The workshop will be held in the

Kavli Institute of Astronomy & Astrophysics, PKU

  1. Registration: KIAA, starting 8:30AM, Saturday, Dec. 12th. The KIAA is marked on the northern tip of the campus map.

  2. Accommodation:  students -- Shaoyuan Hotel PKU (shared accomondations, costs paid); non-students -- Zhongguan Global Village, PKU (cost 320/night for single, and 380/night for double). The administrator (Ms. Ning Zhang) has booked a block of rooms in each hotel. All you have to do, once you are certain of your itinerary, is to write to zhangn_at_kiaa.pku.edu.cn with your dates in/out and she will finalize the reservation for you. The sooner the better, obviously. Non-students: please pay the hotel directly.

  3. Meals: students will get free meal cards that allow them to pay at the university canteens; non-students, you can purchase meal cards during registration. There are of order 10 canteens on campus, serving a variety of food from chinese dumplings to Italian pasta, and each meal costs in average 10 RMB. There are also a large number of restaurants both on campus and just outside the campus.


To reach the campus of Peking University ('Beijing Daxue', or 'Beida')