SPECIAL SESSIONS

Special Session 1
FLUID FLOW, ENERGY TRANSFER & DESIGN (SS1)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Antonio F. Miguel
University of Evora, Portugal 

Prof. Luiz Rocha
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Special Session 2
FUNDAMENTAL DIFFUSION PROCESSES AND REACTIONS IN ENGINEERING MATERIALS (SS2)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Helmut Mehrer
Universitat Munster, Germany 

Prof. Graeme Murch
University of Newcastle, Australia 

Prof. Irina Belova
University of Newcastle, Australia
Special Session 3
GRAIN BOUNDARIES AND INTERFACES: STRUCTURE, THERMODYNAMICS AND DIFFUSION PROPERTIES (SS3)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Vladimir V. Popov
Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia 

Prof. Boris B. Straumal
Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Special Session 4
ALTERNATIVE ENERGIES (SS4)
Organiser(s):
Dr. Germán Ferreira
University of Zaragoza, Spain

Prof. Gorin Alexander
Swinburne University of Technology, 
Sarawak Campus, Malaysia 
Special Session 5
CARBON AND OXIDE NANOSTRUCTURES (SS5)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Noorhana Yahya
Universiti PETRONAS, Malaysia 
Special Session 6
DRYING AND WETTING OF SOLIDS AND PARTICULATE MATERIALS (SS6)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Antonio Gilson Barbosa de Lima 
Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil

Prof. Joao Delgado 
University of Porto, Portugal

Special Session 7
HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER IN POROUS MEDIA (SS7)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Joao Delgado 
University of Porto, Portugal

Special Session 8
FUNDAMENTALS TO APPLICATIONS IN 2D MATERIALS (SS8)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Gregory Kozlowski,
Wright State University, USA

Prof. Patrick Soukiassian
Universite de Paris-Sud/Orsay, France

Dr. John Boeckl
Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, AFRL, USA

Special Session 9
NANO/BIO MATERIALS SYNTHESIS,
CHARACTERIZATION, MODELING AND APPLICATIONS
(SS9)
Organiser(s):
Prof. A. Shokuhfar 
K.N.Toosi University of Technology, Iran

Prof. Constantin Politis
University of Patras, Greece
Special Session 10
HYDROGEN-RELATED KINETICS IN MATERIALS (SS10)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Markus Wilde
Institute of Industrial Science, 
The University of Tokyo, Japan
Special Session 11
MICROSCOPY, MICROANALYSIS AND THEIR APPLICATION ON MATERIALS (SS11)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Keesam Shin 
Changwon National University, Republic of Korea

Special Session 12
NANOTECHNOLOGY IN OIL AND GAS (SS12)

Organiser(s):
Dr. Hassan Soleimani 
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, 
Malaysia

Special Session 13
SURFACE TREATMENTS OF ADVANCED MATERIALS (SS13)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Carlos Roberto Grandini 
UNESP, Brazil

Prof. Ana Paula Rosifini Alves Claro
UNESP, Brazil
rosifini@feg.unesp.br 

Prof. Luis Augusto Rocha
UNESP, Brazil
lrocha@fc.unesp.br

Special Session 14
BIOMEDICAL IMPLANTS AND DEVICES (SS14)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Tolou Shokuhfar
Michigan Tech University-Mechanical Engineering, USA 

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Abstract Submission is OPEN!
Deadline for Abstract Submission:
16th FEBRUARY, 2015

(note that it is not compulsory to submit an Abstract to attend the Conference)

Notification of acceptance:
until 20th FEBRUARY, 2015

Early Bird Registration: until 15th MARCH, 2015

Reduced Registration Fee
Until 20th December, 2014


Deadline for Full Paper
Submission:
Until 15th July, 2015

(Not compulsory to submit a Full
Paper / Manuscript)

ADVANCED COURSES
28 & 29 June, 2015

DSL2015:
22-26 June, 2015