Important Conferences linked to Positron Annihilation

Hints for Organizers of a Scientific Conference pdf-Version /doc-File

List of all former ICPA conferences Link; History of PSD/PSSD workshops: Link.

Talk of RKR during ICPA-17 about the history of 50 years of ICPA conferences: Link


Conferences to come:

SLOPOS-15 will be organized in Bukarest, Romania in late September 2019, Contact, Website

ICPA-18 will be organized in Orlando / Florida in Summer 2018, Contact, Website

JPos17 Intern. Workshop on Physics with Positrons at Jefferson Lab, September 12-15, 2017 (Website, Contact)

PSD-17 Positron Studies of Defects, Dresden-Rossendorf, 3.-8. September 2017  (Website; Contact)

Workshop deadlines are:

PPC-12 "12. Intern. Workshop on Positron and Positronium Chemistry", 28.8.-1.9.2017, Lublin, Poland: Contact:

31 May 2017 Deadline for abstract submission for presentation* and standard fee.

30 June 2017 Final conference announcement and notification of acceptance of presentations.

21 August 2017 Deadline for submission of manuscripts for the conference proceedings.

28 August 2017 Deadline for registration for PPC12. Opening of the Workshop.



Conferences in the past:

Treffen deutscher Positronengruppen 2017, 27. and 28. March 2017 in Würzburg (start of meeting on Monday 14:30), Contact: Torsten Staab; Conference Photo

SLOPOS-14   International Workshop on Slow Positron Beam Techniques; Matsue City (Link), Japan, 22.-27. May 2016 (Website) - Download Proceedings Link

Treffen Deutscher Positronengruppen 2015, Universität der Bundeswehr, München, 12.-13. November 2015 (Contact)

Methods of Porosimetry and Applications, Workshop, HZDR Dresden-Rossendorf, 21.-23. October 2015, Webpage

ICPA-17    17. Intern. Conference on Positron Annihilation; 2015 Wuhan (20.-25. September 2015), China; Website

Web Mirror Page of ICPA-17

WAG-2015; 3rd international Workshop on Antimatter and Gravity; London University College from August 5-7; Website

ICDS 2015 28th International Conference on Defects in Semiconductors, July 27 – 31, 2015, Helsinki Finland, Chairman: Filip Tuomisto; Webpage and Flyer

POSMOL 2015 VIII International Workshop on Low-Energy Positron and Positronium Physics&the XIX International Symposium on Electron-Molecule Collisions and Swarms; Website

2015 International Conference on Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Nanoelectronics (FCMN) will be held at the Hilton Dresden Downtown in Dresden, Germany, April 14-16, 2015 (Website)

PPC-11    Internat. Workshop on Positron and Positronium Chemistry, Goa / India (9.-14. November 2014) Homepage, Venue of Conference

PSD-14      Positron Studies of Defects, Kyoto/Japan, 14.-19. September 2014  (Website; Contact);

Treffen Deutscher Positronengruppen 2014, Universität Kiel, 25.-27.2.2014 (Homepage, Contact)

SLOPOS-13 International Workshop on Slow Positron Beam Techniques; September 15th - 20th, 2013; TU Munich in Garching; Germany; Contact and Homepage

PSPA-13: 41st Polish Seminar on Positron Annihilation, 9.-13. September 2013; Lublin (Poland); Homepage and Contact

FCMN-2013 Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Nanoelectronics, 25.-28. March 2013, NIST Gaithersburg, USA (Homepage)

Transport in porösen Medien, 13. – 14. November 2012, Ramada Hotel, Königsteiner Straße 88 Bad Soden / Ts., Germany (1. Circular/Homepage)

LUMDETR 2012 (8th International Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Ionizing Radiation); Halle (Saale), Germany, September 10-14, 2012 (Homepage)

ICPA-16 (16. Intern. Conference on Positron Annihilation; August 19.-24. 2012; Univ. of Bristol, UK; Contact) - Homepage - Book of Abstracts - Colloquium Paul Coleman

Workshop on Porosimetry by Positron Annihilation; HZDR Dresden, 18. July 2012 (Homepage)

Positrons in Astrophysics (International Workshop; 20.-23. March 2012, Mürren, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland; )

Trombay Meeting on Positrons in Materials, Medicine and Industry (Positron-2012), Mumbai India, March 12.-14., 2012 (Announcement and Homepage)

Treffen deutscher Positronengruppen Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, 28.2. - 1.3.2012 (Link)

SCINT-2011 (11th Internat. Conf. on Inorganic Scintillators and their applications); Giessen, Germany, 12-16 September 2011; Homepage and Contact

PPC-10 to be organized near Bratislava, Slovak Republic 5.-9. September 2011; Contact & Homepage

PSD-11 (29.8. - 2.9.2011; will be held in Delft / Netherlands; Homepage & Contact)

POSMOL: "XVI Workshop on Low Energy Positron and Positronium Physics"; Maynooth, Ireland, 22 - 25 July 2011

Workshop „Ionen- und Positronenstrahlen“ Munich 4./5. Juli 2011 (Homepage)

SLOPOS-12 Homepage and Conference Volume (to be held at Magnetic International Resort – Magnetic Island, North Queensland, Australia 1.-6. August 2010)

39 PSPA 39th Polish Seminar on Positron Annihilation Kazimierz Dolny June 20 – 25, 2010 (Link) and Link to Photo Page

APOSB2010 International Workshop on Advanced Positron Beam Technology for Material Science, Algiers, 15.-18.3.2010

SNI 2010 Berlin, 24.-26. Feb. 2010

ASR2009 Advanced Science Research Symposium 2009: Positron, Muon and other exotic particle beams for materials and atomic/molecular sciences ~ November10-12, 2009, Tokai, Japan

Elbe EPOS DSP Workshop Bringing DSP and Nuclear Research together, Research Center Dresden-Rossendorf, 28.- 30.9.2009

Physics With Many Positrons: International School of Physics Enrico Fermi; Varenna (Lake Como, Italy), 2009, July 7th to 17th. / Official Link of the Italian Physical Society; Contact

NMDT-NGPC'2009: "New materials Design Technology for the Next Generation of Performed Components"; Algiers/Algeria 18-20 May 2009

ICPA-15 - Final Announcment "15th International Conference on Positron Annihilation", Kolkata, India, 18-23. January 2009; (Original Homepage)

MRFSAF-09 : 17–18 Jan 2009, Santiniketan, West Bengal, India

ISPS "International School on Positron Studies", Kolkata, India,, 14.-16. January 2009, just before ICPA-15

P2008: "Polymeric Materials P2008" Halle (Saale), Germany, September 24 - 26, 2008

PSD-08   Positron Studies of Defects 2008; Prague / Czech Republic; 1.-5. September 2008 (Proceedings are online)

PPC-9 - 9th International Workshop on Positron and Positronium Chemistry 11.-15. May 2008, Wuhan, PR China

Miniworkshop "Die Positronenannihilation in der modernen Werkstoff-Forschung" FZD Dresden - Rossendorf, 2. April 2008

20. DZT, 20. Deutsche Zeolith-Tagung, 5. bis 7. März 2008 an der Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

37PSPA - 37th Polish Seminar on Positron Annihilation 3.-7. September 2007 (Lądek Zdrój)

SLOPOS-11 (9-13th July 2007, Orléans, France )

2nd Workshop “Hybrid Nanostructured Materials – Synthesis, Properties, Applications”, Dresden/Germany, November 8/9, 2006

PLT 2006 (Praktikumsleitertagung in Halle, Sept. 2006)

ICPA-14 (The XIVth International Conference on Positron Annihilation, Hamilton / Canada, July 23rd and July 28th 2006)

SLOPOS-10 (10. International Workshop on Slow Positron Beam Techniques for Solids and Surfaces)
Univ. of Doha, Qatar, 19.-15. March 2005

PSSD-04 (Positron Studies of Semiconductor Defects); Coeur d’Alene/Pullman, USA, 7.-12. November 2004

DGKK-Arbeitskreis, Herstellung und Charakterisierung von massiven GaAs-, InP- und SiC-Kristallen, Halle, 31.3. / 1.4. 2004

"Characterisation of Vacancy-Related Defects in Materials", Workshop of IOP, London, 20. February 2004

EPOS-04: Annual user meeting of the EPOS project, Halle /Germany, 1./2. March 2004

ICDS-22, 22th International Conference on Defects in Semiconductors, Aarhus, Denmark, 28. July - 1. August 2003

POSITRON 03, 12th International Workshop on Low Energy Positron and Positronium Physics, Sandbjerg, Denmark, 19.-21. July 2003

ICPA-13, International Conference on Positron Annihilation, Kyoto, Japan, 7.-13. September 2003

EPOS-02, First User Meeting of "ELBE Positron Source", Rossendorf, Germany, 16./17. September 2002

PSSD-02 (Positron Studies of Semiconductor Defects)
Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, September 2002

SLOPOS-9 (9. International Workshop on Slow Positron Beam Techniques for Solids and Surfaces)
FZ Rossendorf (Dresden), Germany, 16.-22. Sept. 2001

ICDS-21 (Intern. Conf. on Defects in Semiconductors)
Giessen, Germany, 16.-20. July 2001

ICPA-12 (12th International Conference on Positron Annihilation)
Munich, Germany, August 6.-12., 2000

Workshop "Positron Source at TESLA Test Facility"
DESY, Hamburg, 1.-3. September 1999

PSSD-99 (Positron Studies of Semiconductor Defects)
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, July 21st - 23rd, 1999


SLOPOS-8  (8. International Workshop on Slow Positron Beam Techniques for Solids and Surfaces)
Cape Town, South Africa, 31.8.-5.9.1998

PSSD 94 (Positron Studies of Semiconductor Defects)
Halle, Germany, 29.8.-2.9.1994