News
2 August 2016 : Agenda and Oral/Poster Presentations
The temporary agenda and oral/poster selections are complete, but subject to change! You will receive an email shortly with your accept/reject letter.

View list of papers
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19 June 2016 : Hotel Venues are up on the EML website
Attendees have the option to choose which venue they would like to stay at during their visit to Wuhan, China. The two options are: Luojia Villa in Wuhan University and Wanda Realm Wuhan. Click here to visit the Venue page.
24 May 2016 : 18th EML Registration Deadlines
Full Registration Fees by:
31 May 2016
$850.00
31 July 2016
$950.00
31 Sept 2016
$1,050.00
24-28 Oct 2016
$1,150.00
Student Fees by:
31 May 2016
$450.00
31 July 2016
$500.00
31 Sept 2016
$550.00
24-28 Oct 2016
$600.00
1 October 2015 : 18th EML Introduction
We are excited to announce that the 18th EML Symposium will be hold on 24-28 October 2015 in Wuhan, China at Wuhan University. We look forward to seeing everyone very soon.
10 July 2015 : Guest Editorial
The Guest Editorial for the 17th EML Symposium can be found on the EML Resources Page. Other Introductions and Editorials from previous Symposia will also be shown.
17th EML Guest Editorial
Resources Page
7-11 July 2014 : Images from the USNS Millinocket
The 17th EML Symposium's (San Diego, CA on 10 July 2014) special event included the USNS Millinocket where attendees were able to tour this versatile, non-combatant, transport ship. The attendees were able to enjoy appetizers and drinks on the helicopter deck where both BAE and GA had their EM guns on display. This was followed by dinner and a night of fun in the loading bay. See images from the 17th EML special event held on the USNS Millinocket.
24 March 2014 : Reserve Your Hotel Room Now!
The portal to Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines is now up on the website under the Venue/Accomodations tab to the left. The cutoff date to reserve your room within the $149.00 room block will end on June 24, 2014. So make your reservation now.
4 March 2014 : Press Release
The USNS MILLINOCKET (Joint High Speed Vessel-3) will visit San Diego on Tuesday, 8 July 2014 with an Advanced Containment Launcher (RAILGUN) embarked on the flight deck. Symposium attendees will be taken by bus from the Symposium venue at Torrey Pines to tour the ship at its dock in the San Diego Harbor. This will be the first public look at an advanced U.S. Navy Railgun prototype on the ship class planned for the first at-sea demonstration. There will also be other prototype displays, ship tours, and presentations by leading U.S. Railgun Engineers. The Symposium dinner will be served aboard USNS MILLINOCKET that evening. The bus tour of San Diego will depart from the pier following dinner. Don't miss this special event.

Again, the 17th International EML Symposium dates are now 7-11 July 2014. The Symposium venue will remain the same at Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. This will be a truly special event and we look forward to seeing you in July.
3 February 2014: 17th EML Symposium Date Change
The 17th International EML Symposium dates are now 7-11 July 2014

The Symposium venue will remain the same at Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. This will be a truly special event and we look forward to seeing you in July.

An official announcement with more details to come.
10 January 2014 : Marco Villa to Give Keynote on Hyperloop
A Keynote Presentation by Dr. Marco Villa on "Converting Elon Musk's 'Hyperloop' from Dream to Reality" will be presented on Wednesday, 27 May 2014.

Hyperloop is a new concept of high-speed transportation that employs an elevated, reduced-pressure tube that contains pressurized capsules driven within the tube by a number of linear electric motors. -- CANCELLED
9 January 2014 : Paper Deadlind Extended
We have an a few authors ask for an extension on the paper deadline. We decided to extend the deadline to 1 February 2014 at this time. Authors must get them in before the deadline for the paper to be reviewed by the Technical Committee.

The tentative date for the Technical Review Meeting is within the last two weeks of February. This means that authors will be notified via email at the beginning of March with paper details.
20 December 2013 : RADM Klunder to Give Keynote Presentation
Rear Admiral Matthew L. Klunder will provide the Keynote Address on Tuesday, 26 May 2014 during the Opening Ceremony.

RADM Klunder is a native of Alexandria, VA, graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1982 and earned his wings of gold at Meridian, Miss., in September 1984. Subsequent flying tours were based in Naval Air Station (NAS) Miramar, CA; NAS Patuxent River, MD; Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan; and NAS Lemoore, CA, where he was qualified in numerous aircraft including the E-2C Hawkeye and F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet.
24 June 2013 : Venue Change & Update
We have recently changed our symposium venue from Manchester Grand Hyatt to the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. Please check out the Venue/Accomodations link to the left for more information for more about the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines.
4 June 2013 : 1st Call for Abstracts
As of 1:00 PM (CDT) the abstract submission form is working. So, submit your abstract now!

You will receive an email from us within 24 hours indicating that we received your submission. If you do not receive an email from us, please let us know.

If you received an error page upon submitting your abstract, please let us know by email so that we can fix the issue.
16 May 2013 : Under Construction
The website is up and running, but may not be fully functional. We understand this is an issue and are working towards getting this completed in a timely manner.

The online forms are not functional. We will let you know, by news feeds or by email, when these forms are ready for use. Also, some buttons may not work properly. Please allow us time to get these working.

If you are experiencing difficulties: please email us at 17th.emlsymposium@gmail.com and let us know what is happening.

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News
2 August 2016
The temporary agenda and oral/poster selections are complete, but subject to change! You will receive an email shortly with your accept/reject letter.
19 June 2016
The Venue/Accomodations page has been updated with the current hotel information.
24 May 2016
Registration fees can be seen here. Please join us at the 18th EML Symposium!
8 Aug 2015
We are excited to announce that the 18th EML Symposium will be held on 24-28 October 2016 in Wuhan, China.
10 July 2015
The Guest Editorial for the 17th EML can be found here.