Invited Lecturers & Program


Poster presentations and abstract submission

Accommodations & Transportation

Special issue in Physica D

Organizing Committee


Visitor Information (Homewood Campus)




Accommodations: (closed)

Inn at the Colonnade

80 rooms have been reserved at the symposium rate of $147.00 per night. Rooms are being reserved at this rate for the Symposium until 08 May 2008.

Note: the deadline has passed. You may still inquire with hotel if they have available rooms at their regular rate.

Contact Information:

4 West University Parkway, Baltimore, Maryland, USA 21218-2306
Tel: +1-410-235-5400, Fax: +1-410-235-5572,
Hotel website

Other hotels: click here for list of additional hotels near the Homewood Campus


Charles Commons

As a more economical lodging option, Charles Commons (a new Johns Hopkins residence community), offers well-appointed suite style single residence rooms. The suites consist of two single rooms and one bathroom (i.e. shared between the 2 rooms) as well as a kitchenette. Full bed and bath linens are provided. The cost is $ 42.00 per night/per person. Parking is available for $7 per car/day. You can make reservations at Charles Commons as part of the conference registration process. If you wish to contact them directly, you may do so at the contacts given below.

Contact Information:

Mr. Reggie Anthony
Conference Services
Johns Hopkins University
3400 N. Charles Street
Abel Wolman House, 2nd Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21213


The Inn at the Collonade Hotel, Johns Hopkins Homewood Campus and Charles Commons are located at about a 20-25 minutes taxi ride from the BWI (Baltimore-Washington International) airport, and at a 5-10 minute taxi ride from the main Baltimore railroad station (Penn Station).

For participants arriving via Washington airports (Dulles International or Reagan National) the travel time to Baltimore is typically 1.5-2 hours. The following shuttle service is available (The Airport Shuttle), and allows for online reservations: (for pickup location, you may directly select "Baltimore-Inn at the Collonade" from the menu)


Last update: 06/03/2008