The Department of Chemistry, University of Sri Jayewardenepura facilitates the 3rd biennial International Symposium on Polymer Science and Technology (IIUPST 2017) in collaboration with Industries, Institutions and Universities on 13th -15th July, 2017 in Colombo.
The aim of the symposium is to build a common platform to exchange information and novel ideas among academics, scientists, technologists as well as industrialists. Further, this is aimed at facilitating the advancement of research and development in polymer and material sciences in Sri Lanka.
This year’s symposium theme is ‘Polymers and Advanced Materials for Sustainable Development” and the main topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- polymer science and technology
- advanced materials
- application of polymers and
- eco-friendly polymers
Interested authors are invited to submit abstracts online at polymersympo.sjp.ac.lk website. All abstracts will be reviewed by three members of the expert editorial board and the final decision will be taken by the Editor-in-chief based on the reviewers’ reports. Best abstracts will be sponsored by the IIUPST 2017 to publish in an index journal selected by its corresponding author.
The important dates are as follows.
Abstract submission: 15th March, 2017
Decision notification: 15th May, 2017
Early-bird registration: 15th June, 2017