Meetings & Events

Phoenix Convention Center

2019 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 22-26, 2019
Phoenix, Arizona


Call for Papers will be posted June 22, 2018.
Abstracts will be accepted September 28–October 31, 2018.

Broader Impact

BI01: High Impact Practice—Increasing Ethnic and Gender Diversification in Engineering Education

Characterization, Processing and Theory

CP01: Advances in In Situ Experimentation Techniques Enabling Novel and Extreme Materials/Nanocomposite Design
CP02: Design and In Situ TEM Characterization of Self-Assembling Colloidal Nanosystems
CP03: Advances in In Situ Techniques for Diagnostics and Synthetic Design of Energy Materials
CP04: Interfacial Science and Engineering—Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Kinetics and Chemistry
CP05: Materials Evolution in Dry Friction—Microstructural, Chemical and Environmental Effects
CP06: Smart Materials for Multifunctional Devices and Interfaces
CP07: From Mechanical Metamaterials to Programmable Materials
CP08: Additive Manufacturing of Metals
CP09: Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science—Modeling, Analysis and Computations

Electronics and Photonics

EP01: Liquid Crystalline Properties, Self-Assembly and Molecular Order in Organic Semiconductors
EP02: Photonic Materials and Devices for Biointerfaces
EP03: Materials Strategies and Device Fabrication for Biofriendly Electronics
EP04: Soft and Stretchable Electronics—From Fundamentals to Applications
EP05: Engineered Functional Multicellular Circuits, Devices and Systems
EP06: Organic Electronics—Materials and Devices
EP07: Next-Generation Interconnects—Materials, Processes and Integration
EP08: Phase-Change Materials for Memories, Photonics, Neuromorphic and Emerging Application
EP09: Devices and Materials to Extend the CMOS Roadmap for Logic and Memory Applications
EP10: Heterovalent Integration of Semiconductors and Applications to Optical Devices
EP11: Hybrid Materials and Devices for Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions
EP12: Emerging Materials for Plasmonics, Metamaterials and Metasurfaces
EP13: Thermoelectrics—Materials, Methods and Devices

Energy and Sustainability

ES01: Organic Materials in Electrochemical Energy Storage
ES02: Next-Generation Intercalation Batteries
ES03: Electrochemical Energy Materials Under Extreme Conditions
ES04: Solid-State Electrochemical Energy Storage
ES05: Cooperative Catalysis for Energy and Environmental Applications
ES06: Atomic-Level Understanding of Materials in Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers
ES07: New Carbon for Energy—Materials, Chemistry and Applications
ES08: Materials Challenges in Surfaces and Coatings for Solar Thermal Technologies
ES09: Advanced Materials for the Water-Energy Nexus
ES10: Rational Designed Hierarchical Nanostructures for Photocatalytic System
ES11: Advanced Low Temperature Water-Splitting for Renewable Hydrogen Production via Electrochemical and Photoelectrochemical Processes
ES12: Redox-Active Oxides for Creating Renewable and Sustainable Energy Carriers
ES13: Materials Selection and Design—A Tool to Enable Sustainable Materials Development and a Reduced Materials Footprint
ES14: Materials Circular Economy for Urban Sustainability
ES15: Fundamental Understanding of the Multifaceted Optoelectronic Properties of Halide Perovskites
ES16: Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics
ES17: Perovskite-Based Light-Emission and Frontier Phenomena—Single Crystals, Thin Films and Nanocrystals
ES18: Frontiers in Organic Photovoltaics
ES19: Excitonic Materials and Quantum Dots for Energy Conversion
ES20: Thin-Film Chalcogenide Semiconductor Photovoltaics
ES21: Nanogenerators and Piezotronics

Quantum and Nanomaterials

QN01: 2D Layered Materials Beyond Graphene—Theory, Discovery and Design
QN02: Defects, Electronic and Magnetic Properties in Advanced 2D Materials Beyond Graphene
QN03: 2D Materials—Tunable Physical Properties, Heterostructures and Device Applications
QN04: Nanoscale Heat Transport—Fundamentals
QN05: Emerging Thermal Materials—From Nanoscale to Multiscale Thermal Transport, Energy Conversion, Storage and Thermal Management
QN06: Emerging Materials for Quantum Information
QN07: Emergent Phenomena in Oxide Quantum Materials
QN08: Colloidal Nanoparticles—From Synthesis to Applications

Soft Materials and Biomaterials

SM01: Materials for Biological and Medical Applications
SM02: Progress in Supramolecular Nanotheranostics
SM03: Growing Next-Generation Materials with Synthetic Biology
SM04: Translational Materials in Medicine—Prosthetics, Sensors and Smart Scaffolds
SM05: Supramolecular Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine and Drug Delivery
SM06: Nano- and Microgels
SM07: Bioinspired Materials—From Basic Discovery to Biomimicry