XII International Conference

on Vibrations at Surfaces

( VAS 12 )


Erice (Italy), July 20-26, 2007

Invited speakers  (confirmed)

H. Ibach (Germany)


Scattering spectroscopies


B. Allison (University of Cambridge, UK)

D. Farias (Universidad Autˇnoma de Madrid,Spain)

B. Murphy  ( Christian-Albrechts-Universitat Kiel, Germany)

W.T. Tysoe (University of WisconsinľMilwauke, USA)


Molecular processes and devices


S.J. Pratt (Cambridge University, UK)

L. Savio (UniversitÓ di Genova, Italy)

F.S. Tautz (International University Bremen, Germany)

G. Witte (Ruhr-Universitńt Bochum, Germany)


Non-linear spectroscopies


M. Bonn (Leiden University and FOM, The Netherlands)

D.A. Reis (University of Michigan, USA)

A. Tadjeddine (LURE-CNRS Orsay, France)

N.H. Tolk (Vanderbilt University,USA)


Single-molecule spectroscopies


L. Bartels (Pierce Hall, University of California, Riverside, USA)

G. Dujardin (UniversitÚ Paris-Sud, France)

N. Lorente (Insitut de CiŔncia de Materials de Barcelona, Spain)

P.A. Sloan (University of Birmingham, UK)


Electron-Phonon interaction and non-adiabatic effects

D.M. Bird (University of Bath, UK)

E.V. Chulkov (Donostia International Physics Center, Spain)

J. Kr÷ger (Christian-Albrechts-Universitńt zu Kiel, Germany)

Bo Hellsing (Gothenburg University, Sweden)


Dynamics at surfaces (Theory)

M. Bernasconi (UniversitÓ  di Milano-Bicocca, Italy)

A. Franchini (UniversitÓ di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy)

S. Hong (University of Central Florida, USA)

N. Manini  (UniversitÓ di Milano, Italy)



The Organising Committee reserves the right to include further invited speakers in order to allow people attending the Conference to be informed about new and important results appearing in the next months.