Sep 8 – 13, 2024
Asia/Shanghai timezone
Registration and abstract submission are now open. The second circular has been issued.

The 17th international symposium on Origin of Matter and Evolution of Galaxies (OMEG2024) which will be held in Chengdu, China on September 8-13, 2024. As you may know, the symposium will be the 17th in a series being held almost every other year since 1988 to discuss the subjects of nuclear astrophysics and related fields.

 Main topics

  • Big Bang Cosmology and Primordial Nucleosynthesis 
  • First Generation Stars and Galactic Chemical Evolution 
  • Astronomical Observations with Light, X-Ray, Gamma-Ray, and Cosmic-Ray 
  • Stellar Evolutions and Hydrostatic Burning Processes 
  • Experimental Nuclear Physics for Astrophysics 
  • Theoretical Nuclear Physics for Astrophysics 
  • Explosive Stellar Objects and Nuclear Physics 
  • Meteorite Analysis and Isotopic Abundance 
  • Nuclear Matter and Neutron Stars 
  • Nuclear Data for Astrophysics and Related Topics 
  • Underground Nuclear Astrophysics  

 Important Dates

  • March 1, 2024: Start of registration
  • March 1, 2024: Abstract submission open
  • June 30, 2024: Abstract submission closed
  • July 15, 2024: Third circular
  • August 15, 2024: Conference program announced
  • September 8 -11, 2024: OMEG24 Symposium
  • September 13, 2024: Workshop for underground nuclear astrophysics 

Registration and Abstract submission

Registration for OMEG XVII will be available on our indico webpage from March 1. Please note that abstract submission deadline is June 30, 2024. Contributors will be informed of the decisions on oral/poster presentations in mid July.

Registration fee: 
Early bird registration fee (paid before July 31):          300 USD  
Regular registration fee:                                                   400 USD  
undergraduate and graduate students:                      220 USD 

The registration fees will cover the symposium reception, coffee breaks, lunch and banquet. Online payment of the registration fee will be open from March 1 to August 31. The details for payment of the registration fee will be released on the indico webpage. 

The registration fees can also be paid at the registration desk. The registration desk will be open at the hotel during the symposium. 


On-site payment: 

Conference fee for in-person participants (including students) should be paid at the conference venue in cash. 

Bank transfer: 

Registration fees for online participants can be paid in USD by Bank Wire Transfer (Electronic Funds Transfer - EFT): 

All bank charges are for the online participant’s own account and must be settled by the participant to make sure the payment is full and successful. 

Bank Details: 

Account name: Chengdu Xinkaida Exhibition Services Co. Ltd 

Account No. : 51050155680800003481 

China Construction Bank Corporation, Sichuan branch 

Bank address: No.1146, Yi Du Dong Road, Long Quan Yi Zone, Chengdu, Sichuan,China  

CNAPS: 105651008104 

Swift Code: pcbccnbjscx 

Proof of payment with your full name needs to be emailed to 


Symposium venue: Charming Yard Nature Nook Hotel(世外桃源酒店) 
Address: No.69 Kehua North Road, Wuhou District, Chengdu, Sichuan, 610065, China (四川省成都市武侯区科华北路69号 610065) 
About 30 minutes by taxi/bus from the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport to the Hotel. 

OMEG School

OMEG XVII School for graduate students and young postdocs will be held during Sept. 2 - 6, 2024 at Peng Huanwu Collaborative Center for Research and Education, Beihang University in Beijing, hosted by Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics of China (INAC) and OMEG XVII. The school consists of the lectures by senior scientists on the current topics and the basics of nuclear astrophysics and cosmology and the student presentations based on activities with several group projects during the school. The school provides good opportunity for the participants to make presentation, discuss science and collaborate with one another in the group activities. The details will be announced on the symposium web site and in the forthcoming circular.




The call for abstracts is open
You can submit an abstract for reviewing.
Registration for this event is currently open.