SIAM Conference on Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science (MS04)
May 23-26, 2004
Hyatt Regency Los Angeles at Macy's Plaza
Los Angeles, California

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SIAM Registration Desk

The SIAM registration desk is located in the Regency Foyer. It is open at the following times:

Saturday, May 22 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, May 23 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Monday, May 24 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday, May 25 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday, May 26 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Registration Fees

Pre-registration deadline – Monday, May 3, 2004

On-site registration form will be disconnected at 4PM EDT!
If registration and payment are not received by this date, you will be expected to pay the ON-SITE fee upon arrival at the conference.

All advance registration payments are to be made by credit card, check, or money order. All fees are quoted in U.S. dollars.

MS04 Conference Registration
SIAM Member
(on or before 5/03/04)
On-site Registration
(after 5/03/04)

Student registration is available for undergraduate and graduate students ONLY. The student rate is not available to post-doctorates.

Conference Registration Fee Includes:

Please Note:
It is SIAM policy that all speakers must pre-register. Speakers who do not pre-register will be required to register on site at the higher rate.

Conference Speakers
The Conference Organizing Committee expects every speaker in a scheduled presentation to register and attend the conference.

If it becomes necessary for a speaker to cancel a presentation, he or she must try to find an alternate presenter immediately, preferably a co-author. Contact SIAM Program Manager, Darrell Ross immediately with any change to a scheduled presentation. Please e-mail the Program Manager at

A “no-show” or cancelled presentation can cause serious inconvenience to the attendees and conference organizers. The committee thanks all speakers in advance for their compliance with this request.

How to Register
Web: Submit the On-Line Registration Form. You will receive an e- mail confirmation acknowledging your registration within 10-15 working days. If you do not receive it, SIAM has not processed your registration. Please contact
Fax: (215) 386-7999
Phone: (215) 382-9800
Mail: SIAM Conference Department
3600 University City Science Center
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688 U.S.A.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation on or before April 5 - Full Refund
April 6 – May 3 - $75.00 Cancellation Fee
After May 3 - No Refund

Credit Cards
SIAM accepts VISA, MasterCard, and American Express. Please indicate credit card type, account number, and the expiration date on the Registration Form .

Pre-register and Save!
We urge attendees to pre-register and save!

To qualify for the pre-registration rate, return the Registration Form with payment to reach the SIAM office or register on-line (by 4 PM EDT) on Monday, May 3. Registrations received without payment will not be processed.

Any registration received at the SIAM office after Monday, May 3, will be subject to the full registration fee. We urge you to pre-register and save $100.

There will be no pro-rated fees. Refunds will not be issued after Monday, May 3.

SIAM Corporate Members and Sponsors
SIAM is pleased to acknowledge its corporate members. In recognition of this support, non-member attendees who are employed by the following corporate members and sponsors are entitled to the SIAM member registration rate:

Corporate Members
Aerospace Corporation
Airforce Office of Scientific Research
AT&T Laboratories - Research
Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies
The Boeing Company
Exxon Research and Engineering
General Motors Corporation
Hewlett-Packard Company
IBM Corporation
IDA Center for Communications Research, La-Jolla
IDA Center for Communications Research, Princeton
Institute for Defense Analyses, Center for Computing Sciences
Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Mentor Graphics
Merck & Co., Inc.
Microsoft Corporation
MSC.Software Corporation
National Security Agency
NEC Laboratories America, Inc.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, managed by UT-Battelle for the Department of Energy
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, operated for the Department of Energy by Battelle
Palo Alto Research Center
Philips Research
Schlumberger-Doll Research

Corporate Sponsors

List current at time of publication.