The conference focuses on the advances in the field of Mechanical Sciences applied to materials and manufacturing. In addition to contributory papers, the conference has invited renowned experts for delivering keynote addresses/special lectures in the field of Mechanical Sciences. The conference is aimed at creating a cross disciplinary summit that transcends departmental, institutional, industrial, public and private research organizational and global barriers and lends itself to the integration of research and education in the vital field of advanced materials.
This conference is dedicated to bring up substantial discussions on major sectors of advanced processing, material characterization, modeling and simulation, properties, performance and device fabrication. The conference is structured as follows: plenary lectures followed by parallel sessions. The plenary lectures introducing the theme of the conference will be delivered by eminent personalities of international repute to introduce the theme of the conference. Each parallel session starts with an invited talk on specific topic followed by contributed papers.VISIT EVENT WEBSITE
A core mission of the Materials Research Society is to promote leading-edge research on materials around the world. The Materials Research Society (MRS) and the Sociedad Mexicana de Materiales (SMM) are excited to be working together on this global effort by growing the International Materials Research Congress (IMRC) held annually in Cancun, Mexico.
A. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
A.1 Making Materials from the Bottom-Up—From Nuclei and Clusters to Application
A.2 Nano-Alloys—Theory, Synthesis and Characterization
A.3 Nano/Meso-Structured Carbon Materials—Theory and Experiments
A.4 Fundamentals, Characterization and Application of Atomic-Layer Deposited Materials
A.5 Inorganic Analogues to Graphene
A.6 Micro-Nanofabrication of Biomedical Devices—BioMEMS-NEMS, Lab-on-a-Chip and Organ-on-a-Chip
A.7 Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology
B. Materials for Energy Applications
B.1 Materials for Hydrogen Production, Storage and Fuel Cells
B.2 Advances on Biofuels—Materials, Characterization, Processing and Testing
B.3 Materials and Technologies for Energy Conversion, Saving and Storage (MATECSS)
B.4 Hybrid Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion
B.5 Advanced Polymer Photochemistry—From Fundamental Science to Material Technology
B.6 Photovoltaics, Solar Energy Materials and Technologies
B.7 Advances in Electrochemical Energy Storage
C. Soft Matter and Biomaterials
C.1 Materials, Surfaces and Interfaces for Medical Applications and Health
C.2 Biomedical Applications of Nanoparticles
C.3 Biomaterials for Tissue Regeneration
C.4 Materials and Interfaces Based on Biomolecular Self-Assembly
C.5 New Trends in Polymer Chemistry and Characterization
C.6 Soft and Biological Matter
C.7 Structure-Property Relationships in Biological and Bioinspired Hybrid Materials
D. Structural Materials
D.1 Advanced Structural Materials—Synthesis, Mechanics, Properties and Applications
D.2 Effect on Concrete of Supplementary Cementitious Materials and Smart Additives
D.3 Aeronautical and Aerospace Processes, Materials and Industrial Applications
D.4 Materials in Nuclear Science and Technology
D.5 High Entropy Alloys—Synthesis, Characterization and Potential Applications
D.6 NACE—Corrosion and Metallurgy
D.7 Materials and Advanced Coatings for Harsh Environments and Cutting-Edge Applications
E. Material Characterization
E.1 Advances in Scanning Probe Microscopy for Functional Imaging of Material
E.2 Microscopy of Materials and Nanomaterials
E.3 In Situ/Operando and Computational Studies of Electrochemical Energy Materials
E.4 Structural and Chemical Characterization of Metals and Alloys
E.5 Materials Characterization in the STEM—Applications, Insights and New Methods
E.6 Particle Accelerators for Science and Engineering of Materials
F. Functional Materials
F.1 Chalcogenide Semiconductor Research and Applications
F.2 Functional Materials Based on Perovskite-Type Oxides and Mixed Oxide-Anion Solids—Ferroics, Superconductors and Related Materials
F.3 Advanced Catalytic Materials
F.4 Shape-Memory and Self-Repairing Materials
F.5 Sensing Materials
F.6 Smart Synthesis, Emergent Properties and Advanced Characterization of Multifunctional Oxides
F.7 Phase Transitions in Functional Materials—From Fundamentals to Applications
F.8 Advances in Functional Semiconducting Materials
F.9 Materials and the Environment
F.10 Metamaterials and Their Applications
G.1 Active Matter and Processes Out of Equilibrium
G.2 Materials Science and Engineering Education—The General Public to Future Scientists and Engineers
G.3 Cultural Heritage and Archaeological Issues in Materials Science
G.4 Strategies for Fostering Academy-Industry Relationships
G.5 Low Cost Instrumentation—Empowering Science in Developing Countries
H. Materials for Electronic, Magnetic and Optical Devices
H.1 Advances in Organic and Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Materials for Electronics and Photonics
H.2 Memristive Devices—From Fundamentals to Applications
WMC. 3rd NANOMXCN, Mexico-China Workshop on Nano Materials/Science/Technology—Renewable Energy and Environment RemediationVISIT EVENT WEBSITE
Abstract Submission Open: August 31, 2016
Abstract Submission Deadline: November 30, 2016 — January 15, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: March 31, 2017
Paper Submission Open: March 31, 2017
Pre-Registration Deadline: April 30, 2017
The 21st International Conference on Composites Materials (ICCM-21) will be held in Xi'an, China, August 20-25, 2017. ICCM, the most premier conference in the field of composite materials, aims at encouraging the exchange of the researches and insights from scientists and scholars, and promoting research, development and use of composite material and structures. The conference theme for the ICCM-21 is "Advanced Composites: Innovation and Development", which tries to explore the very important role of innovation in the development of composite materials, and examine if the composite materials are making a difference in boosting the global economy. The conference includes plenary talks, keynote lectures, oral and poster, and various social programs for over 2,000 participants from around the world.
Xi'an, the capital of Shaanxi Province, is geographically at the heart of Northwest China and has a long history of 5,000 years. It is also one of the oldest cities in Asia with distinctive culture, being ranked as one of the top 10 tourist destinations in China. As the period of the ICCM-21 is in summer, the participants will have a pleasant time by visiting the attractive places in Xi'an.
Hope to see you in the historical and beautiful city of Xi'an in 2017!VISIT EVENT WEBSITE
GALM Detroit is the largest and most respected automotive lightweighting conference in the world – annually gathering 500+ leading automotive experts specialising in vehicle weight reduction.
GM, Ford, FCA, Toyota, Honda, Hyundai, BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Tesla, Aston Martin, Jaguar Land Rover, John Deere and more are just some of the major OEMs that consider this event to be the leading source for knowledge exchange, networking and new technology sourcing.
Home to the North American International Auto Show, Cobo Center, in Detroit, Michigan will be hosting GALM community for the 2nd consecutive year.Visit event website
The International Conference of Theoretical and Applied Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (TANN'17) aims to become the leading annual conference in fields related to nanoscience and nanotechnology. The goal of TANN'17 is to gather scholars from all over the world to present advances in the fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology and to foster an environment conducive to exchanging ideas and information. This conference will also provide an ideal environment to develop new collaborations and meet experts on the fundamentals, applications, and products of the mentioned fields.VISIT EVENT WEBSITE
In 2017, the 28th edition of the International Conference on Diamond and Carbon Materials will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden. The meeting will continue to feature high level research on a wide range of carbon-based materials.
Abstract submission open: submit abstracts by 24 March 2017.
Besides the traditional focus on diamond, carbon nanotubes, and graphene, novel materials like carbon nanodots and carbon nitrides are expected to play a more prominent role. This meeting traditionally spans the complete spectrum from materials preparation, over fundamental physical and chemical concepts, to applied research zooming in novel device concepts making use of the remarkable properties of carbon materials. Through the DCM Young Scholar Award, the participation of the next generation of scientists is highly encouraged, creating a vibrant forum where scientists from all over the world can meet to discuss and exchange their latest cutting-edge results on diamond and carbon materials.
Topics include but are not limited to:
- Deposition and in-situ doping of diamond
- Physical and chemical preparation methods of carbon materials such as carbon nanotubes, graphene, etc
- Diamond devices for power electronics, optoelectronics and sensors
- Defect engineering in diamond: quantum applications, novel sensors, etc.
- Carbon nanodots and particles
- Carbon-based heterostructures with novel oxide and nitride materials
- Principles of carbon surface physics and chemistry for energy harvesting and storage
- Device concepts using novel carbon materials for electronics, sensors, etc.
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This will be the 8th International Conference in the series organised by the European Structural Integrity Society- Technical Committee 4 on Fracture Mechanics related to Polymers, Polymeric Composites and Adhesives.
Subject areas covered:
Polymers: Low rate properties, Kc, Gc and Jc. Essential work of fracture, we. Impact and high rate properties. Ductile energy dissipation and notching effects. Environmental effects. Fracture in soft materials. Cutting, machining and scratching.
Composites: Delamination in continuous fibre composites including cross-ply and 3-D reinforcement. Impact and high rate properties. Fatigue and thermal properties. Toughness of short fibre and particulate composites. Nano and micro-scale composites. Mixed-mode and mode II fracture. Peeling of flexible laminates
Adhesives: Structural adhesives toughness evaluation. Geometry and thickness effects on Gc. Toughening mechanisms, including nano-scale additives. Impact and high rate behaviour. Peeling of flexible laminates.
Application of fracture mechanics: Service life prediction models, including cyclic fatigue loads and environmental ageing effects. Data for FE design codes. Applications in electronics, pipelines and layered structures. Crash simulations.VISIT EVENT WEBSITE
AEM2017 is a premier conference series on energy materials which will be held from September 11-13, 2017 at the University of Surrey, England (close to London) focusing on the following events:
- 2nd International Conference on Advanced Energy Materials
- 4th International Conference on Advanced Graphene Materials
- 10th International Conference on Advanced Nano Materials
- 1st International Conference on Solar Energy Materials
- 3rd International Conference on Hydrogen Energy
These international symposia, which will be hosted simultaneously as parallel sessions will promote the gathering of scientists, students and industry experts to exchange and enhance their knowledge and vanguard ideas for future energy applications.
The topics explored will include:
- Energy materials
- Hydrogen energy
- Hydrogen production
- Fuel cells
- Solar energy
- Alternative energy
- Mathematical modeling