Press registration now open for 2020 American Physical Society March Meeting

Largest physics meeting of the year to be held in Denver

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COLLEGE PARK, MD – Denver will transform into the hub of physics next month as more than 10,000 attendees arrive for the 2020 APS March Meeting. The meeting will take place March 2-6, 2020 at the Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver. Press registration is now open.

USEFUL LINKS

Meeting website: https://march.aps.org/

Scientific program: http://meetings.aps.org/Meeting/MAR20/APS_epitome

Press services: https://march.aps.org/services/press/

Hotel & Travel information: https://march.aps.org/travel/

Press Registration

Complimentary registration is available to journalists for the express purpose of gathering and reporting news and information from the meeting. Staff reporters, freelance writers, and students are welcome to apply. Public information officers and institutional communicators are also welcome to attend the meeting. Registration provides access to the scientific meeting and exhibit hall. Short courses and some workshops may require additional registration and fee.

Preregistration is recommended to expedite the check-in process but is not required. Credentialed press may register for the meeting at no charge here. Note: If you are logging in for the first time since August 1, 2019, you will need to reset your password by clicking on “Forgot Your Password?”

Press credentials may be obtained by completing the form on this page: https://march.aps.org/services/press/. Please allow 1-3 business days for approval. Upon approval, you may continue the registration process above.

Meeting Highlights

Public Lecture

From Nanomaterials to NASCAR: Materials at 200 Miles per Hour

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Kavli Foundation Special Symposium

Frontiers of Computation: Machine Learning and Quantum Computing

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

50 Years of Physical Review A-D: Enduring Discoveries. Tomorrow’s Advances

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Thing Explain Your Research

Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Press releases highlighting noteworthy research to be presented at the meeting will be distributed in the coming weeks. Press conferences will be held on-site and live streamed.

Hotel & Travel Information

APS has secured discounted rates for March Meeting attendees at a selection of Denver hotels. Experient is the only hotel provider endorsed by APS, and members of the media are encouraged to book through them early for the best selection and price. The last day to make a reservation at the discounted meeting rate is February 6, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. EST. Please book here.

Scientific Program

The Scientific Program is now available online. Over 11,000 technical papers will be presented, covering:

  1. Polymer Physics
  2. Soft Condensed Matter
  3. Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  4. Biological Physics
  5. Chemical Physics
  6. Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
  7. Topological Materials
  8. Semiconductors, Insulators, and Dielectrics
  9. Superconductivity
  10. Magnetism
  11. Strongly Correlated Systems, Including Quantum Fluids and Solids
  12. Complex Structured Materials, including Graphene
  13. Superlattices, Nanostructures, and Other Artificially Structured Materials
  14. Surfaces, Interfaces and Thin Films
  15. Metals and Metallic Alloys
  16. General Theory/Computational Physics
  17. Quantum Information, Concepts, and Computation
  18. Matter at Extreme Conditions
  19. Instrumentation and Measurements
  20. Fluids
  21. Energy Research and Applications
  22. Applications (IT, Medical/Bio, Photonics, etc.)
  23. Data Science
  24. Laser Science
  25. Medical Physics
  26. Climate Physics
  27. Public Policy

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About APS

The American Physical Society (APS) is a nonprofit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy, and international activities. APS represents over 55,000 members, including physicists in academia, national laboratories, and industry in the United States and throughout the world. Society offices are located in College Park, MD (Headquarters), Ridge, NY, and Washington, D.C.

Media Contact
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Original Source

https://march.aps.org/

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