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Turbulence & magnetic fields - from the early universe to late-type stars

Symposium 1st April - 5th April, 2019, Tuusula, Finland - registration open

Please register now - early registration may help us to reduce the fees

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To commemorate the 60th birthday of Professor Axel Brandenburg we are pleased to invite you to our symposium:

"Turbulence & magnetic fields - from the early universe to late-type stars"

April 1st to April 5th 2019. The venue is the magnificent lakeside hotel Gustavelund, lake Tuusula, southern Finland.

The preliminary programme shall include:

  • Origins and structure of magnetic fields in the universe
  • Evolution of galaxies and nature of the dynamo

  • Stellar evolution and magnetic cycles

  • Solar dynamo and the solar system

  • Astrophysical turbulence and dynamo models

  • General topics – experiments, observations and controversy

See participants

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Please register here. We anticipate registration between 300€ and 400€, subject to numbers and financial subsidies.

We hope also to be able to include subsidies for individuals in financial need, so please register and contact  enquiring about possible financial assistance. This may also include costs related carer responsibilities.

Registration shall cover meeting costs, daily meeting coffee breaks and lunch, Symposium Dinner, social sauna and excursions. Accommodation shall be at the venue, 105€ per single room per night (125€ twin sharing).

Social and cultural programme shall include:

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Gustavelund Hotel, Tuusula

... just south of Järvenpää, where Axel and his wife Sirkka lived, while doing his PhD in Helsinki 1986 and 1990. Nearby attractions include Ainola, 8 km north of Gustavelund.