The Samahang Pisika ng Visayas at Mindanao (SPVM) will hold its 18th SPVM National Physics Conference at Silliman University (SU) in Dumaguete City on October 20-22, 2016.
This annual activity showcases the advances in physics research and education, as well as to enhance collaboration among local and foreign physicists, physics educators, and students who are contributing to the development of the Physics culture in the country.
This year, the organizers will have several foreign and Filipino experts working on materials science, nanotechnology, high energy physics, photonics, computational physics, complex systems, physics education and allied fields, both in experimental and theoretical studies.
The event includes plenary and parallel sub-plenary sessions as well as poster presentations on relevant research topics of interests. One of the highlights of this gathering is the nation-wide contest on Science Investigatory Projects (SIP) among high school students.
Under this scientific conference, two sub-conferences will also be held namely, the 2016 International Conference on Materials Science and Nanotechnology concurrent with the 4th International Meeting for Complex Systems with endorsements from the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the Department of Education (DepEd).
For more details, follow this link: at http://physics.msuiit.edu.ph/spvm. – Contributed News