ITC Sendai2019

ITC Sendai2019 International Tribology Conference Sendai 2019

Date: September 17(Tue.) - 21(Sat.), 2019 Venue: Sendai International Center Aobayama, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0856 Japan, TEL: +81-22-265-2211
Information
19.02.20
Website of Satellite Forum (Biotribology Sendai 2019) is open.
19.01.04
Registration is now open.
18.12.28
Extension of Application deadline for Sponsored seminar (31st May, 2019).
18.12.25
Extension of Abstract submission deadline (27th January, 2019).
18.12.25
Excellent Paper Awards.
18.12.25
Publication of ITC 2019 Special Issue on Tribology Online.
18.12.03
Information of Satellite Forum has updated.
18.08.22
Sponsorship has updated.
18.08.01
Abstract submission has opened.
17.09.13
Website has opened.
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Scope and background

The International Tribology Conference (ITC) was founded by the Japanese Society of Tribologists (JAST). The ITC was first held in Tokyo (1985) following the JSLE-ASLE International Lubrication Conference (1975). Following successful conferences in Nagoya (1990), Yokohama (1995), Nagasaki (2000), Kobe (2005), Hiroshima (2011), and Tokyo (2015), ITC 2019 will be held in Sendai, Japan. Tribology is the interdisciplinary study encompassing surface physics and chemistry, material science, and fluid dynamics. For this reason, an integrative approach is imperative to clarify issues related to tribology. Interdisciplinary studies and discussion on the future direction of various fields is heavily promoted. It is our hope that researchers would report the latest developments in their respective fields in a lively, stimulating and interactive environment. Active participation of young researchers, specifically students, is strongly encouraged.

The significance behind the ITC Sendai 2019 logo

The logo is designed as a motif following the shape of the helmet worn by the warlord, Masamune DATE. This symbol illustrates contact points, physical and chemical interactions, in addition to friction, wear, and lubrication at the contact interface. This logo also expresses a hope for further development of TRIBOLOGY through contact and communication of tribology scientists and engineers throughout various disciplines at ITC Sendai 2019.
Important Dates

Abstract submission:
1st August, 2018-
31st December, 2018
27th January, 2019

Notification of acceptance:
Within 2 weeks after abstract submission

Advanced registration:
4th Janunary-
30th June, 2019

Student advanced registration:
4th Janunary-
30th June, 2019