The 16th Workshop on Vortex Matter in Superconductors will be held at the International Institute of Physics located in the city of Natal, the state capital of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. The International Institute of Physics is part of the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte and more information about its activities can be found in the web site

More details on how to reach the International Institute of Physics can be found in


There are several daily flights connecting the Natal international airport to the major Brazilian airports (Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Recife and Salvador). More information can be found in the web site of the Natal airport

The portuguese airline company (TAP, ) has direct flights Lisbon-Natal and Natal-Lisbon on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. TAP also has direct flights to other cities in the northeast of Brazil such as Recife, Fortaleza and Salvador which are close to Natal.

Touristic information about the city of Natal  can be found in many web sites, such as:

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