In 2006, the International Scientific Meeting of the Belgian Physical Society (BPS) (Belgische Natuurkundige Vereniging – Société Belge de Physique, BNV-SBP) will take place on
Friday, 28 April 2006 at
Programme Fysica 2006
10h15 Lecture by Joost Frenken: "Atomic friction and how to avoid it"
10h45 Coffee break, during which:
- Poster Market
- Master Programmes Market
- Industrial and Institutes Market
11h15 Physica lecture by Gert-Jan van Heijst
12h00 Lunch break, during which:
- Algemene Ledenvergadering Nederlandse Natuurkundige Vereniging
- Round Table: "Physics Publishing in Europe: where do we (want to) go ?"
- Markets (see above)
14h00 Parallel sessions
16h00 Tea break, during which:
- Markets (see above)
16h30 Lecture by Christoffel Waelkens: "How
nuclear and chemical processes
shape dying stars"
17h00 NTvN award and ‘Natuurkundedocent van het Jaar’ award (NNV)
17h15 Nobelprize lecture
18h15 Scientific Prize and Poster Contest Prize (BPS)
18h30 Banquet and drinks
20h00 Evening forum on "Cosmology, evolution and intelligent design"
Š Industrial and Technological Physics: Physics fuels industry
o organized by Jos van Haaren (Philips, NL) and Jo De Boeck (IMEC, B)
Š Nanophysics and Nanotechnology
o organized by Jan van Ruitenbeek (U Leiden, NL) and
o Chris Van Haesendonck (KU Leuven, B)
Š Quantum Information and Computation
o organized by Carlo Beenakker (U Leiden, NL) and Lieven van der Sypen
o (TU Delft, B)
Š Astro-particle Physics and Cosmology
Š organized by Ana Achúcarro (U Leiden, NL) and Catherine De Clercq
Š (VU Brussel, B)
Š Geophysics and Meteorology: Atmospheric physics and climate change
o organized by Harm Jonker (TU Delft, NL) and Viviane Pierrard (Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy, B)
Š Plasma Physics
o organized by Roger Jaspers (FOM Rijnhuizen, NL) and Raymond Koch (Royal Military Academy, B)
Š Physics Teaching: New approaches to student motivation and understanding
o organized by Chris van Weert (U Amsterdam, NL) and Jacqueline Hellemans (KU Leuven, B)
Š Students Session : A physicist plays pool / RINO
o organized by Richard Sanders (U Nijmegen, NL), Nienke van der Marel
o (U Leiden, NL) and Tina Piga (U Antwerpen, B)
Please register preferentially via the Conference Website: www.fysica.nl
Participants without access to internet facilities may register by telephone to Mrs. Ingrid FAAS (NNV) at 0031 – 20 – 592 2211.
Student member (BNV-SBP or NNV): 15 euro, Student non member: 20 euro.
Member (BNV-SBP or NNV): 40 euro if paid before March, 17 (thereafter: 55 euro).
Non member: 60 euro if paid before March, 17 (thereafter: 75 euro).
Unemployed / retired: 25 euro if paid before March, 17 (thereafter: 35 euro).
To join the dinner buffer (registration before April, 14), add: 10 euro for students and 15 euro for non-students.
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