Bernried with yacht harbour at Lake Starnberg (Image: pwmotion)

About the Conference

CSI 2024 is the latest in a series of topical international conferences on cluster-surface interactions. It provides a platform for scientific exchange and discussions on experimental and theoretical results on different aspects of clusters on surfaces. This year, a special focus will lie on:

  • Energy conversion and storage
  • Exotic fundamental properties of clusters
  • Thermal catalysis on clusters
  • Dynamics of clusters

The meeting will take place in the Hotel Seeblick in the picturesque town of Bernried just outside Munich. Bernried train station can be reached via local train from Munich central station in 40 minutes, from where it is another ~15 min walk to the hotel.

COSY Satellite Meeting

In addition, the conference hosts a satellite meeting of the COST Action CA21101 “COSY” on the last day.

Confirmed Invited Speakers

  • Scott Anderson, University of Utah
  • Francesca Baletto, University of Milan
  • Alessandro Baraldi, University of Trieste
  • Albert Bruix, Universitat de Barcelona
  • Lenard Carrol, IFF-CSIC
  • Ib Chorkendorff, DTU
  • Veronique Dupuis, Université Lyon
  • Friedrich Esch, TU Munich
  • Alessandro Fortunelli, CNR-ICCOM
  • Sandra Gómez, University of Salamanca
  • Bjørk Hammer, Aarhus University
  • Ewald Janssens, KU Leuven
  • Florian Kraushofer, TU Munich
  • M. Arturo López-Quintela, University of Santiago de Compostela
  • Paolo Milani, University of Milan
  • Atsushi Nakajima, Keio University
  • Gereon Niedner-Schatteburg, RPTU Kaiserslautern-Landau
  • Joanna Olszowka, J. Heyrovsky Institute
  • Richard Palmer, Swansea University
  • Maciej Rogala, University of Lodz
  • Junjie Shi, TU Wien
  • Fengqi Song, Nanjing University
  • Emanuele Telari, Sapienza Università di Roma
  • Stefan Vajda, J. Heyrovsky Institute
  • Marc Willinger, TU Munich

Conference Organizers

  • Barbara A J Lechner, TU Munich
  • Ueli Heiz, TU Munich

Steering Committee

  • Scott Anderson, University of Utah
  • Riccardo Ferrando, University of Genoa
  • Paolo Milani, University of Milan
  • Atsushi Nakajima, Keio University
  • Richard Palmer, Swansea University
  • Stefan Vajda, J. Heyrovsky Institute

Accommodation and Conference Fee

The scientific program and all meals will take place in Hotel Seeblick. By signing up to the conference, you agree to pay for your hotel room and the conference flat rate directly to the hotel upon departure. The total cost for a single room for three nights and three days of conference is €519.50 per person (single room including breakfast €98,50/night, conference flat rate including all meals €224,00).

Registration is closed now

Conference Venue

Hotel Seeblick
Tutzinger Str.9
82347 Bernried

Important Dates

Begin of Conference:
Sunday, April 7, 2024, 6:00 p.m.
End of Conference
Wednesday, April 10, 2024, 4:00 p.m.

Book of abstracts

The Book of abstracts including the conference program is available for download now via the following link:
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