3rd MPA 2009, Manchester, UK

Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to announce to you the 3rd International Meeting on
Developments in Materials, Processes and Applications of Emerging
Technologies (MPA), which will be held in Manchester (UK) during 21-23 July
2009. More details on the event can be found from the website
<http://www.mpa-meeting.com/> http://www.mpa-meeting.com

Topics of MPA-2009:

1. Tribology and Lubrication Science

2. Surface Technology (Coatings; Thick & Thin Films; Surface Fabrication,
Modification & Characterisation)

3. Materials for Energy Applications

4. Biomaterials & Nanomedicine

5. Carbon Nanotubes


Plenary lecture – the plenary lecture will be given by Nobel Laureate
Professor Sir H. W. Kroto (Florida State University, USA).

Invited talks – there will be a host of invited people from academia and

Posters – there will be poster display sessions in between the technical
talks. We are looking to give out prizes for the best poster presentations.

Oral contributions – people from academia and those from industry or those
doing industrial work will be given the opportunity to give short 10-15
minute presentations on their most recent work.

Exhibition – companies will have the opportunity to exhibit during this
event which will attract people from all over the world.

Interactive discussion forum – the conference will end with an interactive
open discussion forum consisting of academics and industrialists all under
one roof discussing issues relating to materials, processes and applications
of nanotechnology.

Publications – papers presented during MPA-2009 will be considered for
publication in special issues of the following journals:

. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

. Journal of Nano Research (JNanoR)

. Surface Engineering

. Lubrication Science

You can submit your abstracts by sending them to
<mailto:abstracts@mpa-meeting.com> abstracts@mpa-meeting.com

The abstract submission deadline is 30 March 2009.

I look forward to receiving your abstracts and hopefully seeing you during


Dr Nasar Ali, MPA 2009 Chairman

Members of organizing committee:

A. N. K. Jadoon, BP (Co-Chairman)
S. Hutchins, Keronite Ltd, UK
S. Balakrishnan, Mercedes-Benz High Performance Engines, UK
A. Neville, University of Leeds, UK
D. Haynie, Artificial Cell Technologies, USA
V. Teixeira, University of Minho, Portugal
M. Chipara, University of Texas Pan American, USA
V. F. Neto, University of Aveiro, Portugal
A. Abdel Aal, CMRDI, Egypt


~ by vascoteixeira on February 15, 2009.

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