Highly Frustrated Magnetism 2010


Conference site

The conference will be held on the Homewood campus of the Johns Hopkins University. 

Talks will be given in the Schafler Auditorium of the Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy, 3701 San Martin Drive.  Google map.


Conference participants and accompanying persons have several lodging options.

  • Charles Commons, 3301 North Charles Street.  Virtual tour.  Google map
    newly built residential and dining complex, 10 minutes away on foot.
    A daily breakfast buffet at Nolan's Cafe in Charles Commons is included in the rate. 
    Rate: $55 a night.  
  • Inn at the Colonnade, 4 West University Parkway.  Google map.
    A three-star hotel, 8 minutes away on foot.  
    Rate: $149 a night (mention the discount code PHA).
  • Radisson at Cross Keys, 5100 Falls Road.  Google map.
    A three-and-a-half-star hotel, 2.5 miles off campus. 
    Complimentary shuttle van to campus.  Free parking.   
    Rate: from $99 to $139 a night (request the JHU corporate rate and mention the HFM conference).


  • Breakfast is offered at all three lodging places. Additional options include One World Cafe at 100 W. University Parkway and Cafe Azafran across the street from the Bloomberg Center. 
  • Lunch from Cafe Azafran will be served on location.  
  • For dinner, there are a number of restaurants within walking distance (Google map).  If you would like to explore the Baltimore food scene in some depth, our colleague Zlatko Tesanovic offers his sage advice here


Parking is available in the South Garage under the Decker Quadrangle. Google map.

Key Dates

April 15
Abstract submission ends. 
Early registration ends.

May 10
Cutoff date for post-deadline abstracts.

June 1
Group rate for lodging at the Inn at the Colonnade expires. 

July 6
Late registration ends. 
Last day to sign up for lodging at the Charles Commons.

August 1
Conference begins.