Register now for the Urban Physics Autumn School 2017 (UPAS2017), held on 22-28/10/2017 in beautiful Chalkidiki, Greece. UPAS2017 is an international specialized workshop for doctoral students, postdoctoral researchers and beyond, organized by the Eindhoven University of Technology, ETH Zurich and the University of Cyprus. It follows the previous successful Urban Physics Schools organized in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016. The special theme of this edition is: the Road towards Future Smart Cities. The venue is the 5-star hotel Anthemus Sea. 12 lecturers from 8 different universities/institutions will provide inspiring lectures on a wide range of topics in the field of urban physics focused on the theme. For more information on lecturers, topics, venue and registration, see this brochure (pdf) and visit the course website:

UPAS2017 is organized in the spirit of the European COST Action TU1304 “Wind energy technology reconsideration to enhance the concept of smart cities (WINERCOST)” chaired by Prof. Charalampos Baniotopoulos and Prof. Claudio Borri. Dr. Hassan Hemida, the Chair of the WINERCOST WG1 will provide the lectures on Wind Energy at UPAS2017, and Prof. Bert Blocken, the Co-Chair of the WINERCOST WG1, is the lead organizer of UPAS2017.