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SSCG 2016 Christmas Meeting

The annual meeting of the Royal Society of Chemistry's "Solid State Group" 19 - 20 December 2016

The annual Christmas meeting of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s “Solid State Chemistry Group” will take place at Loughborough University. This year the meeting is jointly organised by the Departments of Chemistry, Loughborough University and Keele University.

The meeting will be held in the Hollywell Park Conference Centre on the Loughbough University campus. The conference dinner on Monday evening will be held in the award winning Burleigh Court Hotel and Conference Centre, close to the on campus accommodation options. The meeting will start around lunchtime on Monday 19 December and finish at lunchtime on Tuesday 20 December.

Further information regarding the programme and travel will be available on this website in due course.

Confirmed plenary speakers:

If you would like any further information, please contact Pooja Panchmatia ( or Richard Darton (

We look forward to welcoming you to Loughborough!


Registration deadlines

1 September 2016 - Deadline for registraton with accommodation

                                   Oral abstract submission deadline 


1 November 2016   - Poster abstract submission deadline 

30 November 2016 - Deadline for registration without accommodation