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SPMConnect @ TechConnect World 2023 (June 17-19, 2024) Washington DC

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: SPMConnect at 2024 TechConnect June 17-19 Washington DC

Submit your abstract by Friday January 26th.

Chaired by Peter Grutter (McGill), Christina Newcomb (Stanford), Simona Patange (NIST), Liam Collins (Oak Ridge Natl Lab), Jason Killgore) NIST.

The keynote speaker is Georg Fantner (EPFL) with confirmed invited speakers James De Yoreo (PNNL), Gang-yu Liu (UC Davis), Ozgur Sahin (Columbia University), Mehmet Baykara (UCMerced), Mihir Pendharkar (Stanford), Angelo Gaitas (Mt. Sinai), Amy Gelmi (RMIT), Ilka Hermes (Liebniz Institute), Alex Eskendarian (UCSF), Daniel Melters (Natl Cancer Institute), Oran Josiane Guillaume-Gentil (EPFL)

Topics and Applications Areas:

•    Nanomechanical measurements on soft materials
•    SPM in Biology and Medicine
•    AI/ML Methods for SPM measurement, acquisition, image processing
•    High speed/high resolution SPM
•    Multimodal SPM-based methods
•    Electrical AFM methods
•    Industrial/real-world applications
•    SPM for Energy Applications
•    FluidFM 
New this year the meeting also features several student initiatives including a student innovation pitch session, and free registration awards for best poster abstracts and selected TCW bloggers.  See “student” section on website.