Microscopy & Microanalysis 2013 Meeting

M&M 2013 will be held August 4-8 at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis, IN. Please check this site often for updates and new information.

M&M 2013 Mobile App

The "MyItinerary" mobile app is available as both a native iOS (iPhone/iPad) app through the iTunes App Store, or as an HTML5 Web app for all major mobile devices (Android, Blackberry 7 & above). Once either version is downloaded to your device, it can be run without the need for an active internet connection. In addition, you can sync an itinerary that you created online with the app by entering your unique itinerary name

Mobile App - Instructions - for Apple users
For optimal use, we recommend: iPhone 3GS, iPod touch (3rd generation+), iPad iOS 4.0 or later
You can download the MyItinerary app by searching for "ScholarOne" in the App Store directly from your mobile device. Alternatively, you can access the link below to access the iTunes page for the app.

Once the MyItinerary app is downloaded, select the meeting "M&M 2013 Microscopy and Microanalysis"

MyItinerary Web App - for Android & Blackberry users
For optimal use, we recommend: Most mobile devices using Android 2.2 or later with the default browser
Blackberry Torch or later device using Blackberry OS 7.0 with the default browser; iPhone 3GS, iPod touch (3rd generation+), iPad iOS 4.0 or later

Once downloaded, you can bookmark the site to access it later or add a link to your home screen.

Go to http://mam2013.abstractcentral.com/planner.jsp to access the searchable M&M 2013 itinerary planner. You may create an account in a few moments, or continue as a guest. Search for sessions and talks, and plan your week at the meeting!

The Advance Meeting Guide and Schedule is now available! Click HERE to download a PDF.

The full scientific program is available for download. Click HERE to download a PDF.

The paper submission deadline and the post-deadline poster deadline have both passed. We look forward to seeing your work submitted for M&M 2014.

Advance and online registration for the meeting are now closed. Please come onsite to the registration desk at the Indiana Convention Center to register, if you have not already.

Online hotel reservations for Indianapolis are now closed. Please contact the hotel of your choice directly to make reservations.

Registration for the meeting is now closed.

Visit Indy has detailed information on dining, maps, attractions and activities.

Have a question about the scientific program? Contact MM2013ProgramChair@microscopy.org.

Dear Fellow Microscopists, Microanalysts, Students and Friends,

We invite you to join us for Microscopy & Microanalysis 2013, August 4 - 8 in vibrant Indianapolis, Indiana. The annual M&M meeting continues to be the premier meeting for scientists, technologists, and students who use microscopy or microanalysis in their research, with 996 papers presented in 2012.

The Program Committee for 2013 has put together an outstanding scientific program that features the latest advances in the biological and physical sciences, techniques and instrumentation. Complementing the program is one of the largest exhibitions of microscopy and microanalysis instrumentation and resources in the world, attracting well over 100 companies. Educational opportunities include a variety of Sunday short courses, tutorials, evening vendor tutorials, pre-meeting workshops, and in-week intensive workshops. The Opening Reception offers an opportunity to meet new people in the field and renew old acquaintances, and the Monday morning Plenary session features showcase talks from outstanding researchers as well as recognition of the major Society and Meeting award winners. There will be other important awards conferred during the meeting, including daily poster awards to highlight the best student posters in instrumentation & techniques, biological applications of microscopy & microanalysis, and physical applications of microscopy & microanalysis.

Each year, the sponsoring Societies offer a variety of awards and travel funding for outstanding papers from students, post-docs, and technologists. Details regarding each specific award, criteria and prize(s) can be found in the Call for Papers and on the meeting website.

Indianapolis promises to be an inviting and hospitable location for our meeting. It is a city with many dining options (including 18 brew pubs!), historical neighborhoods, and museums, including the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art. And of course, there is the famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway for auto racing fans. For more information, visit http://visitindy.com.

Microscopy & Microanalysis 2013 is the one meeting you do not want to miss if you are involved with microscopy and microanalysis. We look forward to seeing you in Indianapolis!

Ernie Hall
President, MSA

Kristin Bunker
President, MAS

Natalio T. Saenz
President, IMS