BCCP and the Instituto Avanzado de Cosmologia Mexico are organizing the 5th annual Essential Cosmology for the Next Generation meeting, popularly known as Cosmology on the Beach. The conference blends a winter school of lecture courses by world-leading scholars with plenary talks on hot research topics. This year, topics include CMB polarization, gravitational wave cosmology, particle physics, tests of gravity, and statistical and experimental methods.
Dates: January 13-17, 2014
Venue: Los Cabos, New Mexico
For more details, please see http://bccp.berkeley.edu/beach_program/index2014.html