The newsletter will function as a forum for open discussion by our members and renowned scientists from all over the globe as per issues that tackle the challenging topics of material surfaces such:
-Smart Coatings and Surface
-Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials
-Advanced Manufacturing/Processing and Characterization
as applied in:
·People’s health and well being
·Safe, smart, green transportation
·Smart cities: environmental quality and mitigation of pollutants
With this issue we launch an open call for contributions to the next issue of EMASST newsletter, which will come out at the end of January 2023. We invite short articles (up to 500 words) focusing on themes of your interest within the area/scope of EMASST. We hope you enjoy reading the EMASST newsletter and that you will become an active member of our association.
During the period of the COVID 19 pandemic there are various changes in the Board of Directors. The new board from June 2022 is as follows:
Dr. Dimitrios Kotzias-President
Dr. Rosanna Mabilia-Vice President and responsible for financial issues.
Dr. Paolo Ciccioli, responsible for scientific affairs.
During the general assembly in the frame of the next scientific conference the election
of the Board of Directors will be completed
EMASST conferences in Rome 2014, Capri 2016, Nice/France 2018
· Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the EMASST conference in Athens/Greece, 7-9 October, 2020 has been cancelled
The state of the art on Surface Science is presented by scientists working in European and non-European countries.
Advances are shown for innovative coatings, surface modification and
characterization, manufacturing and processing, and interactions of materials,including nano-materials, and the environment.
In our conferences, we welcomed scientists from Austria, Germany, France,Italy, Poland, and Romania, as well as from non-European countries: Israel, Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and Singapore.