The deadline for abstract submission has now passed. Abstract placement for post deadline submissions will be done on a best effort basis.

Please note – Submitting an abstract does not mean you are registered for the 2016 Meeting.  If you wish to attend the Meeting, please go to Registration.

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APS Policy

  • Authors of contributed abstracts are limited to one abstract (oral or poster) as first author.
  • The first author should always be the presenting author.
  • If more than one contributed abstract is submitted with the same first author, one abstract will be placed in a regular session and other abstracts may be rejected at the organizers’ discretion.
  • Invited speakers may submit one contributed abstract as first author in addition to their invited abstract.
  • Speakers in minisymposia may not submit contributed abstracts as first author in addition to their minisymposium abstract.