Frontiers in Quantum and Bioinspired Materials


Posted on March 19, 2020


"Frontiers in Quantum and Bioinspired Materials (Frontiers2020)" is a research conference at The City College of New York sponsored by the NSF CREST Center IDEALS.

The conference will bring together researchers working in these two frontier areas of materials research in order to present the latest results, exchange ideas, and foster collaborations.

The two-day conference will include plenary invited talks as well as contributed oral and poster presentations.


Graduate students and postdoctoral associates are particularly encouraged to submit their latest results.


The Conference will be held in the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) facilities at the south campus of The City College of New York.

ASRC Auditorium at CCNY, 85 Saint Nicholas Terrace, New York, NY 10031

The two-day conference will feature oral and poster presentations on topics that include:


Important dates:

  • March 15, 2020: Abstract deadline
  • March 20, 2020: Acceptance notification
  • March 27, 2020: Early registration deadline
  • March 30, 2020: Late News deadline
  • April 13 & 14, 2020: Frontiers2020 Conference


Early Registration: $50

Late Registration: $100


Abstract Submission

Contributed papers are invited for the Frontiers of Quantum and Bioinspired Materials (Frontiers 2020), to be held At the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center on the City College of New York campus, in New York City, from April 13 – 14, 2020.

Abstract submissions must be received by March 15, 2020.

Late News submissions must be received by March 30, 2020.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Please, review the following steps to ensure you have the information needed to complete the Online Abstract Submission Form.

Step 1

Each abstract should be a single page in length (including figures). The abstract must be submitted online as one Adobe PDF file created from the MSWord Template below and uploaded using the online submission link in Step 4.

During the submission process, authors will also be asked to (1) enter contact, title, author, etc. details, (2) select if you would prefer an oral or a poster presentation, and (3) upload the PDF file with the abstract.

To see Abstract Template, please click here.

Step 2

Please, click here to submit Abstract and complete the Online Abstract Submission Form.

Questions? E-mail (Please, specify – Subject: Frontiers 2020)

Author Notification


Acknowledgment that your abstract has been submitted will follow by e-mail shortly after submission. Notifications regarding acceptance will be sent by e-mail by March 20, 2020.

Late News notifications will be sent by April 8, 2020.



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Registration Fees

The Frontiers 2020 Conference registration fee includes:

  • Conference Materials
  • Breakfasts (Monday-Tuesday)
  • Breaks (Monday-Tuesday)
  • Lunches (Monday-Tuesday)
  • Poster Reception (Monday)


Early Registration Deadline: March 27, 2020


Regular Early registration (until March 27, 2020): $50.00

Late Registration (after March 27, 2020): $100


To Register, please, click here


The tentative schedule for Frontiers 2020 follows: