XVIII B-MRS Meeting: in numbers.


  • logoApproximately 1,700 participants.
  • Gender: 56% men, 44% women.
  • 42% graduate students, 35% professional students, 23% undergraduate students.
  • Procedure of participants: 27 countries in South, Central and North America, Europe and Asia (95% of Brazil, from 25 states of the federation, covering the 5 regions of the country).
  • Institutions represented: around 400.
  • 23 symposia organized by over 100 organizers from 9 countries.
  • Over 2,000 works effectively presented (approximately 1,500 posters, 400 oral and 100 guest lectures).
  • 34 awarded works among 137 works submitted to compete for the awards.
  • 14 rooms for simultaneous oral presentations.
  • 8 plenary lectures and 1 memorial lecture
  • 13 technical lectures by exhibitors.
  • 1 tutorial, 2 discussion panels and 1 workshop.
  • 17 sponsors – exhibitors.
  • 33 supporters, mainly publishers/scientific journals and Brazilian funding agencies.