Gravitation Focus Group Meeting & Workshop on Frontiers of Gravitation and Cosmology will be held on November 30 - December 1, 2011 at the National Cheng-Kung University. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together researchers to report on recent progress in frontier topics of gravitation and cosmology. Contributed talks are encouraged. We look forward to your participation and to meeting you in Tainan.

Invited Speakers

  • Prof. Shinji Mukohyama
    Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, University of Tokyo
    "Alternative theories of gravity"
  • Prof. James M. Nester
    Department of Physics, National Central University
    "On the choice of reference for the covariant Hamiltonian boundary term"
  • Prof. Wei-Tou Ni
    Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University
    "Gravity Probe B, Measurements of Lense-Thirring Effect and Tests of Equivalence Principles"
Contributed Talks


  • Chung-Hsien Chou (NCKU)
  • Chopin Soo (NCKU)
  • Hwei-Jang Yo (NCKU)


  • Ms. Yi-Wen Fu
    (06) 2757575 ext. 65081