APS DPP Annual Meeting

63rd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics

November 8-12, 2021 • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


General Information

The 63rd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics (DPP) will be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 8-12, 2021. All technical sessions will be held in the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. The DPP headquarters hotel is The Westin Pittsburgh Hotel, located at 1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222, with an indoor walkway connection to David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

Travel time from the Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) to The Westin Hotel is approximately 24 minutes. There is a variety of ground transportation vehicles available outside of baggage claim.

Poster Session boards are freestanding, with a display area measuring four (4) feet high by eight (8) feet wide. Push-pins are provided.

All oral presentations will be set to project widescreen 16.9 format.

Review the APS Policies and Guidelines: Attending Meetings, Submitting Abstracts, Resources, and the Code of Conduct

Nominate a Speaker for an Invited Talk Post-Deadline Paper

Nomination Submissions Open: Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Nomination Deadline: Tuesday, August 24, 2021, 11:59 pm Eastern Daylight Time

DPP will accept only online nominations for invited talk post-deadline papers. Click here to nominate a speaker.

Student Travel Grants

Student Travel Grant applications are open to students currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program, or high school program, at a U.S. or international institution and conducting cutting-edge research in plasma physics. The deadline is Friday, August 6, 2021.

Registration Information

The DPP 2021 registration fees are posted here. Online registration for DPP 2021 will be available soon.

DPP 2021 In-Person with Virtual Component

The DPP 2021 meeting will be live (in person) with a virtual component. The live portion of the meeting will be conducted as in the past. Virtual attendees will have the capability to view presentations in real-time, whether they are given in person or remotely. Virtual presenters of invited and contributed talks will provide pre-recorded presentations, that both in-person and virtual attendees can view in real-time. All poster presenters (both in-person and virtual) will be asked to provide a 5-minute pre-recorded overview of their work. Additionally, the presentations will be archived for registrants to peruse later in time.

More information about registration fees, special events, and fielding of questions after presentations is forthcoming.

DPP 2021 Deadlines

Upcoming Deadlines:

Abstract Submissions Open April 26, 2021
Invited/Review/Tutorial Talk Nominations May 26, 2021 
Mini-Conference Proposals May 26, 2021 
Abstract Submission July 15, 2021 
Student Travel Grants August 6, 2021
Invited Talk Postdeadline Nominations August 24, 2021
Satellite Meeting Requests September 30, 2021
Early Registration October 12, 2021
Registration Cancellation November 4, 2021
Meeting ID: DPP2021