6th Joint HGS-HIRe & RS-APS Lecture Week on Atomic and Laser/Plasma Physics - Fall 2018 - Hütten (Thüringen)

(Photo: G. Burau)


September 23-28, 2018


Interface between Atomic- and Nuclear Physics


Carsten Brandau (JLU Giessen)
Sven Bernitt (HI Jena)
Andrey Volotka (HI Jena)


Günter Weber / Renate Märtin (RS-APS)
Gerhard Burau (HGS-HIRe)

Agenda (preliminary)

Our lecture weeks are interdisciplinary events that cover different aspects of experimental and theoretical physics as well as technology together. The aim for this year's joint lecture week on atomic and laser/plasma physics is to discuss the interface and interplay between atomic physics and nuclear physics. Students who are interested in these topics, even if they are from other fields of research, are very welcome to attend this lecture week.

For registration, please send a brief email to info(at)hgs-hire.de as soon as possible.

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Sep 23 Sep 24 Sep 25 Sep 26 Sep 27 Sep 28
Travel to Hütten

Lecture (Brandau) Lecture (Volotka) Lecture (Volotka) Lecture (Volotka) Lecture (Bernitt)
10:45-11:00 Break Break Break Break Break
Lecture (Brandau) Lecture (Brandau)
Early Lunch (11:30)

Excursion to 'Stausee Hohenfelden' (bus starts 12:15)

Visit of the storage power station (13:00-14:30)

Boat tour on the barrier lake (15:00-16:30)

Return to Hütten (bus starts 16:30)

17:15 Lecture (Bernitt)
Lecture (Bernitt) Group Work
Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
Presenting own project Presenting own project Presenting own project Departure

Travel from Hütten
16:00-16:30 Break Break Break
Group Work Group Work Group Work
Dinner Dinner Dinner 18:45 Barbecue Dinner
Welcome Questions/Wrap-up Questions/Wrap-up Questions/Wrap-up

Practical Information


Arrival in Hütten and check-in are on Sunday, September 23, in the late afternoon. After dinner, there is a welcome and introduction session followed by a get-together.
The scientific part of the lecture week starts on Monday morning and closes on Friday afternoon.

Late arrivals

If you will arrive late please contact the coordinators in advance so key pick up can be arranged.


The seminar will be at "Bildungswerk Blitz e.V." >, Herschdorfer Str. 19, D-07387 Krölpa-Hütten.


Travel will be arranged individually. Please use public transport or car pools. Directions can be found >here. A shuttle bus from the train station in Zeutsch to the venue in Hütten has been organized. This shuttle bus will start at the train station in Zeutsch at 17:45.
In case you want to offer a car pool please contact the coordinators.


Accomodation (mostly in double rooms) is included in the lecture week. If you want to share the room with a particular roommate, please inform the coordinators in advance.


Full board is included in the lecture week. Special food requirements (vegetarian, other) should be communicated to the coordinators in advance.

What to bring

Clothing: The lecture week will be very informal, so only casual attire necessary.
Please plan for an outdoor social activity. An excursion to a barrier lake including a visit of a storage power station is planned. Therefore please bring sturdy shoes, i.e. closed-toes footwear with closed heel and flat soles, for security reasons. Otherwise you can't participate in the visit of the power station!
Linen: All rooms have linen, no need to bring it.
Towels: Please bring your own towels!
Indoor slippers or footies: Required for the seminar room!


Wireless internet access is available. Please bring your own laptop.


All basic expenses are covered by RS-APS and HGS-HIRe, respectively. All meals are included.


Though this trip will not generate any costs for your supervisor or group please do not forget to file a trip request so you are covered by accident insurance during the lecture week. Please ask the secretary of your official supervisor at the university for the appropriate form.


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