First announcement

The International Conference on New Trends in Quantum and Mesoscopic Physics (NTQMP-2018) will take place from the 27th of June (arrival day) to the 3rd of July (day of departure) in Yerevan (Republic of Armenia).

This conference is aimed at bringing together the international leaders in Quantum and Mesoscopic Physics for a highly informal discussion and brain stroming in a view of better understaning the trends of development and the perspectives of this important areas of physics.


  • Russian-Armenian University, Yerevan, Armenia
  • Russian Quantum Center, Moscow, Russia

Organization and committee

The International Program Committee of NTQMP-2018 is chaired by Professor Alexey Kavokin, Westlake University, China, CNR-SPIN, Rome, Italy, St-Petersburg State University and Russian Quantum Center.

The Co-Chairman of the Program Committee is Professor Hayk Sarkisyan (Russian-Armenian University, Yerevan, Armenia).

Alexey Kavokin


Westlake University, China, CNR-SPIN, Rome, Italy, St-Petersburg State University and Russian Quantum Center

Hayk Sarkisyan


The Co-Chairman of the Program Committee ,
Russian-Armenian University, Yerevan State university, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.


The Members of the Program Committee are:

The Organising Committee of NTQMP-2018 is chaired by

  • Dr. Kamo Atayan,
  • Dr. Gagik Bagunts,
  • Dr. Robert Vartanyan.



The key-note lecture on Quantum Computing will be given by Professor Mikhail Dyakonov, University of Montpellier, France

Conference topics:

  • Optics and spin phenomena / Chairman Prof Valerii Zapasskii
  • Nanotechnologies and metamaterials / Chairman Prof. Sergey Arakelian
  • Quantum information and quantum technologies / Chairman Prof. Аlexey Kavokin
  • Solid state physics and new trends in physics / Chairman Prof. Kirill Kavokin

The milestones:

  • 25.05.2018 - the extended deadline for abstract submission.
  • 25.05.2018 - early-registration.   Payment here
  • 27.06.2018 - a conference opening.

Requirements to abstracts

The abstract must be created using the text editor Microsoft Word (doc or docx).

Page parameters - А4 (210х297); all margins - 2 cm, font - Times New Roman, 12; paragraph - 1.25 cm; line spacing - one and a half intervals; alignment - in width; pictures in the file; Microsoft Equation must be used for formulas.

The volume of abstracts is about 1-2 pages.
To submit your paper you are welcome to send it to the conference e-mail: ntqmp@mail.ru.


Registration form

The registration fee of the conference is 600 euro per person.

The Organising Committee warmly welcomes the participation of accompanying persons. In order to cover their lodging, transport, meals and the social program we kindly ask them to pay a registration fee of 350 euro per person.

Payment here

Accommodation and conference venue

The conference venue is located at the heart of Armenia, the picturesque moutain area famous for its monasteries, fortified villages, monuments of Armenian culture and religion, the natural beauty.

All participants are advised to arrive to Yerevan (the capital of Armenia) on the 27th of June. A welcome dinner will be organised for the conference delegates by the Russian-Armenian University of Yerevan.

The working sessions of the conference will start in the morning of the 29th of June and last three days. The transfer from Yerevan to historical places of interest will be organised.

Social program

The social program will include multiple excursions and visits in the historical places such as churches, monasteries, fortress with hiking and wine testing.

The end of June is the best season for visiting Armenia: the mountains are green and the views are breathtaking.

All those interested in participation in this unique conference event are cordially invited to express their interest by sending an e-mail to the conference secretary.

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