12th International Conference on Cryocrystals and Quantum Crystals
26-31 August 2018 | Wroclaw / Wojanów, POLAND

Invited Speakers



David Todd Anderson University of Wyoming, USA

Quantum Diffusion of Hydrogen Atom Defects in Solid Parahydrogen


Jay Amrit Université Paris-Sud, France

Thermal interface resistance between solids and quantum crystals and fluids


Jordi Boronat University Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain

Quantum behavior of defects in solid 4He


Claudine Crépin-Gilbert Institut des Sciences Moléculaires d'Orsay, France

Molecules with intramolecular hydrogen bonds trapped in "classical" and "quantum" cryogenic matrices: spectroscopy and dynamics


Mikhail Eremets Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany

The title will be announced later


David Field Aarhus University, Denmark

Spontaneously electrical solids


Hiroshi Fukuyama The University of Tokyo, Japan

Novel quantum phases of helium confined in two dimensions from quantum liquid-crystal to spin-liquid


Alexander Goncharov Carnegie Institute of Washington, USA

Metallization of hydrogen and superhydrides at high pressures


Eugene Gordon Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics RAS, Chernogolovka, Russia

Cryocrystals in the space: Low temperature evolution of interstellar dust


Eugene Gregoryanz University of Edinburgh, UK

The title will be announced later


Giancarlo Jug University of Insubria, Varese, Italy

The Structure of Amorphous Solids as Revealed by Low Temperature Physics: Bulk Glasses and Thin Amorphous Films


Eunseong Kim Korea Advanced Institute of Science Technology, Daejeon, Republic of Korea

Reinvestigation of the rotation effect in solid 4He with a rigid torsional oscillator


Maria Pilar de Lara-Castells Institute of Fundamental Physics (IFF, CSIC), Madrid, Spain

Quantum Confinement of Helium, Molecular Nitrogen and Molecular Deuterium Clusters in Carbon Nanotubes


Ho-Kwang (David) Mao Carnegie Institute of Washington, USA

Electronic dynamics of hydrogen at megabar pressures


Bartomeu Monserrat University of Cambridge, UK

New structures of high pressure hydrogen


Wiliam J. Nellis Harward University, Cambridge, USA

Dense Quantum Hydrogenous Materials


Ryuji Nomura Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Crystalization dynamics of 4He in aerogels


Toshihiro Nomura Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany

Solid oxygen in ultrahigh magnetic fields


Miguel A. Ramos Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

Low-temperature specific heat of low-molecular-weight glasses and glassy crystals


Hermann Rothard CNRS, CIMAP, Caen, France

Heavy ion irradiation of crystalline and amorphous astrophysical ices and biomolecules


James A. Sauls Northwestern University, USA

Is Superfluid 3He-A the Precursor to Magnetically Ordered Solid 3He?


John Saunders Royal Holloway, University of London, UK

Evidence for a helium supersolid in two dimensions


Isaac F. Silvera Harvard Uniwersity, USA

Observation of Metallic Hydrogen


François Soubiran LGLTPE - ENS Lyon, France

Ab initio study of Iron-Nickel alloys at high pressure


Mikhail A. Strzhemechny Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering, Ukraine

Heat capacity of molecular solids, including cryocrystals


John S. Tse University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK, Canada

In-situ low temperature and high pressure studies on the ice structure


Choong-Shik Yoo Washington State University, Pullman, USA

Noble chemistry in dense quantum solid