30 - 31 Jan 2018

Sheffield, UK

A two-day event, including a conference dinner, bringing together world leading experts in particulate and powder science. It will focus on three themes:

  1. In-situ process and performance characterisation
  2. Advanced characterisation
  3. Modelling, optimisation and control

Featured keynote speakers include:

  • Carolin Körner, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering for Metals, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Javier Llorca, Professor of Materials, IMDEA Materials Institute, Madrid
  • Jin Ooi, Professor of Particulate Solid Mechanics, University of Edinburgh
  • Tresa Pollock, Professor of Materials, University of California
  • Barbara Previtali, Professor of Manufacturing and Production Systems, Politecnico di Milano
  • Fabrice Rossignol, Professor, Ceramic Processes, French National Centre for Scientific Research

Draft agenda (subject to change - this will be regularly updated): 

2017 Conference Day 1
2017 Conference Day 2

Registration is now open via the University of Sheffield Online Store. Click here to register.

We are now accepting applications for short presentations and posters under one of the following three themes: in-situ process and performance characterisation, advanced characterisation and modelling optimisation and control. Click here to download the application form. The deadline for submissions has been extended to 20th October 2017.

Bursaries are available for early career researchers, which will cover the full cost of the conference, dinner and accommodation. To download a bursary application form please click here. The deadline for applications has been extended to 20th October 2017.

Sponsorship opportunities are available, please click here for more information.

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about MAPP's feasibility funding

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Registration is now open for MAPP’s 1st International Conference