This event is open to all with an interest. You are advised to read our terms and conditions prior to completing your booking.

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The registration fee is inclusive of refreshments and lunch on all days, evening reception and all event material. Accommodation is not included within the registration fee and must be booked separately.  

The following fees apply to those paying online with a 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 discount is only available until the registration deadline.

Student members to register under the IOP concessionary attendee category. 

 Attendee Category   Before or on 23 October 2017   From 24 October 2017
 IOP Member   £160   £210
 IOP Concessionary   £50   £100
 Non Member   £260   £310
 Student Non Member   £75   £125

The following fees apply to those paying by bacs or cheque.

 Attendee Category   Before or on 23 October 2017   From 24 October 2017
 IOP Member   £190   £240
 IOP Concessionary   £80   £130
 Non Member   £290   £340
 Student Non Member   £105   £155

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. All payments must arrive by 16 November. After that day, all unpaid registrations will be cancelled. Confirmation of your payment will be sent by e-mail once the transaction has been successfully processed. Alternative payment methods.


Bursaries are available, supported by the CCP-Plasma, of up to £500 towards travel and accommodation costs for PhD students who wish to attend the meeting.

Those wishing to apply for a bursary must supply the name and institute of their supervisor, project title and year of study when registering. If you require further information please contact Tony Arber at

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline extension: 9 October 2017

  • Bursary deadline: 23 October 2017

  • Early registration deadline: 23 October 2017

  • Registration deadline: 3 November 2017