The conference is of a very broad scope, covering powder production and preparation, composite, biomaterials, energy, environment, machining / mechanical alloying, electrical / magnetic materials, automotive applications, nuclear materials, hard metals and cutting tools, filters and porous materials, failure analysis, advanced charaterization, coatings and surface engineering, new functional materials, optical and photonic materials, testing and evaluation of materials, and other related topics.

Selected papers will be published in Journal of Advanced Materials Research. Important dates for submission of abstracts and full papers are as follows:

Abstract submission deadline : 30th June 2014
Full paper submission deadline : 20th October 2014