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XXIX International Materials Research Congress

August 15-20, 2021
Cancun, Mexico

IMRC 2020 LogoA 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 (SMMater) are excited to be working together on this global effort by growing the International Materials Research Congress (IMRC) held annually in Cancun, Mexico.

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Meeting Chairs

Claudia Felser
Max Planck Institute for Solid State Chemistry, Germany

Veerle Keppens

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA

Mildred Quintana

Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, México

Raúl Esquivel Sirvent
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México


A.  Materials Processing and Design
B.  Materials for Sustainability and Environmental Applications
C.  Materials for Energy Conversion, Storage and Harvesting
D.  Quantum Materials—Including Topology and 2D Materials
E.  Organic, Hybrid Materials and Bioapplications
F.  General
W. Workshop