor(s): Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics<logo>infn</logo>
Collaboration(s): Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)
Organizer(s): G. Villadoro, M. Redi, P. Graham, S. Rajendran. ICTP Local Organizer: G. Villadoro
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 30 May 2014
E-mail: smr2587@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



23 June - 27 June

Workshop on the Economy of a Cell: Resource Allocation, Trade-Offs and Efficiency in Living Systems
Co-sponsor(s): NETADIS<logo>netadis</logo>
Organizer(s): Directors: A. Samal (ICTP - Trieste); D. Segre (Boston University, USA); Y. Pilpel (Weizmann Institute of Science - Israel); ICTP Local Organizer: M.Marsili
E-mail: smr2588@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



23 June - 4 July

ICTP-IITM-COLA Targeted Training Activity (TTA): "Challenge in Monsoon Prediction"
Co-sponsor(s): Indian Ministry of Earth Sciences<logo>moes</logo>, COLA-George Mason University, USA<logo>cola</logo>
Organizer(s): J. Shukla, F. Kucharski, B.N. Goswami, S. Anguluri. ICTP Local Organizer: F. Kucharski
E-mail: smr2589@ictp.it
Activity Information



30 June - 4 July

Conference on Non-equilibrium Phenomena in Condensed Matter and String Theory
Organizer(s): M. Mueller, K.S. Narain, L. Pando Zayas, M. Rigol, A. Scardicchio
E-mail: smr2590@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



30 June - 11 July

Hands-On Research in Complex Systems School
Co-sponsor(s): American Physical Society (APS)<logo>aps</logo>
Organizer(s): H. L. Swinney, M. Schatz, M. Shattuck. ICTP Local Organizers: J. Niemela, M.L. Crespo.
E-mail: smr2591@ictp.it
Activity Information



1 July - 31 July

Master's in Medical Physics (July 2014)




7 July - 11 July

Conference on String Phenomenology
Co-sponsor(s): Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics<logo>infn</logo>
Organizer(s): F. Quevedo, B. Acharya, L. Aparicio, M. Cicoli, R. Valandro
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 10 May 2014
E-mail: SP2014@ictp.it
Activity Information



14 July - 1 August

School on Non-linear Dynamics, Dynamical Transitions and Instabilities in Classical and Quantum Systems
Organizer(s): P. Calabrese, A. Lamacraft, P. Le Doussal, A. Silva. ICTP Local Organizer: M. Müller
E-mail: smr2594@ictp.it
Activity Information



21 July - 1 August

WCRP-ICTP Summer School on Attribution and Prediction of Extreme Events
Co-sponsor(s): World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)<logo>wcrp</logo>, Australian Research Council's Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science<logo>acecss</logo>, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)<logo>iugg</logo>, U.S. Department of Energy<logo>doe</logo>, US Climate Variability and Predictability Program<logo>usclivar</logo>, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration<logo>noaa</logo>, Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research<logo>apn</logo>
Organizer(s): S. Seneviratne, F. Zwiers. ICTP Local Organizer: A. Tompkins, A. Pirani
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 31 January 2014
E-mail: smr2595@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



21 July - 2 August (2=Sat)

School on Computation and Computability in Dynamics
Co-sponsor(s): European and Brazilian research groups in dynamical systems (BREUDS)<logo>breuds</logo>
Organizer(s): Stefano Luzzatto (ICTP), Stefano Galatolo (Pisa University)
E-mail: smr2684@ictp.it
Activity Information



4 August - 9 August (9=Sat)

Turbulent Mixing and Beyond Workshop: Mixing in Rapidly Changing Environments - Probing Matter at the Extremes
Organizer(s): K.R. Sreenivasan, S.I. Abarzhi, S. Gauthier, J. Niemela, B. A. Remington. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2596@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



4 August - 15 August

Summer School on Cosmology
Collaboration(s): the Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)
Organizer(s): P. Creminelli, U. Seljak, R. Sheth and M. Viel
E-mail: smr2597@ictp.it
Activity Information



18 August - 21 August

Workshop on Cosmology from Baryons at High Redshift
Co-sponsor(s): the Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)<logo>infn</logo>
Collaboration(s): the Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)
Organizer(s): P. Creminelli, R. Dave', U. Seljak, R. Sheth and M. Viel
E-mail: smr2598@ictp.it
Activity Information



18 August - 29 August

Joint ICTP-IAEA College on Advanced Plasma Physics
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): D. Gomez (IAFE - Buenos Aires); R. Kamandje (IAEA - Vienna); S. Mahajan (University of Texas - Austin); Z. Yoshida (University of Tokyo). ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2599@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



25 August - 29 August

Joint ICTP-IAEA School of Nuclear Knowledge Management
Organizer(s): M.M. Sbaffoni, J. de Grosbois, ICTP Local Organizer: C. Tuniz
(Limited Participation)
E-mail: smr2600@ictp.it
Activity Information



25 August - 29 August

Conference on Field Theory Methods in Low-Dimensional Strongly Correlated Quantum Systems
Organizer(s): T. Giamarchi, L. Glazman, A. Tennant, F. H.L. Essler. ICTP Local Organizer: V. Kravtsov
E-mail: smr2601@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



1 September - 12 September

Advanced School and Workshop on L-functions and modular forms
Co-sponsor(s): EPSRC, NSF
Organizer(s): J. Cremona, F. Rodriguez Villegas, M. Vlasenko. ICTP Local Organizer: F. Rodriguez Villegas
E-mail: smr2602@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



1 September - 19 September

College on Medical Physics (Advances in Medical Imaging Physics to Enhance Healthcare in the Developing Countries)
Organizer(s): S. Tabakov, A. Benini, F. Milano, G.D. Frey, L. Bertocchi, P. Sprawls. ICTP Local Organizer: L. Bertocchi
E-mail: smr2603@ictp.it
Activity Information



9 September - 30 September

Master's in Medical Physics (September 2014)




15 September - 19 September

Advanced Workshop on Interdisciplinary Views on Chromosome Structure and Function
Organizer(s): A. Rosa, M. Nicodemi, A. Pombo, F. Kepes. ICTP Local Organizer: M. Marsili
E-mail: smr2604@ictp.it
Activity Information



22 September - 26 September

Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Nuclear Reaction Data for Nuclear Power Applications
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): R. Capote Noy (IAEA - Vienna). ICTP Local Organizer: C. Tuniz
E-mail: smr2605@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



6 October - 9 October

ICTP: 50 Years of Science for the Future - Anniversary Celebration
Organizer(s): F. Quevedo
E-mail: smr2607@ictp.it
Activity Information



13 October - 17 October

2nd TOSCA Training School on Solar Variability and Climate Response
Co-sponsor(s): TOSCA<logo>tosca</logo>, SOLID<logo>solid</logo>, IUGG<logo>iugg</logo>, COST<logo>cost</logo>, SCOSTEP<logo>scostep</logo>, INAF<logo>inaf</logo>, OAR<logo>oar</logo>
Organizer(s): T. Dudok de Wit, K. Tourpali, I. Ermolli, J. Lilensten, Y. Yair. ICTP Local Organizer: F. Kucharski
E-mail: smr2608@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



13 October - 25 October (25=Sat)

Advanced Workshop and School on Megathrust Earthquakes and Tsunamis
Co-sponsor(s): IUGG<logo>iugg</logo> & Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia<logo>fvg</logo>
Organizer(s): R. Madariaga, A. Aoudia. ICTP Local Organizer: A. Aoudia
E-mail: smr2609@ictp.it
Activity Information



20 October - 24 October

4th International Workshop CHArMEx - the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment
Co-sponsor(s): MISTRALS/ChArMEx-France<logo>charmex</logo>
Organizer(s): F. DULAC, E. HAMONOU, M. MALLET, M. SICARD, F. SOLMON. ICTP Local Organizer: F. Solmon
E-mail: smr2610@ictp.it
Activity Information



27 October - 31 October

Workshop on Probing and Understanding Exotic Superconductors and Superfluids
Organizer(s): M. Capone, A. Georges, S. Giorgini, R. Grimm and D. Van der Marel ICTP Local Organizers: S. Pilati and V. Kravtsov
E-mail: smr2612@ictp.it
Activity Information



27 October - 14 November

School on Parallel Programming and Parallel Architecture for HPC and Developer School for HPC applications in Earth Sciences + Symposium on HPC and Data-Intensive Applications in Earth Sciences
Co-sponsor(s): Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale (OGS)<logo>ogs</logo> - Partnership for Advanced Computer in Europe (PRACE)<logo>prace</logo>, CINECA<logo>cineca</logo>
Organizer(s): I. Girotto, A. Kohlmeyer, U. Singe, C. Onime, C. Cavazzoni, S. Salon, G. Giuliani, R. Farneti
E-mail: smr2613@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



3 November - 7 November

Joint ICTP-IAEA Conference on Models and Data for Plasma-Material Interaction in Fusion Devices
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): B.J. Braams, H.K. Chung. ICTP Local Organizer: S. Scandolo
E-mail: smr2614@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



3 November - 14 November

3rd VALUE Training School: Spatial and Temporal Variability inStatistical and Dynamical Downscaling
Co-sponsor(s): European Cooperation in Science and Technology<logo>cost</logo>
Organizer(s): E. Hertig, D. Maraun, M. Widmann, J.M. Gutierrez Llorente,R. Wilcke ICTP Local Organizer: E. Coppola
E-mail: smr2780@ictp.it
Activity Information



4 November - 6 November

EU-Russia Year of Science: A Window on Physics, Biology and Technology
Co-sponsor(s): Italian Embassy in Moscow<logo>mae-moscow</logo>, SISSA<logo>sissa</logo>, ICTP, INFN<logo>infn</logo> and Joint Institute of Nuclear Research, Dubna (JINR)<logo>jinr</logo>
E-mail: smr2775@ictp.it
Activity Information



4 November - 7 November

EU- Russia Year of Science: A Window on Physics, Biology and Technology
Co-sponsor(s): Italian Embassy in Moscow<logo>mae-moscow</logo>, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA)<logo>sissa</logo>, ICTP, Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)<logo>infn</logo> and Joint Institute of Nuclear Research, Dubna<logo>jinr</logo>
E-mail: smrH387@ictp.it
Activity Information



10 November - 14 November

Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Assessment of Degradation Mechanisms of Water-cooled Nuclear Reactors and Primary Components: Current Issues and Future Challenge with EC/JRC
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): K.-S. Kang, A. Zeman, M. Bieth. ICTP Local Organizer: S. Scandolo
E-mail: smr2644@ictp.it
Activity Information



17 November - 28 November

Joint ICTP-IAEA School on Novel Experimental Methodologies for Synchrotron Radiation Applications in Nano-science and Environmental Monitoring
Co-sponsor(s): Amptek Inc.<logo>amptek</logo>, Bruker Corporation<logo>bruker</logo>, European X-ray Spectrometry Association (EXSA)<logo>exsa</logo>
Organizer(s): B. Beckhoff (PTB, Berlin), A. Karydas (IAEA, Vienna), L. Gregoratti (ELETTRA, Trieste), ICTP Local Organizer: N. Binggeli
(Limited Participation)
E-mail: smr2611@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



17 November - 28 November

Joint ICTP-IAEA School on Nuclear Energy Management
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): A.Bychkov (IAEA- Vienna), T. Karseka (IAEA, Vienna), F. Quevedo (ICTP, Trieste). Co-Director: Y. Yanev (NKMI, Vienna) ICTP Local Organizer: C. Tuniz (ICTP, Trieste)
E-mail: smr2615@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



24 November - 28 November

Joint ICTP-IAEA Meeting on Training in Patient Safety in Radiotherapy
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>
Organizer(s): O. Holmberg, IAEA. ICTP Local Organizer: L. Bertocchi
E-mail: smr2593@ictp.it
Activity Information



1 December - 5 December

United Nations/ICTP Workshop on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)
Co-sponsor(s): ICG International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems
Organizer(s): S. GADIMOVA (UNOOSA, Vienna), S.M. RADICELLA (ICTP, Trieste). ICTP Local Organizer: B. NAVA
(Limited Participation)
E-mail: smr2617@ictp.it
Activity Information



1 December - 12 December

Winter School in Quantitative Systems Biology
Co-sponsor(s): International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS)<logo>icts</logo>
Organizer(s): V. Balasubramanian, A. Treves. ICTP Local Organizer: M. Marsili
E-mail: smr2618@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



15 December - 19 December

Advanced Workshop on Structural Biology: Using Synchrotron Radiation to Visualise Biological Molecules
Co-sponsor(s): International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)<logo>iaea</logo>, Elettra Sincrotrone<logo>elettra</logo>, International Union of Crystallography(IUCR)<logo>iucr</logo>, Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East (SESAME)<logo>sesame</logo>
Organizer(s): Directors: Silvia Onesti and Zehra Sayers. ICTP Local Organizers: Nadia Binggeli and Joseph Niemela.
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 1 August 2014
(Limited Participation)
E-mail: smr2578@ictp.it
Activity Information
Due to logistic laboratory reasons, this activity has "Limited Participation"





TO BE HELD OUTSIDE TRIESTE




3 February - 14 February

Advanced Workshop on LHC Physics and Cosmology (Cairo - Egypt)
Organizer(s): A.Tawfik, J.W.A. Cleymans, J. Yokoyama. ICTP Local Organizer: G. Villadoro
E-mail: smr2619@ictp.it
Activity Information



6 April - 11 April (6=Sun)

Conference on Open-source Tools for Enhancing Teaching, Learning and Research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) (Tegucigalpa - Honduras)
Organizer(s): C. Onime (ICTS/ICTP), A. E. Euceda (Honduras)
E-mail: smr2508@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



28 April - 9 May

College on Optics and Energy (Chiapas - Mexico)
Co-sponsor(s): the Mesoamerican Centre for Theoretical Physics (MCTP) and the International Commission for Optics (ICO), Mexico
Organizer(s): M.L. Calvo, A.M. Guzman, A. Zepeda. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2620@ictp.it
Activity Information



26 May - 30 May

Workshop on Internet of Things (Cotonou - Benin)
Organizer(s): M. Zennaro, Roch. H. Glitho, Jules Degila
E-mail: mzennaro@ictp.it
Activity Information
Limited Participation. Upon invitation only.



4 June - 14 June (14=Sat)

ICTP-NLAGA School in Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory (Dakar - Senegal)
Co-sponsor(s): Le Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche<logo>mesr</logo>, Université Cheikh Anta Diop<logo>ucad</logo>, AIMS Sénégal<logo>aims</logo>, NLAGA Project<logo>nlaga</logo>, Simons Foundation<logo>simons</logo>, Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Sénégal
Organizer(s): I. Assani, S. Luzzatto, M. Viana. Local Organizers: M. Balde, M. Moustapha Fall, D. Seck
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 31/03/2014
E-mail: smr2622@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



30 June - 11 July

Advanced School on PDEs in Geometry and Physics (Hefei - People's Republic of China)
Co-sponsor(s): School of Mathematical Sciences<logo>sms-ustc</logo>, University of Science and Technology of China<logo>ustc</logo>, Hefei, P.R. China
Organizer(s): C. Arezzo, Jiayu Li, Tian Gang. ICTP Local Organizer: C. Arezzo
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 15 March 2014
E-mail: smr2625@ictp.it
Activity Information



30 June - 11 July

African School on Space Science: Related Applications and Awareness for Sustainable Development of the Region (Kigali - Rwanda)
Co-sponsor(s): The Institute of Scientific Research of Boston College (ISR)<logo>isr</logo>, Republic of Rwanda - Ministry of Education<logo>rwanda</logo>, the University of Rwanda (UR)<logo>ur</logo>, College of Science and Technology Rwanda<logo>cst</logo>, Scientific Committee on Solar Terrestrial Physics (SCOSTEP)<logo>scostep</logo>, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)<logo>jsps</logo>, International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG)<logo>icg</logo>
Organizer(s): C. Amory (LPP-CNES), P. Doherty (ISR-Boston College), S. Radicella (ICTP); KIST Local Organzier: J. Uwamahoro; ICTP Local Organizer: B. Nava
E-mail: smr2631@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



30 June - 12 July (12=Sat)

MASTANI: Summer School on MAterials Simulation Theory And NumerIcs (Pune - India)
Co-sponsor(s): Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)<logo>iiser</logo>, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)<logo>jncasr</logo>, Quantum ESPRESSO Foundation<logo>qef</logo>, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA)<logo>sissa</logo>
Organizer(s): Prasenjit Ghosh (IISER Pune, India), Shobhana Narasimhan (JNCASR, Bangalore, India), Stefano de Gironcoli (SISSA, Trieste, Italy), Ralph Gebauer (ICTP, Trieste, Italy). Local Organizer in India: Mukul Kabir (IISER Pune, India)
E-mail: smr2626@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



7 July - 19 July (19=Sat)

Algebraic Number Theory and Applications (Dangbo - Benin)
Co-sponsor(s): Centre International de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées<logo>cimpa</logo>
Organizer(s): ICTP Local Organizer: F. Rodriguez Villegas
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 20 April 2014
E-mail: smr2627@ictp.it
Activity Information



28 July - 8 August

CANCELLED ACTIVITY - Mock Modular Forms (Kozhikode - India)
Organizer(s): ICTP Local Organizer: L. Goettsche
E-mail: smr2630@ictp.it
Activity Information



3 August - 23 August (3=Sun 23=Sat)

African School for Fundamental Physics and Applications (ASP 2014) (Dakar - Senegal)
Organizer(s): B. Acharya, K. Assamagan, J. Ellis, S. Muanza, C. Darve. ICTP Local Organizer: B. Acharya
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 31 March 2014
E-mail: smr2628@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



11 August - 22 August

First ICTP-IVIC Latin-American Advanced Workshop on Numerical, Instrumentation and Measurement Methods in Fluid Dynamics (San Antonio de los Altos - Venezuela (the Bolivarian Republic of))
Co-sponsor(s): Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research (IVIC)<logo>ivic</logo>, Latin-American Center for Physics (CLAF)<logo>claf</logo>, National Institute for Nuclear Research (ININ)<logo>inin</logo>, Fondo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (FONACIT)<logo>fonacit</logo>, Instituto de Tecnología Venezolana para el Petróleo (INTEVEP)<logo>intevep</logo>, Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN (CINVESTAV)<logo>cinvestav</logo>, Venezuelan Society of Fluid Mechanics (SVMF)<logo>svmf</logo>, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Azcapotzalco<logo>uam</logo>
Organizer(s): J. Niemela, L. Sigalotti, J. Klapp, H. Cabrera. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2629@ictp.it
Activity Information



1 September - 5 September

2nd International Symposium on Optics and its Applications (Yerevan-Ashtarak - Armenia)
Organizer(s): G. Buniatyan, M.L. Calvo, N. Gevorgyan, A. Guzman, A.Papoyan, H. Sarkisyan. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2633@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



15 September - 19 September

School on Advances in Quantum Information: Theory and Applications (Rabat - Morocco)
Co-sponsor(s): COST Action MP1600
Organizer(s): A. Bassi, F. Benatti, D. Braun, M. El BazICTP Local Organizer: A. Scardicchio
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 14 July 2014
E-mail: smr2634@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



15 September - 25 September

Workshop on Geophysical Monitoring and Modeling for Sustainable Energy and Geohazard Solutions (KIGALI - Rwanda)
Co-sponsor(s): Republic of Rwanda, Ministry of Education (MINEDUC)<logo>rwanda</logo>, National Science Foundation (NSF)<logo>nsf</logo>, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)<logo>iugg</logo>
Organizer(s): C. Ebinger, A. Ayele, Local organizers, Rwanda: Marie-Christine Gasingirwa ICTP: A. Aoudia
E-mail: smr2624@ictp.it
Activity Information



22 September - 26 September

Quantum Africa Conference 3: Advances in Quantum Sciences (Rabat - Morocco)
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: 13 July 2014
E-mail: smr2683@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



28 September - 3 October (28=Sun)

Industrial Physics Forum 2014 - Conference on Industrial Physics in Emerging Economies II (Sao Paulo - Brazil)
Organizer(s): P.W. Hammer, J. Niemela. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2636@ictp.it
Activity Information



29 September - 3 October

Advanced Workshop on Landau-Zener Interferometry and Quantum Control in Condensed Matter (Izmir - Turkey)
Co-sponsor(s): ICTP – Eurasian Centre for Advanced Research<logo>ecar</logo>, Izmir Institute of Technology<logo>iztech</logo>, Center for NanoScience (CeNS)<logo>cens</logo>, Nanosystems Initiative Munich<logo>nim</logo>
Organizer(s): Immanuel Bloch (Germany), Ozgur Cakir (Turkey), Devrim Guclu (Turkey), Mikhail Kiselev (Italy), Stefan Ludwig (Germany), Peter Nalbach (Germany), Tugrul Senger (Turkey), Haldun Sevincli (Turkey)
E-mail: smr2677@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



10 November - 14 November

First Workshop on Climate Change, Variability and Modeling over Central America and Mexico (Ensenada - Mexico)
Co-sponsor(s): Ensenada Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education<logo>cicese</logo>
Organizer(s): R. Fuentes Franco, F. Giorgi, E. Coppola, F Graef, E. Pavia. ICTP Local Organizer: F. Giorgi
E-mail: smr2637@ictp.it
Activity Information



17 November - 28 November

ICTP-NCP School on LHC Physics (Islamabad - Pakistan)
Co-sponsor(s): Pakistani National Centre for Physics (NCP)<logo>ncp</logo>
Organizer(s): H. Hoorani, J. Ellis, B. Acharya. ICTP Local Organizer: J. Niemela
E-mail: smr2632@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



17 November - 28 November

School on Cooperative Phenomena in Condensed Matter: From Bose-Einstein Condensates to Quantum Optics (Buea - Republic of Cameroon)
Co-sponsor(s): Association pour la Promotion Scientifique de l'Afrique (APSA)<logo>apsa</logo>, International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP)<logo>iupap</logo>
Organizer(s): A. Dikande, M. Kiselev, M. Maaza, J. Niemela. Local Organizers in Cameroon: A. Dikande, C.F. Lukong
E-mail: smr2639@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



24 November - 19 December

School and Workshop on Singularities in Geometry, Topology, Foliations and Dynamics (Cuernavaca - Mexico)
Co-sponsor(s): Centre International de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées (CIMPA)<logo>cimpa</logo>, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)<logo>unam</logo>, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán (UADY)<logo>uady</logo>, Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT)<logo>conacyt</logo>
Organizer(s): J.L. Cisneros-Molina, A. Libgober, L. Ortiz Bobadilla, J. Snoussi and M. SpivakovskyLocal Organizer: C. Arezzo
E-mail: smr2640@ictp.it
Activity Information



1 December - 5 December

Workshop on Climate Applications for Food Security (Niamey - Niger)
Co-sponsor(s): AGRHYMET Regional Centre<logo>agrhymet</logo>
Organizer(s): A. Tompkins, I. Seidou Sanda ICTP Local Organizer: A. Tompkins
Local Organizer(s): A. Tompkins
Deadline(s) for requesting participation: June 30, 2014
E-mail: smr2621@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



1 December - 5 December

Workshop on South Atlantic circulation variability and change: integrating models and observations (Buenos Aires - Argentina)
Co-sponsor(s): CLIVAR, CONICET, UBA, US CLIVAR, NOAA, DOE
Organizer(s): A. Piola, M. Saraceno, L. Sitz, R. Farneti. ICTP Local Organizer: R Farneti
E-mail: smr2635@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



1 December - 12 December

Joint SAIFR-ICTP School and Workshop on Observational Cosmology (Sao Paulo - Brazil)
Co-sponsor(s): ICTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research (SAIFR)<logo>saifr</logo>
Organizer(s): R. Abramo, P. Creminelli, A. Melchiorri, R. Rosenfeld, R. Sheth. ICTP Local Organizers: P. Creminelli, R. Sheth
E-mail: smr2638@ictp.it
Activity Information



1 December - 19 December

Latin American Conference and FPGA School on Advanced Instrumentation (Santa Clara - Costa Rica)
Co-sponsor(s): Tecnológico de Costa Rica<logo>tec</logo>, Centro de Transferencia Tecnológica y Educación Continua<logo>ctec</logo>
Organizer(s): A. Cicuttin, M.L. Crespo, C. Meza Benavides, R. Gonzalez, R. Pereira-Arroyo. ICTP Local Organizer: Maria Liz Crespo
E-mail: smr2641@ictp.it
Activity Information  (Online Application Form)



5 December - 10 December

School in Computational Algebra and Number Theory (Montevideo - Uruguay)
Organizer(s): G. Tornaria, T. Krick, P. Stevenhagen, F. Rodriguez Villegas. ICTP Local Organizer: F. Rodriguez Villegas
E-mail: smr2642@ictp.it
Activity Information





HOSTED ACTIVITIES

For more information on these events, external Organizers should be contacted directly



3 February - 4 February

GenderInSite Coordinating Group Meeting
E-mail: smrH373@ictp.it




10 February - 12 February

Winter School on Fluid Dynamics
Organizer(s): J. Niemela (ICTP)
Activity Information



18 February

ICSU-TWAS-IAP-UNESCO Meeting
E-mail: varnier@twas.org




19 February

TWAS management Committee Meeting
E-mail: varnier@twas.org




20 February

TWAS Steering Committee Meeting
E-mail: varnier@twas.org




3 April - 5 April (5=Sat)

EPS Council
Organizer(s): J. Niemela (ICTP)




8 April - 9 April

The Future of Elettra
Organizer(s): Elettra Sincrotrone




14 April - 17 April

Theoretical Course "RNA Structure and Function"
Organizer(s): ICGEB
Activity Information



7 May - 13 May

TWAS - Science and Diplomacy
E-mail: sciencediplomacy@twas.org




25 May - 1 June (25=Sun 1=Sun)

OLIFIS




26 May - 30 May

IAEA hosted activity




8 June - 13 June (8=Sun)

TWAS - Science and Diplomacy
E-mail: sciencediplomacy@twas.org




14 July - 18 July

Summer School for Human Resources Development and Strengthening of Professional Skills in the field of Oceanography, Marine Sciences and Blue Growth in South East Europe
Co-sponsor(s): in collaboration with ICTP and the Robert Bosch Foundation.<logo>rbf</logo>
Organizer(s): Maria Cristina Pedicchio and Mounir Ghribi
E-mail: smrH379@ictp.it
Activity Information



11 August - 15 August

IAEA "Advanced Workshop on Innovative Materials for Fusion Applications" - ACTIVITY CANCELLED
Organizer(s): IAEA




30 August (30=Sat 30=Sat)

IUPAP C-13 2014
Co-sponsor(s): International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP)<logo>iupap</logo>
Organizer(s): S. Scandolo (ICTP)




1 September - 5 September

SISSA Masterclass on "Fostering the Public Debate on Science and Technology Applications"
Organizer(s): Sissa Medialab
E-mail: smrH364@ictp.it




15 September - 19 September

SISSA Masterclass on "Developing Successful Exhibitions"
Organizer(s): SISSA Medialab
E-mail: smrH365@ictp.it
Activity Information



22 September - 27 September (27=Sat)

Data assimilation in biogeochemical cycles
Organizer(s): Max Planck Institute - Department of Biogeochemical Systems
E-mail: hennings@ictp.it
Activity Information



23 September - 26 September

11th meeting on Active Galactic Nuclei of the Italian AGN Community
Organizer(s): P. Monaco
Activity Information



24 September - 26 September

Inter Agency Travel Network




29 September - 3 October

Complex Geometry, Analysis and Foliations
Organizer(s): C. Arezzo (ICTP)
Activity Information



13 October - 17 October

Workshop on Severe Accident Analysis Utilizing MAAP5 Computer Code




18 October (18=Sat 18=Sat)

Inauguration ceremony of Latin American Film Festival
Organizer(s): Festival del Cinema Latino Americano - APCLAI (Associazione per la Promozione della Cultura Latino Americana in Italia). Director: R. Diaz
E-mail: smrH388@ictp.it




27 October - 31 October

SISSA Masterclass on "Developing Successful Museums and Science Centres"
Organizer(s): SISSA Medialab
E-mail: smrH366@ictp.it




10 November - 14 November

SISSA Masterclass on "Bridging the Gap between Science and Society"
Organizer(s): SISSA Medialab
E-mail: smrH367@ictp.it




17 November - 19 November

Turbintermed 2014
Organizer(s): V. Armenio
E-mail: smrH378@ictp.it




22 November - 23 November (22=Sat 23=Sun)

Fisica, Medicina, Arte e Spiritualità
Organizer(s): AMeC , Associazione Medicina e Complessità




9 December - 11 December

AAAS-TWAS Workshop on Climate Change and a Global Research Agenda for High Altitude Agriculture in Central Asia and India
Co-sponsor(s): <logo>twas</logo>
E-mail: smrH394@ictp.it




10 December - 12 December

Novel Superconductors - Advanced Methods in X-ray Imaging
Organizer(s): Sincrotrone Trieste

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