2010 Annual Meeting
of the ESA

June, x-y, 2010

University of North Carolina, Charlotte

2018 Electrostatics Joint Conference

The 2018 Electrostatics Joint Conference  will be held June 18-20, 2018 at Boston University (Boston, USA).

The Electrostatic Society of America (ESA), Institute of Electrostatics Japan (IESJ), Industry Applications Society (IEEE-IAS) Electrostatic Processes Committee, and La Societé Francaise d’Electrostatique (SFE) 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.


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

Abstract submission is open.

Conference Information
Conference details regarding registration, transportation and housing will be available shortly on the conference website. On campus housing will be available from Sunday evening (June 17th, 2018) to Thursday morning (June 21, 2018).

Student Presentation Competition
Presentations by undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for the Student Presentation Competition. Please indicate student presenter when submitting abstract.

Important Dates

January 1, 2018

Abstract submission open

March 1, 2018

Abstract submission deadline

March 17, 2018

Notification of abstract acceptance

May 10, 2018

Early registration deadline

May 16, 2018

Final manuscript deadline

June 17, 2018

Reception (6-9 PM)

June 18, 2018

Conference begins (8 AM)

June 20, 2018

Conference ends after evening banquet (7-10 PM)


Contact Information

For questions regarding the technical program and abstract submission, contact
Technical Chair: Dr. Shubho Banerjee
Rhodes College, Memphis, banerjees@rhodes.edu, (901) 843-3585

For questions about local arrangements and conference hosting, contact
General Chair: Dr. Mark Horenstein
Boston University, mnh@bu.edu, (617) 353-9052!

About Boston University: Boston University is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university has over 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 130 countries, nearly 10,000 faculty and staff, 17 schools and colleges, and 250 fields of study. The conference venue is the Photonics Center which houses the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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