Welcome to ISACC 2017

Varadero, Cuba

October 2-6, 2017



Registration: Julio 21, 2017
Submit abstract: Septiembre 1, 2017


Conference Site

The meeting will take place in Varadero, Cuba. Varadero is a beautiful beach located at 140 Km east from Havana. The climate is wonderful in October and we could have good conditions in order to establish a constant scientific discussion during these days.

The workshop will be held at The All Inclusive "Iberostar Bella Vista" Hotel. This attractive 5-star hotel with modern comforts, great gastronomic offers and excellent service.


We have obtained special prices for the meeting participants and accompanying persons at the Hotel “Iberostar Bella Vista”, where the symposium will take place, and at 5-star Four Point Sheraton Hotel in Havana City, where the participants could live before and after meeting.

IBEROSTAR Bella Vista 2

The following prices are valid for symposium participants and accompanying persons between September 29 and October 10, 2017. Please note that Havana and Varadero are very attractive tourist places in Cuba, and a limited number of hotel rooms will be reserved for participants only until September 15, 2017. After that date, we cannot guarantee these prices or a room at the both Hotels. (Prices are given in CUC, per person, either single or double room).

Hotels Doble room Single room
Four Points Sheraton 5* (BB) Havana 739.00 999.00
*BB (Bed + Breakfast) *AI ( All inclusive)

The price include:

  • Guide service


  • Transfer IN Airport Havana to Four Point Sheraton hotel.
  • 01/10/2017. Lodging at Four Point Sheraton hotel (1 night)/(BB)
  • 02/10/2017. 09:30 am Bus transfer from Havana to Varadero.


  • 02/10 to 06/10. Lodging at Iberostar Bella Vista hotel (4 nights)/(AI)
  • 06/10/2017. 16:00 Bus transfer from Varadero to Havana.


  • 06/10/2017. Lodging at Four Point Sheraton hotel (1 night)/(BB)
  • 07/10/2017.Transfer OUT from Four Point Sheraton Hotel to Havana Airport.

Additional Prices per nights (in CUC).

Additional-nights Doble room Single room
Four Points Sheraton 5* (BB) Havana 99.00 142.00
IBEROSTAR BELLA VISTA 5* (AI) Varadero 75.00 115.00

For hotel reservations and accommodation details, please contact the Gaviota tour agent, whose details we offer below. Those participants interested in attending the event with their family and need an additional room or bed should coordinate with her, who will attend all the details of accommodation and reservation of the participants. Also, if any of the participants of the conference travels directly to Varadero from abroad, they must coordinate with her, to modify the package.
The companions of the conference have the possibility of private or group excursions with the agents of the hotel "Iberostar Bella Vista".

Meylin Sánchez Santiesteban. <comercial10.ventas@gaviotatours.cu>

Esp.Comercial de Eventos

Dirección Comercial. UEB Gaviota Tours Ventas. Tel: 7204 78 16

GAVIOTA TOURS SA www.gaviota-grupo.com

Scientific program

Official Conference Program

October 2 to 6, 2017

Hours Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
2 october 3 october 4 october 5 october 6 october
09:30 - 10:05

at 9:00

Tobias Lau Josef Tiggesbaumker Antonio Varandas Llinersy Uranga
10:05 - 10:40 Lutz Schwerkhard Fernando Martín Andrey Solov'yov Francois Coppens
10:40 - 11:15 Akira Terasaki Dennis Salahub Gabriel Luiz Cruz de Souza Falk Martin
11:15 - 11:35 Coffee Break
11:35 - 12:10


Bernd von Issendorff Craig Martens Hidetsugu Tsuchida Aliezer Martínez
12:10 - 12:45 Masato Nakamura Maykel Márquez Mijares
Ilia Solov'yov -
13:00 - 15:00 Opening
at 14:50
15:00 - 15:35 Kit H. Bowen Ilya Fabrikant Sebastián Fernández Excursion at 14:00
15:35 - 16:10 Hisato Yasumatsu Jean Michael Rost Dianelys Ondarse
16:10 - 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:05 Jaroslav Kocisek Pablo Villarreal Pascal Larregaray
17:05 - 17:40 Olof Echt Alfred Msezane -
17:40 - 19:40 Poster sessions
20:00 -   Conference


Instructions for preparation of abstracts for ISACC 2017


Pictures of ISACC 2017 Group

ISACC 2017 Picture Group 01


ISACC 2017 Picture Group 02


International Symposium "Atomic Cluster Collisions" (ISACC)

October 2 to 6, 2017

Varadero, Cuba

Local Organizing Committee:

Jesús Rubayo-Soneira
Germán Rojas-Lorenzo
Maykel Márquez-Mijares
Helen Clara Peñate-Rodríguez
Jorge del Risco-Martínez


current web-site: http://www.isacc-cuba.org/

local organizing committee e-mail: isacc@instec.cu, isacc2017@instec.cu, isacc.mmxvii@gmail.com

Following the success of the seven previous editions of the International Symposium "Atomic Cluster Collisions" (ISACC), we are planning from October 2 to 6, 2017, to host the eighth ISACC 2017 in Varadero, Cuba. The ISACC 2017 will be organized by the Cuban Physical Society (SCF) and Instituto Superior de Tecnologías y Ciencias Aplicadas (InSTEC), Havana, Cuba.


Scientists and students working or interested in the field, from Latin American and other countries are welcome to attend. The meeting will be conducted in English.

Scope and Format

Structure and dynamics of atomic clusters and nanoparticles. Structure and dynamics of biomolecules Cluster structure and dynamics on a surface. Cluster-molecule interactions, reactivity and nanocatalysis. Clustering in systems of various degrees of complexity, Clusters and biomolecules in external fields: electric, magnetic, laser etc. Electron and photon cluster collisions Ion-cluster collisions. Collision processes with biomolecules. Cluster and bimolecular research with Free Electron Lasers.

The scientific program will include invited lectures and poster sessions, with ample time for discussion.

Registration and accommodation fees

Before July 21st, 350 euros, afterward 450 euros. Student registration 250 euros.

Please note that, taking into account previous experiences with limited international funding, and the need to cover the Conference basic expenses, the payment of registration fees is a requirement for all the invited speakers and participants. The registration fee must be paid in cash during the welcome reception.

In order for your registration to be considered, you must pay electronically in the reservation to Miss Meylin Sánchez or Miss Juliet Miranda, whose details are given below.


Registration to the conference can be done by e-mail to the Organizing Committee.

Contributions and proceedings

All persons interested in contributing to the meeting are expected to submit a one-page abstract of their contribution before September 1st. All papers accepted will be displayed at poster sessions or by invited speakers in oral presentations. Abstracts will be received as electronic file (LaTeX, Word, etc.).

For further information, please check on the web pages or contact directly to Local Organizing Committee.