Fall 2007 Joint Meeting of the New England Sections of the
The Fall 2007 joint meeting of the NES-APS/AAPT is scheduled for October 19-20, 2007 on the campus of the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. The technical program focuses on "Carbon in the 21st Century". We have invited speakers to address different branches of physics with the common thread of modern day carbon, including carbon nanotubes, fullerenes, and graphene.
The AAPT program is comprised of workshops, contributed speakers, and poster sessions, while the APS program includes contributed speakers and poster sessions in addition to the plenary sessions.
The Joint APS/AAPT Meeting is being held in conjunction with the conference of Connecticut Nanotechnology Initiative (CNI) and the Nano-Biotechnology Research Group at the Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut which is being held the morning of Friday, October 19, 2007, just before the joint APS/AAPT Meeting.
The APS/AAPT meeting registration fee entitles one to also attend the Bio-Nanotechnology Conference.
APS Invited Speakers:
Antonio Castro Neto, Boston University
Harry Kroto, Florida State University, Nobel Prize, 1996
AAPT Invited Contributors:
Christine Broadbridge, Southern Connecticut State University
CNI Invited Speakers:
James Rusling, University of Connecticut
Philip Best, University of Connecticut