YongPyong 2013


YongPyong Winter Conference

on Particle Physics

Feb. 24-28, 2013
YongPyong, Korea

  • About YongPyong-2013
  • We, all the members of LOC, would like to welcome the participants of YongPyong-2013, which will be held in YongPyong Ski Resort, Korea during February 24-28, 2013.
    This is the 7th time that this international conference on the Particle Physics is held in the beautiful ski resort, YongPyong, Korea.
    During the conference, we expect many excellent reviews and contemporary work presentations on Particle Physics, Cosmology and String Theory. We will thank all the speakers and participants for their thorough, insightful and inspiring talks.
    We have profited greatly from the advice and suggestions of the International Advisory Committee, IAC, and thank all the local support group members and secretaries. We also grateful acknowledge the support of CQUeST, KISTI, NCTS of Taiwan, Yonsei IPAP and BK21.

    Thanks again.
    Choong Sun Kim (C S Kim)
    Chair, IAC and LOC of YongPyong

  • Program (TBC)
  • Feb. 24 (Sun.) Feb. 25 (Mon.) Feb. 26 (Tue.) Feb. 27 (Wed.) Feb. 28 (Thu.)
    9:00 - 12:40 Plenary 1

    Plenary 2

    Plenary 3

    Summary &
    Future Prospects
    12:40 - 14:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch
    14:00 - 17:40 Free Discussion Free Discussion Poster Session
    & Free Discussion
    17:40 - 19:00 Dinner Dinner Banquet
    19:00 - 22:00 Registration Parallel Session 1 Parallel Session 2

    Invited Speakers (as of Feb. 18, 2013)
    • Monday Feb. 25 Astro Particle Physics
      • Jongman Yang (Ewha Womans U.) Experiment / Cosmic Ray
      • Inyong Cho (Seoul Tech) Cosmology
      • Jaemo Park (Postech) String Theory
    • Tuesday Feb. 26 Flavour Physics
      • Jineui Kim (GIST) Phenomenology / Flavour Problems
      • Shohei Nishida (KEK) Experiment / Belle results (rare-B/CP, Belle-II)
      • Hsiang-nan Li (Academia Sinica) Phenomenology (Drell-Yan and B, D decays)
      • Jinwook Kong (APCTP) Phenomenology
    • Wednesday Feb. 27 Hadron Physics and Strings
      • Jin Li (SNU) Experiment / hadron spectroscopy (Belle)
      • Stephen Olsen (SNU) Experiment / charm spectroscopy (BES-III)
      • Cai-Dian Lu (IHEP) Phenomenology (CPV in charm hadronic decays)
      • Sangjin Shin (Hanyang U.) String theory
    • Thursday Feb. 28 Outlook and Prospects
      • Intae Yu (Sungkyunkwan U.) Experiment / CMS
      • Hongjoo Kim (KNU) Experiment / Underground Experiments
      • Sunho Choi (SNU) Experiment / Nuclear Physics
      • C.S. Kim (Yonsei U.) Phenomenology

    • To be announced more ...

    Scientific Program

    If you want to give a presentation, please attach the abstract during the registration (registration form).
    The template form of the abstract is here (yp2013_abstract_template.doc) .

    Please be informed that the deadline for registration (including abstract) is Saturday, February 2, 2013.

  • Registration
  • Note that due to the arrangement of the accomodation, the registration should be made.
    Please be informed that the deadline for registration is Saturday, February 2, 2013.

    The registration fee includes accomodation and three dinners(Feb. 25,26,27).

    • The regular registration fee (faculty, post-doc. or staff) is 500,000 won.
    • The student registration fee is 250,000 won.

    The registration fee should be paid by cash in Korean won at conference site.

    Please fill the registration form here.
    The template form of the abstract is here (yp2013_abstract_template.doc file) .

    If you have any questions, please send e.mail to Prof. Kang Yung Lee (kylee14214@gmail.com) .

  • Conference Site Information
  • GREENPIA Condominium, in YongPyong resort
    Yongsan-ri, Doam-myeon, Pyongchang-gun, Gangwon-do, Korea

    Location (Yongpyong) Homepage

    Yongpyong e-brochure

    Travel Information

    1. Conference Bus : Seoul - Yongpyong

    We arrange the conference shuttle buses for Seoul - Yongpyong.

    [Seoul -> Yonpyong Greenpia]
    1) Yonsei University, in front of the gym, at 2:00 P.M. on Feb. 24th.
    2) Jamsil, in front of the statue of a Raccoon, Lotte Hotel, at 3:00 P.M. on Feb. 24th.
    100m away from the Gate number 3 of Jamsil subway station (Line 2)

    [Yonpyong Greenpia -> Seoul]
    Depart at the parking place of Greepia rear gate at 2:00 P.M. on Feb. 28th to Seoul.

    The bus fare is 10,000 won per person for each bus. It should be paid by cash at the bus.
    Since there are only limited seat on the bus, only who sign for the bus can use it. If there are more people than the number of seats, the priority is as follows, foreigners, conference staffs(secretaries), students. We will update about bus as soon as we arrange it.

    2. Incheon Airpot - Lotte hotel Jamsil - Yongpyong

    [Incheon -> Jamsil Hotel Lotte World]
    To get to the Jamsil from Inchon Airport,
    Bus stop Number at Airport: 4B, 11A (Jamsil)
    Fare: 14,000 Won
    Info. link: http://www.kallimousinne.com/

    [YongPyong Resort Shuttle Bus at Jamsil]
    At 5:50am and 9:00am, there are direct buses from Jamsil Lotte Mart (next to the hotel) to YongPyong ski resort.
    Info. link: http://www.yongpyong.co.kr/eng/trans/tr_sbus.asp

    You can reserve the ticket at Buspia homepage (Korean).

    3. Incheon Airpot - Eastern Seoul Bus terminal - Yongpyong

    [Incheon->Dong Seoul Terminal(Eastern Seoul Bus terminal)]

    Bus stop Number at Airport: 4B, 11A (the same bus as above)

    *You may get information on limousine and buses and purchase a bus ticket at the transportation information counter (near the exit No.2,4,9,13) on the arrival floor(1st floor) of passenger terminal.

    Info. link: http://www.yongpyong.co.kr/eng/trans/tr_abus.asp

    [Dong(Eastern) Seoul Terminal->Hwenggye]
    Hours of operation :
    06:32, 07:10, 08:15, 09:00, 09:35, 10:10, 10:50, 11:25,
    12:00, 12:30, 13:40, 14:15, 14:50, 15:25, 16:02, 16:35,
    17:10, 17:45, 18:20, 18:56, 19:30, 20:05

    Travelling Time: 2.5 Hours
    Fare: 13,200 Won

    Info. link: http://www.yongpyong.co.kr/eng/trans/tr_ebus.asp

    [Hwenggye->YongPyong ski resort]
    Free shuttle bus to YongPyong resort will be available until early evening. If there is no bus when you arrive at Hwenggye, you can take taxi to the YongPyong Resort. It will take about 10 min by taxi.

    In Dong Seoul Terminal and Hwenggye, it might hard to find a information in English. Print below PDF file and show it to the bus/taxi drivers or information desk if they don't speak English.
    PDF file of useful Korean terms.

    4. Yongpyong - Jamsil Lotte

    You can take the YongPyong to Jamsil Lotte shuttle bus which starts 1pm and 5pm everyday.

  • International Advisory Committee
  • Anthony Ichiro Sanda (Kanagawa University, Japan)
    C.S. Kim (Yonsei U., Korea)
    Ling-Fong Li (Carnegie-Melon University, USA)

  • Local Organization Committee
  • Kihyeon Cho (KISTI)
    Seung Joon Hyun (Yonsei U.)
    Sin Kyu Kang (SNUT)
    C.S. Kim (Yonsei U., Chair)
    Youngjoon Kwon (Yonsei U.)
    Bum-Hoon Lee (Sogang U., CQUEST)
    Kang Young Lee (GSNU)
    Sun Keun Oh (Konkuk U.).

  • Contact Information
  • C. S. Kim (Yonsei U., cskim@yonsei.ac.kr)
    Kang Young Lee (GNU, kylee14214@gmail.com)

    Sponsored by
    CQUeST, KISTI, NCTS of Taiwan, Yonsei IPAP and BK21.