ABOUT

HCI 2020 is the 20th in a series of International Conference on the Physics of Highly Charged Ions. The conference covers the following topics on highly charged ions: Fundamental aspects, Structure and Spectroscopy; Collisions with Electrons, Ions, Atoms and Molecules; Interactions with Clusters, Surfaces and Solids; Interactions with Photons, Plasmas and Strong Field Processes; Production, Experimental developments and Applications.
The 1st announcement is available from here.
To secure IUPAP sponsorship, the organizers have provided assurance that HCI2020 will be conducted in accordance with IUPAP Policies on Conferences; including those of Free Circulation of Scientists, maximum IUPAP conference registration fee, as well as the IUPAP policy statement on harassment at conferences.

INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD

F. Aumayr (Austria), T. Azuma (Japan), P. Beiersdorfer (USA), A. Braeuning-Demian (Germany), J. Burgdofer (Austria), A. Cassimi (France), J. R. Crespo Lopez-Urrutia (Germany), M. S. Gravielle (Argentina), R. Hoekstra (The Netherlands), J. Hoszowska (Switzerland), R. Hutton (China), C. Illescas (Spain), X. Ma (China), N. Nakamura (Japan), M. Pajek (Poland), R. Rivarola (Argentina), M. Safronova (USA), J. P. Santos (Portugal), R. Schuch (Sweden), V. Shabaev (Russia), E. Sokell (Ireland), T. Stoehlker (Germany), J. Tanis (USA), K. Tokesi (Hungary), M. Trassinelli (France), L. Tribedi (India), K. Yao (China), H. Zettergren (Sweden), T. Zouros (Greece)

VENUE, ACCESS

KUNIBIKI MESSE

HCI2020 will be held at KUNIBIKI MESSE, Matsue, Shimane, JAPAN.

MATSUE City, SHIMANE

Matsue is a beautiful and historical city in Shimane prefecture in Japan.

ACCESS

Visit here for the information how to travel to Matsue.

PROGRAM

Invited Speakers

Click here to see the confirmed speakers.

Scientific Program

To be announced.

Social Program

Reception (Sep. 6) Kunibiki Messe
Excursion (Sep. 9) Shrine or Museum by your choice
Banquet (Sep. 9) Yuushien Garden

REGISTRATION AND ACCOMMODATION

Registration and accommodation reservation will be open on April 27.

The deadline for early bird registration is June 1, 23:59JST.

Regular fee: 50,000 JPY (after June 1st: 60,000 JPY)

Student fee: 25,000 JPY (after June 1st: 30,000 JPY)

Accompanying person fee: 10,000 JPY (after June 1st: 15,000 JPY)

Support for students

There will be limited funds available to support students and young postdocs. To apply the support, please send the following information to hci2020-at-tmu.ac.jp with supporting letter from the supervisor before April 15.

Full name, Title of poster (talk), Institution, Country

SUBMISSION

Abstract

Abstract submission is available from here. The deadline for abstract submission is April 15, 23:59JST. Please use the template for Word or LaTeX.

PROCEEDINGS

The proceedings of HCI2020 will be published as a special issue of the open access journal Atoms.

Details will be announced later.

LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITEE

Hajime Tanuma (Chair, TMU), Nobuyuki Nakamura (Co-Chair, UEC), Toshiyuki Azuma (RIKEN), Natsuko Fujita (JAEA), Takato Hirayama (Rikkyo), Daiji Kato (NIFS), Takuya Majima (Kyoto), Izumi Murakami (NIFS), Yuji Nakano (Rikkyo), Hiroyuki A. Sakaue (NIFS), Tomoko Ohyama-Yamaguchi (TMCIT)