PIERS meeting announced

Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS) 2010 will be held on March 22 -26 , 2010 in Xi’an, China. BEMS member, C. K. Chou, notes that the end of March is a good time to be in Xi’an. The pre-registration fee for all participants now will be USD $460. All the participants are required to register for the conference, and there is no financial subsistence provided for invitees.

As part of the International Advisory Committee, C. K. Chou organized a session on “RF Safety Issues” for 2010 . Each platform paper is allocated 20 minutes (including the time for questions from the audience), and each author is limited to presenting no more than three papers (including poster papers) at the Symposium.

The Call-for-Papers is available at http://piers.mit.edu/ piers/. When you are ready to submit your paper(s), use the website http://piers.mit.edu/piers2010xian/submit/submit_new.php. Under preferred topic area (item 4) select 27, or “Medical electromagnetics, RF biological effect, MRI”, and under session information (item 5), select “RF Safety Issues organized by Chung-Kwang Chou”. Please submit your abstract before the submission deadline, September 7, 2009.