International Conference "Physics of Magnetic Stars"

Special Astrophysical Observatory, Russia
1 – 6 October, 2018

The Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences will organize a traditional International conference dedicated to the physics of magnetic stars during the period of October 1 - 6, 2018.

The meeting will take place in the Special Astrophysical Observatory in Nizhniy Arkhyz near Zelenchukskaja of the Karachai-Cherkess Republic of Russia in the North Caucasus mountains (near the Russian 6m telescope).

The programm of the conference includesfollowing topics:

  • Main Sequence chemically peculiar stars;
  • Magnetic white dwarfs, polars, and other degenerate objects;
  • Binary and multiple magnetic stars, exoplanets;
  • Variability, space- and ground-based photomertic data analysis;
  • Theory. Origin and evolution of stellar magnetic fields;
  • New equipment for stellar magnetism study.

Proposed topics are traditional for the conference, however they do not limit reports on other areas of stellar astrophysics. The Committee welcomes everyone who plans to make a talk on the conference. The sections will be organized according to the number of participants and talks.

The conference proceedings will be published. We will try our hard to publish them in ASP Conference Series.

Conference fee

The conference fee is 8000 roubles (about 110 Euros as for January, 2018). The conference fee wil be used to cover the postal costs of invitations for Russian visa, to meet and escort participants from/to the Mineral'nye Vody airport and railway station, to organize coffee breaks, and to partially pay the conference proceedings. For Russian and CIS participants, and those who do not need the Russian visa the conference fee is 6000 roubles, and 5000 roubles - for early-bird registration (till August 1, 2018)

For students and graduate students there is a discount of 50%

We'll let you know about payment methods later.