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Abstract Submission: March 3
Satellite Meeting Requests: April 1
Audio/Video Requests: April 10
Hotel Reservations: April 10
Pre-Registration: April 10

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The 2003 International Sherwood Theory Conference will be held April 28-30 in Corpus Christi, Texas. All technical sessions will be at the conference hotel, the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel, Bayfront Tower. The conference host is The University of Texas at Austin and the local co-chairs are Boris Breizman and Wendell Horton.

Contributed abstract submissions will be presented of the latest theoretical results in basic plasma physics and their application to the international fusion energy science program including areas such as:

  • Plasma Properties, Equilibrium, Stability, and Transport
  • Physics of Plasma Edge and Divertor Region
  • Plasma Production and Heating
  • Computer Simulations of Plasmas

The program will consist of three invited review papers, fourteen oral contributed papers, and poster presentations. Oral talks will be selected by the program committee from abstract submissions. All submissions will be accepted for presentation in either oral or poster format. The first author is expected to present the paper. The deadline for abstracts is Friday, February 28, 2003.

This conference is conducted in accordance with the International Council of Scientific Unions guidelines on free circulation of scientists.