The 13th Italian-Korean Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics
July 15 (Mon), 2013 ~ July 19 (Fri), 2013
■ Main Page
    Third Circular (pdf, 06 July)

    Program Book (pdf, 12 July) - program, participants revised


    July 15 (Mon), 2013 ~ July 19 (Fri), 2013

    This symposium has been held alternatively in Korea and Italy every two years since 1989. Main purpose of this symposium is to promote the academic exchange and collaboration between astrophysicists in Europe and Asia, including Italy and Korea, in the field of relativistic astrophysics.

    General relativity
    Gravity theories
    Compact objects
    Physics of accretion
    Black holes.


    Myeong-Gu Park (Kyungpook National Univ., Korea, Chair)       

    Hyung Won Lee (Inje Univ., Korea, Co-Chair)                        

    Sung-Won Kim (Ewha Womans Univ., Korea, SOC Chair)

    Sangpyo Kim (Kunsan National Univ., Korea)

    Remo Ruffini (ICRANet, University of Rome, Italy)         

    Xue She-Shang (ICRANet, Italy)                               

    Vladimir Belinski (ICRANet, Italy)                              

    Il Hung Park (Sungkyunkwan Univ., Korea)                   

    Hang Bae Kim (Hanyang Univ., Korea)

    Gungwon Kang (KISTI, Korea)                                  

    John J. Oh (NIMS, Korea)

    Jin Young Kim (Kunsan National Univ., Korea)

    Jungjai Lee (Daejin Univ., Korea)

    Hyeong-Chan Kim (Chungju National Univ., Korea)        

    Kyoung Yee Kim (Inje Univ., Korea)

    List of Speakers

    Kuantay Boshkayev (al-Farabi Kazakh, ICRANet, Italy)

    Pascal Chardonnet (de Savoie, France)

    Jungyeon Cho (Chungnam, Korea)

    Ibrar Hussain (NUST, Pakistan)

    Alexander A Isayev (Kharkov, Ukraine)

    Mubasher Jamil (NUST, Pakistan)

    Chunglee Kim (Seoul, Korea)

    Dong-Hoon Kim (Ewha, Korea)

    Hongsu Kim (KASI, Korea)

    Hyeong-Chan Kim (Kor. Nat. U. of Trans., Korea)

    Jin Young Kim (Kunsan, Korea)

    Sang Pyo Kim (Kunsan, Korea)

    Soon-Wook Kim (KASI, Korea)

    Sung-Won Kim (Ewha, Korea)

    Hyung Won Lee (Inje, Korea)

    Jae-Weon Lee (Jungwon, Korea)

    Seung-Hun Oh (Konkuk, Korea)

    Il Hung Park (Sungkyunkwan, Korea)

    Mu-In Park (Kunsan, Korea)

    Myeong-Gu Park (Kyungpook, Korea)

    Seong Chan Park (Sungkyunkwan, Korea)

    Jorge Rueda (ICRANet, Italy)

    Remo Ruffini (Rome/ICRANet, Italy)

    Azad Siddiqui (NUST, Pakistan)

    Shesheng Xue (ICRANet, Italy)

    Jong Hyuk Yoon (Konkuk, Korea)


    Important Dates

    May 10 - Deadline for visa application

    May 20 - Deadline for financial support application

    May 31 - Deadline for registration and abstract submission

    June 15 - Deadline for abstract submission for invited speakers

    Registration Fee
    The registration fee is 100,000 KRW or 100 USD (50,000 KRW or 50 USD for students) before the registration deadline, which is to be paid at the on-site registration desk by credit card. The late registration fee is 150,000 KRW or 150 USD (100,000 KRW or 100 USD for students). Participants without any financial support may ask for the waiver of the registration fee.

    Lunches during the meeting and the banquet will be provided to all registered participants. Accommodations will be provided only to the foreign participants who were previously granted of financial support.

    No arrangement for accommodations will be made for late registrations. Priorities in the program will be given to registrations before deadline.

    The proceedings of the symposium will be published as a special volume of the Journal of the Korean Physical Society. The papers will be refereed by the usual refereeing process of JKPS. 

    Myeong-Gu Park:
    Hyung Won Lee:

    Hosted by 
    Research Institute of Curriculum and Instruction, Ewha Womans University

    Organized by 
    Astrophysics Division of the Korean Physical Society

    Sponsored by
    Center for Galaxy Evolution Research, Ewha Womans University