2014 Midwest Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics Conference
University of Illinois at Chicago
   
Information on Conference Lodging, Registration and Meals

Check-in with campus housing

WHEN: You can check in from 8 o'clock in the morning until midnight on June 2.

WHERE: Campus Housing East Area Office, located at 700 South Halsted Street. The following pictures (please click on thumbnails for larger images) show you views along the path from the sidewalk to the check-in desk. Check-in is just a short walk along a skyway from the conference.

PHONE NUMBER: 312-355-6500

Curbside at Student Residence and Commons-South (SRCS), 700 South Halsted Street (west side of north-south street). Walk through underpass away from the street (heading west). Driveway leading to entrance. Foyer leading to stairway. Stairway up to housing office. Check-in desk.


Dinner Monday evening, June 2

Good restaurants nearby are
  • Giordano's (Italian, pizza).
    815 West Van Buren Street (corner of Halsted and Van Buren, SW end of intersection).
    Walk north on Halsted, passing by Harrison. The next intersection is Van Buren, where you will find Giordano's on the left hand side.

  • Greek Town restaurants (e.g., Parthenon, Greek Islands, Pegasus)
    Keep walking north along Halsted beyond the intersection with Van Buran, and you will find many excellent Greek restaurants on your left hand side.


Registration on Tuesday morning, June 3

WHEN: 8:00-9:00 AM

WHERE: The MTSM registration desk will be at the bottom of the 2nd floor escalators leading up to the third floor of Student Center East. Walk south from the check-in desk along the 2nd floor skyway until you reach the escalators.


Breakfast on Tuesday morning, June 3

WHEN: 8:00-9:00 AM

WHERE: Go up the escalators and you will see the Illinois Rooms A and B right in front of you. Here is where the talks and meals will be held.

Time and place
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Illinois Room B
Student Center East (SCE)
The University of Illinois at Chicago
750 South Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60607
Description
The 2014 Midwest Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics Conference will be held on June 3-4 at the University of Illinois at Chicago. This conference provides a forum for researchers in all aspects of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics, both theoretical and experimental, to present their work. A particular focus of the meeting is to provide a forum for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and junior faculty.
Important dates
Abstract submission opens February 1, 2014
Conference registration begins February 1, 2014
Deadline for submission of abstracts May 9, 2014
Notification of acceptance May 16, 2014
Deadline for registration May 27, 2014
Conference June 3-4, 2014
Contacts and organizers
Ludwig C. Nitsche
Department of Chemical Engineering
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Email: lcn@uic.edu
Phone: (312) 996-3469

Sohail Murad
Department of Chemical Engineering
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Email: murad@uic.edu
Phone: (312) 996-5593