View presentations online from 10:30 BST on Wednesday 14 April 2021
Live discussion sessions: Thursday 15 April and Friday 16 April 2021

Join us for this virtual meeting on Ions, Plasmas and Thin Films for PhD students, postdoctoral researchers, early career scientists and engineers in industry. Attendees will have the opportunity to share results and thoughts in a supportive environment, engage in new networks, and hear about the career opportunities available in this field.

Present and view oral presentations and posters at your leisure and ask questions to the presenters and attendees during the live discussion sessions. The oral program will includes both invited talks from experts in the field and from early career scientists/engineers.

This event is aimed at early careers include students, postdoctoral researchers, early careers in industry, as well as those who are returning to work, studying following a career break, or change in career path.


  • Fabrication of thin films and devices by plasma
  • Ion damage and defect phenomena
  • Plasma, ion and atom beam methods and application practice
  • Thin films and analysis
  • Plasma diagnostics and process monitoring

Key Dates 

File submission deadline:

9 April 2021

Registration deadline:

13 April 2021