We are pleased to announce the confirmed Plenary Lectures and Invited Talks of the AIRAPT27 Conference:
Gilbert 'Rip' Collins - University of Rochester, USA.
Extreme Matters, pressure to explore new worlds and exotic materials
Jin Liu - Center for High Pressure Science and Technology Advanced Research (HPSTAR), China. Formation of iron superoxide Fe4O7 and variation in mantle oxygen states
Russell Hemley, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA.
Yanming Ma, State Key Lab of Superhard Materials, Jilin University, China: Sodalite-like Clathrate Hydrides at High Pressure and Its Fate to Room-temperature Superconductivity
Mikhail Eremets, Max-Planck-Institut fur Chemie, Mainz, Germany
Jerson Lima da Silva, Instituto de Bioquímica Médica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Changqing Jin, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, School of Physics, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.
Vitali Prakapenka, GSECARS, University Chicago, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Aitor Bergara, Faculty of Science and Technology & Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC), University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Spain: Predicted pressure-induced superconducting transition in electride Li6P
Alexander Drozdov, Max-Planck-Institut fur Chemie, Mainz, Germany: Superconductivity at 250 K in lanthanum hydride under high pressures
Alexander F. Goncharov, Institute of Solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hefei, China: Electronic states and chemistry of simple molecules at extreme conditions
Andrzej Katrusiak, Adam Mickiewicz University in PoznaÅ„, Poland: Environment-sensitive compression of porous and non-porous crystals
Antonio Moreira dos Santos, Neutron Scattering Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA: High Pressure Neutron Science at the SNS – Current and Future Prospects
Artem R. Oganov, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Skolkovo Innovation Center, Russia: Artificial intelligence methods for probing matter at extreme conditions
Audrey Grockowiak, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, USA: High pressure Fermiology study of YBCO6.50
Enrico Bandiello, UVEG - University of Valencia, Spain: Phase transformations in Sm-Nd orthovanadate under compression
Frédéric Datchi, Institut de minéralogie, de physique des matériaux et de cosmochimie. UMR 7590 - Sorbonne Université/CNRS/IRD/MNHN, France: Phase diagrams of water, ammonia and their mixtures at high P-T
Frederico Alabarse, Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy: Xpress: latest results from the new dedicated high pressure diffraction beamline at Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste
Julio Larrea, Institute of Physics, University of São Paulo, Brazil: Novel states of quantum matter underpinned by high-pressure experiments
Konstatin Kamenev, Centre for Science at Extreme Conditions, University of Edinburgh, UK
Leonid Dubrovinsky, BGI, University of Bayreuth, Germany
Marius Millot, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and Univ Calif Berkeley, Dept Earth & Planetary Sci, USA: Experimental Discovery of Superionic Water ice XVIII
Matteo Ceppatelli, LENS, European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy, Italy
Miriam Pena Alvarez, Centre for Science at Extreme Conditions, The University of Edinburgh, UK
Mohamed Mezouar, ESRF - European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, France: On the nature and origin of the first-order liquid-liquid transition in phosphorus
Mucio A. Continentino, Brazilian Center for Research in Physics -CBPF, Brazil
Narcizo M. de Souza Neto, Laboratório Nacional de Luz Síncrotron - LNLS, Brazil: The extreme condition beamline of the new Brazilian Synchrotron source (SIRIUS)
Paul Loubeyre, Comissariat à l'Energie Atomique, France: Structural study of hydrogen to the metallic state
Rajeev Ahuja, Uppsala University, Sweden: Hydrogen rich materials for hydrogen storage and high Tc superconductivity
Ray Smith, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA: X-ray diffraction and temperature study of the B1-B2 transformation in shock-compressed MgO
Renata M. M. Wentzcovitch, Columbia University in the City of New York, USA
Richard Briggs, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA: Liquid-liquid phase transition observed in selenium under dynamic compression using femtosecond X-ray diffraction at LCLS
Roland Winter, Technische Universität Dortmund, Germany: Pressure and Osmolyte Effects on Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation and Condensates of Proteins
Sakun Duwal, Sandia National Laboratory, USA (formerly at the Washington State University): Pressure-induced electronic transitions in layered materials, WS2 and MoO3
Takeshi Sakai, Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime University, Japan: Inter-comparison of equations of state at multi-megabar pressure.
Thomas Meier, BGI, University of Bayreuth, Germany: Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy at mega-bar pressures
Tsutomu Mashimo, Kumamoto University, Japan: Measurement of Grüneisen parameters of gold (Au) and platinum (Pt) at high pressures and the EOS
Vadim V. Brazhkin, Vereshchagin Institute for High Pressure Physics, Russia: In situ high-pressure structural study of highly polymerized three-dimensional C60 fullerite
Valery Levitas, Iowa State University, USA: High-pressure phase transformations under nonhydrostatic conditions and plastic flow: Four-scale theory, phenomena, and interpretation of experiments
Yann Le Godec, Institut de Minéralogie, de Physique des Matériaux et de Cosmochimie, Sorbonne Université, France: High pressure synthesis of new nanostructured boron-rich compounds
Yusuke Hirose, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics, Niigata University, Japan: Electronic states of heavy-fermion compounds under pressure combined with high magnetic field
The 27th International Conference on High Pressure Science and Technology (AIRAPT27), the largest and most important international scientific event in the field of high pressure science and technology, will be held in Rio de Janeiro from 04th to 09th August, 2019, in the Convention Center of the Windsor Barra Hotel, a 5 stars hotel located in the region of Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
On this website you will find information regarding registration, abstract submission, hotel reservation, visa procedure, the city of Rio and Brazil, social events, and many other subjects of interest to those who plan to attend the AIRAPT27 Conference.
As an important complement, to enhance the impact of the AIRAPT Conference in Brazil and taking advantage of the planned commissioning of the extreme conditions beamline at SIRIUS in 2019, a satellite event on Synchrotron techniques under high pressure (PRESSYNC) will be organized in Campinas, the week before the AIRAPT27, to celebrate this milestone in high pressure research in Latin America.
This website will be the main and most up-to-date source for information on the AIRAPT27 Conference.
If you have any questions about the conference, please contact our secretary:
Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Físicas
Rua Dr. Xavier Sigaud, 150
Rio de Janeiro – RJ – 22290-180 – Brazil
Phone: +55 21 2141-7320 / +55 21 2141-7182
We look forward to seeing you in Rio in 2019.
Elisa Baggio Saitovitch - Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Físicas
João A. H. Jornada – Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Altair Sória Pereira – Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Start of abstracts submission
Start of early registrations
Abstracts submission deadline
Early registrations deadline
Start registration at the conference venue