XIV International Conference on Crystal Chemistry of Intermetallic Compounds
SEPTEMBER 22-26, 2019
!!! New deadline for submission of abstracts: August 18 !!!
You are cordially invited to attend the 14th edition of the International Conference on Crystal Chemistry of Intermetallic Compounds (IMC-XIV), which will take place in Lviv on September 22-26, 2019.
Scope of the conference
SCOPE OF THE CONFERENCE
The conference will provide a forum to present and discuss new results on synthesis, crystal structure and properties of intermetallic and related compounds.
Previous conferences were held in Lviv in 1971, 1974, 1978, 1983, 1989, 1995, 1999, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016.
Intermetallic and related compounds:
- phase diagrams
- crystal structures
- physical properties
- crystal chemical features
- databases and software
The following invited lectures will be given at the conference:
Vincent Fournée, University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
INTERPLAY BETWEEN THE 3D CAGE NETWORK AND 2D SURFACES IN INTERMETALLIC CAGE COMPOUNDS
Daniel Fruchart, Néel Institute, Grenoble, France
HYDROGENATION/DEHYDROGENATION OF EPITAXIAL DEPOSITS INTERFACING Mg TO Nb LAYERS
Mauro Giovannini, University of Genoa, Italy
INVESTIGATION ON Ce AND Yb INTERMETALLICS: THE ROLE OF CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY
Ladislav Havela, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
URANIUM HYDRIDES: MYTHOLOGY AND REALITY
Shuichi Iwata, The University of Tokyo, Japan
VALUE-ADDED CYCLES ON MATERIALS DATA IN THE ERA OF INCLUSIVE WEALTH -NEW ROLES OF WORLD MATERIALS DATA-
Oliver Janka, University of Münster, Germany
INTERMETALLIC ALUMINUM COMPOUNDS – STRUCTURES AND PROPERTIES
Dirk Johrendt, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
SUPERTETRAHEDRAL NETWORKS AND PROPERTIES OF NEW PHOSPHIDOSILICATES AND ARSENIDOGALLATES
Libin Liu, Central South University, Changsha, China
DESIGN OF Ti-ALLOY BY INTEGRATING HIGH THROUGHPUT EXPERIMENTS AND CALCULATIONS
Mathieu Pasturel, University of Rennes 1, France
MAGNESIOTHERMY: AN EFFICIENT ROUTE TO MESOSTRUCTURED THERMOELECTRIC INTERMETALLICS… AND MORE
Pavlo Solokha, University of Genoa, Italy
FROM CURIOSITY DRIVEN EXPLORATION OF CHALLENGING INTERMETALLICS TO NOVEL MATERIALS DESIGN
Andrzej Szytuła, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
STRUCTURAL AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF R2TGe6 COMPOUNDS
Pierre Villars, Material Phases Data System, Vitznau, Switzerland
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE PERIODIC (MEDELEEV) NUMBER IN CRYSTAL STRUCTURE PREDICTION – A DATA-CENTRIC APPROACH USING THE PAULING FILE
Yibin Xu, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan
MATERIALS DATABASE AS FUNDAMENTAL OF MATERIALS INFORMATICS
Peter Zavalij, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
CRYSTALLOGRAPHY OF INTERMETALLIC CLUSTERS: STRUCTURE, SYMMETRY AND DISORDER
Jing-Tai Zhao, Shanghai University, China
TUNING OF THE THERMOELECTRIC PROPERTIES OF QUATERNARY COMPOUNDS, ABZnSb (A = Sr, Ba AND RARE EARTH ELEMENTS; B = F AND O) WITH THE ZrCuSiAs STRUCTURE TYPE
International advisory committee
INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE
|R. Ben Hassen||Tunisia|
|L. Havela||Czech Republic|
The scientific program will consist of invited lectures (30 min), oral presentations (15 min) and poster sessions. All contributions should be in English.
|Poster Session I
|Poster Session II
ORAL AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS
Oral and poster presentations will be selected on the basis of the submitted abstracts.
Equipment for computer presentation will be provided by the organizers. 1×1 m2 boards will be available for poster presentations.
Proceedings will be published in the journal Chemistry of Metals and Alloys. An electronic version of the manuscript should be submitted to the journal office (firstname.lastname@example.org; subject: IMC-XIV proceedings) before October 15, 2019.
The social program proposes guided excursions to places of historical and cultural interest for registered accompanying persons (evening events are open to all participants):
|Lviv and Surroundings**|
|Evening||Guided Walk in
the Old Town
* not included in the conference fee; ** bus excursion
The conference will take place in the main building of the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (Universytetska St. 1) and the neighboring Bank Hotel (Lystopadovogo Chynu St. 8).
On Sunday September 22 the conference registration desk will be situated at the Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (Kyryla i Mefodiya St. 6). The following days it will be installed at the conference site.
TRAVEL TO LVIV
Lviv can be reached by:
plane (international airport ~20 min by public transport from the city center); direct international connections from Berlin, Bratislava, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Gdansk, Istanbul, Katowice, Kraków, London, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Poznań, Rome, Tel Aviv, Vienna, Warsaw, Wrocław, etc.
train (railway station ~10 min by public transport from the city center); direct international connections from Košice, Przemyśl, Vienna (Budapest), Wrocław (Kraków)
Please check if you need a visa for Ukraine (http://mfa.gov.ua/en/consular-affairs/entering-ukraine/visa-requirements-for-foreigners). Invitation letters to be used for visa application can be obtained from the IMC Conference Secretariat upon request.
August 18, 2019 – deadline for submission of abstracts
August 21, 2019 – information concerning oral or poster presentation
August 31, 2019 – deadline for registration
September 10, 2019 – deadline for payment of conference fees for participants from Ukraine
September 23, 2019 – opening of the conference
October 15, 2019 – deadline for submission of proceedings
Participants who would like to make an oral or a poster presentation are invited to submit an abstract
(1 page A4) on any aspect of crystal chemistry (crystal structures, phase diagrams, physical properties, software) of intermetallic and related compounds. Accepted contributions will be included in the book of abstracts, which will be distributed to the participants, and will also be available on line. Oral presentations will be selected on the basis of the submitted abstracts.
The abstracts must be written in English.
Please submit your abstract by e-mail to the IMC Conference Secretariat. The text should be prepared in A4 format with Times New Roman Font 12 point, using single spacing (margins: top – 3.5 cm, bottom, left, right – 2.5 cm), following the example shown below. A Microsoft Word template can be downloaded and used as starting point.
TITLE OF THE ABSTRACT
A.B. Author1 and C. Coauthor2
1 Department of Chemistry, Newtown University, Long Street 10, CY-12345 Newtown, Country
2 Department of Physics, Newtown University, Long Street 11, CY-12345 Newtown, Country
The text of the abstract .
 A.B. Author, C. Coauthor, Chem. Met. Alloys 10 (2017) 34-56.
The abstract and the abstract submission form should reach the IMC Conference Secretariat before August 18, 2019. The presenting author will be informed about the decision of the organizing committee (oral presentation or poster) by August 21, 2019.
Registration and accommodation
Participants should register by returning by e-mail the registration and accommodation form available below before August 31, 2019. The registration desk will be open on Sunday, September 22 (14:00-18:00) and will remain open throughout the duration of the conference for information and general assistance.
All participants must register and pay the conference fee: UAH 600 for regular participants and UAH 300 for PhD students and accompanying persons from Ukraine, EUR 300 for regular participants and EUR 150 for PhD students and accompanying persons living in other countries.
Conference fees for regular participants include attendance to all scientific sessions, the book of abstracts and the get-together party.
Conference fees for accompanying persons cover the complete social program.
Participants from Ukraine should pay by postal transfer before September 10, 2019 to:
Семусьо Наталія Зеновіївна
секретаріат конференції ІМС
кафедра неорганічної хімії
Львівський національний університет імені Івана Франка
вул. Кирила і Мефодія, 6, 79005 Львів
Participants from other countries are invited to pay cash at the registration desk on arrival.
Participants may book accommodation in advance by returning the registration and accommodation form before August 31, 2019. Accommodation must be paid directly to the hotel. Indicative prices (April 2019) per room and night include breakfast (except for University Guesthouse).
|Hotel||Suite (de Luxe)||Semi-Suite||Single Room||Double Room|
|Atlas DeLuxe||EUR 90||EUR 97|
|Bank Hotel||EUR 153||EUR 91||EUR 105|
|Dnister||EUR 91||EUR 76||EUR 63|
|Ibis Styles||EUR 69||EUR 77|
|University Guesthouse||EUR 27||EUR 15||EUR 19|
Download IMC-XIV REGISTRATION AND ACCOMMODATION FORM in ‘pdf’ format
Grants for young scientists
GRANTS FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS
The International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD) has accepted to financially support a limited number of young scientists attending IMC-XIV, by paying their registration fee. If you
– are less than 30 years old, and
– have submitted an abstract
you may apply for one of these grants, by sending the information indicated below to the Organizing Committee (email@example.com) before August 18, 2019 .
Date of birth:
Title of abstract:
Local organizing committee
LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
R. Gladyshevskii (chairman)
Department of Inorganic Chemistry
Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Kyryla i Mefodiya St. 6, UA-79005 Lviv, Ukraine
telephone: +380 32 2600388
web site: http://chem.lnu.edu.ua/about/departments/imc-conference