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As part of an ongoing effort to better serve the global physics community, APS has dedicated resources to further its international engagement activities. Learn more about APS programs, events, publications, and networks offered to the physics community in South America.
Any statistics listed on this page are representative of APS Members in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela
FGSA Travel Award for Excellence in Graduate Research
Recognizes graduate students who have made noteworthy progress in academics, providing travel funding to attend scientific conferences. Learn more
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Fundamental Physics Innovation Awards
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Fundamental Physics Innovation Awards provide funding to bring people together to discuss and collaborate on ideas to advance research in the physics of fundamental particles and interactions. Learn more
APS signs agreements with other physical societies to exchange certain member benefits. Learn more
March Meeting 2022
February 28-March 4, 2022
April Meeting 2022
April 9-12, 2022
New York, NY
Physical Review Journals
Articles in APS News about this Region
View articles that have appeared in the International News column of APS News.
APS Forum on International Physics (FIP) Newsletter
Stay up to date with the activities of the APS Forum on International Physics by reading the most recent FIP Newsletter.
The APS Government Affairs has partnered with APS members to advocate for openness and scientific mobility in hundreds of meetings with Congressional staff across the United States. Learn more
The Task Force on Expanding International Engagement examined how the Society can better serve its international members and the global physics community. Share your feedback & ideas with us!
The APS Council of Representatives is an elected body of APS Members that addresses matters related to science and membership, including science policy. International Councilors serve a four year term and provide the perspectives and opinions of international physicists during APS Council discussions and decisions.
Ahmadou Wagué (Board)
Universite Cheikh, Dakar
Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
*APS members whose primary residence is the US are not included in these statistics.
American School of Brasilia
Brasília, DF - Brazil
As part of the 2020-2021 STEP UP Ambassador Cohort, Yusuf is translating STEP UP teaching resources into Portuguese for use across Brazil. He is working with his local network to get these translated resources to teachers, researchers, teacher training programs, and middle schools. As a faculty member at the American School of Brasilia, he is building a network with other American international schools in Brazil and many other countries to get the word out about STEP UP.