The Physics-Math-Astronomy Division thanks our sponsors! You are our collaborators, and our friends, and we appreciate your generous support. You make the SLA Annual Conference work!
The following corporations, vendors, and societies are proud sponsors of the 2012 SLA Annual Conference which will be held in Chicago, IL, Sunday July 15 – Wednesday July 18, 2012.
Our top sponsors, the American Physical Society (APS), the American Institute of Physics (AIP), the Institute of Physics Publishing (IOP), and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), are designated
Be sure to visit the exhibit hall and say THANK YOU for their support of the programs you have enjoyed.
|American Institute of Physics
The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is an organization of 10 physical science societies, representing more than 135,000 scientists, engineers, and educators. As one of the world’s largest publishers of scientific information in physics, AIP employs innovative publishing technologies and offers publishing services for its Member Societies. AIP’s suite of publications includes 15 journals, three of which are published in partnership with other organizations; magazines, including its flagship publication Physics Today; and the AIP Conference Proceedings series. Through its Physics Resources Center, AIP also delivers valuable services and expertise in education and student programs, science communications, government relations, career services for science and engineering professionals, statistical research, industrial outreach, and the history of physics and other sciences.
|American Mathematical Society
Founded in 1888 to further mathematical research and scholarship, the American Mathematical Society fulfills its mission through programs and services that promote mathematical research and its uses, advance the profession, strengthen mathematical education, and foster awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its connections to other disciplines and to everyday life.
|American Physical Society
The American Physical Society strives to:
|Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
ACM is an educational and scientific society uniting the world’s computing educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field’s challenges. ACM strengthens the profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for life-long learning, career development, and professional networking.
|IOP Publishing, Inc.
IOP Publishing is an international, not-for-profit, learned society publisher. We are a world leader in scientific publishing and the electronic dissemination of peer-reviewed research. IOP Publishing is a proud supporter and active sponsor of the PAM Division.
|Morgan & Claypool
Morgan & Claypool offers original book-length treatments in the Engineering, Computing, Information, Biomedical, and Life Sciences. Written by leading researchers from universities and industry, MCP titles provide the best of the monograph and journal publishing models: pedagogically-inclined ebooks that cover fast-moving, recent research areas, and are published online weeks after they were written.
|Optical Society of America
Founded in 1916, The Optical Society (OSA) was organized to increase and diffuse the knowledge of optics, pure and applied; to promote the common interests of investigators of optical problems, of designers and of users of optical apparatus of all kinds; and to encourage cooperation among them. The purposes of the Society are scientific, technical and educational.
|Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
Applied mathematics, in partnership with computational science, is essential in solving many real-world problems. Our mission is to build cooperation between mathematics and the worlds of science and technology through our publications, research, and community.
SPIE is the international society for optics and photonics founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies. Serving more than 188,000 constituents from 138 countries, the Society advances emerging technologies through interdisciplinary information exchange, continuing education, publications, patent precedent, and career and professional growth. SPIE annually organizes and sponsors approximately 25 major technical forums, exhibitions, and education programs in North America, Europe, Asia, and the South Pacific.
Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. They combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and Eagan, Minnesota, Thomson Reuters employs approximately 60,000 people and operates in over 100 countries.
Turpion Limited is a company owned by Pion Ltd and the Institute of Physics Publishing. The intention is to produce high-quality English translations of leading Russian scientific journals, as a result of an effective cooperation between the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Physics, the London Mathematical Society and The Royal Society of Chemistry.
|World Scientific Publishing
World Scientific Publishing is a leading independent publisher of Scientific, Technical and Medical (STM) books and journals. The company publishes about 550 books annually and more than 120 journals in various fields. World Scientific collaborates with prestigious organizations like the Nobel Foundation, US National Academies Press and its subsidiary, Imperial College Press amongst others, to bring high quality academic and professional content to researchers and academics worldwide. It is also is the publisher of the complete set of Nobel Lectures delivered from 2001 – 2005, as well as past volumes delivered from 1901 – 2000. The World Scientific ebooks platform was launched in 2006 at ebooks.worldscinet.com. To date, World Scientific has more than 2,300 ebooks online from across all subject areas and more than 500,000 pages of content.