year 2013 theme will be on quantum control of
molecular, cold atomic ensembles,
photonic systems, and mechanical oscillators.
New and Reduced Registration Fees
for Students! Single Occupancy $1200, Double
Occupancy $850. (Fees include meals, shuttle
transportation to/from Tucson Airport and Social
events and Excursions).
Calarco, University of Ulm Aash Clerk, McGill University Steve Girvin, Yale University Jeff Kimble, Caltech Pierre Meystre, University of
Herschel Rabbitz, Princeton
University Peter Rabl, University of
Innsbruck Oriol Romero-Isart, Max-Planck
Garching Keith Schwab, Caltech Dan Stamper-Kurn, Berkeley
Aerial view of
Casita Common Area
Student Casita Village
on the foothills of the beautiful Catalina
Mountains, the Biosphere 2 campus provides a
non-traditional yet accessible venue.
The facilities of the B2 Conference Center comprise
a Campus Village of 28 rustic Santa Fe style houses
holding 106 double-capacity sleeping rooms and a
number of double-occupancy offices. The
accommodations are beautiful but as "dorms" they are
a bit spare. Bedding, a set of towels, shampoo,
soap, and lotion are all provided.
During your stay at B2 you will be residing in a
rustic Santa Fe-style house.
These houses contain everything you need for a
Each casiita has from three to five bedrooms and
come complete with in-suite kitchens, living areas,
and high-speed internet access, the 3-5 bedroom
casitas are all in easy walking distance and provide
the perfect place to unwind and socialize in-between
or after meetings.
These comfortable accommodations all contain easy
high-speed wireless internet access and central air
Additional blankets and an extra pillows are
available in the closet, along with an iron and
ironing board. At night, the casita village is well
lit, but the surrounding property can be quite dark.
There is a flashlight in each bedroom. Come prepared
for encounters with native wildlife common to the
The Winter School
is supported by grants from the Army Research
office (ARO) and the National Science