l NES Fall 2021

Fall 2021 Meeting of the New England Section of APS
Friday and Saturday, October 22, 23  2021

"The Maine Event"


To better suit the restrictions of a virtual meeting, this fall 2021 meeting will not have a traditional host. Rather, the meeting will spotlight departments in Maine that, due to location, are rarely the sites of NES meetings. Each institution will present an invited talk about the their physics department.


ABSTRACTS     DUE BY 11:59pm, Thursday, October 14

Abstracts for contributions, both posters and oral presentations, are due by 11:59pm eastern time on Thursday, October 14; they should be sumbitted here.

REGISTRATION     REGISTRATION CLOSES 9:00am, Thursday, October 21

Registration is now open. You can register here.



The outline of sessions and talks. There is no poster session. (See below.)


On Saturday, October 23 (at a time to be announced), there will be a special invited talk by Dr. Sufi Zafar "Minaturized Biosensors for Healthcare," by Sufi Zafar of the IBM Watson Research Center. Dr. Zafar is the recent winner of the APS award: "Distinguished Lectureship on the Applications of Physics." Her biosketch can be accessed here, and the abstract of the talk here.

CONTRIBUTED TALKS AND POSTERS     DUE BY 11:59pm, Wednesday, October 20

ALL TALK MP4s AND POSTERS ARE TO BE MAILED TO rprice.physics@gmail.com

Poster presenters: We must have your email address for Q and A; please send it along with the poster.

POSTER "SESSION"     abstracts   posters.

Due to APS restrictions, there will a reference to a poster session on Friday evening. This may be misleading. In fact there is no "poster session," no time set aside explicitly for posters. Rather, the posters will be available for viewing and, for the submission of questions, throughout the meeting. Abstracts of the posters can be found here. Links to the posters can be found here. Email addresses for the corresponding author(s) are listed with the abstracts.