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Topics and Divisions (click a Code link to see its Session list)
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2D2D Materials Focus Topic
ACActinides and Rare Earths Focus Topic
AMAdditive Manufacturing/3D Printing Focus Topic
APAtom Probe Tomography Focus Topic
ASApplied Surface Science
BIBiomaterial Interfaces
BPBiomaterials Plenary Session
ELSpectroscopic Ellipsometry Focus Topic
EMElectronic Materials and Processing
ENEnergy Frontiers Focus Topic
EWExhibitor Technology Spotlight
HIHelium Ion Microscopy Focus Topic
IPFIPF on Mesoscale Science and Technology of Materials and Metamaterials
ISIn-Situ Spectroscopy and Microscopy Focus Topic
MCMaterials Characterization in the Semiconductor Industry Focus Topic
MGAccelerating Materials Discovery for Global Competitiveness Focus Topic
MIMagnetic Interfaces and Nanostructures
MNMEMS and NEMS
MSManufacturing Science and Technology
NSNanometer-scale Science and Technology
PSPlasma Science and Technology
SANovel Trends in Synchrotron and FEL-Based Analysis Focus Topic
SDSelective Deposition as an Enabler of Self-Alignment Focus Topic
SEAdvanced Surface Engineering
SMSurface Modification of Materials by Plasmas for Medical Purposes Focus Topic
SPScanning Probe Microscopy Focus Topic
SSSurface Science
TFThin Film
TRTribology Focus Topic
VTVacuum Technology
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Sat Oct 17, 14:00Sat Oct 17, 18:30Educational Materials and Outreach Committee MeetingWillow Glen I, San Jose Marriott
Sat Oct 17, 18:30Sat Oct 17, 21:30Education Committee DinnerArcadia Restaurant, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 7:30Sun Oct 18, 8:30AVS Board of Directors' Executive Session (Closed Session)Blossom Hill II-III, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 8:45Sun Oct 18, 15:00AVS Board of Directors' MeetingBlossom Hill II-III, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 13:00Sun Oct 18, 17:00Tutorial: Introduction to Atom Probe Tomography111
Sun Oct 18, 13:00Sun Oct 18, 17:00Tutorial: Practical Introduction to Synchrotron Science114
Sun Oct 18, 18:00Sun Oct 18, 20:00ASTM E-42 Business MeetingSalon II, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 18:00Sun Oct 18, 19:30Professional Development Tutorial on Entrepreneurship111
Sun Oct 18, 18:00Sun Oct 18, 20:00Science Educators' Workshop Teachers' ReceptionWillow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 18:00Sun Oct 18, 21:00Vacuum Technology Division Executive Committee Meeting & DinnerAlmaden, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 19:00Sun Oct 18, 21:00ASTM E-42 Workshop: "A Surface Analysis Carol: The Ghosts of Surface Analysis Past, Present, and Future"Salon II, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 19:00Sun Oct 18, 21:00International Dignitaries & Chapter Chairs ReceptionSan Carlos, San Jose Marriott
Sun Oct 18, 19:00Sun Oct 18, 22:00Short Course Committee MeetingSilicon Valley Boardroom, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 7:00Mon Oct 19, 9:00Professional Leadership Committee Meeting & BreakfastArcadia Restaurant, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 8:00Mon Oct 19, 17:00Science Educators' WorkshopBlossom Hill II-III, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 12:15Mon Oct 19, 13:15Plenary Lecture: Robert S. Chau, Intel Corporation, "Electronic Materials Research and Development for Future Computation and System-on-Chip Applications"210G
Mon Oct 19, 12:15Mon Oct 19, 14:15Recommended Practices Committee Meeting & LunchWillow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 13:15Mon Oct 19, 14:30Professional Development: Lunch with the Editors - AVS Writer's Workshop210E
Mon Oct 19, 13:30Mon Oct 19, 15:002016 AVS Program Committee Meeting and LunchSalon III, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 16:30Mon Oct 19, 18:30Publications Committee MeetingWillow Glen II, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 16:45Mon Oct 19, 17:00VTD Business Meeting230B
Mon Oct 19, 17:30Mon Oct 19, 19:30Welcome MixerConcourse I
Mon Oct 19, 17:45Mon Oct 19, 18:00BID Business Meeting211D
Mon Oct 19, 18:30Mon Oct 19, 20:30Bioininterphases ReceptionScott's Seafood
Mon Oct 19, 19:00Mon Oct 19, 21:00ASSD Executive Committee Meeting & DinnerWillow Glen II, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 19:30Mon Oct 19, 22:00MSTG Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerWillow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
Mon Oct 19, 19:30Mon Oct 19, 22:00Publications Committee Meeting & DinnerScott's Seafood
Mon Oct 19, 19:30Mon Oct 19, 21:00Thin Film Division/Harper Award TED-Talk Competition111
Tue Oct 20, 7:00Tue Oct 20, 14:00Awards Committee Meeting and LunchWillow Glen I, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 7:00Tue Oct 20, 9:00Women in AVS Diversity BreakfastSalon III, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 8:00Tue Oct 20, 17:00Science Educators' WorkshopBlossom Hill II-III, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 12:30Tue Oct 20, 14:30Chapters, Divisions, and Groups Meeting and LunchWillow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 12:30Tue Oct 20, 14:00Professional Development: Job Information Forum and Lunch210E
Tue Oct 20, 14:20Tue Oct 20, 16:30Professional Development: "Working with National Labs and User Facilities"114
Tue Oct 20, 15:00Tue Oct 20, 16:00Marketing and Communications Committee MeetingBoardroom, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 16:00Tue Oct 20, 18:00EMPD/PSTD Panel Discussion: "Moore’s Law and the Future of the Semiconductor Industry"210E
Tue Oct 20, 18:05Tue Oct 20, 18:30EMPD Business Meeting210E
Tue Oct 20, 18:05Tue Oct 20, 18:30NSTD Business Meeting212B
Tue Oct 20, 18:25Tue Oct 20, 19:00MIND Business Meeting230A
Tue Oct 20, 18:25Tue Oct 20, 19:00PSTD Business Meeting210A
Tue Oct 20, 18:25Tue Oct 20, 19:00SSD Business Meeting112
Tue Oct 20, 18:25Tue Oct 20, 19:00TFD Business Meeting111
Tue Oct 20, 18:30Tue Oct 20, 19:30EMPD Forum: Careers at Lam Research210E
Tue Oct 20, 18:30Tue Oct 20, 21:00MEMS and NEMS Technical Group Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerWillow Glen II, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:00Tue Oct 20, 21:00MIND Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerBoardroom, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:00Tue Oct 20, 21:00MIND Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerBoardroom, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:00Tue Oct 20, 21:00NSTD Division Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerSan Carlos, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:00Tue Oct 20, 21:00PSTD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerSalon VI, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:00Tue Oct 20, 21:00SSD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerWillow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:00Tue Oct 20, 21:00TFD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerSalon V, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:30Tue Oct 20, 20:00ASSD Business MeetingSalon IV, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:45Tue Oct 20, 22:00BID Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerSalon II, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 19:45Tue Oct 20, 22:00EMPD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerAlmaden, San Jose Marriott
Tue Oct 20, 20:00Tue Oct 20, 22:00ASTM E-42/ASSD Joint Workshop, "When is 'Perfect' the Enemy of 'Good Enough'? Maintaining Perspective in Surface Analysis"Salon IV, San Jose Marriott
Wed Oct 21, 6:15Wed Oct 21, 9:00AVS 35th Annual 5 km Run (Register at the 5 km Booth before Wednesday)Offsite
Wed Oct 21, 7:30Wed Oct 21, 9:00Diversity Committee Meeting & BreakfastArcadia Restaurant, San Jose Marriott
Wed Oct 21, 8:00Wed Oct 21, 8:15ASED Business MeetingAlmaden, San Jose Marriott
Wed Oct 21, 8:15Wed Oct 21, 11:30ASED Executive Committee Meeting & LunchAlmaden, San Jose Marriott
Wed Oct 21, 12:30Wed Oct 21, 14:30Governance Committee Meeting & LunchArcadia Restaurant, San Jose Marriott
Wed Oct 21, 12:30Wed Oct 21, 14:00NSTD Graduate Student Award Competition212B
Wed Oct 21, 12:30Wed Oct 21, 14:00PacSurf Committee Meeting & LunchBoardroom, San Jose Marriott
Wed Oct 21, 12:30Wed Oct 21, 14:00Professional Development: Federal Funding Town Hall and Lunch210E
Wed Oct 21, 12:30Wed Oct 21, 14:00Surface Science Division Mort Traum Awards Ceremony113
Wed Oct 21, 16:30Wed Oct 21, 17:30E&M ReceptionHall 1
Wed Oct 21, 18:30Wed Oct 21, 21:30AVS Awards Ceremony & Reception210G
Thu Oct 22, 7:30Thu Oct 22, 9:30Membership Committee Meeting & BreakfastArcadia Restaurant, San Jose Marriott
Thu Oct 22, 12:20Thu Oct 22, 14:20Exhibit Finale & RefreshmentsHall 1
Thu Oct 22, 12:20Thu Oct 22, 14:00PSTD Coburn and Winters Award Ceremony211D
Thu Oct 22, 12:30Thu Oct 22, 14:002016 Program Committee Chairs' Meeting & LunchAlmaden, San Jose Marriott
Thu Oct 22, 12:30Thu Oct 22, 13:00AVS Business Meeting211A
Thu Oct 22, 18:00Thu Oct 22, 20:00Selective Deposition Reception and Networking Event210F
Thu Oct 22, 18:30Thu Oct 22, 21:002015/2016 Program Committee Reception and DinnerBlossom Hill I-III, San Jose Marriott
Thu Oct 22, 19:00Thu Oct 22, 22:00SSS Editorial Board DinnerAlmaden, San Jose Marriott
Fri Oct 23, 8:00Fri Oct 23, 12:00IUVSTA Highlight Seminar212D

10/17/2015 - 10/23/2015

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12:15PM - 1:15PM, 210G
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12:20PM - 2:00PM, 211D
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12:30PM - 2:00PM, 210E
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12:30PM - 2:00PM, 212B
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1:00PM - 5:00PM, 114
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1:00PM - 5:00PM, 111
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Professional Development: Lunch with the Editors - AVS Writer's Workshop
1:15PM - 2:30PM, 210E
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1:30PM - 3:00PM, Salon III, San Jose Marriott
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Professional Development: "Working with National Labs and User Facilities"
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EMPD/PSTD Panel Discussion: "Moore’s Law and the Future of the Semiconductor Industry"
4:00PM - 6:00PM, 210E
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Science Educators' Workshop Teachers' Reception
6:00PM - 8:00PM, Willow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
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6:00PM - 8:00PM, Salon II, San Jose Marriott
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Professional Development Tutorial on Entrepreneurship
6:00PM - 7:30PM, 111
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6:00PM - 8:00PM, 210F
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Bioininterphases Reception
6:30PM - 8:30PM, Scott's Seafood
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MEMS and NEMS Technical Group Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
6:30PM - 9:00PM, Willow Glen II, San Jose Marriott
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6:30PM - 7:30PM, 210E
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6:30PM - 9:30PM, 210G
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7:00PM - 10:00PM, Silicon Valley Boardroom, San Jose Marriott
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7:00PM - 9:00PM, Salon II, San Jose Marriott
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7:00PM - 9:00PM, San Carlos, San Jose Marriott
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7:00PM - 9:00PM, Willow Glen II, San Jose Marriott
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7:00PM - 9:00PM, Salon VI, San Jose Marriott
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7:00PM - 9:00PM, Willow Glen III, San Jose Marriott
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7:00PM - 9:00PM, Salon V, San Jose Marriott
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SSS Editorial Board Dinner
7:00PM - 10:00PM, Almaden, San Jose Marriott
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MSTG Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
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Thin Film Division/Harper Award TED-Talk Competition
7:30PM - 9:00PM, 111
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