X International Symposium "Atmospheric and Ocean Optics, Atmospheric physics"

June 24-28, 2003, Tomsk, Russia

Second Announcement

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Second Announcement

Dear colleagues,

The Opening Session of the Xth Anniversary International Symposium on Atmospheric and Ocean Optics and Atmospheric Physics begins at 10:00 on June 24 in the conference hall of the Institute of Atmospheric Optics, Tomsk (Academgorodok). Registration of the participants opens from 10:00 on June 23.

Symposium Co-Chairs

Academician Gelii A. Zherebtsov
Dr. Gennadii G. Matvienko

Chair of the Local Organizing Committee Prof. Georgii M. Krekov
Scientific Secretary Natalia Fateyeva

Organizing Institutions

Institute of Atmospheric Optics SB RAS, Tomsk
Institute of Solar-Terrestrial Physics SB RAS, Irkutsk

Working languages of the Symposium are English and Russian.

Due Dates:

Preregistration form
Third Circular
Registration of the participants
Conference Opening Session
Camera-ready manuscripts for publication in the Proceedings of SPIE

Your oral presentation has been allocated 15 min, which includes discussion.
Invited report has been allocated 30 min.
Poster authors will be able to set up their poster papers in the poster area. The size of the poster board is 0.6 � 0.8 m (format A1).
If the poster paper is written in Russian, the title and the author name(s) should be translated into English.
If you cannot attend the Symposium, please inform who will present your poster paper.

Participant Registration Fee

The registration fee is 500 rubles for citizens of CIS countries and 170 USD for others. The participants who paid the registration fee are provided with kits including Abstracts of Reports of the Symposium, a bag, a pen, and a ticket for the fourchette. Payments for a hotel accommodation and a banquet are not included in this sum. The registration fee is paid in cash at the registration. The Organizing Committee considers partial support of participation of young scientists. In addition, we ask you to submit before 25 April.

Participant Preregistration Form:

  1. Surname, name, and patronymic of the lecturer
  2. Accompanying person(s) (surname(s), name(s), patronymic(s), number of persons)
  3. Hotel reservation
  4. Your age
  5. Demonstration equipment required for your presentation.


Accommodations of the participants of the Symposium are assured in the Rubin hotel approximately 500 m from the Institute of Atmospheric Optics if reservation is made. The price (for the end of March) for person in a single room is around 490-600 rubles/day and 700-740 rubles/day in a double room (for two persons).


By air: Any bus from the Tomsk Airport to the bus stop "Pochta." Further by bus No. 5, 16, or 25 to the bus stop "Akademgorodok."
By rail: Bus No. 53 to the bus stop "Academgorodok." The bus stops at the square in front of the railway station.

Tomsk Scientific Center SB RAS
Tomsk Academgorodok

Address of the Organizing Committee:

N. L. Fateeva, Scientific Secretary of the Xth Anniversary International Symposium on Atmospheric and Ocean Optics and Atmospheric Physics, Institute of Atmospheric Optics, 1, Akademicheskii Ave., Tomsk 634055, Russia
E-mail: symp2003@iao.ru
Tel: (3822) 258496
Fax (3822) 258895