The scientific program is scheduled to start on Monday, April 25th, 2016, 09:00 h and will end on Friday, April 29th, 2016, 17:30 h. Arrival is planned for Sunday afternoon/evening. The registration desk will be open on Sunday from 17:00 h through 21:00 h and on Monday morning. Departure will be on Friday, around 17:30 h.
An informal welcome and get together plus a buffet supper will take place on Sunday evening from 18:30 h onwards.
One evening the Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation invites all participants to a “Heraeus Dinner” (conference dinner) and free beverages.
An excursion is planned for Thursday afternoon, a leisurely hike in the vicinity (destination is the Drachenfels "Dragon's Rock". It is a hill - 321 meters - in the Siebengebirge uplands between Königswinter and Bad Honnef).
In order to stimulate as much exchange and discussion as possible, we hope that your schedule permits you to be present for the full duration of the seminar.
Venue, accommodation, and meals:
Lectures and meals are all arranged in the main building of the Physikzentrum Bad Honnef.
Physikzentrum Bad Honnef
53604 Bad Honnef
Accommodation will be booked for you automatically according to the arrival and departure information you provided to us - either in the main building of the Physikzentrum or in the guesthouse in the park area of the Physikzentrum. Information of your accommodation will follow in due time (about one week before the seminar).
More information about the Physikzentrum and travel hints are available at
All meals will be served at the Physikzentrum, starting with dinner on Sunday, ending with lunch on Friday. Vegetarian food is available on request.
If you have any special dietary requests, please let us know in advance.
Special Dietary Needs
Please provide here if you have any special dietary needs such as vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, etc. Though we cannot guarantee that these needs are fulfilled, we assure you that we will do our best to find solutions.