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IUMRS Meetings

International Union of Materials Research Societies

The International Union of Materials Research Societies was established in 1991 as an international association of technical groups or societies which have an interest in promoting interdisciplinary materials research.

Union Objectives

  • Facilitate international cooperation among materials research organizations
  • Contribute to the advancement of materials research in all its aspects
  • Advance the multidisciplinary nature of materials research internationally
  • Promote information exchange among national or regional societies with interests in interdisciplinary materials research and work to coordinate their activities
  • Promote communication of international materials research activities through appropriate media
  • Encourage well established materials research symposia to rotate through available meeting sites of materials research societies.

Union Initiatives

  • Foster the establishment of national or regional groups or societies whose primary interest is in interdisciplinary materials research
  • Provide information to developing materials research societies or groups concerning services that may be available from established societies or groups
  • Organize and provide sponsorship for international materials research meetings and related events, such as workshops, summer schools, topical meetings, etc., on subjects falling within the scope of the Union
  • Set up commissions or committees for special projects
  • Participate in joint commissions with other scientific bodies in matters of interest to the Union.

For More Information

  • Guidelines for Admission of New Adhering Bodies
  • IUMRS Statutes
  • IUMRS By-Laws

IUMRS Meetings (Japan)

IUMRS Meetings (Abroad)

  • Virtual International Conference on Materials for Humanity, hosted by MRS-S
  • IUMRS-ICEM2016 26 June to 01 July 2016, Singapore
  • ICMAT2015&IUMRS-ICA2015 28 June to 03 July 2015, Suntec Singapore
  • IUMRS-ICAM 2015 Oct. 25-29, 2015, ICC Jeiu. Korea
  • IUMRS-ICEM 2014 Jun. 10-14, 2014, Taipei, Taiwan
  • IUMRS-ICA 2013 Dec. 16-20, 2013, Bangalore, India
  • IUMRS-ICAM 2013 Sep. 22-28, 2013, Qingdao, China
  • IUMRS-ICA2012 Aug. 26-31, 2012, Busan
  • ICYRAM2012 July 1-6, 2012, Singapore