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EAS Contests

Congratulations to Elektra on being selected as the EAS 2021 Pet Mascot! We hope you will consider entering a design for our t-shirt contest. The Rules are as follows: T-shirt contest details:– 4 color maximum– Must include 60th anniversary, mention of outer space, and/or EAS logo– Should be on a white shirt for tie-dying at…

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Latest News from Mars

July 20: Beginning the hunt for life on Mars https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/signs-of-life-on-mars-nasas-perseverance-rover-begins-the-hunt June 8: Spacesuit Materials on Perseverance’s SHERLOC Calibration Target – NASA’s InSight Mars Lander https://mars.nasa.gov/resources/25152/spacesuit-materials-on-perseverances-sherloc-calibration-target/?site=insight May 25: NASA Finds Remnants of Ancient Martian Microbial Life: https://scitechdaily.com/nasa-finds-organic-salts-are-likely-present-on-mars-remnants-of-ancient-martian-microbial-life/amp/ May 20: Here’s a great video clip with updates on Perseverance and Curiosity.  https://mars.nasa.gov/resources/25924/mars-report-update-on-nasas-perseverance-rover-curiosity-rover-may-20-2021/ March 18: First IR and…

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Invited Speaker Travel Reimbursement Guidelines

As an invited speaker, EAS may defray a portion of the reasonable costs associated with your travel to the conference.  If you are entitled to re-imbursement from your place of employment, please solicit funding through them and not EAS, which is a nonprofit volunteer organization. Allocation of the available funds for each invited paper session…

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Microplastics Breakfast Lecture Bios & Abstracts

Bridget O’Donnell is Manager of the Raman applications group at HORIBA Scientific, in Piscataway, NJ.  At HORIBA, Bridget manages a talented team of application scientists supporting customer analytical and research needs.  The support and guidance she provides to prospective and existing customers allows them to perform analysis and research at the cutting edge of science…

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2021 Special Lectures

We are excited to announce our special lectures!  Our keynote speaker, Dr. Roger Wiens, Los Alamos National Laboratory, has agreed to speak on Mars Rover Perseverance Chemical Imaging with SUPERCAM Prob.  Click here to read more about Dr. Wiens’ work on the Mars Rover.  EAS will offer a special EAS 60th Jubilee Anniversary lecture presented…

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Call for Poster Papers Deadline is September 3!

This November 15-17, EAS is celebrating the 60th Jubilee Anniversary of the symposium! The theme for this year is “Curiosity, Chemistry & Perseverance“, a tribute to the science of both the Curiosity and Perseverance Mars Rovers and reflecting the human desire for truth and knowledge through science despite recent challenges. The Program Committee is actively seeking papers…

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April Retort Now Available

EAS is excited to announce our April Retort is now available which has key information about our invited technical sessions, our awardees, list of online and in-person short courses and growing list of exhibitors!  Be sure to read our Retort to learn what EAS is planning for November 15-17, 2021 at the Crowne Plaza Princeton…

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EAS 2021

Welcome to EAS 2021!! Please join us this November as we celebrate the 60th Jubilee Anniversary of EAS! The theme for this year is “Curiosity, Chemistry, and Perseverance”, a tribute to the science of both the Curiosity and Perseverance Mars Rovers, and reflective of the human desire for truth and knowledge through science, despite recent…

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NY/NJ Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy Gold Medal Award:

Dr. Fran Adar holds a BS, MS and Ph.D. in Physics from University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Adar was a Post-doctoral Fellow and Assistant Professor – Johnson Foundation, Department of Biophysics, and University of Pennsylvania. Following her fellowship, she joined Jobin Yvon/HORIBA Scientific in 1978 and is working as a Raman Applications Scientist/Manager/Principal Scientist. Dr. Adar…