• Wide Band-gap Semiconductors.
  • Advanced Characterization of Materials.
  • Surface Science and Engineering for Advanced Applications.
  • Laser Materials Processing.
  • Lightweight Materials.
  • Powder Processing and Sintering by Non-conventional Routes.
  • Advanced Corrosion Protection Strategies.
  • New Developments in Materials Science and Engineering Teaching.
  • Materials for Energy.
  • Casting Processing in Metallic Materials.
  • Materials Innovation in Industrial environments


Accepted communications, either in poster or oral format, will be presented at the Conference. Oral presentations could be delivered in English, Portuguese or Spanish as far as all the slides or any other support material be written in English. Posters should be written in English as well.