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The 9th Asian Winter School on Strings, Particles and Cosmology will be held in Busan, Korea. The school is a part of annual series jointly organized by China, India, Japan and Korea. This Winter School aims to provide an venue for researchers from Asia to learn the fundamentals and recent important developments in string theory, article physics and cosmology. The intended audience consists of advanced Ph.D. students, post-doctoral fellows and also active workers. The school would provide great opportunity to in interact and discuss. There will be an opportunity for some young researchers to present their current work in the middle of school.

The city of Busan is a port city at the Southeastern tip of the Korean peninsula. The Hotel for the school is located next to a beautiful beach Haewondae.

Local Organizers

Nakwoo Kim (Kyung Hee University)
Jaemo Park (Pohang University of Science and Technology)
Kimyeong Lee (Korea Institute for Advanced Study)
Piljin Yi (Korea Institute for Advanced Study)

Course Organizers

Seok Kim (Seoul National University)
Sangmin Lee (Seoul National University)
Yuji Tachikawa (The University of Tokyo)
Tadashi Takayanagi (Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics)
Aninda Sinha (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)
Jun-Bao Wu (Institute of High Energy Physics, CAS)

The International Advisory Board

David Gross (Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics, USA)
Andrew Strominger (Harvard University, USA)
Hirotaka Sugawara (The Graduate University for Advanced Strudies, Japan)
Shing-Tung Yau (Havard University, USA)

Steering Committee

Bin Chen (PKU, China)
Yoshihisa Kitazawa (KEK, Japan)
Bum-Hoon Lee (Sogang University, S.Korea)
Kimyeong Lee (Korea Institute for Advanced Study, S.Korea)
Miao Li (ITP, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Jianxin Lu (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
Soonkeon Nam (Kyung Hee University, S.Korea)
Hirosi Ooguri (Caltech, IPMU, University of Tokyo, Japan)
Ashoke Sen (Harish Chandra Research Institute, India)
Sang Jin Sin (Hanyang University, S.Korea)
Spenta Wadia (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India)