18-22 September 2017
Gustav-Stresemann-Institut, Bonn
Europe/Berlin timezone


Dear Colleagues,

we are delighted to invite you to join us for the 11th bi-annual COOL workshop on the 18th to 22nd of September 2017 at the Gustav-Stresemann-Institute Bonn. This year's workshop will be touching on topics from all across the field of beam cooling, including:

  • electron cooling
  • stochastic cooling
  • muon cooling
  • cooled beam dynamics
  • new concepts and theoretical advancements in beam cooling
  • facility status updates and beam cooling reviews

There will be lots of opportunity to gather and exchange thoughts, ideas and opinions in a relaxed environment. We would like to invite anyone from the field, accelerator physicists, engineers and students, to participate in this year's event. There will be oral presentatations, both invited and conrtributed, as well as poster sessions during the week. Conference Proceedings will be published electronically on JACoW a couple of weeks after the workshop.

There will be an option for accommodation at the Gustav-Streseman-Institut. If you would like to reserve a room there please indicate so during your registration. The price will be 73€ per person and night including breakfast. If you are arriving by car, there is parking availabe at the rate of 8€ per day for hotel guests. The workshop will also feature a banquet to facilitate informal exchange and gathering. Please let us know whether you would like to attend on the registration form.

The workshop fee will be 450€ per person. This will include the conference dinner as well as full board (lunch and dinner). It is to be paid in advance electronically. After registration you will be contacted by Forschungszentrum Jülich with instructions how to pay. Both credit card payment as well as bank transfer will be possible.

For those colleagues who need to apply for a visa we are happy to provide a letter of invitation on request.

We hope to see you all in September.

The organisation committee.


Registration and abstract submission are now open.

Please register by September 8th. Abstracts are due September 8th and contributions to the proceedings must be submitted by September 18th.


Conference fee announced: 450€
Hotel rate announced: 73€ per person and night

Starts 18 Sep 2017 08:30
Ends 22 Sep 2017 18:00
Gustav-Stresemann-Institut, Bonn
Langer Grabenweg 68 D-53175 Bonn

Location: Gustav-Stresemann-Institut (How to reach GSI)

Distances from Arrivals:

   International Airport Düsseldorf: ca. 105km

   Köln/Bonn Airport: ca. 30 km

   Bonn Mainstation: ca. 7 km

   Köln Mainstation: ca. 40 km


Gustav-Stresemann-Institut (Hotel) (reserve during registration)

Maritim Hotel Bonn

Bonn Marriott World Conference Hotel

Dorint Venusberg Bonn