24-28 May 2020, Singapore
The IEEE Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award and NPSS Plasma Science Award winners will be recognised and honoured during the ICOPS 2020 Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Please note that Awards Banquet participation is available by ticket purchase of USD 60 for conference attendees or USD 80 for companions. Tickets may be purchased through the Conference registration portal or at the on-site registration desk. The information about Award Winners will be updated soon.
The NPSS Student Paper Award seeks to recognize outstanding student poster or oral papers submitted to the 47th International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS 2020). The purpose of these awards is to encourage both outstanding student contributions and greater student participation as principal or sole authors of papers as well as to acknowledge the importance of student contributions to the fields embraced by the ICOPS 2020. The two best submissions will each receive a cash award of US$500 each and a certificate. The two runners-up will each receive a certificate only.
The Student Paper Awards will be announced and presented during the ICOPS 2020 Awards Banquet at on Wednesday, 27 May 2020 at Flower Field Hall, Garden by the Bay, Singapore.
• Please note: the deadline for receipt of your advisor's letter is March 10, 2020
Student Travel Grants
A limited number of student travel grants are available to encourage student IEEE members to attend ICOPS 2020. Please note there is an upper cap on the grant amount given to each selected student and the grant amount may or may not be able to cover the total cost of participation at ICOPS 2020. For those students selected the grant will provide complimentary conference registration and up to USD 400 toward accommodation and/or travel.
Only "First Author" abstracts submitted by students are eligible for travel grants. Moreover, the abstract should be original (not published elsewhere).
Applicants should submit the following information by Feb 10, 2020:
Create a single merged pdf file containing all the application material and e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "ICOPS 2020 Student Travel Grant Application".
The Paul Phelps Continuing Education Grant, funded by the IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society, is awarded to support participation in the ICOPS 2020 Mini-course on “Computation and Simulation of Plasma” and to further encourage membership in NPSS. Additional information and application forms are available at the NPSS Conference Awards website.
To be considered for the 2020 Paul Phelps Continuing Education Grant, please email the duly filled application form to the Conference Chair at email@example.com and copied to firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject line of "ICOPS 2020 Phelps Grant" by April 10, 2020.
The Nuclear & Plasma Sciences Society is offering child care reimbursement of up to $400 per family to a maximum of five families to assist conference attendees who incur additional childcare expenses by attending an NPSS conference. Limited funds are available and preference will be given to applicants in the early stages of their careers who are IEEE NPSS members. To apply for Child Care Assistance, fill out this form and return it no later than March 21, 2020 by email to ICOPS 2020 Chair at email@example.com and copied to firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject line of “ICOPS 2020 Child Care Assistance Grant”.