Program and Schedule

The Ninth Users Meeting for the APS will feature a broad range of opportunities to learn about current research and future plans. The schedule of events includes an APS/DOE update; invited scientific talks about current work at the APS; a comprehensive poster session, including a student poster competition; tours; vendor exhibits; and the traditional reception and banquet at Chicago's Mid-America Club on the 80th floor of the Amoco Building, with its spectacular views of Lake Michigan, Chicago's Magnificent Mile, and "Gold Coast."


Six associated workshops are planned to provide further opportunities to explore specific areas in dept. The workshops include


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October 15

  • Research Directorate (afternoon)
  • APS/DOE Status Reports (morning)
  • Compton Award and Lecture (morning)
  • Scientific Talks (afternoon)
  • Poster Session (afternoon)
  • Banquet (evening)
  • Scientific Talks (morning)
  • APSUO Business Meeting & Election (morning)
  • APSUO Steering Committee Luncheon
  • Workshops (afternoon)
  • CAT Open House (evening)
  • Workshops (all day)
  • CAT Meetings (as scheduled by individual CATs)


For further information, contact the APS User Office at