Dear colleagues,

we are pleased to announce the second NewCompstar school
"Dense matter in compact stars" to be held in Bucharest, Romania, between
21 and 25 September.
The school will consist of 5 courses on more basic and general topics,
a few seminars on more specific topics and some practical exercise sessions.
We will also leave time for student poster presentations.
The list of topics we aim to cover includes:
transport phenomena and reaction rates for compact stars and supernovae,
nucleosynthesis in the neutron star mergers, crustal heating in accreting
neutron stars,
superconductivity and superfluidity, quark and hadronic matter, equation
of state.

According to the Compstar policy we shall partly cover the travel
and accommodation expenses to all eligible participants.
In order to apply, students are requested to provide a CV and two
recommendation letters.

Details on the program, venue, reimbursement will be available shortly on
the web-site,
http://compstar15.nipne.ro/.

On behalf of the organizing committee,
Adriana Raduta (IFIN-HH), Francesca Gulminelli (LPC-Caen), Virgil Baran
(University of Bucharest)