University of Minnesota
U of M, ME Dept: Center for Filtration Research
Center for Filtration Research

53rd CFR Review Meeting - April 24-25, 2018


Because this meeting will be held jointly with AFS FiltCon 2018 (website), special name badges will be necessary to gain entrance to CFR meeting sessions and lunches. Registration is mandatory to procure a name badge. Deadline to register was noon on Tuesday, April 17th.

Registration is now closed. Name badge pick-up will begin at 7:30am outside Isanti 3.

Meeting Program

Final Program (PDF link)


The meeting will held at the Mystic Lake Conference Center (website) in Prior Lake, MN. Mystic Lake is about 40 minutes southwest of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). Watch for announcements concerning session locations closer to the meeting date.

Mystic Lake Center AREA MAP
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.
Prior Lake, MN 55372

Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms has been arranged at the Mystic Lake Center through the AFS conference. The ATTENDEE rate will be $135/night + tax.

Hotel Reservation Link
The cut-off date for room reservations is April 4th.

CFR Networking Dinner

There will be a networking dinner on Tuesday, April 24th beginning at 6:00pm at The Meadows Bar and Grill, located on the 2nd floor of the Mystic Lake Hotel. This meeting is for both our local (limit 2 please) and out-of-town attendees. Registration is required for this event.

The Meadows Bar and Grill (website)
2400 Mystic lake Blvd.
Prior Lake, MN 55372

Post Meeting Out-of-Town Travelers Dinner

Can't leave until Thursday? There will be a dinner Wednesday evening for our out-of-town travelers. The dinner will begin at 6:00pm and be held at Mystic Steakhouse, located within the Mystic Lake Hotel. Registration is required for this event.

Mystic Steakhouse (website)
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.
Prior Lake, MN 55372

Save-the-Date: Fall Meeting

The 54th Review Meeting will be held on October 25-26, 2018 in Corning, New York. Member company, Corning Incorporated, has agreed to host.

Contact Us

Please contact Jennifer Dahal (612) 626-8111 or CFR Director, Prof. David Y.H. Pui (612) 625-2537 should you have any questions about the meeting.