The Society for Applied Spectroscopy and the Coblentz Society are pleased to announce that they will be co-sponsoring a fundraising luncheon to benefit the Ellis R. Lippincott Award and the William G. Fateley Award endowments. The luncheon will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 during the SciX meeting in the Kansas City.
Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Place: Sheraton Kansas City Van Horn A Room
Cost: $60 per person (includes cost of luncheon and small donation)
Peter R. Griffiths and D. Bruce Chase will speak during the luncheon. Peter will reminisce about the life and contributions of Ellis Lippincott, while Bruce will remember Bill Fateley's life and times. This is a rare opportunity for the spectroscopy community to hear tales and first hand experiences of the speakers with two of the more important personalities in modern spectroscopy.
For more information, to register for the luncheon, or to simply donate directly to the fund if you are unable to join us for lunch, please visit http://www.coblentz.org/SciX2012Fundraiser
Deadline to register is Saturday, September 15, 2012.