Meetings & Events

 XXVII International Materials Research Congress

August 19-24, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

SMM and MRS are excited to be working together on the organization of the IMRC, held annually in Cancún, México. The XXVII IMRC is scheduled for August 19-24, 2018.

The IMRC currently offers a range of symposium topics of interest to the materials research community at large and has been a popular conference destination.

For complete conference information, visit the conference website at


  1. Nanomaterials and 2D Materials
  2. Hybrid Materials, Bioinspired Materials, and Soft Matter
  3. Materials for Energy Conversion, Storage, and Harvesting
  4. Development of New Characterization, Modeling, Data Analytics and Design Methods
  5. Structural Materials and Metallurgy
  6. General

Meeting Chairs

Hans M. Christen
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Coray M. Colina
University of Florida
Ciro Falcony

Cecilia Noguez
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México