Call for Papers for Pittcon 2016 Technical Program

For more information, contact Marian Nardozzi,, 800-825-3221 x 203

Emphasis on Food Safety, Homeland Security and Bioanalytical Science

Pittsburgh, PA – June 14, 2015 – The Program Committee is pleased to announce the call for papers for the Pittcon 2016 Technical Program. Abstracts are currently being accepted for contributed oral and poster presentations in all areas such as, but not limited to, analytical chemistry, applied spectroscopy, life science, bioanalysis, food science, nanotechnology, environmental science and pharmaceutical. Additional details are available at
Pittcon 2016 will continue to strive to feature a comprehensive coverage of all aspects of analytical science and instrumental analysis. In addition to requesting papers in the core scientific areas, the Program Committee is especially interested in submissions related to “hot” topics and emerging trends in food safety, homeland security and bioanalytical science.

Chuck Gardner, 2016 program chair commented, “Atlanta is a center for biomedical research and food technology, not just in the Southeastern United States, but for the entire world. The Pittcon 2016 Program provides an opportunity for the local technology base to collaborate with technologists in these fields, as well as many others. The Conference welcomes the opportunity to host this collaboration of local, national and international scientists.”

All abstracts must be submitted electronically through the Pittcon The submission deadline to be included in the first round of reviews is Friday, August 14, 2015. Abstracts received after this date will be placed on a waiting list.

About Pittcon
Pittcon® is a registered trademark of The Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, a Pennsylvania non-profit organization. Co-sponsored by the Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh and the Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh, Pittcon is the premier annual conference and exposition on laboratory science.

Proceeds from Pittcon fund science education and outreach at all levels, kindergarten through adult. Pittcon donates more than a million dollars a year to provide financial and administrative support for various science outreach activities including science equipment grants, research grants, scholarships and internships for students, awards to teachers and professors, and grants to public science centers, libraries and museums.