Ester Vazquez

Prof. Ester Vázquez Fernández-Pacheco

Conference Chair, Future Materials-2024
Director of IRICA - University of Castilla-la Mancha (UCLM), Spain
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Welcome Message

“Welcome to Future Materials 2024, the 5th International Conference on Materials Science and Nanotechnology to be held October 21-25, 2024, in Athens, Greece and Online.
We are organizing an attractive program that will address the most current issues and challenges in Materials Science. The conference is designed to attract and stimulate scientists working in areas as diverse as chemistry, physics, biomedicine, and engineering. It is intended to be a forum to foster collaboration, exchange of ideas, and creativity. Moreover, we will pay special attention to young researchers who represent the future of science, reserving slots for their oral talks and rewarding their best presentations and posters.
As chair of the conference, I would like to express my special thanks to the scientific committee for their helpful advice and brilliant suggestions in organizing the technical program and for their thorough and timely review of the abstracts. Many thanks to the organizers for their dedicated efforts in overseeing the various aspects of the conference and coordinating related social activities.
We have chosen a wonderful venue in the marvelous city of Athens, the cradle of European culture, where past and present merge, ensuring an interesting cultural program for the most curious brains.
We look forward to seeing you all in Athens.”


Key Speakers

Jonathan Knowles

Jonathan Knowles

University College London
United Kingdom
Chengzhong (Michael) Yu

Chengzhong (Michael) Yu

The University of Queensland

Maria J. Vicent

Maria J. Vicent

Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe, Spain
Jang Kyo Kim

Jang Kyo Kim

Khalifa University, UAE
University of New South Wales

Meilin Liu

Meilin Liu

Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
Svetlana Mintova

Svetlana Mintova

CNRS, ENSICAEN, Normandy University-Caen, France
Philippe Poulin

Philippe Poulin

Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal – CNRS, France
Peter Wick

Peter Wick

Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Switzerland
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About Us

Future Materials Conference 2024

The 5th International Conference on Materials Science & Nanotechnology, the five-day scientific event is scheduled for October 21-25, 2024, in Athens, Greece and Online.
Future Materials 2024 will be divided into four major symposiums; (i) Future Biomaterials- Biomedical Applications, Biomimetic Engineering, Toxicity, 3D and 4D Printing; (ii) Future Materials for Energy and Environment; (iii) Materials for Electronics, Optics, and Photonics; and (iv) Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials.
Previous editions of Future Materials meetings were hosted in Lisbon, Rome, and Valencia. These gatherings were honored by the esteemed presence of Nobel laureates and influential C-level executives, contributing significantly to the exchange of knowledge and fostering innovation throughout four distinguished editions.
We extend a warm invitation for you to join us and network with leading experts, researchers, and innovators boasting both academic and industrial backgrounds from around the globe. Prepare to be immersed in a collaborative environment where cutting-edge research in the fields of materials science and nanotechnology will be shared, fostering a collective drive toward advancements and breakthroughs.

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This symposium will bring together leading figures from academia and industry to present and discuss the latest advances in Future Materials


Topics to be covered

Recent Advancements in Nanotechnology and their Applications

Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Application


MXenes-Current Research and Scope of Future Advancements

Nanotechnology-driven solutions for Better Energy Storage

Nanomaterials Fabrication, Characterization, Modeling and Simulation

Nanocomposites, Nanostructured and Nanoporous Materials


Graphene and Carbon Nanostructures

Nanostructured Coatings, Surfaces and Membranes

Polymers, Colloids and Soft Nanotechnology


Nanocrystalline Materials

Nanographene Batteries

Nanoelectronics and Nanophotonics

Functional Nanomaterials: Structure, Properties, and Applications

Nano- and Smart Materials in Solar Energy, Conversion, and Storage

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Topics to be covered

Biomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization, 3D Printing, Biological Engineering

Biomaterials for Therapeutic and Investigative Delivery

Future Materials in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

Bioinspired, Biomimetic and Smart Materials

Ceramic-Polymer Composites for Biomedical Applications

Dental Biomaterials: Imaging, Testing and Modelling

Materials for Delivery of Pharmacologic Agents and Vaccines

Functional and Structural Biomaterials

Machine Learning in Biomaterials Modeling and Design

Modeling and Simulation of Biomaterials

Carbon-Based Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications

Biomaterial Innovations: Translation from Materials Research to Biomedical Products

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Topics to be covered

Future Photovoltaics Materials: Targeting Cost Reduction and Improved Performance

Energy Materials Growth, Characterization, and Simulation

Future Materials for Solar Energy and Fuels

Energy Materials for Stretchable and Wearable Devices

Structural and Functional Materials for Energy and Sustainability

Designing and Controlling Materials Properties for Better Energy Application Devices

Clean Energy Conversion and Storage

Composite Materials for Energy Management

Solid Electrolytes and All-Solid-State Batteries

Emerging Thermoelectric Materials

Conversion Materials for Rechargeable Batteries

Technology and Research Advancement for Small Powerful Batteries

Water and Hydrogen: Potential Future Energy Material

Future Materials for Environmental Sustainability

Sustainable Polymeric Materials-Degradability and Resilience

Carbon Nanomaterials for Energy Applications

Piezoelectric Materials

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Topics to be covered

Synthesis, Growth and Processing of New Materials

Structural Studies and Characterization of Microstructure

Electrical, Optical, Dielectric and Magnetic Properties

Spintronic Materials and Structures

Optoelectronics, Solar Cells, Potocatalysis and Green Photonics

Solid-state Ionics, Thermoelectrics and Phononics

Materials for Heterogeneous Integrated Circuit Applications

New Materials for Memory/Storage Applications

Glass-ceramics and Linear & Non-linear Crystal Materials and Lasers

High-temperature Superconductors and Organic Semiconductors

Conducting Polymers

Perovskite Materials for Optoelectronic Applications

Plasmonic Materials and Sensors, Thick-film Materials and New Contact Technologies

Photonic Materials, Devices, and Applications

Smart Electronic Materials: Fundamentals and Applications

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Why to join?

Future Materials 2024


Interdisciplinary Research Presentations

Experience cross-disciplinary insights and breakthroughs that promise to reshape the landscape of Materials Science and Nanotechnology.


Inspiring Speakers

Join the convergence of global leaders and experts at the forefront of innovation in the Future Materials program, where a collaborative forum showcases insights and cutting-edge research that shape the future.


Global Networking

Discover an unparalleled platform at Future Materials 2024 that empowers connections and expands horizons through vibrant Global Networking opportunities, attracting delegates from over 40 countries annually.


International Collaboration

Join us for impactful international collaboration opportunities in the field. Together, we shape the future.


Explore Athens

Experience Athens where ancient marvels intertwine with vibrant culture. From the iconic Acropolis to the enchanting Plaka district, immerse yourself in the historic charm of this cradle of democracy.


Community Connect

Join us to foster meaningful connections and elevate your conference experience.



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