27 May 2018 to 2 June 2018
Valday, Russia
Europe/Moscow timezone

The Seminar is organized by the Institute for Nuclear Research of RAS and the  Joint Institute for Nuclear Research.

Proceedings of the Seminar are published in EPJ WOC 191 (2018).


  • Physics beyond the Standard Model
    (rare processes, Higgs phenomenology, exotica)
  • Cosmology and astroparticle physics
  • Gravity and its modifications
  • Neutrino physics
  • Quantum chromodynamics, strong interactions
  • Aspects of mathematical physics
  • Selected experimental results

with heated discussions on

  • Axion-like and ultra-light dark matter
  • Astrophysics with gravitational waves
  • AdS/CFT phenomenology
  • Anomalies in the LHC data
  • Lorentz and NEC violation, ghosts, etc.

The Seminar is supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (grant Nr 18-02-20036).

Valday, Russia
Hotel "Valday", v. Roschino, Novgorod region, Russia

QUARKS-2018, Institute for Nuclear Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 60th October Anniversary Prospect 7a, Moscow 117312, Russia