The detailed schedule and associated events planned for the week and surrounding ICAR XI is now posted. Please use the menu to access the sessions and their associated abstracts.

All oral and poster presentations will take place at the Las Cruces Convention Center located at 680 E University Ave, Las Cruces, 88001 that is just east of the Courtyard Marriott Hotel.

To facilitate discussion during the conference, we are going to promote the use of an online question software that allows everyone to see all questions, upvote previously posed questions, and pose question anonymously.

Just scan the QR code or go to Slido!

Speaker Sessions Overview



  • Conference Check-in available from 14:00 to 17:00


  • Modelling and Numerical Simulations
  • Aerodynamics and Sediment Transport


  • Aerodynamics and Sediment Transport
  • Dunes and Bedforms
  • Experiments and Instrumentation


  • Field Trip to White Sands National Park and USDA Jornada Experimental Range
  • Special Instrument Demonstration Session


  • Coastal Environments
  • Interactions with Vegetation
  • Restoration and remediation
  • Anthropogenic Interactions
  • Paleoenvironments

ICAR XI Banquet : Located at the Picacho Peak Brewery at 3900 W Picacho Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88007 starting at 6:30 PM with Dinner served at 7:30 PM. To give or get rides to the Banquet, please meet in the convemtion center parking lot.


  • Dust
  • Planetary

ICAR XI Informal social closing event will start after the last session at “The Game” sports bar located at 2605 S Espina St, Las Cruces, NM 88001


  • Optimizing Planetary In-Situ Surface-Atmosphere Interaction Investigations (PlanetInsitu) workshop
  • The half-day program will include panel discussions about observation site selection considerations and avoiding spacecraft-induced perturbations, and continue discussions from the ICAR week on relevant instrument types (including those demonstrated on the fieldtrip).
  • Registration is free, but required, REGISTER HERE (note: separate from ICAR registration).