General Information

The 4-th Conference “Statistical Physics: Modern Trends and Applications” will be held on July 3–6, 2012, in Lviv, Ukraine. This Conference continues a tradition of the regular international meetings in the statistical physics in Ukraine, established in the 1970-ies and renewed by “Statistical Physics” (Lviv, 2005), (Kharkiv, 2006) and (Lviv, 2009).

The 4-th Conference “Statistical Physics: Modern Trends and Applications” is organized by the Institute for Condensed Matter Physics (Lviv, Ukraine) and is dedicated to the 140-th anniversary of Marian Smoluchowski, whose scientific activity was closely related to Lviv University, where he worked since 1899 and held the chair of theoretical physics in 1903-1913.

Conference Format

The Conference will consist of invited lectures (40 min.), contributed talks (20 min.) and poster presentations. Official language of the Conference is English.

Main Topics

List of Invited Speakers

Carpathian Hiking Tour

To commemorate Marian Smoluchowski, who had mountain climbing as one of his passions and to continue tradition initiated already at Statphys’2009 in Lviv we plan to arrange a two day tour to the Carpathian mountains. Participants will be accommodated in a tourist hotel, hiking tours in the mountains will be organized. We plan to depart on Saturday, July 7th (the next day after the conference closing) and to be back to Lviv on Sunday evening, July 8th. Those who want to join the tour may find more detailed information here.

Important dates

Registration deadlineMarch 1
Abstract submission deadlineMay 1
Manuscript submission deadlineJuly 3
Conference datesJuly 3-6
Carpathian hiking tourJuly 7-8

Conference proceedings

All contributors to the Statphys'2012 conference presenting an oral or a poster communication may submit a paper for the Proceedings. The deadline for manuscript submission is the first working day of the Conference.

Conference fee

The Conference fee is 150 EURO which includes the Programme and the Book of abstracts, Social events, Get-together party and Coffee breaks. The Conference fee may be paid via bank transfer (for more details visit this page) or during the registration at the registration desk.

Financial support

Limited financial support will be available for young participants.


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Satellite meetings

DCP-PhysBio Project

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Satellite meeting for young participants

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AvH Satellite Workshop

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The organizing committee can help to arrange accommodation for Conference participants in Lviv hotels.

Address for correspondence


Institute for Condensed Matter Physics

1 Svientsitskii Str.

79011 Lviv, Ukraine



Phone: +38 032 276-19-78

Fax: +38 032 276-11-58