2010 Annual Meeting
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2019 Annual Meeting of the

Electrostatics Society of America

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Electrostatics Society of America will be held June 10-12, 2019 at Rochester Riverside Hotel (Rochester, NY, USA).

The Electrostatic Society of America (ESA) invite papers in all scientific and technical areas involving electrostatics. The scope of the conference ranges from the fundamental physics underlying electrostatics to applications in industry, atmospheric and space sciences, medicine, energy, and other fields. The meeting will bring together experts across the diverse field to present the latest developments in electrostatics.

Keynote Speakers

  • Dr. Steven Barrett, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Prof. David A. Dean, Ph.D., Department of Pediatrics, Biomedical Engineering, and Pharmacology & Physiology, University of Rochester

  • Dr. R. Sarathi, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Anticipated Technical Session Topics

• Atmospheric and space applications
• Biological and medical applications
• Breakdown phenomena
• Contact charging and triboelectric effects
• Electrically-induced flows and electrokinetics
• Flows, forces and fields
• Gas discharges and microplasmas
• Electrospinning
• Material processing
• Measurements and instrumentation
• Particle control and charging
• Safety and hazards

Important Dates and Preliminary Schedule

January 1, 2019

Abstract submission open

March 1, 2019

Abstract submission deadline

March 25, 2019

Abstract submission deadline (Extended)

April 1, 2019

Notification of abstract acceptance (Extended)

May 3, 2019

Early registration deadline

May 17, 2019

Final manuscript deadline

May 31, 2019

Final manuscript deadline

June 9, 2019

ESA 2019 Informal Reception

June 10-12, 2019

ESA 2019 Annual Meeting

Student Presentation Competition
Presentations by undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for the Student Presentation Competition.
Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Brookline, 40 Webster St, Brookline, MA 02446 (617-734-1393) 
Technical Program
The technical program for the meeting is here.

Proceeding Template
The paper proceeding template is here.

Register here for the Meeting.



Auto parking is available at the Rochester Riverside Hotel for $4 per day.


Taxi, Uber, and Lyft services are available from the Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) to the hotel.

Contact Information
For questions regarding the technical program and abstract submission, contact
Technical Chair:
Mark Zaretsky
Eastman Kodak, mark.c.zaretsky@gmail.com
N.K. Kishore, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, kishorekn@alum.iisc.ac.in

For questions about local arrangements and conference hosting, contact
General Chairs:
Kelly Robinson
Electrostatic Answer, Kelly.Robinson@electrostaticanswers.com, (585) 425-8158
Bill Vosteen
Monroe Electronics, billv@monroe-electronics.com
Mark Zaretsky
Eastman Kodak, mark.c.zaretsky@gmail.com

About Rochester NY: On the southern shore of Lake Ontario in Western New York, Rochester (metro area population of just over 1 million) is New York’s third most populous city. The University of Rochester and Rochester Institute of Technology have renowned research programs. Many important inventions and innovations originated in the Rochester area, and is the birthplace of Kodak, Xerox, Bausch & Lomb, Gleason, and Western Union.