Third International Conference


KaSAM - 2016

 Conference datesOctober 17-20, 2016                 Venue: Mount Kailash Resort, Lakeside-6, Pokhara, Nepal 


Kathmandu Symposia on Advanced Materials (KaSAM)-2016, third series of an international conference organized every two years in Nepalis a long term initiative of Nepal Polymer Institute (NPI) to provide a global platform for presentation, and sharing of researches and/or innovations in the field of advanced materials and related disciplines. KaSAM is equally focused on networking of materials scientists from around the world, to promote science, technology and innovations in Nepal through collaborations. For details, click  here.

Kathmandu Autumn School on Chemistry and Chemical Technologies (KASChem) is an educational outreach program targeted to young researchers, students and newcomers in the field. This year KASChem-2016 will be held in three different cities: Pokhara, Chitwan and Biratnagr. KASChem-2016 will provide an overview of Recent Developments and Research Trends in Synthesis, Characterization and Applications of NanomaterialsFor details, click  here.


Namaste and a warm welcome,

On behalf of the organizing Committee, I would like to invite you to participate and contribute to both the KaSAM-2016 and KASChem-2016.  Read more here


Rameshwar Adhikari (Convener, KaSAM-2016)


Submitted abstracts will be reviewed by KaSAM-2016 Scientific Committee, based on scientific quality and relevance to the conference focused areas. Corresponding author(s) will be notified about the decision (acceptance or rejection) on their submitted work by September 5, 2016

For details, click here.

All participants including speakers are required to register to the program. For more details on registration fees, bank details, click here.  

Abstract submission:     August 30, 2016 (Closed)

Abstract notification:      September 5, 2016

Registration (early):       September 15, 2016

Full paper submission:  November 20, 2016


For more information on each of the categories, visit the respective webpages. 

A. Structure-Property Relationships in Materials

B. Synthesis & Application of New Materials

C. Biomedical Materials & Tissue Engineering 

D. Recycling, Reuse and Sustainability                    

E. BioNanoMaterials

F. Science, Technology & Innovations for Nepal


Special Symposium: Natural Products and Pharmaceuticals for Nepal.


For more information, click  here.

For details about the confirmed list of speakers,  click here. 





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