Mark your calendars: 45emes Journees des Actinides on 15-19 April 2015

The 45emes Journees des Actinides will be held in Prague-Pruhonice, The Czech Republic on 15-19 April 2015. 

Scope 
This conference is a traditional forum for informal discussion encompassing numerous different aspects related to the chemistry and physics of the Actinides. It regularly brings together experts from all the fields involved, emphasizing information exchange and lively discussions on current issues in actinide science and stimulating new collaborative projects. Moreover, a strong emphasis is given on presentations of on-going research projects by young scientists and PhD students. The type of presentation (oral or poster) will be selected upon receiving the abstracts, while to some degree considering the authors' preference. 

Conference Topics 
  • Inorganic, organometallic chemistry
  • Condensed matter physics, magnetism, strongly correlated behavior, superconductivity, quantum criticality
  • Materials science, nanomaterials
  • Theory, electronic structure
  • Actinides handling, radiation protection, and forensics
  • Nuclear fuel cycle, environment
  • Actinide production
  • Fission products
Venue 

The Floret Congress Center is situated in the centre of Průhonice - a small municipality at the outskirts of Prague, an ideal place to refresh, rejuvenate and get new energy. It is easily accessed being next to the D1 motorway Prague - Brno, close to the intersection with the ring R1, and with a very good connection to the Prague city centre (35 - 45 minutes by public transportation, 15 minutes by car). The accommodation of participants will be provided on the spot.



Průhonice is well known for its castle (www.zamekpruhonice.cz) with an old chapel and a large park with its decorative woods and the hundreds of azaleas and rhododendrons. The Silva Tarouca Research Institute (www.vukoz.cz) for Landscape and Ornamental Gardening with a beautiful dendrological garden (http://dendrologickazahrada.cz/jaro) (www.parkpruhonice.cz) is located nearby. 

Pre-registration 

It is recommended to register your interest at http://www.jda2015.org/ not to miss any important information. The pre-registration does not bring you any obligations, but you will receive all important information on 45JdA. 

We are very happy to welcome you to the 45JdA. 

On behalf of the Organising Committee,
Vladimir Sechovsky (Charles University in Prague, The Czech Republic)