ABOUT

Welcome to The 22nd annual international Conference on Particle Physics and Cosmology

The 22nd annual international Conference on Particle Physics and Cosmology (COSMO-18) will be held at the IBS Science and Culture Center in Daejeon. The meeting is hosted by the Center for Theoretical Physics of the Universe(CTPU) in Institute of Basic Science(IBS). The COSMO series is one of the major venues of interaction between cosmologists and particle physicists.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Large Scale Structure and Cosmological Microwave Background
  • Inflation and Early Universe
  • Particle astrophysics
  • Dark matter and dark energy
  • Particle Physics
  • Multi-messenger Astrophysics

Image source : [Daejeon Yuseong-gu], [tour.yuseong.go.kr]

Date & Venue

Date: August 27-31, 2018
Venue: IBS Science and Culture Center, Daejeon, South Korea

Topics

Large Scale Structure(LSS)
Cosmological Microwave Background(CMB)
Early Universe
Dark Energy (DE)
Dark Matter (DM)
Multi-messenger Astrophysics
Particle Physics

Poster

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Contact Info

For general inquiries, please contact Dr. Sanghyeon Chang.
Email: ctpu-ptc@ibs.re.kr / cosmo.ctpu@gmail.com

Important dates

Sponsors

INVITED SPEAKERS

Daniel Baumann (U. of Amsterdam)

Xuelei Chen (National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Jodi Cooley (Southern Methodist U.)

Andre Luiz De Gouvea (Northwestern U.)

Juan Garcia-Bellido (Autonomous U. of Madrid)

Lawrence Hall (U. C. Berkeley)

Kael Hanson (U. of Wisconsin-Madison)

Myungshin Im (Seoul National University)

Chunglee Kim (Ewha Womans U.)

Jihn E. Kim (Kyung Hee U.)

Rocky Kolb (U. of Chicago)

Eiichiro Komatsu (Max Planck Institute)

Chao-Lin Kuo (Stanford U.)

David Marsh (U. of Göttingen)

Shigeki Matsumoto (Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe)

Takeo Moroi (Tokyo U.)

Kentaro Nagamine (Osaka U.)

Hiranya Peiris (U. College London)

Marco Peloso (U. of Minnesota)

David Polarski (Montpellier 2 U.)

Fernando Quevedo (International Centre for Theoretical Physics)

Matt Reece (Havard U.)

Ashley Ross (Ohio State U.)

Leszek Roszkowski (Astrocent, Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center Polish Academy of Sciences and National Centre for Nuclear Research, Poland)

Geraldine Servant (U. of Hamburg)

Salvatore Vitale (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Yi Wang (Hong Kong U. of Science and Technology)

Risa Wechsler (Stanford U.)

Ning Zhou (Shanghai Jiao Tong U.)

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

International Steering Committee

Vernon Barger (U. of Wisconsin-Madison)

Daniel Baumann (U. of  Amsterdam)

John Beacom (Ohio State U.)

Jonathan Ellis (CERN)

Kari Evqvist (U. of Helsinki)

Evalyn Gates (Cleveland Museum of Natural History)

Ruth Gregory (Durham U.)

Francis Halzen (U. of Wisconsin-Madison)

Mark Hindmarsh (U. of Sussex)

Stavros Katsanevas (Université Paris VII)

Jihn E. Kim (Kyung Hee U.)

Rocky Kolb (U. of Chicago)

Julien Lesgourgues (RWTH Aachen U.)

Andrei Linde (Stanford U.)

David Lyth (Lancaster U.)

Carlos Martins (Centro de Astrofisica da Univ do Porto)

Hans-Peter Nilles (Physikalisches Institut der Universität Bonn)

Michael Ramsey-Musolf (U. of Massachusettts Amherst)

Antonio Riotto (U. of Geneva)

Matts Roos (U. of Helinski)

Leszek Roszkowski, Chair (Astrocent, Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center Polish Academy of Sciences and National Centre for Nuclear Research, Poland)

Goran Senjanovic (International Centre for Theoretical Physics)

Jun’ichi Yokoyama (RESCEU, The U. of Tokyo)

Hu Zhan (National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Local Organizing Committee

Kyu Jung Bae (CTPU, IBS)

Sanghyeon Chang (CTPU, IBS)

Ki-Young Choi (SKKU)

Kiwoon Choi, Chair (CTPU, IBS)

Kenji Kadota (CTPU, IBS)

Chan Beom Park (CTPU, IBS)

Arman Shafieloo (KASI)

Chang Sub Shin (CTPU, IBS)

Jonghee Yoo (KAIST)

PROGRAM

Aug 27(Mon) Aug 28(Tue) Aug 29(Wed) Aug 30(Thu) Aug 31(Fri)

08:50 – 09:00

Opening Remark

09:00 – 10:30

Invited  talk 1

Invited talk 5

Invited talk 7

Invited talk 9

Invited talk 11

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Coffee Break Coffee Break

Summary

11:00 – 12:00

Invited talk 2

Invited talk 6 Invited talk 8

Invited talk 10

Excursion

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch

Lunch Lunch Lunch

14:00 – 15:30

Invited  talk 3

Parallel Talk 1

Parallel Talk 3 Parallel Talk 4

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 – 16:30

Invited talk 4

Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break

16:30 – 17:00

Parallel Talk 2

Poster Session Parallel Talk 5

17:00 – 17:30

Coffee Break

17:30 – 18:30

IBS Session

18:30 – 19:00

Reception

19:00 –

Public talk
By Prof. Hang Bae Kim (In Korean)
Banquet

 Each invited talk spans 30 min
∙ Each parallel talk spans 15 min

PROGRAM

Whole Time Table
Parallel Session Time Table
Poster Session List
Time Program Venue

08:50 – 09:00

Opening Remark

 

09:00 – 10:30

Lawrence Hall

Auditorium (2F)

Takeo Moroi

Matt Reece

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

 

11:00 – 12:00

Jihn E. Kim

Auditorium (2F)

David Marsh

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch

 

14:00 – 15:30

Shigeki Matsumoto

Auditorium (2F)

Andre Luiz De Gouvea

Kentaro Nagamine

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break

 

16:00 – 17:00

Jodi Cooley

Auditorium (2F)

Ning Zhou

17:00 – 17:30

Coffee Break

 

17:30 – 18:30

IBS Session

Auditorium (2F)

CAPP: Sung Woo Youn

CUP: Moo Hyun Lee

CTPU: Chang Sub Shin

18:30 –

Reception

 

 Each invited talk spans 30 min
∙ Each parallel talk spans 15 min

Time Program Venue

09:00 – 10:30

Daniel Baumann

Auditorium (2F)

Yi Wang

Marco Peloso

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00

Eiichiro Komatsu

Auditorium (2F)

Chao-Lin Kuo

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch

Dark Matter Theory 1

Gravitational Wave

Cosmic Microwave Background

Parallel 1: Room 204 (2F)
Parallel 2: Room 306 (3F)
Parallel 3: Room 314 (3F)

14:00 – 14:15

Deog Ki Hong

Sunghoon Jung

Jae Hwan Kang

14:15 – 14:30

Eung Jin Chun

Gungwon Kang

Christian Reichardt

14:30 – 14:45

Ayuki Kamada

Daniel Cutting

Srinivasan Raghunathan

14:45 – 15:00

Tommi Tenkanen

Gansukh Tumurtushaa

Asier Lopez-Eiguren

15:00 – 15:15

Andrzej Hryczuk

Naoya Kitajima

Spyros Sypsas

15:15 – 15:30

Ki-Young Choi

Takahiro Terada

Keisuke Inomata

15:30 – 15:45

Kazunori Nakayama

Tomo Takahashi

Pedro Carrilho

15:45 – 16:00

Soo-Min Choi

Cyril Lagger

Gonzalo Palma

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee Break

Dark Matter Theory 2

Multi Messenger Astrophysics

Early Universe

Large Scale Structure 1

Parallel 1: Room 204 (2F)
Parallel 2: Room 306 (3F)
Parallel 3: Room 314 (3F)

16:30 – 16:45

Pyungwon Ko

Cheng Zhang

Chen Heinrich

16:45 – 17:00

Tomohiro Abe

Wessel Valkenburg

Chiaki Hikage

17:00 – 17:15

Jong-Chul Park

Jiaming Zheng

Srivatsan Sridhar

17:15 – 17:30

Alexey Boyarsky

Matthew Stott

Saroj Adhikari

17:30 – 17:45

Mansi Dhuria

Wen Yin

Jacobo Asorey

17:45 – 18:00

Nagisa Hiroshima

Ryusuke Jinno

Benjamin L’Huillier

18:00 – 18:15

Yoo-Jin Kang

Gabriele Franciolini

Mijin Yoon

18:15 – 18:30

Kazunori Kohri

James Diacoumis

19:00 –

Public talk
By Prof. Hang Bae Kim (In Korean)

 Each invited talk spans 30 min
∙ Each parallel talk spans 15 min

Time Program Venue

09:00 – 10:30

Fernando Quevedo

Auditorium (2F)

Hiranya Peiris

Xuelei Chen

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00

Risa Wechsler

Auditorium (2F)

Ashley Ross

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch

Dark Matter Experiment

Inflation 1

Large Scale Structure 2

Parallel 1: Room 204 (2F)
Parallel 2: Room 306 (3F)
Parallel 3: Room 314 (3F)

14:00 – 14:15

Julien Masbou

Krzysztof Turzynski

Sam Wong

14:15 – 14:30

William Page

Wanil Park

Raphael Sgier

14:30 – 14:45

Pushparaj Adhikari

Michal Wieczorek

Matteo Cataneo

14:45 – 15:00

William Thompson

Eemeli Tomberg

Pyungwon Ko

15:00 – 15:15

Zachary Liptak

Gaurav Goswami

Shohei Saga

15:15 – 15:30

Sebastian Trojanowski

Hayden Lee

Luisa Lucie-Smith

15:30 – 15:45

Hrvoje Dujmovic

Siyi Zhou

Junpei Ooba

15:45 – 16:00

Myeonghun Park

Evangelos Sfakianakis

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 – 19:00

Poster Session 
Poster Presenter
 308-312 (3F)

19:00 –

Banquet
(Speech by Jihn E. Kim)

 Each invited talk spans 30 min
∙ Each parallel talk spans 15 min

Time Program Venue

09:00 – 10:30

Myungshin Im

Auditorium (2F)

Chunglee Kim

Salvatore Vitale

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00

David Polarski

Auditorium (2F)

Juan Garcia-Bellido

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch

Early Universe

Particle Physics

Inflation 2

Dark Energy

Modified Gravity 1

Parallel 1: Room 204 (2F)
Parallel 2: Room 306 (3F)
Parallel 3: Room 314 (3F)

14:00 – 14:15

Kohei Kamada

Minxi He

Tsutomu Kobayashi

14:15 – 14:30

Toshinori Matsui

Jacopo Funagalli

Yun-Long Zhang

14:30 – 14:45

Fa Peng Huang

Hyun Min Lee

Rampei Kimura

14:45 – 15:00

Seokhoon Yun

Yuki Watanabe

Hiroaki Tahara

15:00 – 15:15

Daisuke Hagihara

Sebastian Garcia-Saenz

Katsuki Aoki

15:15 – 15:30

Junsei Tokuda

Yi-Peng Wu

Scott Melville

15:30 – 15:45

Abhijit Kumar Saha

Marco Scalisi

Shuang-Yong Zhou

15:45 – 16:00

Chris Pattison

Seokcheon Lee

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee Break

Baryogenesis

Early Universe

Dark Energy

Modified Gravity 2

Parallel 1: Room 204 (2F)
Parallel 2: Room 306 (3F)
Parallel 3: Room 314 (3F)

16:30 – 16:45

Inar Timiryasov

Soma Sanyal

Stephen Angus

16:45 – 17:00

Shintaro Eijima

Naritaka Oshita

Mohammad Malekjani

17:00 – 17:15

Neil Barrie

Suddhasattwa Brahma

Muhammad Zubair

17:15 – 17:30

Jongkuk Kim

Shuntaro Mizuno

Abdul Jawad

17:30 – 17:45

Jeff Kost

David Mulryne

Rajeev Kumar Jain

17:45 – 18:00

Arnab Dasgupta

Jonathan Braden

Mario Herrero-Valea

18:00 – 18:15

Fang Ye

Isabel M. Oldengott

Ivonne Zavala

18:15 – 18:30

Marieke Postma

Mark Hertzberg

Gianmassimo Tasinato

 Each invited talk spans 30 min
∙ Each parallel talk spans 15 min

Time Program Venue

09:00 – 10:30

Kael Hanson

Auditorium (2F)

Geraldine Servant

10:30 – 11:00

Summary
L. Roszkowski

Auditorium (2F)

14:00 –

Excursion

 Each invited talk spans 30 min
∙ Each parallel talk spans 15 min

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

The abstract submission for parallel talks

The abstract submission deadline is July 6th, 2018.
Please select your preference for oral presentation or poster presentation.

Submit your abstract

Abstract Submission is closed.

REGISTRATION

Registration Fees

Early Registration
(Before July 15, 2018)
Late Registration
(After July 15, 2018)

Student

USD 100

USD 150

KRW 100,000

KRW 150,000

Regular

USD 150

USD 200

KRW 150,000

KRW 200,000

Registration fee includes: Reception (Monday evening), Banquet, and refreshments.

Banquet for an accompanying person is 30,000KRW. (It is free for children under 12 years old.)
You can pay on-site by credit card or cash.

Online Registration closing date:
July 31, 2018

On-site registration is available at the registration desk during the conference.
(Cash and credit card payments are available.)

For more questions, contact heather.jung@cpmg.co.kr.


Registration Cancellation and Refund Policy

For cancellations received before June 15 2018, we will refund the entire amount. For cancellations received From June 16 to July 31 2018, 20% administrative fee occurs. No refunds for cancellations received after July 31, 2018.

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VENUE

Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Daejeon, South Korea
– IBS Science and Culture Center

Location
– Address: 55, Expo-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, Korea (34126)

Transportation to the conference site
– Please refer to this page (IBS website – location)

TRAVEL

Daejeon Located in the center of South Korea, Daejeon serves as a hub of transportation and is at the crossroads of major transport routes. The capital Seoul is about 50 minutes away by high speed train.

Click here to visit the official Daejeon City homepage.
(You can find informations in English, Japanese and Chinese)

Click here to see Daejeon traffic information

Restaurant & Tourist Guide

Conference Venue

Yuseoung District

Yuseong District (Yuseong-gu) is a gu (“district”) of Daejeon, South Korea, known for high tech industries, Daejeon Expo ’93, Daedeok Science Valley and the Yuseong Special Tourism District.

Nearby Attractions

Hanbat Arboretum

The Hanbat Arboretum, linked with the Government Complex-Daejeon and Science Park, is the largest manmade urban arboretum. You can visit this place by walk from the conference site.

DaeJeon, Korea
31°
clear sky
humidity: 40%
wind: 6m/s E
H 32 • L 31
32°
Sat
34°
Sun
35°
Mon
36°
Tue
South Korean Won Exchange Rates

1. Airports → Korea University

From Incheon International Airport

  • By Subway: Take Airport Railroad, transfer to Line 6 at Gongdeok Station, and exit at Korea University No. 1

  • By Limousine Bus: Take bus no. 6101 and get off at Korea University or Sungrye Elementary School stop

From Kimpo Airport

  • By Subway: Take Airport Railroad, transfer to Line 6 at Gongdeok Station, and exit at Korea University No. 1

  • By Limousine Bus: Take bus no. 6101 (heading for Surak Terminal) and get off at Korea University or p Sungrye Elementary School stop

2. Incheon Airport → Ramada Encore Dongdaemun

By limousine bus (Recommended)

  • Buy a ticket at ticket boxes near GATE B.
  • Take a “6002 Airport limousine bus” at the bus stop 5B
  • Get off at the stop “Sinseol-dong Station
  • Less than 5mins to the hotel by walk
See Details

By airport train & subway

  • Go to Airport Express(AREX) in the airport
  • Buy a ticket to Sinseoldong Station
  • Take AREX at Incheon Airport(for Seoul Station) and get off at Seoul Station(last station).
  • Transfer to subway Line 1(For Soyosan) to City hall and get off at Sinseoldong Station
  • Less than 5mins to the hotel by walk
See Details

By Taxi

  • Take a taxi at GATE 6C (Seoul Taxi Station) to Ramada Encore Dongdaemun
See Details

ACCOMMODATION

The conference hotels have a limited number of discounted rooms for the registered attendees.
Don’t forget to mention COSMO18 by IBS to get discount.

Find a Roommate

ICC Hotel

  • Reservation Methods
    – Download the reservation form and send it to the email address below
Standard Deluxe

67,500 KRW

85,500 KRW

  • Tax included
  • Breakfast(12,100 KRW) is not included.

Lotte City Hotel

  • Reservation Methods
    – Email to the address below (No Form)
    – Call
Standard Deluxe

120,000 KRW

153,000 KRW

  • Tax included
  • Breakfast(20,000 KRW) is not included.

Good-Morning Residence Hue Hotel

  • Reservation Methods
    – Email to the address below (No Form)
    – Call
Standard Deluxe

68,000 KRW

96,000 KRW

  • Tax included
  • Breakfast(9,000 KRW) is included.

Other hotels

*No discount available
Find a Roommate

Ramada Encore Dongdaemun

Location

  • 98-24, Sinseol-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea

Room Rate

Room type

Special rate for CMDS participants
(per 1 night)

Standard

65,000 KRW

Superior

75,000 KRW

Jr. Family Twin

90,000 KRW

Encore Premier

115,000 KRW

Premier Family Twin

120,000 KRW

  • Service charge and Tax are included.
  • Breakfast(12,100 KRW) is not included.

Booking & Payment conditions

Please click here to download the reservation form

  • Please fill the reservation form out and send fax or Email.
  • Please refer to the form for detail.
  • Your payment shall be made when you check out.

Contact Information

To the conference site

  • About 20mins by bus
    Bus 7211, Sinseoldong station → Korea Univ.  fare : 3,100 KRW (approx.)
  • About 30mins by Subway
    ui-LRT Sinseoldong → Transfer to line 6 at Bomun → Korea Univ.
  • About 15mins by Taxi
    fare : 3,100 KRW (approx.)

The Summit Hotel

Location

  •  198 Jangchungdan Road(100-391), Jung Gu, Seoul, Korea

Room Rate

Room type

Special rate for CMDS participants
(per 1 night)

Standard

99,000 KRW

Deluxe

121,000 KRW

  • Service charge and Tax are included.
  • Breakfast(11,000 KRW) is not included.

Booking & Payment conditions

Please click here to download the reservation form

  • Please fill the reservation form out and send Email.
  • Please refer to the form for detail.
  • Your payment shall be made when you check out.

Contact Information

To the conference site

  • About 30mins by bus
    Bus 144, Jangchung-dong/Dongguk Univ. Entrance → Korea Univ.
  • About 35mins by Subway
    Line 6 Chung-gu station → Korea Univ.
  • About 20mins by Taxi
    fare : 6,300 KRW (approx.)

Grand Ambassador Seoul Associated With Pullman

Location

  • 287 Dongho-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul

Room Rate

Room type

Special rate for CMDS participants
(per 1 night)

Superior

165,000 KRW

Deluxe

189,200 KRW

Executive Deluxe

237,600 KRW

Executive Premier

261,800 KRW

  • Service charge and Tax are included.
  • Breakfast(27,500 KRW) is not included.

Booking & Payment conditions

Please click here to download the reservation form

  • Please fill the reservation form out and send Email.
  • No Cancellation Charge applies prior 6pm(local time), up to 3 days prior to arrival. Beyond that time, the first night will be charged.
  • Your payment shall be made when you check out.

Contact Information

To the conference siteme

  • About 40mins by bus
    Bus 144, Jangchung-dong/Dongguk Univ. Entrance → Korea Univ.
  • About 35mins by Subway
    Line 3 Dongguk Univ. → Transfer to Line 6 at Yak-su → Korea Univ.
  • About 22mins by Taxi
    fare : 6,200 KRW (approx.)

The Shilla Seoul

Location

  • 249 Dongho-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, Korea

Room Rate

Room type

Special rate for CMDS participants
(per 1 night)

Standard Deluxe Double

266,200 KRW

Executive Business Deluxe

423,500 KRW

Executive Grand Deluxe

484,000 KRW

  • Service charge and Tax are included.
  • Breakfast(36,300 KRW) is not included.

Booking & Payment conditions

Please click here to download the reservation form

  • Please fill the reservation form out and send Email.
  • Please refer to the form for detail.
  • Your payment shall be made when you check out.

Contact Information

To the conference site

  • About 35mins by bus
    Bus 144, Jangchung gymnasium → Korea Univ.
  • About 40mins by Subway
    Line 6 Yak-su → Korea Univ.
  • About 25mins by Taxi
    fare : 6,500 KRW (approx.)

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

Location

  • 279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea

Room Rate

Room type

Special rate for CMDS participants
(per 1 night)

Deluxe Room

308,550 KRW

Executive Floor Room

393,250 KRW

  • Service charge and Tax are included.
  • Breakfast(42,000 KRW) is not included.

Booking & Payment conditions

Please click here to download the reservation form

  • Please fill the reservation form out and send Email.
  • Please refer to the form for detail.
  • Your payment shall be made when you check out.

Contact Information

To the conference site

  • About 35mins by bus
    Bus 173, Cheonggye 6-ga/Ogansugyo Bridge → Korea Univ.
  • About 40mins by Subway
    Line 1 Dongdaemun → Transfer to Line 6 at Dongmyo → Korea Univ.
  • About 15mins by Taxi
    fare : 4,700 KRW (approx.)

MAPS

For general inquiries, please contact DR. Sanghyeon Chang.

Email: ctpu-ptc@ibs.re.kr / cosmo.ctpu@gmail.com

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