SESAPS 2019 Conference

SESAPS 2019 November 7-9, 2019
Holiday Inn Resort, Wrightsville Beach, NC

Thank you to all the attendees and organizers for a successful meeting.

SESAPS_2019_M                                                                                                                                 Jeff Janowski/UNCW

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The 86th annual meeting of the Southeastern Section of the American Physical Society (SESAPS) will be hosted by University of North Carolina- Wilmington (UNCW), Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography and Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory (TUNL).

Welcome to the Annual SESAPS, 2019 Meeting at the Wrightsville Beach, NC

logo_sesaps_2.gifThe 86th meeting of the Southeast Section of the American Physical Society will be held in Nov. 7-9, 2019 in Wrightsville Beach, known for its clean, spacious beach and picturesque setting in Wilmington, NC. The meeting is jointly hosted by University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) and Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory (TUNL). In addition to numerous exciting physics sessions covering all sub-fields of physics, we will also have special sessions celebrating 35 years of physics at Jefferson Laboratory (JLab); discussions on physics advocacy, education, national security, and physics at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

Undergraduate presenters will have the chance to compete for a prize for best oral or poster presentations.  Limited travel support is available for students (see website for details).

All attendees need to register for the conference.  Abstract submission is now open.  If you are an undergraduate and wish to be considered for the best talk or best poster award, please indicate that in the Special Instructions section when submitting an abstract.  Links for both registration and abstract submission can be found at this website.

 Important dates:

  • Online Registration Deadline: Nov 1, 2019
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019
  • Expiration Date for Conference Hotel Rate: October 7, 2019
Registration Type Up to Nov 1, 2019

After Nov 1, 2019,
On-Site Only

Undergraduate APS Member 15.00 25.00
Graduate student/Non-Member Undergraduate 60.00 90.00
Retired APS Member 40.00 60.00
Unemployed APS Member 40.00 60.00
Regular APS Member 95.00 150.00
Non-Member 150.00 225.00
Vendors 550.00 550.00
Dept Advertising Table 170.00 255.00
*Non-members can join APS at the same time they register. All registration forms and membership forms must arrive together and be accompanied by full payment.


Hope to see you at Wrightsville Beach, NC !




This event is sponsored by UNCW, TUNL, and Jefferson Lab