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Symposia Structure

Area A: Functional Materials
Area Coordinator: Emmanouel Giannelis

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
A1

Carbon-based nanomaterials

Eric Anglaret
Vladimir Falko
Costas Galiotis
Maurizio Prato
A2

Innovations in Functional Nanomagnets

Makis Angelakeris
Michael Farle
Panagiotis Poulopoulos
Radek Zboril 
A3

Functional Polymers and Related (Nano)Composites

 

Jean-Francois Gerard
Philippe Dubois
Ton Peijs
A5

Colloidal Nanoparticles: Synthesis, functionalization and applications

Antonios G. Kanaras 
Wolfgang Parak
Liberato Manna
Catherine Dendrinou Samara
A6

Advanced Materials for Space Exploration

George Vekinis
Barrie Dunn
A7

Functional Nanomaterials for Novel Applications

Paloma Fernandez
Ana Cremades
Oliver Rader
Peter Schaaf
A8

Materials by Design

Julien Varignon
Nicholas C. Bristowe
A9

Functional Membranes

Volker Abetz
Katja Loos
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Area B: Structural Materials
Area Coordinators: Hans-Jurgen Christ &
Gregory Haidemenopoulos

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)

B1

Advanced High Strength Steels

 

Wolfgang Bleck
Francisca Caballero
Ronald Schnitzer
B2
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Light Weight Metals

Michele V. Manuel
Norbert Hort
Alan Luo
Eric Nyberg
Mathieu Brochu
Frank Monheillet
B3

High-temperature alloys

Srdjan Milenkovic
Shigehisa Naka
B4

Advanced properties of SPD-processed
metallic materials

 

Heinz Werner Hoppel
Andrea Bachmaier
Anton Hohenwarter
B5

Advanced Ceramics

Thomas Graule
Jerzy Tadeusz Lis
Athena Tsetsekou
Dariusz Kata
B6

Advanced Composites

Aravind Dasari
Bodo Fiedler
B7

Hybrid and Metal Organic Framework (MOF) Materials 

Bartolomeo Civalleri
Jin-Chong Tan
B8

High Entropy Alloys and Compositionally Complex Alloys

Glatzel Uwe
Easo George
B9

Bulk Metallic Glasses

Jurgen Eckert
Jorg F. Loffler
B10

Fatigue, Wear and Corrosion of Materials and Structures

Georgios Savaidis
Michael Vormwald
Wolfram Furbeth
B11

Mechanical Properties and Microstructure

Tilmann Beck
Frank Walther
    UP

Area C: Processing
Area Coordinators: Nikolaos Michailidis & Ke Lu

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
C1

Coatings and Surface Modification Techniques

Elias Aperathitis
Albano Cavaleiro
Rainer Cremer
Ru Lin Peng
 C2

Laser-based processing and manufacturing

Robert Eason
Andres F. Lasagni
Romer Gert-willem
Ioanna Zergioti
 C3

Powder routes: from synthesis to processing

Claude  Estournes
Christophe  L. Martin
 C4

Additive Manufacturing

Ugo Lafont
Alberto Molinari
Sebastian Piegert
Eduard Hryha
 C5

Interface Design and Modelling, Wetting and High-Temperature Capillarity

Simeon Agathopoulos
Fabrizio Valenza 
 C6

Joining

Ivan Kaban
Christof Sommitsch
 C7

Steel Making

Johannes Schenk
Spyros Papaeftymiou 
 C8

Solidification, Casting, Foundry and Liquid Metal processing

Alexandros Karantzalis
Andrew Kennedy
 C9

Manufacturing Processes

K.D. Bouzakis
Luca Settineri
 C10

Thermomechanical Processing, Severe Plastic Deformation and Nano-structuring

G. Angella
T. Grosdidier
J. Ivanisenko
M. Krzyzanowski
 C11

Processes and Materials for Nanoelectronics

Dimitris Tsoukalas
Marco Fanciulli
Alain Claverie
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Area D: Characterization and Modelling
Area Coordinators: Eric Le Bourhis & Sotirios Ves

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
D1

Materials Science with Synchrotron Radiation X-rays

Federico Boscherini
Maria Katsikini
Peter D. Lee
D2

Nanoscale Materials Characterization and Modeling by Advanced Microscopy Methods

        
        

Thomas Walther 
Georgios Dimitrakopulos
Slawomir Kret
Georgios Fourlaris
D3

Materials at extreme conditions: static or dynamic compression combined or not with low or high temperatures 

Jean Paul Itie
John Arvanitidis
Ilias Zouboulis
D4

Small scale mechanics, fracture,
interface, experiments and modeling

Christophe Pinna
Eric Le Bourhis
D5

Application of ICME principles in the design of structural materials

Ulrich Prahl
Ernst Kozeschnik
Javier Llorca
Yu Zhong
D6
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Multi-Length-Scale Innovations in Damage Evolution in Materials: Characterization, Modeling, and Validation

 Bernard Normand
Ellen Cerreta
George T Gray III
Damien Feron
D8

Ab initio models for thermodynamic and elastic properties of advanced materials

Sergei Dudarev
Martin Friak
D9

Qualification and modelling of structural and fuel materials for sustainable nuclear reactors

Lorenzo Malerba
Marjorie Bertolus
Jana Kalivodova
D10

Multiscale Modeling of Materials

Karakasidis Theodoros
Kalliadasis Serafim
Koumoutsakos Petros
Tserpes Konstantinos
Schmauder Siegfried
    UP

Area E: Energy and Environment
Area Coordinators: Maria Luisa Di Vona &
Emmanuel Giannelis

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
E1

Hydrogen production, conversion, and storage

Maria Luisa Di Vona
Bogdan Kuchta
Ioannis Kallitsis
Toshiyuki Mori
E2

Batteries and Supercapacitors

Philippe Knauth
Isabella Nicotera
Alan V. Chadwick
Jean Scoyer
E3
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Materials for Energy harvesting

Spyros Diplas
Theodora Kyratsi
Truls Norby
Paul R. Ohodnicki
Amit Pandey
Monica Della Pirriera
Susan Schorr
Joao Manuel de Almeida Serra
Jianwu Sun
E4

Materials for Nuclear Energy (fusion, fission)

Thierry Angot
Christian Grisolia
Dirk Engelberg
E6

Advanced Materials for Transport Applications

Dirk Lehmhus
Axel von Hehl
Rene Alderliesten
Kambiz Kayvantash
Jorg Hohe
Joachim Hausmann
    UP

Area F: Biomaterials and Healthcare
Area Coordinators: Jerome Chevalier &
Maria Vallet-Regi

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
F1

Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering

Antonio Salinas
Aldo Boccaccini
Chiara Vitale-Brovarone
Katharina SchmidtBleek
Didier Letourneur

F2

Biomaterials for therapeutic delivery

Miguel Manzano
Joao Mano
Maria Vallet-Regi
F3

Nanobiomaterials and nanotechnology for implants, devices and theranostics 

Alejandro Baeza
Daniel Ruiz-Molina
Maria Vallet-Regi
F4

The Next Generation of Implants with Multi-functional Properties: Advanced Synthesis, Processing and Surface Modification Methods for Biomaterials

Aldo Boccaccini
Pieter Cools
Laurent Gremillard
Paola Palmero
F5

Translation of biomaterials research towards innovation and product development: from concepts to clinic

Jerome Chevalier
Hakan Engqvist
Tobias Fuederer
Christophe Marquette
Corrado Piconi
F6   

Bio-Inspired Materials: From structural materials towards multi-functional biomaterials

Peter Fratzl
Julian Jones
Sylvain Meille
Eduardo Saiz
Authors presenting at the symposia of Area F: "Biomaterials and Healthcare" will be invited to submit their papers to a special issue to be published in the Open Access journal "Materials". Guest editors: A. R. Boccaccini, J. Chevalier, M. Vallet-Regi
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Area G: Education and Technology Transfer
Area Coordinator: Heinrich Hofmann

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
G1 Competences and basic knowledge in the
ICT ER
Paloma Fernandez
G2 Key material fields for modern curricula H.M. Polatoglou
Mebarek Alouani
Michael Finnis
G3 Critical Materials in Design, Manufacturing and Recycling Margarethe Hofmann
G4 Transferable skills for Masters and PhD’s in Material science Heinrich Hofmann
Emmanuel Giannelis
    UP

Area H: Raw Materials
Area Coordinators: Bart Blanpain & Patrice Turchi

  Title of Area / Symposium Organizer(s)
H1
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Critical Materials: Impact on Near-term Advanced Energy Technologies

Orlando Rios
P. E. A. Turchi
Iver Anderson
Steve Constantinides
Roderick Eggert
H2

Sustainable Production of (Critical) Materials

Dimitrios Panias
Mishra Brajendra
Guo Muxing
 H3

Materials Life Cycle Approach and Flow Analysis

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Margarethe Hofmann-Amtenbrink
Alessandra Hool
Roland Gau?
Guido Sonnemann
    UP