The International Conference on Surfaces, Coatings and Interfaces

SurfCoat Korea 2017
29 Mar - 31 Mar 2017 | Incheon- Korea
Conference Topics

The conference topics include:

 

  • Surface treatments and coatings deposition processes

  • Surface engineering and functionalization

  • Characterization of engineered surfaces

  • Surfaces and coatings properties/ Performance

  • Interface and interaction science

  • Electro- and electroless plating

  • Cold and Thermal spraying

  • Thermochemical surface engineering

  • Thin film by PVD, CVD, and ALD

  • Novel surface modification technologies

  • Conversion coatings

  • Additive manufacturing of surfaces

  • Surface engineering in sustainable energy applications

  • Biomedical/ Bioactive surfaces and coatings

  • Biointerfaces

  • Optical, electric, photovoltaic and magnetic coatings

  • Hydro-, ice- and oleophobic/philic surfaces

  • Multi-functional, composite/ hybrid, graded and multilayers coatings

  • Smart surfaces and coatings

  • Self-healing surfaces

  • Modelling of simulation of coating

  • Surface nanoengineering

  • Nanocoatings and Ultra-Thin Films

  • Graphene coatings/films

  • Tribological coatings

  • Wear and corrosion protection

  • Adhesion and Adhesives

 

In addition to the main sessions of the conference , the following focused sessions/ symposia will run in parallel and will be open to all the conference participants:

 

Focused Session on Functional surfaces for biomedical applications
Chairs:

Dr Krasimir Vasilev, ITEE, University of South Australia, Australia

Professor Abraham Atta Ogwu, West of Scotland University, UK

 

Focused session on laser processing of thin films
Chair: Dr. Maria Dinescu, National Institute for Lasers Plasma Radiation Physics, Romania

 

Focused session on Plasma deposition and processing

Chairs:

Prof. Marcela Bilek, University of Sydney, Australia

Prof Jang-Hsing Hsieh, Ming Chi University of Technology, Taiwan

 

Focused session on carbon based coatings

Chair: Prof Dae-Soon Lim, Korea University, Seoul, Rep. of Korea

 

Focused session on fire retardant coatings

Chair: Prof. Faiz Ahmad, University of Technology Petronas, Malaysia