Next event: 15th, 29th, Feb, 16th Mar. 2020 (no more announcement of extension:-) The submission page, submission of the manuscripts, will be kept open for those having missed the last deadline. Be warned that the submission page could be closed anytime. Please submit your manuscript before it is too late!!!

12th symposium was over with great participants and contributions / presentations. A group photo and other photos from symposium are to be collected under the link "Symposium photo" in the left pane.

This year's "Hiroshima" Symposium (HSTD12) will be held at International Conference Center Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Japan, in the middle of December, 2019.

True to tradition, the primary goal of the "Hiroshima" Symposium is to bring experts in design, processing, and applications of semiconductor tracking detectors together for discussions of experiences, lessons learned, and new ideas which are still in the early stage of development.

(Tentative) Key dates:

15 July — 2 Sep.   Submission of Abstracts
15 July — 15 Oct. (Early) — 15 Nov.   Closure of Registration
Evening of 14 Dec. - Welcome reception
15 Dec. —18 Dec.   Symposium
1 Jan. — 15 Feb., 2020   Submission of NIMA manuscripts


International Conference Center Hiroshima
Sun: B1F-Meeting rooms#4-6; Mon-Wed: B2F-RAN
Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima-shi

Local organizers

Y. Fukazawa (Chair, Hiroshima Univ.)
T. Mizuno (Hiroshima Univ.)
T. Ohsugi (Hiroshima Univ.)
H. Takahashi (Hiroshima Univ.)
Y. Unno (KEK)

Organizing Committee

Y. Fukazawa (Hiroshima Univ.)
S. Hou (Academia Sinica, Taipei)
X. Lou (IHEP, Beijing)
H.F-W. Sadrozinski (Univ. California, Santa Cruz)
Y. Unno (Chair, KEK)

International Advisory Committee

P. Allport (Univ. Birmingham, UK)
N. Cartiglia (INFN Torino, Italy)
M. Garcia-Sciveres (LBNL, Berkeley, US)
G. Hall (Imperial College, London, UK)
S.C. Lee (Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan)
T. Ohsugi (Hiroshima Univ., Japan)
A. Seiden (Univ. California, Santa Cruz, US)
T. Takahashi (Univ. Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan)

Previous "Hiroshima" symposia:

11th, Okinawa, 2017 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A924, in print, 2019)
10th, Xi'an, 2015 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A831, 1-448, 2016)
9th, Hiroshima, 2013 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A765, 1-296, 2014)
8th, Taipei, 2011 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A699, 1-250, 2013)
7th, Hiroshima, 2009 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A636, S1-S256, 2011)
6th, Carmel, 2006 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A579, 557-914, 2007)
5th, Hiroshima, 2004 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A541, 1-466, 2005)
4th, Hiroshima, 2000 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A466, 243-428, 2003)
3rd, Melbourne, 1997
2nd, Hiroshima, 1995 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A383, 1-266, 1996) 
1st, Hiroshima, 1993 (Nucl. Instr. Meth. A342, 1-308, 1994)