Dear Colleagues,

the aim of this Workshop is to collect recent ideas and developments in the physics of networks and their applications in various different fields including, e.g., internet, social, and metabolic or protein networks.

The Workshop will start Wednesday afternoon and end on Thursday around lunch time. It is scheduled to fit with another meeting, the 5th NTZ-Workshop on Computational Physics - CompPhys04, starting Thursday after lunch and ending Friday evening.

Please let us know whether you will join us and send a preliminary title of your contribution, preferably using our WWW registration. Details on locations, accomodations and schedule will be available from our WWW page. In view of tourism and limited hotel capacity at moderate prices in Leipzig during the Christmas season please try to meet the

DEADLINE: 18 November, 2004,

but do not feel discouraged in case you miss this date.

Invited speakers: Ulrich Behn (Leipzig), Johannes Berg (Köln), Piotr Bialas (Krakow), Philippe Blanchard (Bielefeld), Alexander Hartmann (Göttingen), Pablo Kaluza (Berlin), Konstantin Klemm (Leipzig), Tyll Krüger (Bielefeld), Stefan Lämmer (Dresden), Lev Shchur (Chernogolovka), Peter Stadler (Leipzig), Christian von Ferber (Freiburg), Changsong Zhou (Potsdam).

Financial support by the EU-Centre of Excellence COPIRA (Krakow) and the Natural Sciences Center (NTZ) of the Center of Higher Studies (ZHS) (Leipzig) is gratefully acknowledged.

The Workshop will take place in the large ("grosser") seminar room 1L12/13 on the first floor of the ITP office building "Vor dem Hospitaltore 1" (next to Ostplatz/Pragerstr.) (no. 34 of this map).

We hope to welcome you in Leipzig.

With best regards,
Zdzislaw Burda for the Krakow Team and
Wolfhard Janke for the Leipzig CQT Team

Institut für Theoretische Physik
Universität Leipzig
Office building: Vor dem Hospitaltore 1, 04103 Leipzig (no. 34 of this map)
Mailing address: Augustusplatz 10/11, 04109 Leipzig

Tel.: +49-341-9732-725
Fax.: +49-341-9732-747