XVII B-MRS Meeting: last call for symposium proposals.



Call for symposium proposals

The Brazilian Materials Research Society (B-MRS) invites the international scientific community to submit symposium proposals for the XVII B-MRS Meeting.

The deadline to submit the proposals was extended until February 19th, 2018.

The XVII B-MRS Meeting will be held from September 16 to 20, 2018 in the city of Natal (state of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil), in the convention center of Praiamar Hotel, located about 100 meters from the famous beach of Ponta Negra.The meeting chair is Prof. Antonio Martinelli, from the Brazilian Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN).

Anyone with a doctoral degree, performing research in Brazil or abroad can submit a thematic symposium proposal on any topic within the field of Materials Science and Technology (fabrication, modification, properties, characterization and applications of materials). Proposals must be filled in online.

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About B-MRS Meeting. Interdisciplinary and international, the B-MRS annual meeting is dedicated to the presentation and discussion, in English, of scientific and technological advances achieved in the field of materials. The meeting has gathered up to 2,000 participants from all Brazilian regions and dozens of other countries. Thematic symposia include oral and poster sessions and invited lectures, and are axes of B-MRS meetings program, besides plenary lectures, industrial exhibition and awards ceremony.


About Natal. Natal is the capital city of the state of Rio Grande do Norte. It was founded in 1599. The city features sea beaches, dunes, rivers, lagoons, Atlantic Forest reserves, historic buildings and a large tourism infrastructure. Also, a beatiful culture that can be experienced through music, crafts and cuisine. Natal has a modern international airport. In September, the climate of Natal, known as “city of the sun”, is dry and with average temperature of around 25°C.

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