ABOUT

Welcome to The 9th International Conference on Coherent Multidimensional Spectroscopy

CMDS 2018 is an international forum for discussion of the latest and most important results in multidimensional spectroscopy. The meeting brings together scientists from different fields and serves as a venue for exchanging ideas between theorists and experimentalists.

CMDS 2018 is the ninth conference of a series started in 2002 and follows the meetings held in Seoul (Korea), Madison (USA), Rigi-Kulm (Switzerland), Kyoto (Japan), Minneapolis (USA), Berlin (Germany), Eugene (USA) and Groningen (Netherlands).

CMDS has become the premier event for researchers developing and applying state-of-the-art multidimensional optical, infrared, and THz spectroscopic methods to address problems in chemistry, biology, physics, and material science.

CMDS 2018 will be held in Seoul, Korea, from June 26, Tuesday to June 29, Friday, 2018.

Date & Venue

Date: June 26-29, 2018
Venue: Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Contact Info

For general inquiries, please contact Susan Tak.

Email  susan_tak@korea.ac.kr
Tel  +82-2-3290-4735
Fax  +82-2-3290-3886

Important dates

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Local Organizers

Cho, Minhaeng (co-chair, Korea University, mcho@korea.ac.kr)

Kwak, Kyoungwon (co-chair, Korea University, kkwak@korea.ac.kr)

Shim, Sang-Hee (co-chair, Korea University, sangheeshim@korea.ac.kr)

International Organizing Committee

Cho, Minhaeng (Korea University)

Elsaesser, Thomas (Max-Born-Institute, Berlin)

Hamm, Peter (University of Zurich)

Jansen, Thomas la Cour (University of Groningen)

Jonas, David (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Khalil, Munira (University of Washington, Seattle)

Miller, R. J. Dwayne (University of Toronto and CFEL, Hamburg)

Mukamel, Shaul (University of California, Irvine)

Tanimura, Yoshitaka (Kyoto University)

Tokmakoff, Andrei (University of Chicago)

Tominaga, Keisuke (Kobe University)

Wright, John (Chair, University of Wisconsin, Madison)

Zanni, Martin (University of Wisconsin, Madison)

Local Organizing Committee

Ahn, Tae Kyu (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)

Joo, Taiha (POSTECH, Korea)

Kim, Jeongho (Inha University, Korea)

Kim, Taekyu (Pusan National University, Korea)

Kim, Yung Sam (UNIST, Korea)

Lim, Manho (Pusan National University, Korea)

Pang, Yoonsoo (GIST, Korea)

Tanimura, Yoshitaka (Kyoto University, Japan)

Wang, Jianping (Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Zheng, Junrong (Peking University, China)

PROGRAM

Time Program

15:30 – 18:00

Registration

18:00 – 19:30

Reception

Time Program

8:00 – 8:50

Registration

8:50 – 9:00

Opening Remark

9:00 – 9:30

Invited

Chair

9:30 – 10:00

Invited

10:00 – 10:20

Contributed

10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break

10:40 – 11:10

Invited

Chair

11:10 – 11:40

Invited

11:40 – 12:00

Contributed

12:00 – 12:10

Conference Photo

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

Invited

Chair

14:00 – 14:30

Invited

14:30 – 14:50

Contributed

14:50 – 15:10

Contributed

15:10 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00

Invited 25

Chair

16:00 – 16:20

Contributed

16:20 – 16:40

Contributed

16:40 – 17:00

Coffee Break

17:00 – 17:30

Invited 28

Chair

17:30 – 18:00

Invited 29

18:00 – 18:30

Contributed 23

18:30

Dinner (on your own)

Time Program

9:00 – 9:30

Invited

Chair

9:30 – 10:00

Invited

10:00 – 10:20

Contributed

10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break

10:40 – 11:10

Invited

Chair

11:10 – 11:40

Invited

11:40 – 12:00

Contributed

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

Invited

Chair

14:00 – 14:30

Invited

14:30 – 14:50

Contributed

14:50 – 15:10

Contributed

15:10 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00

Invited 26

Chair

16:00 – 16:20

Contributed

16:20 – 16:40

Contributed

 16:40 – 17:00

Preparation For Poster Presentation

17:00 – 18:30

Poster Session I

18:30

Banquet

Time Program

9:00 – 9:30

Invited

Chair

9:30 – 10:00

Invited

10:00 – 10:20

Contributed

10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break

10:40 – 11:10

Invited

Chair

11:10 – 11:40

Invited

11:40 – 12:00

Contributed

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

Invited

Chair

14:00 – 14:30

Invited

14:30 – 14:50

Contributed

14:50 – 15:10

Contributed

15:10 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00

Invited 27

Chair

16:00 – 16:20

Contributed

16:20 – 16:40

Contributed

 16:40 – 17:00

Preparation For Poster Presentation

17:00 – 18:30

Poster Session II

18:30

Dinner with Speakers

Time Program

9:00 – 9:30

Invited

Chair

9:30 – 10:00

Invited

10:00 – 10:20

Contributed

10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break

10:40 – 11:10

Invited

Chair

11:10 – 11:40

Invited

11:40 – 12:00

Contributed

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

Invited

Chair

14:00 – 14:30

Invited 24

14:30 – 14:50

Contributed

14:50 – 15:10

Contributed

15:10

Closing Remarks

PROGRAM

Monday, June 25

15:30 – 18:00

Registration

18:00 – 19:30

Reception

Tuesday, June 26 Wednesday, June 27 Thursday, June 28 Friday, June 29

8:00

Registration

8:50

Opening Remark

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

9:00

Invited

Invited

Invited

Invited

9:30

Invited

Invited

Invited

Invited

10:00

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

10:30

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

10:50

Invited

Invited

Invited

Invited

11:20

Invited

Invited

Invited

Invited

11:50

Conference Photo

12:00

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

13:30

Invited

Invited

Invited

Invited

14:00

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

14:30

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

15:00

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Closing Remarks

Chair:

Chair:

Chair:

15:20

Invited

Invited

Invited

15:50

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

16:20

Contributed

Contributed

Contributed

16:50

Coffee Break

Preparation for Poster Presentation

Preparation for Poster Presentation

Chair:

17:10

Invited

Poster Session I

Poster Session II

17:40

Invited 25

18:10

Contributed 19

18:40

Dinner (on your own)

Banquet

Dinner with Speakers

SPEAKERS

Bonn, Mischa (Max Planck Institute)

Bredenbeck, Jens (University of Frankfurt)

Brixner, Tobias (University of Wurzburg)

Chergui, Majed (University of Laussane)

Cundiff, Steve (University of Michigan)

Elsaesser, Thomas (Max Born Institute)

Engel, Greg S. (University of Chicago)

Fleming, Graham R. (University of California-Berkeley)

Hamm, Peter (University of Zurich)

Harel, Elad (Northwestern University)

Howe-Siang, Tan (Nanyang Technology University)

Jansen, Thomas la Cour (University of Groningen)

Jonas, David (University of Colorado)

Khalil, Munira (University of Washington)

Krummel, Amber (Colorado State University)

Loring, Roger (Cornell University)

Mukamel, Shaul (University of California-Irvine)

Nelson, Keith A. (MIT)

Ogilvie, Jennifer (University of Michigan)

Petersen, Poul (Cornell University)

Pschenicknikof, Maxim (University of Groningen)

Pulleritz, Tonu (Lund University)

Rubtsov, Igor V. (Tulane University)

Tahara, Tahei (RIKEN)

Tanimura, Yoshitaka (Kyoto University)

Thielges, Megan C. (Indiana University)

Tominaga, Keisuke (Kobe University)

Wright, John. C. (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Zanni, Martin (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Zigmantas, Donantas (Lund University)

REGISTRATION

Registration Fees

Early Bird
(Before April 30, 2018)
Late Registration
(After April 30, 2018)

Student

400,000 won

500,000 won

Regular

650,000 won

750,000 won

  • 1000 won = 0.90 USD = 0.75 euro  (Updated on 10 January, 2018)
  • Registration fee includes a reception, a banquet and 4 lunches.

Pre-registration closing date: May 31, 2018

Registration Cancellation and Refund Policy

  • For cancellation received before June 15, 2018, we will refund the paid amount minus a 20% administrative fee.
  • No refunds for cancellations received after June 15, 2018.
  • An exception will be made if your visa application is denied, we will then refund the entire amount.
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VENUE

Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Address : Anam-ro 145, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, Korea (02841)

TRAVEL

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

Accommodation

Following 5 hotels offer special room rate for CMDS Participants.
Please fill the downloaded reservation form and send it by email using the following contact information.

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

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

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

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

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

MAPS

For general inquiries, please contact Susan Tak.

Email  susan_tak@korea.ac.kr / Tel  +82-2-3290-4735 / Fax  +82-2-3290-3886

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

ABSTRACT TEMPLATE DOWNLOAD

Submitted abstracts should conform exactly to the format of the template.
The abstract should be submitted by May 15, 2017 to lpaw2017@gmail.com