Palma de Mallorca (Spain) from 29 May to 1 June 2006
MHD Waves and oscillations in solar magnetic structures

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MHD Waves and oscillations in solar magnetic structures
29 May - 1 June 2006
Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain

A brief description of the situation, history and climate of Palma de Mallorca and Calviá, together with touristic information, can be found at ,

May-June weather in Mallorca is usually pleasant. The temperature in the daytime hours is around 20 - 25 C. No heavy rains or showers are expected. Light casual clothes and a sweater or jacket for the evenings are recommended.

The Meeting will take place in the in-house facilities of Hotel Riu Palace Bonanza Playa (see address below). For more information on the hotel, including recreational facilities, see

Hotel Riu Palace Bonanza Playa
Passeig d'Illetes, s/n , 07181 , Illetes / Calvià
Tel. + 34 971 40 11 12 Fax. + 34 971 40 40 50

Registration will start on Sunday afternoon, May 28, 2006 at the registration desk in the Hotel Riu Palace Bonanza Playa from 19:00 to 21:00. On May 29, 2006, the registration will be open starting at 8:30 am. The registration / information desk will be open during the whole meeting and will help you solve all affairs connected with your stay Please, take into account that late participants must pay the registration fee in cash at the registration desk as well as the fee (25 EUR) for the excursion, in case they are interested in to participate.

The final Scientific Programme, including abstracts and timetable, can be downloaded from the Documents Section .

Oral presentations are limited to 25 minutes in the case of invited reviews and to 15 minutes in the case of oral contributions, all followed by 5 minutes for discussion. In the lecture room the following facilities will be available: overhead projector, videoprojector and laptop. In the case of laptop presentations, we encourage you to use the conference laptop. If it is possible, it is recommended to send your talk in advance by email to or to bring it along in a pendrive.

Posters will be displayed throughout the Conference in the Hall of the Conference room.

A Conference computer centre with Internet access will be available to the participants.

Coffee, tea and biscuits will be served during the morning and afternoon coffee breaks.

Breakfast is included in the accommodation fee. Around the conference site, there are many restaurants, bars and Cafeterias where a variety of meals can be found.


Welcome Reception
A welcome party will take place in the Hotel Riu Palace Bonanza Playa, on Sunday, May 28, 2006 from 19:30 to 20:30

Conference Dinner
A conference dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 at 19:30 in the Hotel Riu Palace Bonanza Playa. The banquet is included in the conference fee.

An excursion to the famous Caves del Drach, visiting Els Calderers on our way back, will take place on Friday June 2, 2006. Further information can be found at Els Calderers., Cuevas del Drach .

Airline connections exist between Palma de Mallorca and Barcelona or Madrid airports, which have flight connections to most of European and world capitals. Also, many charter flights connect directly Palma de Mallorca with German and British cities.

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The hotels are located at a distance of about 15 km from the airport. To reach the different hotels the best way to proceed is to take a taxi in the airport. However, you can also take the bus number 1 going from the Airport to Palma, then, you must change buses at the stop called Comte de Sallent where you can take the bus number 3 to ILLETES stop. Buses Timetable, Trajects and Maps can be found at

Hotel addresses:

Hotel Riu Palace Bonanza Playa Passeig d'Illetes, s/n , 07181, Illetes / Calvià

Hotel Barceló Albatros Passeig d'Illetes, 15, 07181, Illetes / Calvià

Hotel Riu Bonanza Park Passeig d'Illetes, s/n, 07181, Illetes / Calvià

Hotel Europe Playa Marina Paseo de Illetas, 68, 07183, Illetes/Calviá

Organized by:
Universitat de les Illes Balears

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