2019 46th Annual NATAS Conference

August 5-8, 2019

Gurney's Resort
Newport, RI
Short Course, August 8-9, 2019


The North American Thermal Analysis Society offers scientists and practioneers the opportunity to explore the frontiers of thermal analysis, rheology, and materials characterization by participating in the 2019 NATAS Conference at the beautiful Gurney's Resort in Newport, Rhode Island. Presentations and posters by renowned scientists and graduate students set the stage for excellent discussions and an ideal environment to learn about state-of-the-art techniques and exciting new developments in materials research. A Technical Exhibit will feature multiple vendors presenting their latest instrumentation for thermal analytical and rheological measurements. The cordial setting provides conference attendees the opportunity to review a variety of instruments and services offered by many vendors in a single location. Plan to attend the opening invited lecture, welcome reception and student and general poster sessions, Instrument Exhibition and Conference Banquet.

Online Registration

Abstract Submission Portal
Instructions for Abstract Preparation

Short Course Schedule (PDF)
Schedule and Sesssion Chairs (Excel - 3 tabs)
Conference Progam Book (PDF)

Session Chairs (PDF)
Invited Lecture - Conference Opening (PDF)
Invited Lecture - Wednesday Plenary (PDF)
Invited Lecture - Conference Closing (PDF)
Plenary Abstracts and Bios (PDF)
Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Paper Submission Information (PDF)

Discover Newport Destination Guide (PDF)
Optional Tours - The optional tours have been cancelled due to NATAS not meeting the minimum number of registrants. You can still take the tour(s) on your own by walking across the bridge from the hotel to the Visitor Center and taking the local shuttle to the attraction site. Click here for details about the visitor center. https://www.discovernewport.org/about-newport/visitor-center/

About Gurney's Resort
Hotel Reservations -
reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at 833.235.7500. Please be sure to mention that you are part of the NATAS conference in order to receive the group rate. The online registration option for hotel rooms is no longer available.
Transportation Information (PDF)

Hotel Parking - Self-parking is available complimentary for all overnight and day attendees.

Exhibition Booth Layout (PDF)
Exhibition Rules & Regulations (PDF)
Sponsorship Opportunities (PDF)
Exhibition Registration
Order Form for Exhibitor AV

Professional Recognition
Poster Session and Competition
Student Award

Student Travel Grants