10th Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas
St. Thomas, USVI - June 18 - 21, 2003

First Announcement

We are pleased to invite you to the 10th Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas. This meeting, sponsored by Auburn University, will be held on the island of St. Thomas in the United States Virign Islands from Wednesday, June 18 - Saturday, June 21, 2003. Local assistance for this meeting is provided by the University of the Virgin Islands.

Lodging and all meeting activities will take place at the Marriott Frenchman's Reef Hotel and Resort. Late spring to early summer in the Caribbean is relatively free of tropical weather activity with daytime high temperatures around 92 F (33 C).

Meeting Activities:
Meeting activities will begin with an opening reception on the evening of Wednesday, June 18, 2003. This will be followed by two and one-half days of workshop sessions which includes a mixture of oral and poster presentations with many opportunities for discussions. It is planned for conference participants to have meals together: lunch and dinner on both Thursday and Friday and lunch on Saturday.

As in past meetings of this workshop series,
the scope of this meeting covers the entire range of dusty plasma physics phenomena, including, but not limited to:

Proceedings will be published in a Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science in April, 2004. Please use the Proceedings link to find additional information about the planned proceedings.

For specific information about planned conference, please explore the various links on this website.

For general correspondence regarding the workshop, contact the conference secretary, Ms. Cheryl Matheny at: matheny@physics.auburn.edu