TechConnect World 2019
Co-Located with Nanotech 2019 SBIR/STTR Spring AI TechConnect
Nanotech 2019

Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes

Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes

Poster/Paper Abstracts due: March 8

Symposium Chair

Kock-Yee  LawKock-Yee Law
Founder and CEO
Research and Innovative Solutions

Key Speakers

Thomas James McCarthyRediscovering Silicones: Trialkylsilylsilicate (MQ) and Trialkylsilylsilsesquioxane (MT) Copolymers
Thomas James McCarthy
Distinguished Professor, Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Philip JessopCO2 as a Trigger for Controlling the Properties of Surfaces and Coatings
Philip Jessop
Research Chair of Green Chemistry, Queen’s University, Technical Director, GreenCentre Canada

Alidad AmirfazliAlidad Amirfazli
York University, Canada

Matt ClancyNovel Sol-Gel Technology for Corrosion Prevention and Easy-Cleaning Applications
Matt Clancy
Engineering and Manufacturing Director, Ultratech


Innovations in design, production and control of micro/nanostructured surfaces enable new and improved product features and device performance. This symposium highlights exciting research and development work on surfaces, coatings and membranes made of metals, polymers, organics, oxides, and composites.

Submit Your Abstract

Please first review the information for authors — abstract submission guidelines.


Topics & Application Areas

  • Novel Coatings Materials
  • Membrane Materials & Applications
  • Corrosion Resistance Coatings
  • Biomedical Applications
  • Superhydrophobic/Hydrophilic Surface Applications
  • Adhesives
  • Wetting, Dewetting, Spreading
  • Lubrication, Friction & Wear
  • Nanostructured Surfaces & Self Assembly
  • Modeling & Simulation of Coatings & Surfaces
  • Other
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