Welcome to the 13th International Symposium on Electrokinetics (ELKIN)
to be held at the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
June 12-14, 2019

Martin Z. Bazant, Organizer of ELKIN 2019 @ MIT
on behalf of the ELKIN Scientific Advisory Board

Abstract submission is now closed.

Registration is now open. “Early Bird” rate was until April 12 .

Check this site for updates on registration and scientific program, which will include two commemorative sessions:

Fundamentals of Colloid Science: A Tribute to J. Hans Lyklema (1930-2017).    

Electrokinetic instabilities:  A Celebration of the 70th Birthday of Isaak Rubinstein

and several co-sponsored sessions:

– 3rd International Symposium on Physics of Membrane Processes @ MIT, June 14, 2019, co-sponsored by the PMP working group,

Ionic Liquids for Energy, co-sponsored by the MIT-Imperial College London Seed Fund with Alexei Kornyshev

Electrokinetic Nanofluidics, with the CENT Energy Frontier Research Center  

– Electrokinetics for the oil and gas industry, co-sponsored by Aramco

– Other general sponsors of ELKIN @ MIT include the International Society of Electrochemistry and the American Electrophoresis Society

Our Sponsors


Accion Systems
MIT: Center for Enhanced Nonofluidic Transport