Fourth International Conference


KaSAM - 2018

 Conference datesOctober 26-29, 2018                 Venue: Park Village Resort, Budhanilkantha, Kathmandu, Nepal 


                          Organized by: Nepal Polymer Institute (NPI) In Association with Research Centre for Applied Science and Technology (RECAST),                                                     Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) &                                         Institute for Polymer Materials (Germany), With Support from Onyx Inc., Nutriset (France) & University Grants Commission (Nepal)


Kathmandu Symposia on Advanced Materials (KaSAM)-2018, fourth edition of an  the 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 innovations and/or researches  in the field of  material science and related disciplines. KaSAM is equally focused on networking of materials scientists from around the globe, to promote science, technology and innovations in Nepal through collaborations. For details, click  here.

KaSAM-2018 organizers invite you to submit the abstract of your research for presentation during the meeting. The symposia is comprised of technical programs, including keynote lectures, oral and poster sessions featuring recent advancements in material science and engineering.For details, click  here.

Namaste and a warm welcome,

On behalf of the organizing Committee, we would like to invite you to participate and contribute to  the KaSAM-2018.  Read more here. 


Rajesh Pandit (Ph.D.) & Sharmila Pradhan (Ph.D.)              Conveners, KaSAM-2018

Three (3) best poster presenters will be awarded with "KaSAM Poster Award" during the conference.  (Further information will be provided during the KaSAM-2018). 

All participants, including speakers, are required to register for the KaSAM-2018. Early bird registration deadline is August 30, 2018. For details on registration fees, and method of payment, click here 

Abstract submission:      June 30, 2018 July 31, 2018

Abstract notification:      July 15, 2018 August 5, 2018

Registration (early):       August 30, 2018 

Full paper submission:  November 30, 2018


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

A. Synthesis, Characterization & Applications of New Materials

B. Structure-Property Relationship

C. Nano- and Bio-materials, Functional Devices

D. Biomedical Materials and Tissue Engineering

E. Sustainable Materials and Technologies

During KaSAM-2018, about 150 research papers, including oral and poster sessions, will be presented by scientists from around the globe. 

For Programme details about KaSAM-2018 Click here. 





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