International Conference on Programmable Materials, Berlin, April 27-29, 2020

Call for Abstracts

The abstract submission deadline has been extended until 20 January 2020!

Please submit your abstracts here.

Submission guidelines

 

Important dates for abstract submission

 

Deadline for abstract submission: January 20, 2020

Notification of abstract acceptance: February 10, 2020

 

The presenting author must register and pay the registration fee (please note that registration is required in order to be included in the program and to have the abstract published in the online “Book of Abstracts” of ProgMatCon2020).

 

Abstract submission

 

To submit your abstract for an oral or poster contribution to ProgMatCon2020, please fill in the abstract submission form. Once you have created your account, you can upload your abstract (formats allowed: .doc/.docx and .pdf). Please use the template provided. The author account is needed for communication purposes. Abstracts submitted by fax or e-mail will not be accepted. All abstracts must be submitted in English. Please do not submit multiple copies of the same abstract. All abstracts will be forwarded to the Scientific Committee for review. Please contact the organizing secretariat (geschaeftsstelle@cpm.fraunhofer.de) if you need to withdraw the submission. The accepted abstract from registered presenting authors will be published in the “Book of Abstracts” of ProgMatCon2020 which will be available online.

 

Topics for oral and poster presentations include

 

Optimal design of mechanical metamaterials and bionic structures

Programmable surface interactions and friction

Programmable synthesis

Shape memory polymers

Manufacturing and upscaling

Design ideas from nature

Applications and design with programmable materials

Mechanical metamaterials

 

Confirmation of receipt & notification of decision

 

You will receive email confirmation that your abstract has been received. Please contact the organizing secretariat (geschaeftsstelle@cpm.fraunhofer.de) if you submit an abstract and do not receive confirmation that it has been received. Only the submitter will receive all information concerning the abstract and will be responsible for informing the other authors of the status of the abstract. After the review by the Scientific Committee, authors will be notified about results by February 10, 2020. If an abstract is accepted, the presenting author must register and pay the registration fee. The registration is required in order to be included in the program and to have the abstract published in the online “Book of Abstracts” of ProgMatCon2020.

 

Copyright & legal obligation

 

All information in the abstract submission, including authors’ names, affiliations, authors order of listing, and the content of abstract will be used in the congress publications. The contributor carries legal obligations of the abstract; any violation to a third party’s right will be the responsibility of the contributor him/herself. ProgMatCon2020 owns the copyright to use the abstract in the conference for scientific purposes without any prior notice to the contributor/authors.

 

Further information

 

geschaeftsstelle@cpm.fraunhofer.de