Important Conferences linked to Positron Annihilation

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

List of all former ICPA conferences Link; Talk of RKR during ICPA-17 about the history of 50 years of ICPA conferences: Link

History of PSD/PSSD workshops: Link. The International Advisory Committee - PSD Link.


Conferences to come:

PPC-13 will be organized by Yasuyuki Nagashima and his colleagues in Japan in 2024; Contact

PSD-24 will be organized in 2024 by Rafael Ferragut in Como or Milano, Italy; Contact

SLOPOS-16 will be organized by Prof. Barthe in Orléans in 2023; Contact

ICPA-19 will be organized by Prof. Filip Tuomisto at University Helsinki in 2022, Contact, Website

PPC-12.5 will be organized 30.August to 3. September 2021 as online conference by Prof. Radek Zaleski, Univ. Lublin; Website; Contact


Conferences in the past:

PSD-20 in Mumbai/India was organized at 1.-5. March 2021 as online meeting; Contact; Website

SLOPOS-15 will be organized by Jakub Cizek, Charles University Prague 2.-6. September 2019, Contact, Website, 1. Circular

ICPA-18 will be organized in Orlando / Florida in Summer 2018: 19.-24.8.2018, Contact, Website

POSITRON-2018 will be organized by Prof. P. Pujari in Mumbai, India: The third Trombay Positron Meeting on “Positrons in Materials, Medicine and Industry (POSITRON-2018)". 22.-24. March 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)


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

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