The International Conference on Astronomy & Geophysics in Mongolia, 2017
20th to 22nd JULY, 2017, ULAANBAATAR
The Institute of Astronomy & Geophysics are pleased to invite you to The International Conference on Astronomy & Geophysics in Mongolia, 2017, which will be held in capital Ulaanbaatar, in the period from July 20th to 22nd, 2017. The main objective is to provide modern update knowledge in astronomy & geophysics theory and its applications, as well as of current developments in related experimental areas. The scientific program will include invited and contributed talks, whose selection will be guided by the Scientific Advisory Committee and by the Local organizing commitee, as well as poster sessions:
The main topics of the program are:
o Astronomy, astrophysics and space science
o Geodynamics, active deformation, GPS, active fault, paleoseismology
o Large intra-continental earthquakes: Source characteristics, seismic activity, historical earthquakes,
o Crustal and lithosphere structures.
o Seismic hazard assessment, strong ground motion, attenuation and site effects, microzoning;
o Education & Public Outreach
The field-excursion: July 23-26, 2017
The field section “Field workshop at Mogod active fault area” (Earthquake 1967/01/05, Mw=7.1) will be held at Mogod soum, Bulgan province, Mongolia at the distance 400km between 23 and 26 July, 2017. The accommodation will be in a field campus, which allow you enjoying Mongolian untouched nature. We will also visit the historic place of the Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape.
To register, and for further continuously updated information, please visit our conference website,
The conference proceedings will be published in Few-Body Systems.
We hope to see you in Ulaanbaatar in July of 2017!
The Local Organizing Committee,
Dr. Odonbaatar Chimed, Scientific secretary of IAG, MAS
Dr. Sukhbaatar Usnekh, Head of Department of Geomagnetism, IAG
Dr Gurragchaa Jugderdemid, Astronaut, Head of Department of Astropark, IAG
Dr D.Batmunkh , Head of Department of Astronomy, IAG
Dr Tungalag , Head of Department of Astrophysics, IAG
Dr Ulziibat Munkhuu, Head of Department of Seismology, IAG
Dr Bayarsaikhan Chimedtseren, Head of Department of regional seismic stations
Mrs. Ankhtsetseg Dorjsuren, researcher, Department of Seismology, IAG
The Scientific Advisory Committee:
Dr. Demberel Sodnomsambuu, Director of IAG, MAS
Registration starts on January 15, 2017, at http://www.iag.ac.mn/???? And will remain open until Jun 15, 2017.
FEE Before 15 April 2017 15 April 2017
Conference fee 100USD 150USD
Field-excursion fee 200USD 300USD
The fee covers expenses for the Proceedings, lunch and coffee breaks, and dinners of plenary session & closing ceremony.
Shangri-La Hotel: http://www.shangri-la.com/ulaanbaatar/shangrila/
Kempinski Hotel Khan Palace: https://www.kempinski.com/en/ulaanbaatar/hotel-khan-palace
Ulaanbaatar Hotel: https://www.ubhotel.mn/
Bayangol Hotel: https://bayangolhotel.mn
Chinggis Hotel: http://www.chinggis-hotel.com/
Park hotel: http://www.park-hotel.mn/ (100m from Institute of Astronomy & Geophysics, MAS)
Chinggis khan hotel: http://www.chinggis-hotel.com/
We will circulate draft papers among participants in order to maximize floor discussion.
The primary abstract should not exceed the length of 300 words and submit by 15 April 2017. The extended abstract would be 1-4 pages long with figures and explanations and the deadline is as 15 May 2017.Please submit your paper as a PDF or Word document by deadlines online via the IAG website.
Please also send a copy to email@example.com (subject: submission of SURNAME, Given Name). We would be grateful if you do not change the title and abstract.
The conference secretary is Mrs. Ankhtsetseg Dorjsuren. She can be reached at:
firstname.lastname@example.org & email@example.com.
Phone: 976-11-458849, 976-11-458527, 976-94090208 (mobile)
15 Jan 2017 Registration and abstract submission begins
15 Apr 2017 Deadline for abstract submission
15 May 2017 Deadline for extended abstract submission
15 Apr 2017 Reduced-fee registration ends
15 Jun 2017 Deadline for registration