• Day-Time Periods
  • Topics
  • Special Events and Meetings
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Day/Time Periods (click a Day/Time Code link to see its Session list)
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MoM
8:20AM
15 sess.
113 abst.
TuM
8:00AM
16 sess.
114 abst.
WeM
8:00AM
15 sess.
121 abst.
ThM
8:00AM
14 sess.
113 abst.
FrM
8:20AM
7 sess.
60 abst.
TuL
12:20PM
1 sess.
3 abst.
WeL
12:20PM
1 sess.
1 abst.
MoA
1:40PM
15 sess.
117 abst.
TuA
2:20PM
15 sess.
112 abst.
WeA
2:20PM
15 sess.
115 abst.
ThA
2:20PM
14 sess.
118 abst.
SuA
3:00PM
1 sess.
3 abst.
ThP
6:00PM
9 sess.
117 abst.
TuP
6:30PM
11 sess.
105 abst.
Topics and Divisions (click a Code link to see its Session list)
CodeTopic
2D2D Materials Focus Topic
ACActinides and Rare Earths Focus Topic
ASApplied Surface Science
BIBiomaterial Interfaces
BPBiomaterials Plenary Session
ELSpectroscopic Ellipsometry Focus Topic
EMElectronic Materials and Photonics
EWExhibitor Technology Spotlight
HCFundamental Discoveries in Heterogeneous Catalysis Focus Topic
HIAdvanced Ion Microscopy Focus Topic
ISIn-Situ and Operando Spectroscopy and Microscopy for Catalysts, Surfaces, & Materials Focus Topic
MIMagnetic Interfaces and Nanostructures
MNMEMS and NEMS
MSManufacturing Science and Technology
NSNanometer-scale Science and Technology
PBPlasma Processing for Biomedical Applications Focus Topic
PSPlasma Science and Technology
SANovel Trends in Synchrotron and FEL-Based Analysis Focus Topic
SEAdvanced Surface Engineering
SPScanning Probe Microscopy Focus Topic
SSSurface Science
TFThin Film
TRTribology Focus Topic
VTVacuum Technology
  • Special Events List and Scheduling
  • Special Events Calendar
Logon for Personal Schedule StartEndEventInvitation-Only?Room
Sat Nov 5, 14:00Sat Nov 5, 18:30Educational Materials and Outreach Committee MeetingJazz, Renaissance Nashville
Sat Nov 5, 18:30Sat Nov 5, 21:30Education Committee DinnerCommerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 7:30Sun Nov 6, 17:00Sixteenth Topical Conference on QSA (QSA-16)101B
Sun Nov 6, 8:30Sun Nov 6, 16:00AVS Board of Directors' MeetingRyman, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 15:00Sun Nov 6, 18:00JVST Associate Editors' MeetingRock & Roll, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 17:00Sun Nov 6, 18:30Professional Development Workshop: "Improving Work-Life Satisfaction"102A
Sun Nov 6, 18:00Sun Nov 6, 20:00ASTM E-42 Business MeetingBelmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 18:00Sun Nov 6, 20:00Science Educators' Workshop Teachers' ReceptionFisk 1, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 18:00Sun Nov 6, 21:00Vacuum Technology Division Executive Committee Meeting & DinnerClassical, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 19:00Sun Nov 6, 21:00ASTM E-42 Workshop: "QSA Summary and Discussion of Implications in ASTM E42 Standards"Belmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 19:00Sun Nov 6, 21:00International Dignitaries & Chapter Chairs ReceptionFisk 2, Renaissance Nashville
Sun Nov 6, 19:00Sun Nov 6, 22:00Short Course Executive Committee MeetingCountry, Renaissance Nashville
Mon Nov 7, 7:00Mon Nov 7, 9:00Professional Leadership Committee Meeting & BreakfastCommerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Mon Nov 7, 8:00Mon Nov 7, 17:00Science Educators' WorkshopRyman, Renaissance Nashville
Mon Nov 7, 12:05Mon Nov 7, 12:30BID Business Meeting101A
Mon Nov 7, 12:15Mon Nov 7, 14:002017 AVS Program Committee Meeting and Lunch108
Mon Nov 7, 12:15Mon Nov 7, 14:15Professional Development: "Welcome to AVS Workshop"102A
Mon Nov 7, 12:15Mon Nov 7, 14:15Recommended Practices Committee Meeting & LunchJazz, Renaissance Nashville
Mon Nov 7, 15:20Mon Nov 7, 15:45VTD Business Meeting104C
Mon Nov 7, 16:00Mon Nov 7, 18:00Publications Committee MeetingBoardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Mon Nov 7, 17:30Mon Nov 7, 18:30Plenary Lecture: Heike Riel, IBM Fellow, Director Physical Sciences IBM Research, "Integrated Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoelectronics"Davidson Ballroom A, Music City Center
Mon Nov 7, 18:30Mon Nov 7, 20:30Bioininterphases ReceptionOffsite
Mon Nov 7, 18:30Mon Nov 7, 20:00Welcome MixerDavidson Ballroom BC, Music City Center
Mon Nov 7, 19:00Mon Nov 7, 21:00ASSD Executive Committee Meeting & DinnerRock & Roll, Renaissance Nashville
Mon Nov 7, 19:30Mon Nov 7, 22:00MSTG Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerBluegrass, Renaissance Nashville
Mon Nov 7, 19:30Mon Nov 7, 22:00Publications Committee Meeting & DinnerOffsite
Mon Nov 7, 19:30Mon Nov 7, 21:00Thin Film Division/Harper Award TED-Talk Competition105A
Tue Nov 8, 7:00Tue Nov 8, 9:00Diversity & Inclusion Breakfast: "The Industrial Scientist's Guide to Riches, Fame, and Fortune or at least a Raise"Belmont, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 7:30Tue Nov 8, 14:00Awards Committee Meeting and LunchClassical, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 8:00Tue Nov 8, 17:00Science Educators' WorkshopRyman, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 12:30Tue Nov 8, 14:30Chapters, Divisions, and Groups Meeting and Lunch108
Tue Nov 8, 12:30Tue Nov 8, 14:00Professional Development: Job Information Forum and Lunch102A
Tue Nov 8, 15:00Tue Nov 8, 16:00Marketing and Communications Committee MeetingBoardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Tue Nov 8, 18:05Tue Nov 8, 19:00MIND Business Meeting102B
Tue Nov 8, 18:25Tue Nov 8, 19:00EMPD Business Meeting102A
Tue Nov 8, 18:25Tue Nov 8, 19:00NSTD Business Meeting101D
Tue Nov 8, 18:25Tue Nov 8, 19:00PSTD Business Meeting & 2016 Plasma Prize Award Announcement104B
Tue Nov 8, 18:25Tue Nov 8, 19:00SSD Business Meeting104E
Tue Nov 8, 18:25Tue Nov 8, 19:00TFD Business Meeting105A
Tue Nov 8, 18:30Tue Nov 8, 19:30EMPD Forum: Careers at Lam Research102A
Tue Nov 8, 18:30Tue Nov 8, 20:30Tuesday Poster Session & Refreshments (Sponsored by MKS)Hall D
Tue Nov 8, 19:00Tue Nov 8, 21:00MEMS and NEMS Technical Group Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerClassical, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:00Tue Nov 8, 21:00MIND Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerRhythm & Blues, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:30Tue Nov 8, 20:00ASSD Business MeetingBelmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:30Tue Nov 8, 21:30NSTD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerFisk 2, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:30Tue Nov 8, 21:30PSTD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerFisk 1, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:30Tue Nov 8, 21:30SSD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerRock & Roll, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:30Tue Nov 8, 21:30TFD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerRyman, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:45Tue Nov 8, 22:00BID Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerBluegrass, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 19:45Tue Nov 8, 22:00EMPD Executive Committee Meeting and DinnerJazz, Renaissance Nashville
Tue Nov 8, 20:00Tue Nov 8, 22:00ASTM E-42/ASSD Joint Workshop, "Frontiers of Surface Analysis"Belmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
Wed Nov 9, 6:15Wed Nov 9, 9:00AVS 36th Annual 5 km Run (Register at the 5 km Booth before Wednesday)TBD
Wed Nov 9, 7:30Wed Nov 9, 9:00Diversity Committee Meeting & BreakfastCommerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Wed Nov 9, 8:15Wed Nov 9, 11:30ASED Executive Committee Meeting & LunchRyman, Renaissance Nashville
Wed Nov 9, 12:10Wed Nov 9, 14:00PSTD Coburn and Winters Adjudication Session (Closed Session)104B
Wed Nov 9, 12:30Wed Nov 9, 14:30Governance Committee Meeting & LunchCommerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Wed Nov 9, 12:30Wed Nov 9, 14:00NSTD Graduate Student Award Competition102B
Wed Nov 9, 12:30Wed Nov 9, 14:00PacSurf Committee Meeting & LunchBoardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Wed Nov 9, 12:30Wed Nov 9, 14:00Professional Development: Federal Funding Town Hall and Lunch102A
Wed Nov 9, 15:30Wed Nov 9, 17:30History Committee MeetingClassical, Renaissance Nashville
Wed Nov 9, 18:30Wed Nov 9, 21:30AVS Awards Ceremony & ReceptionDavidson Ballroom, Music City Center
Thu Nov 10, 7:30Thu Nov 10, 9:30Membership Committee Meeting & BreakfastCommerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Thu Nov 10, 8:00Thu Nov 10, 8:15ASED Business MeetingRyman, Renaissance Nashville
Thu Nov 10, 12:20Thu Nov 10, 14:30Exhibit Finale & RefreshmentsHall C
Thu Nov 10, 12:20Thu Nov 10, 14:00PSTD Coburn and Winters Award Ceremony104B
Thu Nov 10, 12:20Thu Nov 10, 14:00Surface Science Division Mort Traum Awards Ceremony104D
Thu Nov 10, 12:30Thu Nov 10, 14:002017 Program Committee Chairs' Meeting & Lunch108
Thu Nov 10, 12:30Thu Nov 10, 13:00AVS Business MeetingBoardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Thu Nov 10, 18:00Thu Nov 10, 20:00Thursday Poster SessionHall D
Thu Nov 10, 18:30Thu Nov 10, 21:002016/2017 Program Committee Reception and DinnerBelmont, Renaissance Nashville
Thu Nov 10, 19:00Thu Nov 10, 22:00SSS Editorial Board DinnerMusic City Ballroom, Renaissance Nashville
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AVS 36th Annual 5 km Run (Register at the 5 km Booth before Wednesday)
6:15AM - 9:00AM), TBD
Professional Leadership Committee Meeting & Breakfast
7:00AM - 9:00AM), Commerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Diversity & Inclusion Breakfast: "The Industrial Scientist's Guide to Riches, Fame, and Fortune or at least a Raise"
7:00AM - 9:00AM), Belmont, Renaissance Nashville
Sixteenth Topical Conference on QSA (QSA-16)
7:30AM - 5:00PM), 101B
Awards Committee Meeting and Lunch
7:30AM - 2:00PM), Classical, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Diversity Committee Meeting & Breakfast
7:30AM - 9:00AM), Commerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Membership Committee Meeting & Breakfast
7:30AM - 9:30AM), Commerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Science Educators' Workshop
8:00AM - 5:00PM), Ryman, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Science Educators' Workshop
8:00AM - 5:00PM), Ryman, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASED Executive Committee Meeting & Lunch
8:15AM - 11:30AM), Ryman, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASED Business Meeting
8:00AM - 8:15AM), Ryman, Renaissance Nashville
AVS Board of Directors' Meeting
8:30AM - 4:00PM), Ryman, Renaissance Nashville
BID Business Meeting
12:05PM - 12:30PM), 101A
Professional Development: "Welcome to AVS Workshop"
12:15PM - 2:15PM), 102A
Recommended Practices Committee Meeting & Lunch
12:15PM - 2:15PM), Jazz, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
2017 AVS Program Committee Meeting and Lunch
12:15PM - 2:00PM), 108
Invitation Only
PSTD Coburn and Winters Adjudication Session (Closed Session)
12:10PM - 2:00PM), 104B
Invitation Only
Exhibit Finale & Refreshments
12:20PM - 2:30PM), Hall C
Surface Science Division Mort Traum Awards Ceremony
12:20PM - 2:00PM), 104D
PSTD Coburn and Winters Award Ceremony
12:20PM - 2:00PM), 104B
Chapters, Divisions, and Groups Meeting and Lunch
12:30PM - 2:30PM), 108
Invitation Only
Professional Development: Job Information Forum and Lunch
12:30PM - 2:00PM), 102A
Governance Committee Meeting & Lunch
12:30PM - 2:30PM), Commerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Professional Development: Federal Funding Town Hall and Lunch
12:30PM - 2:00PM), 102A
PacSurf Committee Meeting & Lunch
12:30PM - 2:00PM), Boardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Invitation Only
NSTD Graduate Student Award Competition
12:30PM - 2:00PM), 102B
2017 Program Committee Chairs' Meeting & Lunch
12:30PM - 2:00PM), 108
Invitation Only
AVS Business Meeting
12:30PM - 1:00PM), Boardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Educational Materials and Outreach Committee Meeting
2:00PM - 6:30PM), Jazz, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
JVST Associate Editors' Meeting
3:00PM - 6:00PM), Rock & Roll, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
VTD Business Meeting
3:20PM - 3:45PM), 104C
Marketing and Communications Committee Meeting
3:00PM - 4:00PM), Boardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Invitation Only
History Committee Meeting
3:30PM - 5:30PM), Classical, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Publications Committee Meeting
4:00PM - 6:00PM), Boardroom 5th Avenue, Music City Center
Invitation Only
Professional Development Workshop: "Improving Work-Life Satisfaction"
5:00PM - 6:30PM), 102A
Plenary Lecture: Heike Riel, IBM Fellow, Director Physical Sciences IBM Research, "Integrated Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoelectronics"
5:30PM - 6:30PM), Davidson Ballroom A, Music City Center
Vacuum Technology Division Executive Committee Meeting & Dinner
6:00PM - 9:00PM), Classical, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASTM E-42 Business Meeting
6:00PM - 8:00PM), Belmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
Science Educators' Workshop Teachers' Reception
6:00PM - 8:00PM), Fisk 1, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
MIND Business Meeting
6:05PM - 7:00PM), 102B
SSD Business Meeting
6:25PM - 7:00PM), 104E
TFD Business Meeting
6:25PM - 7:00PM), 105A
PSTD Business Meeting & 2016 Plasma Prize Award Announcement
6:25PM - 7:00PM), 104B
EMPD Business Meeting
6:25PM - 7:00PM), 102A
NSTD Business Meeting
6:25PM - 7:00PM), 101D
Thursday Poster Session
6:00PM - 8:00PM), Hall D
Education Committee Dinner
6:30PM - 9:30PM), Commerce Street Grille, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Bioininterphases Reception
6:30PM - 8:30PM), Offsite
Invitation Only
Welcome Mixer
6:30PM - 8:00PM), Davidson Ballroom BC, Music City Center
Tuesday Poster Session & Refreshments (Sponsored by MKS)
6:30PM - 8:30PM), Hall D
EMPD Forum: Careers at Lam Research
6:30PM - 7:30PM), 102A
AVS Awards Ceremony & Reception
6:30PM - 9:30PM), Davidson Ballroom, Music City Center
2016/2017 Program Committee Reception and Dinner
6:30PM - 9:00PM), Belmont, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Short Course Executive Committee Meeting
7:00PM - 10:00PM), Country, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASTM E-42 Workshop: "QSA Summary and Discussion of Implications in ASTM E42 Standards"
7:00PM - 9:00PM), Belmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
International Dignitaries & Chapter Chairs Reception
7:00PM - 9:00PM), Fisk 2, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASSD Executive Committee Meeting & Dinner
7:00PM - 9:00PM), Rock & Roll, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
MIND Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:00PM - 9:00PM), Rhythm & Blues, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
MEMS and NEMS Technical Group Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:00PM - 9:00PM), Classical, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
SSS Editorial Board Dinner
7:00PM - 10:00PM), Music City Ballroom, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Publications Committee Meeting & Dinner
7:30PM - 10:00PM), Offsite
Invitation Only
MSTG Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:30PM - 10:00PM), Bluegrass, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
Thin Film Division/Harper Award TED-Talk Competition
7:30PM - 9:00PM), 105A
Invitation Only
PSTD Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:30PM - 9:30PM), Fisk 1, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
TFD Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:30PM - 9:30PM), Ryman, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
SSD Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:30PM - 9:30PM), Rock & Roll, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
NSTD Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:30PM - 9:30PM), Fisk 2, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASSD Business Meeting
7:30PM - 8:00PM), Belmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville
EMPD Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:45PM - 10:00PM), Jazz, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
BID Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner
7:45PM - 10:00PM), Bluegrass, Renaissance Nashville
Invitation Only
ASTM E-42/ASSD Joint Workshop, "Frontiers of Surface Analysis"
8:00PM - 10:00PM), Belmont 2-3, Renaissance Nashville

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