May 12 - 17, 1997, Debrecen, Hungary

The International Symposium on Exotic Nuclear Shapes (ENS'97) will be held on May 12 - 17 1997 in Debrecen at the Institute of Nuclear Research of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (ATOMKI) (Poroszlai ut 6., Debrecen, Hungary). The symposium aims at reviewing the latest experimental and theoretical results concerning extreme nuclear shapes.

THE MAIN TOPICS of the symposium are as follows:

The conference will include:

This conference is partially financed by:

The names of the invited speakers and the titles of their talks will be announced in the next circular.


J. Äystö (Jyväskylä)
R. Broda (Cracow)
N. Cindro (Zagreb)
C. Fahlander (Lund)
N. Frascaria (Orsay)
M. Fujiwara (Osaka)
J. Gizon (Grenoble)
G. Graw (Munich)
B. Haas (Strasbourg)
M. N. Harakeh (Groningen)
J. Jastrzebski (Warsaw)
I. Lovas (Debrecen)
R. G. Lovas (Debrecen)
S. Lunardi (Padova)
W. Nazarewicz (Tennessee, Warsaw)
F. S. Stephens (Berkeley)
J. F. Sharpey-Schafer (Cape Town)
Z. Sujkowski (Swierk)
P. J. Twin (Liverpool)


A. Krasznahorkay (Chairman)
S. Y. van der Werf (Co-Chairman)
B. M. Nyakó (Scientific Secretary)
M. Csatlós
Zs. Dombrádi
Z. Gácsi
J. Gulyás
M. Hunyadi
Z. Máté
J. Timár
L. Zolnai


The Proceedings of the symposium will be published in the Heavy Ion Physics (Acta Physica Hungarica New Series).


The number of participants is limited to about 100. Participation will be on personal invitation only. The fee for participation will be about 320 DM (at present it is 32000 HUF), which includes the registration fee, abstract booklet, conference dinner, social events and a copy of the conference proceedings. Details will be given in the next circular.


Details about accomodation will be given in the next circular.


Debrecen, located 230 km East to Budapest in the middle of the Hungarian Great Plain, near the Hortobagy National Park is the second largest city in the country and is the economic, educational and artistic center of Eastern Hungary, with a rich and unique cultural and religious history and with world famous spas.


Correspondence (with the exception of accommodation problems) should be sent to

A. Krasznahorkay
Institute of Nuclear Research of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
(ATOMKI) Bem tér 18/c,
P.O.Box 51, H-4001 Debrecen, Hungary
Tel: +36-52-417-266
Fax: +36-52-416-181

This first announcement will be mailed (preferably e-mailed) to possible participants. A postscript version of this first announcement can also be downloaded from here. Those people interested in participating ENS'97 and want to be included in the mailing list please send an e-mail to ENS97@SPGRAPH.ATOMKI.HU or to KRASZNA@SPGRAPH.ATOMKI.HU . Suggestions for session topics, session chairmen, and speakers are welcome.

The web site of ENS'97 is: .

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