Thematic school 2018 :

Frontier research in 2D materials

The GDR and GDR-I "graphene and co", supported by the CNRS, organize a summer school "Frontier research on 2D materials" in the scientific institute of Cargese (Corsica, France), april 2-13, 2018. All lectures are in english. Note that this school is eligible for ECTS credits. Ask your University. A maximum of 80 participants will be allowed due to the restricted capacity of the center.

Thus, the registration process is a two-step process :

  1. Pre-registration and application (until February 8, 2018): create an account; pre-register ; upload your motivation letter (in the tab "presentation, pdf abstract").
  2. Acceptance notification will be sent to applicants by mid-february ; the final registration and payment of the participation fees must be completed by march 10, 2018.

About the motivation letter : 1 page max in pdf; a few lines about your background, your present position, your professional project. Explain what you expect from this school and how it is related to your professional project.


Registration fees include:

  • participation in all educational activities of the school
  • accommodation
  • breakfast and lunch (evening meals, taken in town, remain the responsibility of participants)
  • a conference dinner
  • Shuttle transfer from Ajaccio airport to the center of Cargèse (and back) at times specified soon. Transfers to other dates / times remain the responsibility of the participants.

Student / postdoc rate : 980 €
Permanent researcher’s rate : 1250 €
Industrial : 1500 €

Please note that people employed by the CNRS benefit from a total fee waiver.