International Conference
Highly Frustrated Magnetism

8-13  January  2024, IIT Madras, Chennai, India

About The Event

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: 31st August 2023

Tutorial: 7th January 2024

Conference: 8th-13th January 2024


Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India


8 - 13 January,2024

Event Schedule

Here is our event schedule

The tutorial session will be held on 7th January from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The conference will start on 8th January at 9:00 a.m. and end on 13th January at 1:00 p.m.

Program Committee

Speaker 1

Je-Geun Park

Seoul National University, South Korea

Speaker 2

Bella Lake

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Germany

Speaker 3

Fabrice Bert

Université Paris-Saclay, France

Speaker 4

Zenji Hiroi

ISSP Tokyo, Japan

Speaker 5

Philipp Gegenwart

University of Augsburg, Germany

Speaker 6

Natalia Perkins

University of Minnesota, USA

Speaker 7

Kedar Damle

TIFR Mumbai, India

Speaker 8

Andreas Läuchli

EPFL & PSI, Switzerland

Speaker 9

Ashvin Vishwanath

Harvard University, USA

Speaker 10

Ronny Thomale

University of Würzburg, Germany

Speaker 11

Yasir Iqbal

IIT Madras, India

Speaker 12

Yogesh Singh

IISER Mohali, India

Speaker 10

Joel Moore

University of California, Berkeley, USA

Speaker 13

Ciarán Hickey

University College Dublin


Here are some nearby hotels

Welcome to Chennai and IIT Madras! To make your trip hassle-free, we've compiled a list of nearby hotels that offer a range of options to suit your needs. Our partner hotels will hold rooms for conference attendees until December 20, 2023. You have until that date to secure your accommodation without any worries. After December 20, any unreserved rooms may be released to the general public, so be sure to book your stay before then to ensure availability.

In light of the increased demand stemming from concurrent international events in Chennai around the same time as HFM 2024, we strongly advise booking your hotel rooms in advance to ensure accommodation availability.

We are arranging the shuttle service to and from the conference venue on the conference dates. However, pickup and drop services can be availed at the hotel for an additional fee. Additionally, airport transfers can be arranged upon request at the hotel.

Recognising the dynamic nature of travel plans, we have arranged with our partner hotels to accommodate cancellations without any cancellation fees until December 25, 2023. We hope you have a pleasant and comfortable stay, and we look forward to welcoming you to IIT Madras for an enriching conference experience.

Hotel 1

Westin Velachery

Distance from IITM Research Park: 3.5 KM

Hotel 2

Holiday Inn

Distance from IITM Research Park: 2.5 KM

Hotel 3


Distance from IITM Research Park: 6.1 KM

Hotel 3

Accord Metropolitan

Distance from IITM Research Park: 9 KM

Hotel 3

Ramada Plaza Chennai

Distance from IITM Research Park: 6.5 KM

Event Organizing Committee

Yasir Iqbal (IIT Madras)

Subhro Bhattacharjee (ICTS Bangalore)

Yogesh Singh (IISER Mohali)

Adhip Agarwala (IIT Kanpur)

Surjeet Singh (IISER Pune)

Rajesh Narayanan (IIT Madras)



The submissions period for HFM 2024 has officially ended. If you are interested in presenting a poster, kindly forward your request to and we will review your submission.

The registration portal is open and the deadline for payment of the registration fee is November 30, 2023.

The registration fee will be as follows:

(i) Faculty: 30,000 INR [~360 USD],
(ii) Postdocs/PhD Students: 12,000 INR [~145 USD]

Partial support may be available upon request

This registration fee will cover lunches, coffee breaks, conference dinner, and welcome reception. This does not cover the cost of accommodation and travel expenses.

Contact Us

For further clarification reach out at

IITM Research Park,

Phone Number

+91-44-2257 4841