Fourth International Conference


KaSAM - 2018

October 26-29, 2018; 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)

KASChem-2018 and KaSAM-2018 programme can be downloaded here. (Subject to Change !)


Day I (KASChem-2018 Autumn School): South Western College Auditorium, Basundhara, Kathmandu

Day I (KaSAM-2018 Inaguration Ceremony): Park Village Resort, Budhanilkantha, Kathmandu

Day II - IV (KaSAM-2018 conference): Park Village Resort, Budhanilkantha, Kathmandu


KASChem-2018 Autumn School: Oct. 26, 2018 (0730- 0830). Registartion fees= NRS 1,000/- per person (Please contact Kedar Dhakal at 9841-499911 for details.)

KaSAM-2018: Oct. 27 (0800- 0900), Oct. 28 (0830- 0900), Oct. 29 (0830- 0900). For details, see the Registration page.


DAY I. Friday, OCTOBER 26, 2018 (Short Course for Young Scientists)

3rd Kathmandu Autumn School on Chemistry and Chemical Technologies (KASChem-2018): Current Trends in Synthesis, Characterization and Applications of New Materials

Chairpersons: Dr. Sabita Shrestha (Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, NEPAL) & Dr. Bhim Kafle (Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, NEPAL)

0730- 0830            Registration to KASChem-2018

0830- 0900            Welcome and Introduction

0900-0945             Rameshwar Adhikari (Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, NEPAL) -Electron Microscopic Techniques for Materials Characterization

0945- 1030            Ralf Lach (Polymer Service GmbH, Merseburg, GERMANY) - Mechanical Properties of Polymers

1030- 1100            Break

1100-1145             Jackub Sirc (Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC) - Clean Laboratory Practices for Research and Innovations

1145- 1230            Michael Hess (Department of Physics, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA) - Viscoelastic Properties of Polymers

1230- 1330            Lunch Break

1330- 1415            Jean Marc Saiter (Onyx Inc., Nutriset, Rouen, FRANCE) -Thermal Analysis of Polymeric Materials

1415- 1500            Vimal Katiyar (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, INDIA) - Biodegradable Polymer Processing and Characterization Tools

1500- 1530            Closing of the Autumn School (KASChem-2018)

1630- 1730            KaSAM-2018 Inaguration Ceremony at the Park Village Resort, Budhanilkantha, Kathmandu

Day II - IV: Park Village Resort, Budhanilkantha, Kathmandu (For details, please download the program PDF at the top of the page)

POSTER SESSION: SATURDAY October 27, 2018 15:10- 18:00 @ Park Village Resort (For details on poster size and specification, please see the abstract submission page)

KaSAM-2018 POSTERS list can be downloaded here.

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