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PDC news and call for nominations for the Sidhu award

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The Pittsburgh Diffraction Soc. is pleased to announce that its next conference will be held in New Brunswick, NJ, at the Rutgers U. Inn, October 30 - November 1, 2003. The symposia are 'Macromolecular Complexes of Biological Interest', 'The Single Crystal – Powder Diffraction Interface' and 'Teaching Diffraction to Undergraduates'. There will be a reception and poster session on October 30 and a banquet and award ceremony on October 31, during which the Sidhu Award will be made. Nominations are herein requested for this award, which is made in honor of Professor Surhain Sidhu, to a scientist within 5 years of the PhD who has made an outstanding contribution to crystallography or diffraction. For further information and to submit nominations, please email (emge@rutchem.rutgers.edu) or mail to: T.J. Emge, Dept. of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers, The State U. of New Jersey, 610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854.