30th National Congress of the Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas (SPP) First Call for Papers

You are cordially invited to participate in the 

30th National Physics Congress of the Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas (SPP, Physics Society of the Philippines)  "Exploring physics research in the health sciences" 

which will be held at 
De La Salle Health Sciences Institute on 22-24 (Mon-Wed) October 2012. 
The Congress will include plenary sessions, in addition to invited and contributed papers and workshops. All submissions undergo a peer-review process prior to acceptance.


Submissions in PDF are online via EasyChair through the congress website.  Contributing authors are required to sign up for an EasyChair account. 
Selected papers will be invited for publication in Science Diliman, an internationally refereed semi-annual journal of pure and applied sciences.
Important Dates:
  • Start of Online Submission: 1 July 2012
  • Online Manuscript Submission Deadline: 27 August 2012
  • Acceptance Notification: 28 September 2012
  • Pre-registration**: 1-15 October 2012
  • Start of Congress: 22 October 2012
  • End of Congress: 24 October 2012

Research Topics (among others):
Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics, Complex Systems, Computational Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Instrumentation Physics, Lasers and Their Applications, Liquid Crystals, Material Science, Optics and Photonics, Physics in Medicine and Biology, Plasma Physics, Signal and Image Processing, Theoretical Physics

Physics Education Topics (among others):

Physics Education Research, Learning Techniques, IT in Physics Education, Careers in Physics, Original Laboratory Experiments, Physics Concepts and Misconceptions

Registration fee***:
Participants USD 200
***SPP members, undergraduate students and local participants may avail of discounts upon pre-registration.

Other details
e-mail: spp2012@spp-online.org