CNMS User Meeting 2016
August 9-12
Oak Ridge, TN

Call for Abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentations

Abstract Deadline: June 17, 2016

Poster Session: Wednesday, August 10 (4:00-5:30p)
Oral Sessions: Thursday, August 11

Researchers planning to attend the CNMS User Meeting are encouraged to submit abstracts describing recent research results to be considered for presentation in oral or poster sessions during the meeting. CNMS users are especially encouraged to submit abstracts that include results from their user projects but forefront research across the spectrum of nanoscale materials science topics spanned by CNMS research capabilities and user interests will be welcome. The CNMS User Executive Committee will select a limited number of abstracts for Invited and Contributed oral presentations on Thursday, August 11. Additional abstracts will be allocated space in the poster exhibit that will be on display from Wednesday afternoon through the day on Thursday. Posters presented by students will also be eligible to compete for Best Student Poster Presentation.

Abstracts may be prepared as PDF files and uploaded using the online abstract submission form. Abstracts must not exceed one page in length including title, author name(s) and affiliation(s), and figures; with one-inch margins and minimum 11-pt font size.

The deadline for abstract submission is June 17. Submitting authors will be notified of acceptance by July 13.

REMINDER: Meeting registration deadline is July 28.
Meeting registration (no fee) covers all events including the user meeting, poster sessions, and workshops held on August 9-10 and 12.


Instructions for preparing posters:

Tabletop poster boards and adhesive Velcro tabs will be provided for mounting posters.

You may bring your poster to the meeting in any convenient format such as a rolled-up sheet, pre-mounted on a rigid board, or as a set of smaller sheets.

Posters must fit within an area that is 42 inches wide and 42 inches high.

Posters should be printed mechanically using ink-jet, laser, or similar type printer and have a “professional” appearance, meeting the customary standards for display at international scientific conferences.