Penn Conference in Theoretical Chemistry (PCTC)

Interfacial Electrochemistry

Philadephia, August 17-19, 2017

This year, the Penn Conference in Theoretical Chemistry will focus on "Interfacial Electrochemistry". The meeting will take place on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania August 17-19, 2017. The workshop will run for 2.5 days just before the ACS fall meeting. A list of speakers will be available soon. A list of previous speakers, including PCTC postdoctoral fellowship winners, can be found here.

We have reached capacity meeting! If you are interested, you may email us... we will let you know if a space opens up.

Registration is now open. We anticipate a nominal fee of $50, which may be paid on-site (and may be waived if funding permits). Register here .

Talks will begin in the morning of August 17. A preliminary schedule will be posted soon here.

In addition to invited faculty talks, we are soliciting nominations for PCTC POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW AWARDS. For PCTC 2017, one or two postdoctoral candidates from any field of theoretical chemistry will be chosen to present their work at the conference, and will also receive $500 for their travel expenses. To apply, postdoctoral candidates should submit ONE PDF containing (i) their full CV and (ii) an abstract (up to 500 words) of their proposed presentation. Candidates should also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to Applications are due by March 1, 2017.

The Organizers
Joe Subotnik
Jessica Anna
Abe Nitzan
Andrew Rappe
Jeff Saven


The UPENN chemistry building is located at 34th and Spruce Street in downtown Philadelphia. It is approximately 20 minutes by cab from the PHL airport.

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