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Meet us at the ACA in New Orleand, May 26th-30th, 2017

by Arne Meyer (comments: 0) We will be at the ACA 2017 in New Orleans

    New Orleans Meeting May 26th - 30th 2017

The 2017 Annual Meeting will be held at the  Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. The meeting will begin on Friday, May 26 and end  on Tuesday, May 30. 

The ACA Meeting is an annual event providing scientists from a wide variety of backgrounds the opportunity to exchange cutting edge ideas and techniques in multiple areas of research. Each meeting highlights various aspects of crystallography and demonstrates their significance to the greater scientific 
community.  Vendors display the latest technology at the exhibit show.

Topics including protein structure and drug design, materials research and engineering, among others.  Scientific sessions are organized by the twelve Scientific Interest Groups (SIGs) within the Association: Biological Macromolecules, Fiber Diffraction, General Interest, Industrial, Materials Science, Neutron Scattering, Powder Diffraction, Service Crystallography, Small Angle Scattering, Small Molecules, Synchrotron Radiation, and Young Scientists. Some sessions are jointly sponsored, while other are singularly organized.

Special award symposium acknowledge outstanding achievement in crystallography.  Various annual awards are presented to both mature and early career scientists.

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