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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 also offer a Breakfast Lecture on Microplastics and a…

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Preliminary Program

The 2021 Preliminary Program is now available. Check out what is happening at the in-person symposium & exposition taking place November 15-17, at the Crowne Plaza Conference Center in Plainsboro, NJ! We have a great line up of technical sessions, short courses, special lectures, workshops and student seminars. The list of exhibitors continues to grow as well as the fun activities!


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…


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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Breakfast Lecture – The Dark Side of Science: Misconduct in Biomedical Research

Dr. Elisabeth Bik – @MicrobiomeDigestScience Consultant – Microbiome,Science Integrity & Image ForensicsHarbers Bik LLC Elisabeth Bik, PhD is a Dutch-American microbiologist who has worked for 15 years at Stanford University and 2 years in industry. Since 2019, she is a science integrity volunteer and occasional consultant who scans the biomedical literature for images or other…


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:

Professor Rohit Bhargava is the Founder Professor of Bioengineering at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He received a B. Tech. dual degree (Chemical Engineering and Polymer Science) from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and his PhD from Case Western Reserve University (Macromolecular Science and Engineering) under Prof. Jack L. Koenig, developing IR imaging techniques…

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Take Me Back to Conference Week

I remember my first time. I was the newest member of my dissertation research group. The others had been to one before and seemed to be laser focused getting ready for the event. I was going to be a co-author on a poster and I felt like I was moving in slow motion compared to…