The keynote talks have been announced for FEMS Junior EUROMAT 2022 ERC awarded. The conference will be held from 19–22 July 2022 at the University of Coimbra, Portugal. Read more



Despite all the uncertainties and difficult epidemiological situation, the 22nd Annual YUCOMAT Conference of the MRS Serbia was held in Herceg Novi, from August 30 to September 3, where were presented Plenary lectures and Virtual offline presentations of the most eminent scientists from around the world, led by M. Stanley Whittingham winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for lithium-ion batteries and Andre K. Geim, for 2010 in Physics for graphene... Read more


The Executive Board of the MRS-Serbia is proud to announce the competition for the Award for a Lasting and Outstanding Contribution to Materials Science and Engineering for 2022.

The Award for a Lasting and Outstanding Contribution to Materials Science and Engineering is awarded to the most distinguished scientists for their overall scientific achievements, which have contributed significantly to the advancement of this areas of science, the enhancement of university teaching, education of young scientists and upholding the... Read more

Professor Rodrigo Martins, Professor in Materials Science Department of Faculty of Science and Technology of NOVA School of Science and Technology, Portugal, has been announced as the first speaker at ERC Grant Day on 20 July 2022 at FEMS Junior EUROMAT 2022. Read more

The Junior Euromat 2022 International Conference will be held from 19– 22 July 2022 at the University of Coimbra, the oldest in Portugal and one of the oldest in the world. Read more

As in previous years, SOCIEMAT joined other member societies of FEMS to celebrate the World Materials Day. The World Materials Day event was hold at the Polytechnic University of Madrid on November 3.

During the event the following talks were given by materials experts:

  • Molecular Dance, Prof. Amador Menendez, IDONIAL.
  • Eduardo Torroja, Strong Shapen and Material, Prof. Mª Josefa Cassinello
  • Presentation of the Project Welcome to Materland, Prof. Gloria Rodríguez
  • Presentation of the 70th anniversary special issue Materiales de
  • ... Read more

Following a secret voting process, the General Assembly confirmed Assistant Professor Anna Zervaki (National Technical University of Athens) and Professor Aldo Boccaccini (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg) as FEMS President and Vice-President respectively for 2022-2023. Read more

As FEMS EUROMAT 2021 draws to a close, we are pleased to announce the dates of the next Junior EUROMAT 2022 conference taking place on 19–22 July in Coimbra, Portugal hosted by Sociedade Portuguesa de Materiais (SPM). Read more

With FEMS EUROMAT 2021 coming to an end, we chat with our FEMS Immediate Past President (2020–2021) and FEMS EUROMAT 2021 Scientific Committee co-Chair, Paloma Fernández-Sánchez about her time working with FEMS and what she thought of this year’s virtual event. Read more

EUROMAT 2021 continues its fourth day with a densely packed programme of excellent contributions in multiple symposia on a wide range of cutting-edge topics in materials science. Read more