Meeting Resources

11th International Conference on Porous Metals and Metallic Foams (MetFoam 2019)

August 20–23, 2019 • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel • Dearborn, Michigan, USA

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Share your work—submit an abstract by December 3, 2018.

The 11th International Conference on Porous Metals and Metallic Foams (MetFoam 2019) is the largest cross-disciplinary, international technical meeting focused exclusively on the production methods, properties, and applications of these lightweight porous/cellular materials. Mark your calendars now and plan to participate in this not-to-be-missed event.


Abstract Deadline:
December 3, 2018

Discount Registration Deadline:
July 8, 2019

Housing Deadline:
August 9, 2019

Conference Dates:
August 20–23, 2019


Who Will Benefit

Scientists and engineers working on lightweight porous/cellular metals, as well as those studying their production, properties, and application will benefit from presenting at and/or attending MetFoam 2019.

General Chair:

Nihad Dukhan, University of Detroit Mercy, USA

Steering Committee:

Olaf Andersen, IFAM Dresden, Germany
John Banhart, Institute of Applied Materials, Germany
David Dunand, Northwestern University, USA
Bo-Young Hur, Gyeongsang National University, South Korea
Louis-Philippe Lefebvre, National Research Council, Canada
Hideo Nakajima, The Wakasa Wan Energy Research Center, Japan
Afsaneh Rabiei, North Carolina State University, USA
Franticek Simancík, Institute of Materials & Machine Mechanics SAS, Slovakia
Hui-ping Tang, State Key Laboratory of Porous Metal Materials, Northwest Institute for Nonferrous Metal Research, China
Dong-hui Yang, Hohai University, China

TMS Sponsorship:

MetFoam 2019 is sponsored by the TMS Structural Materials Division (SMD) and the Composite Materials Committee and Additive Manufacturing Committee.

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