Event Name

Summer School on Mathematical Crystallography

Start Date 3rd Jun 2019
End Date 7th Jun 2019

Registration application for this event is now open!

Student registration: 150 € Regular registration: 200 €. The fees include coffee breaks, printed material and five lunches at the University restaurant, located within the Faculty campus, at walking distance from the venue (vegetarian and vegan options available on request). Student fees apply on submission of copy of the student card valid the current academic year. Other registration fees, with the inclusion of accommodation, are also available.

Limited financial support will be available for young participants (students and post-doctoral fellows) depending on the amount of grants available.

The application details and procedures will be announced once the budget is finalised. The financial support that will be provided will be in any case partial and there will be no money transfer: grants will be attributed on site.
The following conditions apply for being eligible to receive a grant

  • Funds from IUCr are reserved to applicants registered in the World Directory of Crystallographers. Registration is free of charge but undergoes a preliminary screening at IUCr: be sure to submit your registration well in advance before applying for financial support; your IUCrID is required to apply for financial support.
  • Funds from ECA will be attributed to European applicants who must be or become ECA members. Grant receivers will be asked to write a short report about their participation.
  • Fund from AFC and SFMC are reserved to French applicants.
  • IUCr funds and funds from registration fees will be used to approach as much as possible a country and gender balance.
  • All other funds that may be obtained will be used according to the rules imposed by the funding agencies.
  • Students are requested to submit a copy of their student card, as well as a recommandation letter by their supervisors, explaining how they will benefit from participation in the school
  • A list of publication is mandatory for post-doctoral fellows, optional for students
  • A short motivation letter is requested from all applicants

Deadline for application: 31st March 2019


The official language of the school is English. No simultaneous translations will be provided.  



Citizens of some countries may need a visa to enter France even for a short trip. Check online if you need a visa. In the affirmative case, the organisers can provide, on request, an invitation letter. Please send your CV, copy of student card and supervisor recommendation (for students) or list of publications. 


For inquiries, please contact mathcryst2019-contact@univ-lorraine.fr 


Special issue announcement

Participants to the summer school, as well as participants to the ECM-32 satellite, are invited to submit contributions to a special issue of Crystal Research and Technology that will be published on occasion of these two events. Deadline for submission: 30 September 2019. Details will follow.






Location Nancy
Contact Massimo Nespolo
URL http://www.crystallography.fr/mathcryst/nancy2019.php

Category IUCr sponsored meetings | Schools
Topics General | Mathematical and Theoretical Crystallography