The 3rd International Symposium of Advanced Inorganic Materials

partners: MANA, WPI, NIMS
The 3rd International Symposium of Advanced Inorganic Materials

Symposium Chair: Dmitri Golberg
International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)


Date: 3rd - 5th August, 2017
Venue: Auditorium, WPI-MANA building,
Namiki site, NIMS, Tsukuba, JAPAN
( http://www.nims.go.jp/mana/siteinfo/access.html )

Scope

The Symposium will attract leading and actively working experts in the field of inorganic nanomaterials, like nanotubes, nanowires, graphene-like nanosheets, and nanoporous materials, their syntheses, theoretical and microscopic analyses, and applications in various polymeric, ceramic and metal matrix composites, photodetectors, solar cells, field-emitters, ion batteries, gas sensors and accumulators, supercapacitors, catalysts, hydrogen generator, thermoelectrics and many other green energy fields.

The Symposium will be organized by the former members of the Bando-Golberg Laboratory at National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS).

Keynote Lecturer

  • Zhong Lin Wang (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
  • Yoshio Bando (MANA/NIMS, Japan)

Program

2nd August

Registration and Welcome Reception

18:00 - Restaurant “Espoir”, Epochal Tsukuba

3rd August

Opening

Chair: Dmitri Golberg

9:00 - 9:05 Welcome addresses
Daisuke Fujita, Executive Vice President, NIMS
9:05 - 9:20 Introduction of MANA
Takayoshi Sasaki, Director, MANA, NIMS

Plenary

Chair: Tomonobu Nakayama

9:20 - 10:00 "Nanogenerators for self-powered systems and large-scale blue energy"
Zhong Lin Wang, Georgia Institute of Technology

Session 1

Chair: Laure Bourgeois, Naoyuki Kawamoto

10:00 - 11:00 4 Invited Lectures
11:00 - 11:30 Group Photo & Coffee Break

Session 2

Chair: Guozhen Shen, Ujjal K. Gautam

11:30 - 12:30 4 Invited Lectures
12:30 - 13:45 Lunch

Session 3

Chair: Yihua Gao, Jinhua Zhan

13:45 - 14:45 4 Invited Lectures

Session 4

Chair: Martin Pumera, Longwei Yin

14:45 - 15:45 4 Invited Lectures
15:45 - 16:05 Coffee Break

Special Session

Chair: Chunyi Zhi

16:05 - 16:25 "Publishing in Wiley Materials Science Journals"
Guangchen Xu, Small, Wiley

Session 5

Chair: Xuedong Bai, Tianyou Zhai

16:25 - 17:25 4 Invited Lectures

Banquet:
A Celebration of Professor Bando 70 th Birthday

18:30 - 20:30 Banquet Hall “Asahi”, Hotel Grand Shinonome, Tsukuba

4th August

Plenary

Chair: Dmitri Golberg

9:00 - 9:40 "From TEM to BN nanotubes: 43 years of research at NIRIM / NIMS"
Yoshio Bando, MANA, NIMS

Session 6

Chair: Zongwen Liu, Masanori Mitome

9:40 - 10:40 4 Invited Lectures
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee Break

Session 7

Chair: Weiqiang Han, Pedro Miguel Costa

11:00 - 12:15 5 Invited Lectures
12:15 - 13:30 Lunch

Session 8

Chair: Renzhi Ma, Baodan Liu

13:30 - 14:45 5 Invited Lectures

Session 9

Chair: Yusuke Ide, Qing Huang

14:45 - 15:45 4 Invited Lectures
15:45 - 16:05 Coffee Break

Session 10

Chair: Chang Liu, Naoto Shirahata

16:05 - 17:05 4 Invited Lectures

Poster Session

17:05 - 18:35 Poster Session

Closing

18:35 - 18:40 Chengchun Tang

Invitation Dinner

19:00 - 21:00 Restaurant “Angebrisa”

5th August

Lab Tour

10:00 - 12:00 National Institute for Material Science, Namiki Campus

Download Program (PDF)

Committee

Organizing committee

  • Dmitri Golberg (MANA/NIMS/Queensland University of Technology) [CHAIR]
  • Chengchun Tang (Hebei University of Technology) [CO-CHAIR]
  • Chunyi Zhi (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Yusuke Yamauchi (University of Wollongong)
  • Masanori Mitome (MANA/NIMS)
  • Naoyuki Kawamoto (MANA/NIMS)
  • Yusuke Ide (MANA/NIMS)
  • Renzhi Ma (MANA/NIMS)
  • Daiming Tang (MANA/NIMS)

Advisory committee

  • Yoshio Bando (MANA/NIMS)
  • Takayoshi Sasaki (MANA/NIMS)
  • Tomonobu Nakayama (MANA/NIMS)
  • Masakazu Aono (MANA/NIMS)

Registration

We appreciate for pre-registration by 25th July, 2017, but on-site registration is also welcome.
Please email the following information to: isaim-mana@ml.nims.go.jp

  • Your name
  • Your affiliation and title
  • Your email address and your telephone number
  • Attendance for the Welcome Reception (2 August) and Banquet 'A Celebration of Prof. Yoshio Bando's Birthday' (3 August) [ Yes or No ]
    *Pre-registration is required.
    *The banquet fee is 5,000 yen for adults and 1,000 yen for students.

事前登録

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以下の情報を isaim-mana@ml.nims.go.jp までメールでお送りください。

  • お名前の日本語および英語表記
  • 所属と役職名
  • メールアドレスと電話番号
  • 8月2日のウェルカム・レセプション、8月3日のバンケット参加の有無
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    ※バンケットは、一般 5,000円、学生 1,000円の会費となります

Contact

Please email to the local organizing committee : isaim-secretariat@ml.nims.go.jp

Venue

Auditorium, WPI-MANA building, Namiki site, NIMS, Tsukuba, JAPAN
http://www.nims.go.jp/mana/siteinfo/access.html

Hotel Information

Okura Frontier Hotel Tsukuba
http://www.okura-tsukuba.co.jp/eng/

Daiwa Roynet Hotel Tsukuba
http://www.daiwaroynet.jp/english/tsukuba/