Symposia & Forums


A. Technologies for the Environment and the Sound Material-Cycle Society

A-1 Analytical and Assessment Methods in Materials and Environmental Technologies
A-2 International Symposium on the Social Acceptance of Engineered Nanomaterials
A-3 Materials Technology Inspired by Natural Phenomena and Natural Materials
A-4 Advances in the Application of Biomass
A-5 Materials for Living - Environment・Energy・Medicine -
A-6 Autonomous Micro Systems for Life, Green and Safety
A-7 Design of Advanced Fuel Cell Materials, Devices and Systems
A-8 Photocatalytic Materials and Applications on Energy and Environment
A-9 Cutting-edge Thermoelectric Materials for Heat-to-Electricity Direct Conversion
A-10 Environmental Friendly Carbon Films and their Deposition Technology
A-11 Sustainable Mobility Materials

B. Technologies for Human-Friendly Materials

B-1 Biomaterials and Biomimetic Materials
B-2 Ceramic Materials for Biomedical Applications
B-3 Materials in Biomechanics and Biotribology
B-4 Nano-biotechnologies on Interfaces
B-5 Advanced Study in Science and Technology for Soft Matter
B-6 Advanced Liquid Crystals
B-7 Soft Actuators and Related Energy-Conversion Materials
B-8 Chemical Sensing and Sensor Devices for Chemical Space Information
B-9 Next-generation Organic Electronics Aiming towards Energy Harvesting
B-10 Molecular Thin Films
B-11 Energy and Green Materials
B-12 Functional Self-Organized Materials

C. Advanced Materials for Eco-technology

C-1 Magnetic Materials and Spintronics
C-2 Mechanical Properties of Steels
C-3 Nitride and Diamond Semiconductors
C-4 Innovation for Highly Reliable Advanced Ceramics
C-5 Damage and Failure Mechanics of Engineering Materials
C-6 Frontiers in Plasmonic Nanomaterials
C-7 Graphene
C-8 Advanced Oxide Materials – Bulks, Thin Films, and Nanostructures
C-9 Recent Advances in Superconductivity - Materials, Processing, and Applications
C-10 Advanced Ferroic Materials: Processing, Characterization and Device Application
C-11 Nano-Scale Functional Materials: Advanced Syntheses, Characterization, Functions, and Applications

D. Fabrication, Processing and Characterization Technologies for Advanced Materials

D-1 Innovative Material Technologies Utilizing Ion Beams
D-2 Frontier of Nano-Materials Based on Advanced Plasma Technologies
D-3 Synthesis, Processing and Characterization of Nanoscale Functional Materials
D-4 Fabrication of Thin Films
D-5 Control of Interfaces and Materials Processing for Nanoelectronics
D-6 Novel Functionalities by Cooperative Excitations
D-7 Functional Surface Science & Engineering
D-8 Three-dimensional Microfabrication and MEMS
D-9 Scientific Basis of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle II
D-10 Innovative Imaging Technologies using X-ray Scattering and Atom Probe Microscopy
D-11 Development of Environmentally Friendly Processes and Materials
- Including Solution Processes and Their Applications -
D-12 Advances in Computational Materials Science and Technology
D-13 Advanced Nanoparticles- Synthesis, Characterization and Applications

E. Interdisciplinary Field

E-1 Materials Frontier

F. Education of Materials Sciences and Technologies

F-1 Materials Science and Education

G. Special Symposium

G-1 Crystallography in Materials Science & Engineering-Memorial for IYCr2014


FR-1 Outreach and ICT Based Education in the Materials Science and Technology
FR-2 Materials, Environment and Water
IUMRS-THEMED FORUM Materials Innovation and Technology for a Future Global Community