Note: The Winterschool brochure and
schedule of lectures is available here
are now available
for your view,
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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
The Shuttle services will be available
from Tucson airport to school
on January 3rd, and from school to Tuscon
airport on January 11
Tomaso Calarco, University of Ulm
Clerk, McGill University
Steve Girvin, Yale University
Geraci, Univ. of Nevada, Reno
Meystre, University of Arizona
Herschel Rabbitz, Princeton
Rabl, University of Innsbruck
Romero-Isart, Max-Planck Garching
Keith Schwab, Caltech
2013 theme will be on quantum control of
molecular, cold atomic ensembles, photonic
systems, and mechanical oscillators.
view of Biosphere 2
Casita Common Area
Located 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
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 area.
School is supported by grants from the Army
Research office (ARO) and the National Science