First Circular and Call for Papers of the APAM Congress 2019

The Congress of Asia Pacific Academy of Materials 2019

Guangzhou, China

November 15-18, 2019



Organized by

Asia Pacific Academy of Materials (APAM)

Sponsored by

Institute of Metal Research (IMR), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Guangzhou Development District

Key Laboratory of Nuclear Materials and Safety Assessment, IMR, CAS

National Engineering Center for Corrosion Control, IMR, CAS

About the Conference

Asia Pacific Academy of Materials (APAM), in close cooperation with concerned national and international bodies, and with governmental agencies and private institutions, seek to increase awareness and expertise in scientific and technical knowledge for sustainable development and use of materials.  APAM held several conferences and seminars in various countries and regions in last 27 years. 

The Congress of Asia Pacific Academy of Materials 2019 is scheduled to be held on November 15-18, 2019 in Guangzhou, China.  We hope that the events of the Congress will contribute to the professional advancement of the participants. 


Prof. En-Hou Han, Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences.  President, APAM.

International organizing committee

Chowdari, B V R

Hideomi Koinuma

Wei-Fang Su

K. Byrappa

Haitao Wang

Hui-Liang Hwang

Alber Chin

Tserenjav Erdenebat

Chennupati Jagadish

Suk-Joong L. Kang

Yoshiyuki Kawazoe

Pulat K. Khabibullaev

Stephen Kim

Marina Kosinova

H S Kwok

Krishan Lal

Mikhail Reznichenko

O.N. Srivastava

M Sumiya

James Stanislaus Williams

Ya Fei Zhang


The topics will include but not limited to the following areas:

Ø  Fundamental studies of various materials

Ø  Materials genome

Ø  Metamaterials and high entropy alloys

Ø  AI, IoT & informatics

Ø  Soft & bio-Materials

Ø  Light weight alloys

Ø  New energy materials

Ø  Eco-materials

Ø  Engineering materials

Ø Function materials

Ø  Electronic materials

Ø  Material processing techniques

Ø  Materials characterization

Ø  Materials performance

Ø  Materials in severe environments

Ø  Materials’ degradation and reliability

Ø  Failure analysis

Ø  Materials Industrialization

Ø Materials education

Preliminary Program

Ø  November 15, Registration

Ø  November 16, Plenary Session & Ceremony for APAM Academician Plaque presentation

Ø November 17-18, Parallel Sessions

Important Dates

Ø Abstract submission deadline: September 30, 2019

Ø Early-bird registration deadline: October 16, 2019

Ø Author notification & preliminary Program: October 31, 2019

Working Language

English is the working language.  Presentations both in oral and poster sessions will be given in English. 

Submission of Abstract

Participants who are willing to contribute papers to the congress in either oral or poster can send an English abstract (250 words min. & one page max.) to the website or the e-mail Please specify your presentation preference (oral presentation or poster) at the end of the abstract to arrange the preliminary program.


Registration will be accepted on a registration page of the website of the congress that will be opened on August 12, 2019.  It is also accepted by the e-mail.  Please complete the registration form in the attachment and email it to

Registration Fee

Early-bird registration:       400 USD (2700 RMB)

Late registration:               480 USD (3300 RMB)

Students:                           200 USD (1300 RMB)

Registration fee includes participation in all technical sessions, an abstract book with program, a welcome reception, a banquet and coffee breaks. Accommodation fee is not included in the registration fee.


Registration fee in USD is paid by bank transfer to:

Name of Account: Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Account Number: 283056328168

Bank of Deposit: Bank of China Liaoning Branch


Address of Bank: No.253 Shifu Road Shenhe District, Shenyang 110013, P.R.China


Registration fee in RMB is paid by bank transfer to:





Please make a note of “Registration Fee for APAM 2019+Your Name” for your bank transfer 

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 The First Circular of the APAM Congress 2019.pdf

 Registration Form.doc



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