2013 Meeting

Pictures from the SEMS 2013 meeting.

SEMS 2013 Proceedings

Join us in Greenville, SC, on May 22 through 24, 2013 for the SEMS annual meeting! The meeting will be held at the Embassy Suites Golf Resort & Conference Center which is located at 670 Verdae Boulevard, Greenville, SC.

Click here to reserve your hotel room online. You will need to click on “Add special rate codes” and reference the group code, SEM, to receive the meeting rate of $109.00. Or, you may call their toll free reservations number at 800-362-2779 and remember to use the group code SEM. Be sure to make your reservations by April 22 to receive the meeting rate and to guarantee availability.

The meeting begins on Wednesday, May 22, with two afternoon workshops that will be held on the Clemson campuses. Participants will be leaving the hotel at about 1:30. Then, at 6 PM there is a Vendor Social. The presentations are all day on Thursday, and there is a Banquet that starts at 6PM with a Social Hour and then dinner at 7 PM. The Business Breakfast (included with the registration fee) is fairly early on Friday morning. There are more presentations until noon, when the meeting comes to a close.

Workshops (these are at different locations, so you can only attend one):

At the Clemson Light Imaging Facility featuring the Leica Imaging Suite, there will be a workshop titled “Sample techniques for creating high resolution images: tips and tricks for great confocal and super resolution sample preparation”, sponsored by Leica.

At the Advanced Materials Research Laboratory, there will be a tour of the facility (with 3 TEMS (including a 300 kV and 4 SEMs) with an introduction to the capabilities of the microscopes there, sponsored by Hitachi, and a workshop titled “A Semiconductor-Based Heating and Electrical Biasing Platform for High-Resolution in situ Electron Microscopy”, sponsored by Protochips.

Form Submissions:
Abstract Submission
Ruska Student Award
Technician Travel Support
Photo Contest (pdf)

Local Arrangements Chair
Dayton Cash (ecash@clemson.edu)

Program Chair
Richard Brown (rbrown@mvainc.com)

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