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NSBP 2018 Annual Conference


Students and professionals at all levels in their careers are invited to the 2018 Conference of the National Society of Black Physicists. Click the banner above to learn more about the conference.

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Special thanks to our gold sponsor for the 2018 NSBP Conference, Corning Incorporated for their generous financial contribution to the National Society of Black Physicists. Corning Incorporated is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 167-year track record of life-changing inventions. Click their logo to learn more about that company.

You can view all the sponsors of the 2018 conference here.

Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 167-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning applies its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics science, and optical physics, along with its deep manufacturing and engineering capabilities, to develop category-defining products that transform industries and enhance people's lives. Today, Corning's markets include optical communications, mobile consumer electronics, display technology, automotive, and life sciences vessels. Corning's industry-leading products include damage-resistant cover glass for mobile devices; precision glass for advanced displays; optical fiber, wireless technologies, and connectivity solutions for state-of-the-art communications networks; trusted products to accelerate drug discovery and delivery; and clean-air technologies for cars and trucks.

For more than 165 years, we’ve been collaborating with customers to solve tough technology challenges with products that transform people’s lives.Corning succeeds through sustained investment in RD&E, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and deep, trust-based relationships with customers who are global leaders in their industries. We accomplish this through a constellation of RD&E centers around the world, including our ten-year-old Corning Technology Center located in the heart of Silicon Valley.

NSBP is the largest and most recognizable organization devoted to the growth, development, and advancement African-American physics community.

  • Our Mission

    Our Mission

    Founded in 1977 at Morgan State University, the mission of the National Society of Black Physicists is to promote the professional well-being of African American physicists and physics students within the international scientific community and within society at large.

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  • Our Sections

    Our Sections

    There are 16 Physics Sections of NSBP. These sections help plan symposia at our annual conference as well as other meetings, workshops, and mini-courses. They help keep the general membership aware of new and ongoing funding for research and training in the respective sub-fields. Each section is a forum for networking and information exchanges including student advising and mentoring as well as research collaboration.

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  • Join NSBP

    Join NSBP

    Join NSBP. We want you to become a member a society of students, professionals, advisors, and friends who are working toward uniting physicist and astronomers in their pursuit of understanding matter and energy, and using that to benefit mankind.

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