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60th Annual APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting

November 5, 2018 - November 9, 2018

The 60th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics (DPP) will colocate with the 71st Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference (GEC) in Portland, Oregon November 5-9, 2018. All technical sessions will be held in the Oregon Convention Center.

DPP was established in 1959. The first elected Chair was Melvin B. Gottlieb, Princeton University. Each year since 1975 the James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics (est. 1975) is presented at the Annual Meeting, along with the Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Research (est. 1981), and the Marshall N. Rosenbluth Outstanding Doctoral Thesis in Plasma Physics Award (est. 1985 as the Simon Ramo Award). The Nicholson Medal for Humanitarian Service was established in 1994 by DPP and the Forum on Physics and Society, and is presented at an APS meeting annually.

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November 5, 2018
November 9, 2018


Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, OR 97232 United States
(503) 235-7575