Thirteenth World Round Table Conference on Sintering

XIII WRTCS & 25 YUCOMAT joint event
 September 2 -6, 2024, Herceg Novi, Montenegro


Particular emphasis is placed on the following topics, but are not limited to:

  • Theory and technology of solid state and liquid phase sintering – fundamental and applied aspects;
  • Grain boundary phenomena for advanced materials;
  • Novel sintering methods: sintering under high pressure; shocked wave sintering; cold sintering; severe plastic deformation; low temperature sintering; hot pressing and hot isostatic pressing; laser sintering; spark plasma sintering; flash sintering
  • Controlled synthesis and processing of nanomaterials;
  • Processing and properties of high-entropy materials;
  • Microstructural control during sintering at multiple scales from nano to macro level
  • Hybride organic-inorganic materials;
  • Sintering in additive manufacturing;
  • Application of sintering theory in advance technology.



Sunday, September 1, 2024

08.00-19.00 Registration

Monday, September 2, 2024

08.00-19.00 Registration
09.00-09.30 Opening Ceremony
09.30-10.15 The Laureate of the 2024 MRS-Serbia Award for Lasting and Outstanding Contribution to Materials Science and Engineering
10.45-13.15 First YUCOMAT Plenary Session
13.15 Photo Session
15.00-18.45 First WRTCS Plenary Session
20.00-22.00 Cocktail Party


Tuesday, September 3, 2024

08.00-09.45 First YUCOMAT & SINTERING Poster Session, Competition for the best Poster Presentation of young researchers
10.00-13.00 Second WRTCS & YUCOMAT Plenary Session
15.00-20.00 First YUCOMAT and WRTCS Oral Session, Competition for the best Oral presentation of young researchers


Wednesday, September 4,2024

08.00- 9.45  Second YUCOMAT & SINTERING Poster Session
10.00-13.00  Third YUCOMAT Plenary Session
15.00-19.00  Fourth YUCOMAT Plenary Session


Thursday, September 5, 2024

08.00-09.45 Third YUCOMAT Poster Session
10.00-13.00 Fifth YUCOMAT Plenary Session
14.00-19.00 Boat trip around Boka Kotorska Bay


Friday, September 6, 2024

08.00-12.00 Second and Third YUCOMAT Oral Sessions- Main and Small Conference Hall
12.15 Award and Closing of the Conference
12.45 Farewell Cocktail