5th Ed. Smart Materials and Surfaces - SMS Conference

SMS 2019
23 Oct - 25 Oct 2019 | Lisbon- Portugal
Conference Topics

The conference topics are as follow :

  • Advances in Functional and Multifunctional Materials
  • Shape Memory Materials: State-of-the-art Research and Applications
  • Advances in Multiferroic and magnetoelectric materials and applications
  • Advances in Inorganic Luminescent Materials and Applications
  • Metamaterials and Metadevices
  • Electro-active polymers: current capabilities and challenges
  • Photocatalytic Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications
  • Energy Harvesting via Smart Materials
  • Materials and Mechanisms of Superconductivity
  • Stretchable and Flexible Electronic Materials & Devices
  • Bioinspired Materials
  • Biomimetic bioactive biomaterials – the novel materials of implantable devices
  • Stimuli Responsive Materials
  • Intelligent drug delivery and release systems
  • New Materials for sensors and actuators: Sensing the Future with New Materials
  • Progress in Wearable/Wireless and Implantable Body Sensor Networks for Healthcare Applications 
  • Intelligent Materials for Textiles
  • Fire retardant materials and surfaces
  • Smart Materials & Micro/Nanosystems
  • Graphene and Other Emerging 2D-layered Nanomaterials (European Graphene Forum)


Focused sessions:


  • Focused session on Automotive Composite Materials (Chair: Prof. Ahmed Elmarakbi, Northumbria University, UK)
  • Focused session on Carbon nanomaterials (Chair: Dr. Raul Arenal, Zaragoza University, Spain)
  • Focused session on Ionic Liquid-based Materials (Chair: Prof. Luis Miguel Varela, University of Santiago de Compostela.  Spain)
  • SUSCOMTRAB project- Flame retardant sustainable composites for transport and building applications (Chair: Dr Frederik GOETHALS, centexbel, Belgium)
  • Focused session on Magnetism and Magnetic materials
  • Focused session on Flexible Electronic Materials & Devices
  • Focused session on Smart sensors
  • Focused session on Biomimetic and Bioinspired materials
  • Focused session on Novel materials for drug and gene delivery
  • Focused session on Smart Textiles, Wearables & Internet of Things