Preliminary program

         8:30 Registration and coffee (Atrium Building I)

       9:00 -12:30 Plenary session (Room I.2.03)

  • 9:00 Welcome address (BPS President, J. Ongena)

  • 9:10 Plenary lecture 1 – Prof. Marc Van Montagu, The Physics of the living World

  • 10:00 Plenary lecture 2 – Prof. Nick Van Remortel, Einstein Telescope: a new window on the universe

  • 10:50 Coffee break

  • 11:15 Young speaker contest (Chair: F. Louche)

      • Lucas Levrouw,Exploring the curious dynamics of vortices in superfluid Fermi gases
      • Maria Luisa Alonso, Tagle Unlocking atmospheric escape to model oxygen loss on Earth
      • Robin Van Den Abeele,Topology-guided solution for treating atrial tachycardia 

    12:30 - 14:30 Walking Lunch and Poster (Atrium Building I)

    14:30 - 16:45 Parallel sessions:

  • Astrophysics, Geophysics and Plasma Physics (Room I.1.04)

    Chairs: Kristel Crombé (UGent)

  • Biological, Medical, Statiscal and Mathematical Physics (Room I.1.05)

    Chairs: Yves Gossuin (UMons), Bart Cleuren (UHasselt)

  • Condensed Matter and Nanostructure Physics (Room I.1.06)

    Chairs: Frank Renner (UHasselt), Marc Debliquy (UMons)

  • Fundamental Interactions, Nuclear and Particle Physics (Room I.2.03)

    Chairs: Barbara Clerbaux (ULB), Stijn Buitink (VUB)

  • Atoms, Molecules, Optics and Photonics (Room I.1.07)

    Chair: Xavier Urbain (UCLouvain)

  • Physics and Education (Room I.1.08)
    Chair: Mieke De Cock (KUL)

    16:45 - 17:15 Poster Session
    17:15 - 18:30 Closing ceremony: prizes and reception 
    (Atrium Build. I)