Dear Colleagues!

It is my pleasure to announce that the 16th Joint Vacuum Conference (JVC-16) and the 14th European Vacuum Conference (EVC-14) and CroSloVM-23 meeting will be held together in Grand Hotel Bernardin in Portorož on Mediterranean cost in Slovenia between June 6th and 10th, 2016.

The website of the conference is at and contains all relevant data.

The conference will cover all vacuum-related fields:

  • Applied surface science
  • Surface science
  • Vacuum science and technology
  • Thin films and coatings
  • Nanotechnology
  • Plasma science and technology
  • Electronic materials
  • Surface engineering
  • Biointerfaces

Selected papers will be published as a special issue of the Vacuum journal.

Important dates

  • Registration: 1st January 2016
  • Abstract deadline: 29th February 2016
  • Early registration: 30th April 2016
  • Preliminary program: 1st May 2016

Please feel free to forward this email to any colleagues who might be interested in this event.

Looking forward to seeing you in Portorož, Slovenia next summer.

Janez Kovač,
Chairman of the JVC16/EVC14 conference

16th Joint Vacuum Conference (JVC-16), the 14th European Vacuum Conference (EVC-14) and the 23th Croatian Slovenian International Scientific Meeting on Vacuum Science and Technique, rok za prijavu 29.2.2016.