Second Announcement,     30-Jan-2020     


54TH ESLAB:The X-Ray Universe 2020

ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
25 - 29 May 2020

Organised by the
XMM-Newton Science Operations Centre of the European Space Agency (ESA)


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As announced in a previous issue of the XMM-Newton Newsletter, the XMM-Newton Science Operations Centre is organising the Science Symposium "54th ESLAB: The X-ray Universe 2020", from 25 to 29 May 2020, at the European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, The Netherlands.

Registration and abstract submission for this symposium are now open.

Monday 2nd March 2020 Deadline for Abstract Submission
Thursday 2nd April 2020 Notification to Authors
Monday 20th April 2020 Early Registration Deadline
Monday 11th May 2020 Registration Deadline


More information and links to the abstract submission and registration forms are available at the symposium website:


Invited Speakers

W. Alston University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
X. Barcons ESO, Garching, Germany
E. Bulbul MPE, Garching, Germany
P. D'Avanzo Astronomical Observatory of Brera, Milan, Italy
K. Dennerl MPE, Garching, Germany
D. Eckert MPE, Garching, Germany
V. Grinberg University of Tubingen, Germany
J. Halpern Columbia University, New York, United States
A. Ingram University of Oxford, United Kingdom
E. Kara MIT, Cambridge, United States
E. Lusso University of Florence, Italy
G. Miniutti CAB, Madrid, Spain
Y. Naze University of Liege, Belgium
F. Nicastro Astronomical Observatory of Rome, Italy
M. Pierre CEA, Saclay, France
G. Ponti Astronomical Observatory of Brera, Milan, Italy
G. Pratt CEA, Saclay, France
J. Vink University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A. Watts University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
B. Wilkes CfA, Cambridge, United States
P. Wheatley University of Warwick, United Kingdom

Solicited Speakers

L. Amati OAS, Bologna, Italy
M. Arnaud CEA, Saclay, France
W. Brandt Pennsylvania State University, United States
M. Guainazzi ESA, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
K. Matsushita Tokyo University of Science, Japan
M. Pavlinsky IKI, Moscow, Russia
P. Predehl MPE, Garching, Germany
A. Simionescu SRON, Utrecht, The Netherlands
P. Uttley University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
S. Zane University College London, United Kingdom

Conference dinner

The conference dinner will be on Wednesday, 27 May 2020. Details will be posted on our symposium webpage. Participation to the dinner as well as dietary restrictions can be specified during the online registration.


Local Organising Committee:


Up-to-date information is always available via the Conference webpage