This event is open to all with an interest and you can now register online.

You are advised to read the following information and our terms and conditions prior to completing your booking.

Key dates

Early registration deadline: 8 August 2013
Registration deadline: 2 September 2013


The registration fee is inclusive of refreshments throughout the conference and lunch on all days, drinks receptions and conference dinners on Mon 9th and Tue 10th September 2013 and all event material. Please indicate your attendance at the conference dinners when registering.

Please note that accommodation is not included within the registration fee.

There is an additional charge for accommodation and the cost for 1 person (per room, per night) is £36.00. If you would like to book accommodation, please indicate your accommodation requirements during the online registration process. More information about accommodation can be found here.

Before or on 8 August 2013           
From 9 August 2013     
IOP Member                               £325 £375
IOP Concessionary £207 £257
Non Member £425 £475
Student Non Member £222 £272

A discount of £30 will be applied to the above fee for those who register online and pay using a valid credit or debit card.

The discount will be applied at the basket page when "credit card" is selected as the method of payment. The Conferences department reserve the right to amend your fee without prior notice if an incorrect payment method is selected. Please note the £30 discount is only available until the registration deadline.

Register on-line

Online registration []is recommended via our secure server. For those unable to register online, you can request a registration form by e-mail to or by telephone to +44 (0)20 7470 4800.

Payment of fees

In order to ensure that it complies with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard ("PCI DSS") and for the protection of its members and others, the Institute of Physics will only accept credit and/or debit card payments online through RBS WorldPay secure payment server.

Confirmation of your payment will be sent by e-mail once the transaction has been successfully processed.

Alternative payment methods.

If you have any questions about payment for your conference registration, e-mail or telephone +44 (0)20 7470 4800.

Key dates

  • Early registration deadline:
    8 August 2013
  • Poster abstract submission deadline:
    8 August 2013
  • Registration deadline:
    2 September 2013
Conference Handbook (3.1 MB)