The Global Advanced Materials & Surfaces Forum 2015

December 7 - 9, 2015, Dubai - UAE

JW Marriot Marquis Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Dubai



The Global Advanced Materials & Surfaces Forum (GAMS 2015) is a three day International event organized between December 7 - 9 2015 at JW Marriot Marquis Hotel - Dubai- United Arab Emirates. The goal of this international event is to provide a global platform for researchers, engineers, students and decision makers coming from academia and industry to present their research results and activities in the field of fundamental and interdisciplinary research of Advanced Materials and Surfaces Science and Processing Technology through Oral Presentations and Posters Sessions.




The event topics include, but not limited to:

  • Advanced Materials
  • Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology
  • Biomaterials and Biodevices
  • Energy Materials and Harvesting
  • Optical, Electronic and Magnetic Materials
  • Structural Materials
  • Computational Materials
  • Composite and hybrid Materials
  • Constructional and Engineering Materials
  • Environmental and Green Materials
  • Precision Engineering/ Nanotechnology processes
  • Surface Engineering/ Coatings
  • Adsorption and desorption
  • Bio-surfaces and interfaces 
  •  Liquid/solid interfaces
  • Nano materials, thin carbon layers and graphene
  • New techniques for study of surfaces and interfaces 
  • Novel methods: Instrumentation, Facilities and Computation 
  • Polymer surfaces and interfaces 
  • Self-healing surface structures
  • Surface diffusion and growth 
  • Surface phases and phase-transitions at surfaces


Parallel Symposiums


  • Graphene and other 2 D Materials
  • Sustainable Infrastructure Materials
  • Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells
  • Advanced Materials for Water Treatment
  • Smart Materials and Structures (sensing and actuation, optics and electromagnetics,etc).


Conference Proceedings and Journal Papers


Selected conference proceedings papers (2 to 4 pages) will be published with edp sciences (indexed in Google Scholar, CAS, Compendex, Inspec, DOAJ, Thomson Reuters, IET Inspec and Scopus). The others will be published in a conference proceeding under SETCOR website.


Conference journal papers are to be published, after peer-review process, in the following International Journals (with impact factor) :”



Certificate of participation will be given to each participant at the end of the conference.



Conference Chairs

Prof Daniel Choi

Department Head - Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department, Masdar Institute, UAE

Dr. Matteo Chiesa

Associate Professor - Mechanical Engineering / Materials Science and Engineering, Masdar Institute, UAE

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Ali Khademhosseini

Harvard University, USA

Prof. Mohammad Reza Ejtehadi

full professor at department of Physics, Sharif University of Technology, Iran

Prof. Katsuyoshi Kondoh

Professor, Associate Managing Director, Osaka University, Japan

Prof. Vasco Teixeira

University of Minho, Portugal

Prof. Khaled Saoud

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar, Doha, Qatar

Prof. Ernst J.R. Sudhölter

Chairman of Department Chemical Engineering, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

Prof. Hedi Mattoussi

The Florida State University, USA

Prof . Taleb Ibrahim

American University of Sharjah, UAE


Main Sponsors