Australia’s largest interdisciplinary technical meeting on the latest advances in materials science, engineering and technology.

Our technical program will cover a range of themes identified by researchers and industry as issues of topical interest.

Please submit abstracts online by Thursday 30th July 2020

We invite prospective authors to submit a brief abstract, less than 250 words and including 3 key words.
The symposia theme(s) should be indicated. All abstracts must be submitted online, click here.

Symposia Themes of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

  • Additive, advanced & future manufacturing, processes and products
  • Advances in materials characterisation
  • Advances in steel technology
  • Biomaterials & nanomaterials for medicine
  • Ceramics, glass & refractories
  • Corrosion and degradation of materials
  • Durable materials & wear resistant materials for demanding environments  
  • Light metals design
  • Materials for energy generation, conversion and storage
  • Materials for the nuclear wast forms and fuels
  • Materials simulation & modelling
  • Metal casting & thermomechanical processing
  • Nanostructured/nanoscale materials and interfaces
  • Innovative building materials in civil infrastructures
  • Photonics, sensors, optoelectronics & ferro electrics
  • Progress in cements and geopolymers
  • Surfaces thin films & coatings
  • Translational research in polymers and composites
  • Use of waste materials and environmental remediation