RSC-Theoretical Chemistry Group / CCP5 Meeting

"Modelling of Materials: Atomistic and Ab Initio Approaches"

Mansfield College, Oxford

9-10 April, 2003

The Theoretical Chemistry Group of the Royal Society of Chemistry and CCP5 are co-organising the above meeting, running from 2 p.m. on 9 April until 6 p.m. on 10 April. The meeting, which will be concerned with developments in methodology and algorithms for atomistic and ab initio simulations, as well as their applications, will consist of several invited lectures and a larger number of contributed talks. There will also be a poster session.

Meeting Details

Scientific Programme

Invited Lectures

Contributed Lectures


List of Participants

Travel Information

Mansfield College

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Map of Oxford.

Map showing the Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory (PTCL) and Mansfield College.

Information for Participants


Registration will take place from 12:30-13:50 on 9 April in Mansfield College. Directions to where to go will be given at the Porter's Lodge. Receipts and attendance forms (if required) will be provided. Tea and coffee will also be provided (from 1-1:30 p.m.) near the registration desk.


Residential meeting participants will be accommodated in Mansfield College on Mansfield Road. Please go to the Porter's Lodge on arrival to check in.


All registered conference participants are registered for the conference dinner on 9 April (7 p.m.) and lunch on 10 April (1 p.m.). Breakfast ( 8-9 a.m. on 10 April) is included in the registration fee for residential participants. All meals will be served in the refectory at Mansfield College.

If you have not already done so, please let me know if you have any special dietary requirements.


All lectures will take place in the Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory (PTCL) on South Parks Road. Please note that the first session in the PTCL starts at 2 p.m. on 9 April. tea and coffee will also be served during the lecture breaks in the PTCL.

The poster session will take place in Mansfield College on 9 April, starting at 8:30 p.m. Some wine and soft drinks will be provided at the begining of the poster session and the College Bar will be open from 8-11 p.m.


Please note: (very) limited parking is available at Mansfield College (at a charge of 5 per day). Please let me know if you would like a parking permit.

The Organizing Committee:

Local Organizer

Please address any queries to Roy Johnston.

Funding is gratefully acknowledged from the Angela and Tony Fish bequest.
Dr Roy L Johnston
Last modified: Mon Mar 24 16:30:03 GMT 2003