Department of Theoretical Physics
University of Vienna
Prof. Helmuth Hüffel



November 25 - 27, 2005








We are happy to announce titles and abstracts of the invited lecturers

L. Bergstrom (Stockholm)
W. Buchmüller (DESY)
M. Camenzind (Heidelberg)
L. Covi (CERN)
E. Kolb (Fermilab)
B. Leibundgut (ESO)
S. Masi (Rome)
W. Porod (Valencia)
G. Raffelt (Munich)
A. Ringwald (DESY)
D. Schwarz (Bielefeld)

hoping very much that you are interested. We thank all members of the Advisory Board

A. Bartl (Vienna) W. Grimus (Vienna) W. Majerotto (Vienna)
A. Rebhan (Vienna) H. Rumpf (Vienna) D. Schwarz (Bielefeld)

for their help and advice.

We kindly ask all participants to fill in the online application form as soon as possible. Accommodation will be provided in nearby pensions and hotels, preferably in two-bed rooms as the number of one-bed rooms is rather limited. If you prefer other hotels or if you are applying later than by the end of October we kindly ask you to directly address yourself to .

We invite applications for talks and posters from researchers working in areas related to the focus of the seminar. Applications should be submitted before Sept. 30, 2005. Junior participants, including advanced graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and junior faculty, will be given priority.

There are fellowships available covering the hotel and part of the local expenses. Our financial resources make it necessary to limit the number of supported junior participants who will be selected among the applicants. Applications for support should be submitted before Sept. 30, 2005. Please fill in the online application form correspondingly and arrange for one letter of recommendation to be emailed before Sept. 30, 2005 to . You will be notified by the second half of October.

The seminar will start on Friday Nov. 25 at 09:00 and end on Sunday Nov. 27 at lunch time; it will take place at

"Großer Hörsaal des Instituts für Materialphysik"
Boltzmanngasse 5 / 3rd floor
A-1090 Vienna

In addition to the seminars we cordially invite you to attend the poster and discussion sessions on Friday and Saturday afternoon; there will be a Public Lecture on Friday evening and a Conference Reception on Saturday evening.

The conference is running on a limited budget so we will not be providing pens, paper, conference bags etc. Copies of the schedule, list of participants etc. will be available, however.

Registration will begin on Friday Nov. 25 at 08:30 outside the lecture hall. At registration you will be asked to pay the registration fee of € 50 (except for students). Payment must be by cash; we cannot accept credit cards.

Please read the previous announcements of the Vienna Central European Seminar 2005 and check for forthcoming updates.

We remind you to also have a look at for information on scientific activities in the Central European region and to submit details about your own events.

Looking forward to meeting you in Vienna, yours


Helmuth Hüffel

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