48 SMP is devoted to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the publication of
"On the generators of quantum dynamical semigroups"
by G. Lindblad
"Completely positive dynamical semigroups of N-level systems"
by V. Gorini, A. Kossakowski and G. Sudarshan
Guests of Honour: Vittorio Gorini, Andrzej Kossakowski and George Sudarshan
Editorial Boards of the
Reports on Mathematical Physics and Open Systems & Information Dynamics
will take place during the Symposium.