Dec 12 – 17, 2016
Asia/Shanghai timezone
12 - 17 December 2016, Asia/Shanghai

School Overview

We would like to invite you to participate in the Joint CNA (Center for Nuclear Astrophysics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University) and JINA-CEE (The Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics - Center for the Evolution of the Elements)  Winter School on  Nuclear Astrophysics to be held on December 12-17, 2016, at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China.

Registration is now closed.

The focus of the school will be to enhance international collaborations among young researchers from nuclear physics, astrophysics, and astronomical observations. We invite especially graduate students and postdocs with interest in nuclear astrophysics, who would like to learn more about forefront nuclear astrophysics research topics of common interest for US, China, and other international communities. These include:
- experiments at underground laboratories
- experiments at radioactive beam facilities
- neutrino physics in explosive astrophysical scenarios
- nuclear theory for astrophysics

The school will comprise lectures and other invited short talks and seminars given by the participants. Confirmed lecturers are:

Ani Aprahamian, UND, USA
Changbo Fu, SJTU, China
Alexander Heger, Monash U., Australia
Charles Horowitz, Indiana U., Bloomington, USA
Jianglai Liu, SJTU, China
Weiping Liu, CIAE, China
Yong-Zhong Qian, SJTU, China & U., Minnesota, USA
Hendrik Schatz, NSCL & MSU, USA
Yang Sun, SJTU, China
Xiaodong Tang, IMP, China
Meng Wang, IMP, China
Michael Wiescher, UND, USA


Yang Sun (CNA, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
Hendrik Schatz (JINA-CEE & NSCL, USA)
Yong-Zhong Qian (CNA, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China & University of Minnesota, USA)
Lena Simon (JINA-CEE, USA)
Gang He (CNA, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)

This school is sponsored by the Center for Nuclear Astrophysics (CNA), the Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics - Center for the Evolution of the Elements (JINA-CEE), and the China Institute of Atomic Energy.