9th Korea-China-Kazakhstan (KCK) Meeting

9th Kazakhstan-China-Korea (KCK) workshop on stellar dynamics and related fields
 (star clusters, stellar evolution, gravitational waves, black holes in galaxies)

Dec. 19-22, 2017 (sessions: full days Dec. 20-21)



Venue: Seoul National University, Naksongdae Campus, Seoul, Rep. of Korea (more detailed informations will be linked here soon).


Preliminary Program:

Dec 19: arrival

Dec. 20/21: full day program

Dec- 21: end of meeting planned for evening

Dec. 22: departure


Hosted and organized by:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (SNU), Rainer Spurzem (NAOC/KIAA), and Chingis Omarov (NCSRT).


Scientific Program with links to talk slides go here.... (in preparation)


please book yourself or contact Hyung Mok Lee for Ho Am Faculty House. We apologize that no local support is available, all bookings on your own sources. The astronomy department can be reached through Seoul subway line 2, Naksongdae station (need to take a small bus uphill to campus), which is a little better than to take 'Seoul Natl. Univ. Station'. Line 2 also goes to fameous Gangnam quarter.


Notice: Incheon Airport has a direct airport bus link to Ho Am Faculty Guest House!


Interested Participants can also contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Rainer Spurzem), Subject: KCK9 meeting



Expected Participants (as of Dec. 4, 2017):

 (Name convention: Given Names First, Family Name Last)

  • Korea
  1. Hyung Mok Lee (Seoul National University

  2. Kimitake Hayasaki (Chungbuk National University)     

  3. Sungsoo Kim (Kyunghee University)

  4. Jihye Shin (Korean Institute for Advanced Study)     

  5. Joowon Lee (Kyunghee University) 

  6. Yeong Bok Bae(KASI)

  7. Dawoo Park (SNU)

  8. Gwanho Park (SNU)

  9. GihyukCho (SNU)

  10. Han Gil Choi (SNU)

  11. Joon Goo Lee (SNU)

  12. Yoon Soo Kim (SNU)

  13. Yong Jae Jeong (SNU)

  14. Sophia Kim (SNU)

  15. Guwan-Woo Park (Chungbuk   National University)

  16. Chunglee Kim (KASI)

  17. Hyeon Ahn (KASI)

  • Kazakhstan
  1. Taras Panamarev (Uni Heidelberg, NAOC, and Fesenkov Astrophysical Institute FAI)

  2. Denis Yurin (Fesenkov Astrophysical Institute FAI) 
  3. Mukhagaly Kalambay (Al-Farabi Univ. Almaty, and Fesenkov Astrophysical Institute FAI)                          


  • China (NAOC/KIAA and Silk Road Collaborators)

  1. Rainer Spurzem (NAOC/KIAA)

  2. Pau Amaro-Seoane (ICE Barcelona and KIAA/PKU)
  3. Xian Chen (Dep. of Astronomy, PKU)
  4. Li Shuo (NAOC/CAS)

  5. Shiyan Zhong (Yunnan Natl. Astron. Obs. CAS)
  6. Xiaoying Pang (Shanghai Inst. of Technology and NAOC/CAS)
  7. Shu Qi (KIAA/PKU)

  8. Jongsuk Hong (KIAA/PKU)

  9. Thijs M.B.N. Kouwenhoven (Xian Jiaotong Liverpool Univ. at Suzhou


Links to previous meetings: 8th Korea-China-Kazakhstan Workshop