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The 1999 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting



Winnie Wong-Ng


The 1999 Material Research Society Fall Meeting took place in Boston Copley Plaza from November 26 to December 3. This was the first time that MRS has used the spacious Hynes Convention Center as the primary meeting site, with the Marriott Hotel as an auxiliary meeting place. The 1999 meeting was an impressive and well attended one, with an estimated total of about 4500 attendees. The meeting highlighted an outstanding scientific program, an elaborate exhibit, and other well organized events. This report describes some of the meeting events.
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Wong-Ng, W. (2017), The 1999 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Powder Diffraction (Accessed June 18, 2024)


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Created February 19, 2017