29th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics
July 13 - 18, 2014, Xi'an, China

Social events

Welcome reception

Date and time: Sunday, 13th July 2014

Half-day excursion and conference dinner

Date and time: Wednesday, 16th July  2014 (15:00 – 22:00)

  • Ancient City Wall: It’s the most complete city wall that has survived in China, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world.
  • Small Wild Goose Pagoda: The Small Wild Goose Pagoda was built in the year 707 A.D during the Tang Dynasty. It is an important cultural relic and one of the remaining symbols of ancient Chang’an (the name of Xian in the Tang Dynasty).
  • Tang Dynasty Dancing Show & Banquet: Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show is an outstanding exponent of the ancient stable and prosperous society in the Tang Dynasty, keeping alive its splendid culture and providing an insight into the peaceful life style of the period.
  • Night view of Qujiang: Qujiang in Tang times was a region with rivers ,lakes and pavilion where important social events were held . The square closely combines the Tang-style buildings, city sculpture with Tang-Dynasty culture and the virescence of precious trees.  


Farewell party

Date and time: Friday, 18th July 2014