• welcome

    SIMSUG 2017 aims to be a stable isotope user group meeting that provides a dynamic forum for discussing state of the art approaches, methodologies and new applications in stable isotope research and mass spectrometry


    Presentations by early career researchers, including PhD students, are particularly welcome and keynote lectures will be interspersed throughout the presentations


    Registration and abstract submission are now open

    (please see below for more information)


    • 21/03/2017 Thank you to the Quaternary Research Association for their sponsorship of SIMSUG 2017
    • 03/03/2017 Thank you to Goss Scientific Instruments for their sponsorship of SIMSUG 2017
    • 07/02/2017 Thank you to Thermo Fisher Scientific for their sponsorship of SIMSUG 2017
    • 23/01/2017 SIMSUG keynotes will be given by Dr Peter Wynn (Lancaster) and Dr Tamsin O'Connell (Cambridge)
    • 13/01/2017 Conference dinner to be held at the Nottingham Galleries of Justice
    • 13/01/2017 Accommodation suggests are now listed below
    • 11/01/2017 Thank you to Iso-Analytical for their sponsorship of SIMSUG 2017
    • 06/01/2017 Thank you to Elemental Microanalysis for their sponsorship of SIMSUG 2017
    • 03/01/2017 Registration will open on the 1st April 2017
    • 20/12/2016 Thank you to Elementar & Isoprime, Sercon, and Elemtex for their sponsorship of SIMSUG 2017
    • 22/11/2016 The SIMSUG 2017 website is now live! If you would like to attend the meeting, please register your interest

    Check back for future updates!

  • key dates

    6th March 2017

    registration opens

    1st June 2017

    registration & abstract deadline

    5th - 7th July 2017

    SIMSUG meeting

  • registration

    Registration is open!

    To register for SIMSUG 2017 please use the following link: https://bgs.eventhq.co.uk/simsug-2017


    Early registration is advised as places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis


    The deadline for registration is 1st June 2017


    If you have any questions or encounter technical issues during registration, please email jackl@bgs.ac.uk

  • abstracts

    Abstract submission is open!

    To submit an abstract for SIMSUG 2017, please download and fill out the following document:


    SIMSUG 2017 Abstract Submission Form


    All completed abstract forms should be returned to jackl@bgs.ac.uk


    The deadline for abstract submission is 1st June 2017

  • programme

    provisional adenda

    • 5th July: arrival and optional meet in Nottingham for an informal dinner
    • 6th July: all day talks and poster sessions at the BGS with an early evening walking tour of Nottingham and conference dinner
    • 7th July: talks and posters including manufacturers talks (depart mid afternoon)


    conference dinner

    The SIMSUG 2017 conference dinner will be held at the Galleries of Justice in Nottingham City Centre. The evening will also include a history tour http://www.galleriesofjustice.org.uk/


    Dinner will be followed by an optional short walking tour of Nottingham

  • keynotes

    Dr Peter Wynn

    University of Lancaster

    "Subglacial methane sources and sinks - an isotopic approach"

    Dr Tamsin O'Connell

    University of Cambridge

  • venue

    SIMSUG 2017 will be hosted by the Stable Isotope Facility at the British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham

  • accommodation

    suggestions for accommodation, please book early to get the best available rate

    hotels closer to Nottingham train station

    • Jurys Inn, Station Street, Nottingham NG2 3BJ from £72 www.jurysinns.com
    • Hotel Ibis Nottingham Centre, 16 Fletcher Gate, Nottingham NG1 2FS from £45 www.accorhotels.com
    • Premier Inn, Nottingham Arena, London Rd, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 4UU from £42 www.premierinn.com

    hotels closer to British Geological Survey, Keyworth

  • sponsors

    special thanks to our sponsors and supporters

  • contact