The Second International Symposium on Solar Sailing (ISSS 2010) will be held on July 20-22, 2010 at the New York City College of Technology (City Tech) of the City University of New York.
City Tech is located in downtown Brooklyn only one hundred meters from the Brooklyn Bridge. Surrounding sites that are either walking distance or a few subway stops away include Downtown Manhattan, the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, Prospect Park, Park Slope and DUMBO.
Following the tradition of the 1st International Symposium on Solar Sailing (ISSS 2007), which took place in June 2007 at Herrsching at Lake Ammersee, Bavaria, Germany, ISSS 2010 will focus on recent advances in solar sailing technologies and near-term solar sailing missions. Areas of particular interest include hardware, enabling technologies, concepts, designs, dynamics, navigation, control, modeling, and mission applications and programs.
Single-page abstracts of Papers intended for Presentation at the Symposium must be submitted via the Symposium website www.citytech.cuny.edu/isss2010 in either Microsoft Word or latex format (PDF files are not accepted) or e-mail as an attachment to AbstractISSS@citytech.cuny.edu.
Abstract submission deadline is May 15, 2010.
Proceedings will be published. They will include invited and contributed presentations. The template and typesetting instructions for a camera-ready text is available on Symposium website www.citytech.cuny.edu/isss2010.
The deadline for submission of a camera-ready text of a paper for Proceedings is June 5, 2010.
Registration for Symposium
The registration fee is $400 before June 1, 2010 and $450 after that date. For students, the registration fee is $200 before June 1, 2010 and $225 afterwards. Please register through our website www.citytech.cuny.edu/isss2010