Dear colleagues and friends,

It is my pleasure to invite you to the Third International Conference on New Trends in Chemometrics and Applications (NTCA-2016) to be held from 25 to 28 May 2016 in Ankara University ÖRSEM Hotel, Side-Antalya, Turkey. As usual in NTCA Conferences, pre-conference course (Short Chemometrics Course) will be held before the main conference program. This course will take place in the ÖRSEM Hotel from 23 - 24 May 2016 .

The conference brings together a multidisciplinary community developing and using a wide range of chemometrics and application (Regression and Calibration, Multivariate Techniques, Classification, Pattern recognition, Clusteranalysis, Quantitative and Qualitative analysis, Experimental Design and Optimization, New Algorithms, N-way Data Analysis, Signal Processing Methods (Fourier Transform, Wavelet Analysis, Derivative Spectrophotometry, Process Control, Quality Assurance, Validation, acreditation, Quantitative Structure Activity Relation-ships (QSAR), Analysis of Spectroscopy Data, Analytical Method Validation, Teaching of Chemometrics) ), as well as those who work on chemometric techniques applicable to the study of chromatography, inorganic and organic analysis, spectroscopy and optical methods, environmental analysis, electroanalytical chemistry, chemical and pharmaceutical analysis, thermal analysis, clinical analysis, microscopy, food and plant analysis, radioanalytical chemistry, water and waste analysis, material science and characterization, chemical and process engineering, etc.

All the participants are warmly invited to submit contributions for both poster and oral presentations. The conference will be organized with plenary lectures, keynotes lectures and short oral presentations.

Looking forward to welcoming you in Antalya, I send my very best regards.

Sincerely yours,

Prof.Dr.Erdal Dinç