IMPI 49 Symposium

The 49th Annual Microwave Power Symposium will be held June 16-18, 2015 at the beautiful Kona Kai Resort in San Diego, California, USA! The Technical Program Chairs for IMPI 49 are Ray Boxman of Tel Aviv University and Ulrich Erle of Nestle. Jeyam Subbiah of the University of Nebraska, Lincoln is chairing the Food Science & Technology Program Committee . The Call for Papers details are below.

We have negotiated an amazing rate of $149 per night at the Kona Kai Resort; complimentary internet is included in the rate and the $20 per night resort fee has been waived for our group. Space is limited - book your room today!

Registration will open here by February 2, 2015. Registration fees will include: Welcome Reception Tuesday evening, continental breakfasts, coffee breaks, networking luncheons on Wednesday and Thursday as well as all course materials. Additionally, registrants will have the opportunity to add short course(s), a group dinner and various Spouse/Guest opportunities to their registration for an additional fee.

Call for Papers 2015:

The Call for Papers is now available for download.  Please note the submission deadline of February 2, 2015. Please note this change from previous years:

1) Initial submissions, due by February 2nd, should be in abstract format. You must also send in your Author Contact Form. A Word version of the Author Contact form can be downloaded here. The Technical Program Committee will evaluate these abstracts to determine who will be invited for oral or poster presentations. Notices will go out by early March.

2) The IMPI 49 Word Template should be used for the Abstract submission. Please name your submission as follows: "Authors Last Name_IMPI 49 Abstract" Email your abstract submission and author contact form to by February 2nd!

3) Those authors with papers selected for the Symposia are invited to send in an extended paper (up to 2 pages) for inclusion in the Proceedings.

4) We are no longer requesting 4-page papers. Please consider submitting longer, more in depth papers, to the Journal of Microwave Power and Electromagnetic Energy.

Please let know if you have any questions about the Submission Process.

Fall 2014 Short Course

The Fall 2014 Short Course was held October 21-23 at the Hyatt Regency Arcade in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Sixty-one attendees participated in the 2 day event. Special thanks to our sponsors: Nestle, Washington State University, the USDA and PSC Inc.

IMPI 48 Symposium

IMPI 48 was held June 18-20, 2014 at the Doubletree Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. 83 attendees from across the globe attended the Symposium. Click here to view a copy of our program: IMPI-2014-SymposiumBrochure48_June 2014 and  Spouse/Guest Program

Proceedings from the 48th Annual Microwave Power Symposium are available for purchase. $75 for an electronic copy of the Proceedings. Please contact Molly Poisant if you would like to make a purchase.

Conference attendees will receive an email by July 3rd with details on how to access both the online Proceedings and PPTs (free of charge).

IMPI-2014-Proceedings_Final Website Version

Special thanks to our Sponsors

Washington State University, the USDA, Liverpool John Moores University, BEST Research Institute

And Exhibitors

Gerling Applied Engineering, Muegge GmbH, Neoptix, PSC Inc., Richardson Electronics and  SAIREM

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