March 7 - 11

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Submit a new abstract for the 2016 Magnetic Reconnection conference sponsored by the University of Wisconsin Madison.

200 word abstracts must be submitted on the Abstract Submission page by Monday, February 1, 2016.

Prepare and submit your 200-word abstract(s), and choose Oral or Poster presentation preference, using the template on the Abstract Submission page. Upon submission, you will receive an automatic confirmation via email with a personal Log In ID (your email address) and a unique Password. This will enable you to Edit your submitted abstract.

ALL speakers (both invited and contributed) and Poster presenters MUST submit an abstract through the Abstract Submission page.

Main topic Categories
When you enter the abstract submission page you will be asked to place your abstract into one of the following main topic categories:

  • 1.0 Asymmetric and Guide Field Reconnection
  • 2.0 Heating, Energy Partitioning and Particle Acceleration from Reconnection
  • 3.0 Astrophysical and Relativistic Reconnection
  • 4.0 Kinetic Physics of the Reconnection layer
  • 5.0 Plasmoids and flux ropes
  • 6.0 New trends
  • 7.0 General

Audiovisual (AV) Equipment

All oral sessions will be equipped with one LCD projector and a screen, a wireless microphone, and one laser pointer. A fee will be charged for any additional AV equipment.

Projector - Epson PowerLite 935W

Brightness (White)3700 lumens
Brightness (Color)3700 lumens
Contrast Ratio2000:1
Image Size29.1 in - 280 in
Projection Distance2.8 ft - 28 ft
Throw Ratio1.38 - 2.24:1
ResolutionWXGA - WXGA (1280 x 800) (native) / 1680 x 1050 (resized)
Native Aspect RatioWidescreen
Display Format1,024,000 pixels (1,280 x 800) x 3
Color Support16.7 million colors
Lamp TypeE-TORL UHE 275 Watt
Lamp Life Cycle3000 hour(s) / 4000 hour(s) (economic mode)
FeaturesAuto Vertical Keystone, EPSON 3LCD technology