Abstract Submission

Instructions for abstract preparation

Abstract Template Materiais2017

The official language of the Symposium is English.

To submit an abstract please use the template and send it to the following e-mail: demac-materiais2017@ua.pt

On submission please tell us if you intend an oral or a poster presentation


Poster Presentations

Recommended Poster size is A0 (Vertical)



Publication of Materiais2017 articles in
Materials Research Bulletin and Ciência & Tecnologia dos Materiais


All authors who submit an abstract to the conference will be entitled to submit an article to the journal of the SPM (Sociedade Portuguesa de Materiais), Ciência & Tecnologia dos Materiais, which is published by Elsevier and is on Science Direct. Please note that this must be written in English, and will be subject to the usual journal reviewing process, with no guarantee of acceptance.



We will also be inviting some authors to submit an article to a special Materiais2017 issue of Materials Research Bulletin¸ (JCR/SCI journal, IF = 2.4) also published by Elsevier and on Science Direct. All invited and plenary speakers will be invited to submit papers to this special issue, as well as authors selected by the organisers during the conference or recommended by session chairs. Once again, please note that this will be subject to the usual rigourous journal reviewing process, submitted through the Elsevier Elvise system, with no guarantee of acceptance. The strict submission deadline will be the 31st July 2017.