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2018 American Chemical Society, Western Regional Meeting

The one-day ACS "Nano" Western Regional Meeting (NanoWRM) will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at California Institute of Technology. The theme of the NanoWRM conference is "Chemistry is Out of this World." Speakers will talk on space/chemistry-related themes with a poster session for undergraduate and graduate students.

Abstracts can be submitted for the poster session in late August or early September. Check back for updates on when the abstract submission portal will open.

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Meeting Chairs:

Robert DeGroot, Chair, Southern California Section

Phil Hampton, Chair, California Los Padres Section

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The 2018 Western Region Meeting is a joint venture between
Southern California ACS Local Section,
California Los Padres ACS Local Section,
Western Region Board, and
American Chemical Society
All the above are 501(c)3 tax exempt organizations.