Materials Challenges In Alternative & Renewable Energy 2014 | The American Ceramic Society

Materials Challenges In Alternative & Renewable Energy 2014

MCARE 2014

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Meeting Description
MCARE 2014 facilitates information sharing on the latest developments involving materials for alternative and renewable energy systems. Emphasis will be on materials challenges and innovations in areas of hydrogen, solar energy, solar power and concentrators, battery and energy storage, nanocomposites and nanowires, nuclear, critical resources, and other energy area. Don’t miss this year’s plenary speakers: M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY Stony Brook, USA; D. Yogi Goswami, Clean Energy Research Center, University of South Florida, USA; Silke Christiansen, Helmholtz-Center Berlin, Germany; Bor Z. Jang, Angstron Materials, Inc. and Nanotek Instruments, Inc., USA; Taek-Soo Kim, Korea Institute for Rare Metal, Korea; Suklyun Hong, Graphene Research Institute and Sejong University, Korea; Chikashi Nishimura, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan; and Ned Stetson, Fuel Cell Technologies Office, DOE, USA.

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Who Should Attend

MCARE 2014 is intended for not only scientists and engineers active in energy and materials science research, but also for those new to the field. Visit the Symposia section to learn more about the technical program or review the Schedule for more information.


Select your membership type below to register online. Nonmembers will be prompted to create a New Visitor Registration. Download the registration form to sign up by phone, fax or mail.

On or Before

Jan. 23, 2014


Jan. 23, 2014

ACerS Member $610 $760
ASM or MRS Member $610 $760
Nonmember $730 $880
Speaker $550 $700
ACerS Emeritus/Senior/Associate Member $470 $620
One Day: Member $470 $620
One Day: Nonmember $590 $740
Student Member $150 $225
Student: Nonmember $190 $265
Spouse/Companion* $50 $50

Note: Registration includes welcome and poster receptions, two lunches and breaks.

*Includes all evening receptions and poster sessions.


H.T. Lin

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Sanjay Mathur

University of Cologne

Ragaiy Zidan

Savannah River National Laboratory

MCARE 2014 is organized by The American Ceramic Society and co-organized by ASM International. MCARE 2014 is endorsed by MRS-Materials Research Society.

MCARE Founders and MCARE 2014

Advisory Program Co-Chairs

George Wicks

Jack Simon