Energy Landscapes 2018

Kalamata, Greece, 2nd to 9th September 2018

Organisers: David J. Wales and Sotiris Xantheas

Applications to spectroscopy
Folding and misfolding of proteins, DNA and RNA
Designing landscapes for self-assembly and multifunctional systems
Landscapes for machine learning
Atomic, molecular, colloidal and nanoalloy clusters

Venue: Hotel Elite, Kalamata, Greece:
There will be a registration fee of 100 euros (89 pounds) per person to cover the cost of the conference room and coffee breaks. Accommodation and meals should be booked directly with the hotel, quoting the reference "Energy Landscapes 2018".
Please follow this link for hotel reservations.

Registration should be paid directly here:
Please follow this link for registration payment.
We have been offered discounted room rates per night:
Single: 91 Euros
Double: 113 Euros
Triple: 138 Euros
These prices include breakfast and taxes.
Additional fee for dinner per person per day: 15 Euros
It would be very helpful if you could indicate whether you are likely to attend as quickly as possible, as numbers may be limited.

Likely Participants
Sotiris Xantheas, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Joel Bowman, Emory: High Dimensional Potential Energy Surfaces from Fitting Ab Initio Energies
Sudipta Maiti, TIFR: Energy Landscape Engineering Allows Non-Toxic Aggregation Pathways for Amyloids
Cosmin Marinica, Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies Commission, Gif-sur-Yvette: Free energy scaling laws of defects in body centered cubic metals: theoretical and experimental validation
Konstantin Roeder, Cambridge Minimal Frustration for Mutations and Mutational Basin-Hopping
Srabani Taraphder, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
David J. Wales, University of Cambridge, UK

Day 0: Sunday (2nd September 2018): ARRIVAL and welcome reception

Day 6: Sunday (9th September): DEPARTURE after breakfast