Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering (SJCE), Mysuru, is organising a three-day International conference on `Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16)’ from May 26 to 28 .
Speaking to media persons here on Tuesday, SJCE principal Dr Syed Shakeeb Ur Rahman said that the conference would focus on advances in materials such as ceramics, metals, polymers and their composites, with special emphasis on synthesis, characterisation, and their applications in diversified engineering disciplines.
The conference will be inaugurated by Bharat Ratna Prof C N R Rao and Minister for Higher Education T B Jayachandra will preside over the conference. More than 300 papers will be deliberated by the experts and delegates at this event.
During the inaugural function, SJCE will exchange MoU with Chonbuk National University, South Korea. The scope of the MOU includes cooperative educational and research activities; exchange of researchers including faculty members and graduate students. Vice Principal (PG) Dr B Shivamurthy, Vice Principal (UG) Dr G M Shashidhara and organising secretary Dr Siddaramaiah were present.