Oct. 2, 2013 – Microbial fuel cells, chemical sensors for your iPhone, and new materials with never-before-seen properties will feature alongside faster-charging batteries, safer nuclear power, and new crime scene investigation techniques this month at a major international meeting on the science of materials, interfaces, and processing. Detailed press releases will follow later this month.
The AVS 60th International Symposium & Exhibition will take place Oct. 27 - Nov. 1, 2013, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif. The meeting will feature more than 1,300 presentations from both the research and manufacturing communities.
Reporters are invited to attend in person for free. To register, please complete the media registration form (available online at http://www.avs.org/pdf/pressinvite.pdf) and fax or e-mail by October 15 to:
While pre-registration is not mandatory, this will enable AVS to prepare your registration packet and press badge in advance.
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE AVS 60th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM & EXHIBITION
The Long Beach Convention Center is located at 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802.
Main meeting website: http://www2.avs.org/symposium/AVS60/pages/info.html
Technical Program: http://www.avssymposium.org/
Housing and Travel Information: http://www2.avs.org/symposium/AVS60/pages/housing_travel.html
The AVS Pressroom will be located in the Long Beach Convention Center. Pressroom hours are Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Your press badge will allow you to utilize the pressroom to write, interview, collect new product releases, review material, or just relax. The press badge will also admit you, free of charge, into the exhibit area, lectures, and technical sessions, as well as the Welcome Mixer on Monday Evening and the Awards Ceremony and Reception on Wednesday night.
This news release was prepared for AVS by the American Institute of Physics (AIP).
Founded in 1953, AVS is a not-for-profit professional society that promotes communication between academia, government laboratories, and industry for the purpose of sharing research and development findings over a broad range of technologically relevant topics. Its symposia and journals provide an important forum for the dissemination of information in many areas of science and technology, enabling a critical gateway for the rapid insertion of scientific breakthroughs into manufacturing realities.
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