9th International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies

ICMAT 2017 | 18 - 23 June 2017 | Suntec Singapore

Symposium L

Novel Solution Processes for Advanced Functional Materials

Category: Functional Materials


Mangalore University, India

Mei Chee TAN
Singapore University of Technology & Design, Singapore


University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

University of Cologne, Germany


Mangalore University
Email: kbyrappa@gmail.com


Symposium Scope

  • Solution processing – General Conventional Methods and Novel Methods
  • CBD, Soft Solution Processing, Spray Pyrolysis, Solution Plasma Processing, etc.
  • High temperature solution methods
  • Solution Routes for Polyscale Crystal Growth – Bulk single crystals, Fine crystals and Nanocrystals
  • Hydrothermal synthesis, Hydrothermal processing, Solvothermal reactions, Solvothermal synthesis, Carbonothermal synthesis, Ammonothermal synthesis, Glycothermal synthesis, Chemistry of hydrothermal media, Hydrothermal epitaxy, HIP
  • Supercritical Fluid Technology (SCF) for materials processing, SCF technology for materials recycling, Green chemical processing, Nanohybrid and composite materials
  • Mechanochemical, Sonochemical, Microwave, Electrochemical processing of materials.
  • Multi-energy Processing Routes – Hydrothermal-Mechanochemical, Hydrothermal-Electrochemical, Hydrothermal-biological, Hydrothermal-Sol Gel, Hydrothermal-Solution Plasma, etc.
  • Biomimitic processes, Nature inspired processing techniques, Bio-inspired
  • Solution processing of Thin films, Fine ceramics, Direct write technology, Wet chemical processing (co-precipitation, hydrolysis, intercalation/deintercalation, ion exchange)
  • Sol-gel technology
  • Engineered Materials and devices for environment and energy applications
  • Nanomaterials (including nanotubes) processing using hydrothermal and solvothermal techniques
  • Inorganic nanostructures fabrication, Nanostructures and hybrid composites for various applications including gas sensors and biomedical applications, Nanoceramics processing
  • Novel methods of materials processing for bioimaging and biophotonics applications
  • Self-assembly, Templating
  • Hydrothermal and Solvothermal Carbon Polymorphs
  • Carbon Forms – Metal / Metal Oxides / Polymers Composites
  • Novel Solution processing Routes for nanoscale films, Nanoprobes and Nanocarriers for Biological Imaging
  • Novel techniques of patterning and manufacturing of materials for next generation displays
  • Solution processing of Materials for water purification and effluent treatment
  • Solution processing of negative index materials – from microwave to optical
  • Materials processing under geomimetic conditions
  • Novel solution processing of biodegradable and biocompatible materials
  • Solution processing of nanoparticles from fabrication to clinical applications
  • Nanobiomolecular assembly
  • Toxicity of nanomaterials


Proceedings Publication

Selected papers presented in this symposium will be published in a special issue of “Science of Advanced Materials

Tadafumi ADSCHIRI, Tohoku University, Japan
Dario ARRUA, University of South Australia, Australia
Shunsuke ASAHINA, Tohoku University, Japan
K. BYRAPPA, Mangalore University, India
Jin-Ho CHOY, EWHA Womans University, South Korea
Silke H. CHRISTIANSENHelmholtz-Zentrum-Berlin, Germany
Marc-Olivier COPPENS, University College London, UK
Christophe DROUET, Universite de Toulouse, CNRS, France
Shouhua FENG, Jilin University, China
Martin HARTMANN, University of Erlangen, Germany
Thái HOÀNG, Institute of Tropical Technology, Vietnam
R. JAYAVEL, Anna University, India
Sung Hwa JHUNG, Kyungpook National University, South Korea
Nazmul KHAN, Kyungpook National University, South Korea
In Young KIM, University of South Australia, Australia
Sanjay MATHUR, University of Cologne, Germany
Nicola PINNA, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
Richard RIMAN, Rutgers University, USA
Gopinathan SANKAR, University College London, UK
Lok Kumar SHRESTHA, National Institute for Material Science, Japan
Kohei SOGA, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
Lin-Bing SUN, Nanjing Tech University, China
Siddulu Naidu TALAPANENI, University of South Australia, Australia
Kentaro TASHIRO, National Institute for Material Science, Japan
Minaketan TRIPATHY, University Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Panos TROGADAS, University College London, UK
Krasimir VASILEV, University of South Australia, Australia
Lionel VAYSSIERES, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
Sabino VEINTEMILLAS-VERDAGUER, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid, Spain
Ajayan VINU, University of South Australia, Australia
Tomoaki WATANABE, Meiji University, Japan
Zhengying WU, Suzhou University of Science and Technology, China
Lan XIANG, National Tsinghua University, China
Hiromi YAMASHITA, Osaka University, Japan
Kazumichi YANAGISAWA, Kochi University, Japan
Masahiro YOSHIMURA, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Hideaki YOSHITAKE, Yokohoma National University, Japan