Meetings & Directions


Center for Dynamic Magneto-Optics (DYNAMO)
University of Michigan
3109 ERB1 Building
2200 Bonisteel Boulevard
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2099


All University parking lots and structures require a parking pass or are metered. Enforcement hours vary by lot.

Visitors to DYNAMO (which is housed in Engineering Research Building 1) will find most convenient parking in lot NC16 or NC8, as shown on this North Campus Parking Map (pdf). Visitor parking is marked in red on the map. Visitors park in numbered spaces and pay at pay booths in the lot.

Additional information is available from U-M Parking and Transportation Services.

List of Hotels, Attractions, Restaurants


Michigan League
911 N. University, Ann Arbor, MI (on Central Campus)
King Room: $120
Double Room: $120
Suite: $210
($10 Additional guests)

Bell Tower
300 S. Thayer, Ann Arbor, MI (on Central Campus)

Graduate Ann Arbor
615 E. Huron, Ann Arbor, MI (next to Central Campus)
$166-243 Summer Months
($22 extra for each additional guest)

Michigan League, Bell Tower, and Graduate Ann Arbor are on Central Campus. These locations are a short walk to the Free Blue Bus Shuttle to North Campus.

Hampton Inn, North
2300 Green, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Government rates are available
Free Weekday Shuttle within 5 mile radius of Hotel

DoubleTree by Hilton Ann Arbor North
3600 Plymouth Road @ US 23
Government rates are available
Free Shuttle

3616 Plymouth Road @US 23
Single $56; Double $66; Mini Suite $76
Government rates are available

Local Area Attractions

Matthaei Botanical Gardens: <2 miles from Plymouth & Green Roads intersection

Power Center for the Performing Arts

Michigan Theatre

Mendelssohn Theatre

Gallup Park – riverside esplanade, canoeing, fishing

Nichols’ Arboretum – outdoor plantings in season

Law Library – Central Campus architecture

Yost Hockey Arena – ice hockey

Michigan Stadium – football

Chrysler Arena – basketball

University of Michigan Museum of Art – Central Campus

Kelsey Museum of Archaeology – Central Campus

Kerrytown Concert House – Kerrytown (downtown)

Farmer’s Market & Zingerman’s Deli – Kerrytown (downtown)

Historic Greenfield Village & Henry Ford Museum (Dearborn – 30 miles from Ann Arbor)

Downtown Restaurants

Pacific Rim (Korean)

The Gandy Dancer

The Earle (Traditional)

Real Seafood Company

Gratzi’s (Top end pasta)

Shalimar (Indian)

China Gate