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Prairie Section 2021 Fall Meeting (Update: Link to the meeting program is now avaialble.)

By Demian Cho posted 08-30-2021 23:10

[Update November 12] A link to the meeting program is here.
People who register on the day of the conference should forward their registration confirmation email to Dr. Joseph Kozminski to obtain the zoom link registration code for the conference

[Update October 24]
Due to continuing concerns regarding COVID 19 the APS Prairie section meeting has been moved to an entirely online format.  In addition, the meeting has been changed to a single-day format and will be taking place on Saturday, November 13, 2021.

The abstract submission deadline has been extended to Monday, October 25.  
You may submit abstracts at abstract submission.
Invited speakers should use the following link  We will only be hosting oral presentations.

Conference registration can be done here.

Prairie Section of the American Physical Society will be holding a 2021 Fall Meeting hosted by Lewis University Joliet, IL, from November 11-13, 2021.

The Prairie Section Fall Meeting will cover current issues in all fields of physics in our region, ranging from quantum information and material science, particle and nuclear physics, biophysics, and soft condensed matter, to astrophysics, education, and diversity. The broad plenary, parallel, and poster sessions provide an excellent forum for discussions.
  • The preliminary program and the registration information will be posted here soon.
  • Abstract submission for talks and posters is now open through Monday, October 4, 2021.
  • Students, this is a great chance to participate in a conference, and we especially welcome contributions from you. The Prairie Section will present awards for the best student posters and talks. First-time student applicants can join the APS for FREE!*
  • Local organizing committee:  Christopher White, Joseph Kozminski, Jason Keleher, and  Larry Lurio

*If the registration fee is not viable for some participating students, they may apply for a hardship waiver from the PSAPS by sending an email to:
Subject: PSAPS student registration fee waiver request
The email should explain how the student will participate (e.g. by presenting a poster at the poster session), and the nature of the hardship