SPECIAL SESSIONS

Special Session 1
FLUID FLOW, ENERGY TRANSFER & DESIGN (SS1)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Antonio F. Miguel
University of Evora, Portugal
Prof. Luiz Rocha
University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos -UNISINOS, 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 5
DIFFUSION AND IONIC CONDUCTIVITY IN INORGANIC COMPOUNDS (SS5)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Manfred Martin
RWTH Aachen University,
Germany

SPECIAL SESSION 6
ATOMIC TRANSPORT IN METALLIC LIQUIDS AND GLASSES (SS6)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Andreas Meyer
Institute of Materials Physics in Space, German Aerospace Center, Cologne, Germany
Prof. Bo Zhang
Hefei University of Technology, China
Dr. Noel Jakse
Université Grenoble Alpes
CNRS, Grenoble INP, SIMaP, France

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

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

Prof. Antonio G.B. de Lima
Federal University of Campina Grande,
Brazil

Special Session 8
FUNDAMENTAL TO APPLICATIONS OF LOW-DIMENSIONAL 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
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 THEIRAPPLICATION ON MATERIALS (SS11)

Organiser(s):
Prof. Keesam Shin
Changwon National University, S. Korea
Prof. Mark H. Rümmeli
Soochow University, China
Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research, Germany

Special Session 12
NANOTECHNOLOGY  IN OIL AND GAS (SS12)
Organiser(s):
Dr. Hassan Soleimani
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
Dr. Shelley Lorimer
MacEwan University, Canada
Special Session 14
BIOMEDICAL IMPLANTS AND DEVICES (SS14)
Organiser(s):
A/Prof. Tolou Shokuhfar
University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Prof. Cimara Fortes Ferreira
University of Tennessee Health Sciences, USA
Special Session 15
MULTI-PRINCIPAL ELEMENT ALLOYS: THERMODYNAMICS, DIFFUSION AND PHASE STABILITY (SS15)

Organiser(s):
PD Dr. Sergiy Divinski
Institute of Materials Physics, Germany
Prof. Dr. Aloke Paul
IISc Bangalore, India