Spectroscopists' Calendar


Rachel Masyuko, Editor

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October 2018


Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS 2018), 5–8 October 2018, Tokyo, Japan. http://fnirs2018.org/


SPIE/COS Photonics Asia, 11–13 October 2018, Beijing, China. http://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/photonics-asia?SSO=1


37th International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO), 14–18 October 2018, Orlando, Florida. http://www.showsbee.com/fairs/59244-ICALEO-2018.html


Gulf Coast Conference, 16–17 October 2018, Galveston Texas. https://www.gulfcoastconference.com/


AVS 65th International Symposium and Exhibition 2018, 21–26 October 2018, Long Beach, California. https://www.clocate.com/conference/AVS-65th-International-Symposium-and-Exhibition-2018/30341/


2018 SciX Conference (formerly FACSS): Annual National Meeting of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy (SAS) / The 45th Annual North American Meeting of the Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies, 21–26 October 2018, Atlanta, Georgia. www.scixconference.org or www.facss.org


New York Society for Applied Spectroscopy Section October Meeting, Christine Sayhoun, Title: “A comparison of structural and functional optical coherence tomography systems for assessment of hard dental tissues” 24 October 2018, New York. www.nysas.org


International Conference on Analytical and Bioanalytical Techniques, 31 October–1 November 2018, Columbus, Ohio.



Analytica China 2018, 31 October–2 November 2018, Shanghai, China. https://www.analyticachina.com/index.html


New York Society for Applied Spectroscopy Section, Christine Sayhoun, Title: “A comparison of structural and functional optical coherence tomography systems for assessment of hard dental tissues  "Application of FTIR in Understanding the Changes in Protein Secondary Structure as a Result of Stress", TBD October 2018, New York. www.nysas.org


November 2018


34th Asilomar Conference on Mass Spectrometry, Quantitative Analysis of Posttranslational Modifications by Mass Spectrometry, 2–6 November 2018, Pacific Grove, California. http://www.asms.org/conferences/asilomar-conference/asilomar-conference-homepage


American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition, 4–7 November 2018 Washington, District of Columbia. https://www.aaps.org/aaps/annual-meeting-and-conferences/annual-meeting


Eastern Analytical Symposium and Exposition, 12–14 November 2018, Princeton, New Jersey. http://easinc.org/wordpress/?p=2085


New York Society for Applied Spectroscopy Section, EAS Gold Medal Award Program honoring Professor Igor Lednev, University of Albany sponsored by NY/NJ SAS and EAS. – held in conjunction with the Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS), 12 November 2018, 8:30am – 11:15am, Princeton, New Jersey. www.nysas.org


New York Society for Applied Spectroscopy Section, 60th Society for Applied Spectroscopy Anniversary Session held in conjunction with the Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS), Title: “Raman Spectroscopy and Chemometrics”,  12 November 2018, 1:00pm – 3:15pm, Princeton, New Jersey. www.nysas.org


2018 Materials Research Society Fall Meeting and Exhibit, 25–30 November 2018, Boston Massachusetts. http://www.mrs.org/fall2018


ASMS Fall Workshop, Metabolomics Informatics, 29-30 November 2018, San Francisco California. https://www.asms.org/conferences/fall-workshop/fall-workshop-homepage




January 2019


Gordon Research Conference on Biotherapeutics and Vaccine Development: Critical Quality Attributes to Advance Therapeutics and Vaccines from Candidate Selection to Drug Product, 6-11 January, 2019, Galveston Texas https://www.grc.org/biotherapeutics-and-vaccines-development-conference/2019/default.aspx


Gordon Research Conference on Stochastic Physics in Biology: Fluctuations, Landscapes and Statistical Mechanics of Biological Heterogeneity, 6-11 January 2019, Ventura California https://www.grc.org/stochastic-physics-in-biology-conference/2019/default.aspx


Gordon Research Conference on Immunology of Fungal Infections: Mechanisms of Fungal Immunopathology, 13-18 January, 2019 https://www.grc.org/immunology-of-fungal-infections-conference/2019/default.aspx


Gordon Research Conference on RNA Nanotechnology: Nucleic Acid Architectures for Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Devices and Materials, 13-18, January, 2019, Ventura California https://www.grc.org/rna-nanotechnology-conference/2019/default.aspx


Gordon Research Conference on Neuroimmune Communication in Health and Disease: Exploring Neuroimmunology: From Single Cells to Organisms, 13-18, January, 2019, Ventura California https://www.grc.org/neuroimmune-communication-in-health-and-disease-conference/2019/default.aspx


Pacific Conference on Spectroscopy and Dynamics PCSD 2019, 24-28 January 2019, San Diego California https://www.westernspectroscopy.org/


Sanibel Conference on Mass Spectrometry, Chemical Cross-linking and Covalent Labeling: From Proteins to Cellular Networks, 24–27 January, 2019, Fort Myers, Florida. http://www.asms.org/conferences/sanibel-conference


Gordon Research Conference on Complex Active and Adaptive Material Systems: Exploiting the Functionality of Soft Materials, 27 January – 1 February, 2019, Ventura California https://www.grc.org/complex-active-and-adaptive-material-systems-conference/2019/default.aspx


Gordon Research Conference on Plant Lipids: Structure, Metabolism and Function: Integrating Novel Genomic, Biophysical, Computational and Visualization Approaches to Advance Plant Lipid Research, 27 January – 1 February 2019, Galveston, Texas https://www.grc.org/plant-lipids-structure-metabolism-and-function-conference/2019/default.aspx



February 2019


SPIE Photonics West 2019, 2 – 7 February, 2019, San Francisco California http://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/photonics-west?SSO=1


Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) 2019, 2 – 6 February 2019, Washington DC. http://www.slas2019.org/


European Winter Conference on Plasma Spectrochemistry, 3 – 8 February 2019, Pau, France. https://winterplasma19.sciencesconf.org/resource/page/id/1


Photoptics 2019:  7th International Conference on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology, 25 – 27 February, Prague, Czech Republic. http://photoptics.org/


March 2019


Biophysical Society 63rd Annual Meeting, 2 – 6 March, 2019, Baltimore, Maryland. http://www.biophysics.org/annual-meeting#/


International Foundation Process Analytical Chemistry (IFPAC) Annual Meeting, 3-6 March, 2019, Bethesda, Maryland. http://www.ifpacglobal.org/


Practical Applications of NMR in Industry Conference, 3-7 March 2019, Hilton Head Island South Carolina https://www.panicnmr.com/


American Physical Society March Meeting, 4-8 March, 2019, Boston Massachusetts https://www.aps.org/meetings/march/index.cfm


ARABLAB 2019, 12-14 March, 2019, Dubai https://www.arablab.com/


The Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy (PITTCON 2019), 17-21 March, 2019, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  https://pittcon.org/


Gordon Research Conference on Oxidative Stress and Disease: Redox Biology and Disease: From Integrated Omics to Interventions, 17-22 March, 2019 Ventura California https://www.grc.org/oxidative-stress-and-disease-conference/2019/default.aspx


257th National Meeting and Exposition–American Chemical Society, 31 March–4 April 2019, Orlando, Florida. https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings.html


April 2019


American Physical Society April Meeting, 13-16 April, 2019 Denver Colorado https://www.aps.org/meetings/april/index.cfm


Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, 22-26 April 2019, Phoenix Arizona https://www.mrs.org/spring2019



October 2019


2019 SciX Conference (formerly FACSS): Annual National Meeting of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy (SAS)/The 45th Annual North American Meeting of the Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies, 13–18 October 2019, Palm Springs, California. www.scixconference.org or www.facss.org



January 2020


Winter Conference on Plasma Spectrochemistry, 12–18 January 2020, Tucson, Arizona. http://icpinformation.org/