Trails in Quantum Mechanics

January 29 - February 2, 2013 Laboratori INFN di Frascati (Italy)


Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nuleare

Gruppo Nazionale di Fisica Matematica

Center for Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Dipartimento di Scienze Fisiche dell'Università Federico II di Napoli

Progetto PRIN "Teorie Cinetiche" Dipartimento di Matematica Sapienza Università di Roma

Progetto Mecenas Università di Napoli

Organizing committee:
R. Carlone, G. Esposito, R. Figari, G. Marmo, G. Panati, A. Teta

The Conference will take place at the Frascati National Laboratories (LNF) of the National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN).
The Frascati National Laboratories are about 2 km from the center of Frascati (Frascati map).

Villa Aldobrandini Frascati is located on a pleasant hill, 20 km from Rome. It is particularly renowned for its beautiful villas and quality wines. It is part of the famous "Castelli Romani", small towns in the south-east of Rome, well known for their gastronomical, naturalistic and historical interest.

How to reach Laboratori nazionali di Frascati

Participants travelling by plane may reach the Frascati Laboratories by train or by taxi, from the airports of Fiumicino (about 40 km) and Ciampino (about 15 km). Detailed information on public transportations can be found here.

Frascati is located 20 km south-east of Rome and about 40 km west of "Fiumicino" Airport. The Frascati National Laboratories are about 2 km from the center of Frascati.

Travelling by airplane

From Fiumicino Airport "Leonardo da Vinci" to "Roma Termini" central railway station: take the "Leonardo Express" train; the journey takes about 35 minutes; tickets are available at the Airport station and cost 14,00 Euro.

From Fiumicino Airport "Leonardo da Vinci" to the other railway Stations and cost 5,50 Euro.

From Ciampino Airport "Giovan Battista Pastine" take a bus (Schiaffini Travel or COTRAL) to reach the Ciampino Railway Station (tickets cost 1,10 Euro)

From Termini and Ciampino Railway Stations take a train to Frascati or to Tor Vergata Stations (see below).
Alternatively, you can take a taxi from the Airport to Frascati (licensed white or yellow cabs are strongly advised). From Fiumicino the distance is about 30 km and the taxi fare amounts to approximately 70,00 Euro. From Ciampino the taxi fare is approximately 40,00 Euro.

Travelling by train/bus

From "Roma Termini" to Frascati-LNF: take the train Roma-Cassino (FM6) and get off at "Tor Vergata" (second stop, close to LNF) . The journey takes about 20 minutes. The LNF are at 150 mt up hill on E. Fermi Street. Tickets are available at tobacconist's shops and newspapers kiosk and cost 1,50 Euro.

From "Roma Termini" to Frascati downtown: take the train Roma-Frascati (FM4).
Tickets are available at tobacconist's shops and newspapers kiosk and cost 2,10 Euro.
It stops about 2 km far from LNF and it is possible to take a taxi to LNF.
Otherwise from "Roma Termini" take the Underground - "linea A" (tickets cost 1,50 Euro) to the "Anagnina Station", then a bus (COTRAL) to Frascati (nearly every 30 minutes). Tickets are available at tobacconist's shops and newspapers kiosks.
From Ciampino Railway Station to Frascati: you can take a train on both lines, to Tor Vergata (FM6) or to Frascati downtown (FM4). Tickets cost 1,10 Eur.

Note: remember to validate your ticket before you get on the train.

Alternatively you can take a taxi from Termini Station. Fare amounts to approximately 52,00 Euro.

Travelling by car

Take the ring highway "Grande Raccordo Anulare", Exit 21-22, then the state highway "Tuscolana" to Frascati. Turn left (via E. Fermi) at the traffic-lights after Villa Mercede Hotel. The LNF are at about 1 km.


Urban public transport service (timetable).
There is a free bus service (INFN/ENEA) from Rome to LNF only during working days, from Monday to Friday