Meetings & Events

logo (002)XXVIII International Materials Research Congress

August 18-23, 2019 
Cancun, Mexico

A core mission of the Materials Research Society is to promote leading-edge research on materials around the world.  The Materials Research Society (MRS) and the Sociedad Mexicana de Materiales (SMM) are excited to be working together on this global effort by growing the International Materials Research Congress (IMRC) held annually in Cancun, Mexico.

For more information, please visit the official conference site:


A.  Nanoscience and Nanotechnology    
B.  Functional Materials
C.  Biomaterials and Soft Materials
D.  Materials for Energy Conversion, Storage, and Harvesting    
E.  Structural Materials and Metallurgy
F.  General 


Meeting Chairs

Nabil Bassim
McMaster University

Jonah Erlebacher
Johns Hopkins University

José Luis Rodríguez
Instituto Potosino de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica

Rodolfo Zanella
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México