The seventh international workshop "the Dark Side of the Universe (DSU 2011)" is organized by KITPC, Beijing, September 26-30, 2011. DSU 2011 is a continuation of DSU workshops previously held in Seoul (2005), Madrid (2006), Minnesota (2007), Cairo (2008), Melbourne (2009) and Leon (2010). You can also find a general description about DSU at http://dark.ft.uam.es/dsu/ .

The workshop is associated with the KTIPC program :

"Dark matter and new physics", Sept. 21 - Nov. 6, 2011


We are working on DSU2011 proceedings now. Please check the link in the navigation bar on the left for details.

Topics covered during the DSU workshop will include:

Confirmed invited speakers: (more to be added)



Elena Aprile

Columbia University, USA

Csaba Balazs

Monash University, USA

G. Belanger

LAPTH, France

Riccardo Cerulli


Katherine Freese

University of Michigan, USA

Cristiano Galbiati

Princeton University, USA

Liang Gao


Graciela Gelmini

University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Chao-Qiang Geng

National Tsin-Hua University

Paolo Gondolo

The University of Utah, USA

John F. Gunion

University of California, Davis, USA

Lauren Hsu

Fermilab, USA

Pyungwon Ko

Korea Institute for Advanced Study, South Korea

Manfred Linder

Max Planck Institute, Germany

Shigeki Matsumoto

IPMU, Japan

Aldo Morselli

INFN, Italy

Carlos Munoz

Autonomous University of Madrid and IFT, Spain

Kai-Xuan Ni

Shanghai Jiaotong University

Keith A. Olive

University of Minnesota, USA

Qaisar Shafi

University of Delaware, USA

Glenn Starkman

Case Western Reserve University, USA

Shu-Fang Su

The University of Arizona, USA

Jose Valle

University of Valencia and IFIC, Spain

Hang-Guo Wang

University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Yue-Liang Wu


Gustavo Yepes

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

Qian Yue

Tsinghua University

Xin-Ming Zhang