Hearty Welcome to International Conference on Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM 20)

Mar Athanasius College (Autonomous), Kerala, India organises an International Conference on Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM ‘20) on 14th, 15th and 16th of January, 2020.

We cordially solicit your presence and participation in this International Research Conference at Kothamangalamwith world renowned experts participating from Academia and Industry. The 3-day event will include plenary lectures, invited talks, contributed talksand poster presentations.

Eminent scholars and young researchers within India and from around the globe are expected to participate in the conference.This conference provides a platform to present research outputs, disseminate innovative information and to actively engage in scientific discourse.

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The theme of the conference covers the following areas:

  • Functional/Bioactive materials
  • Materials/Technologies for sustainable development
  • Smart Materials and Future technologies
  • Energy storage/conversion materials
  • Optoelectronic materials
  • Nanomaterials
  • Polymers, Blends, Ceramics, Metals and Alloys



Beginning of Online Registration

14th August, 2019


16th January, 2020


15th January, 2020


14th January, 2020

Last date of request for accommodation

20th December, 2019

Closing of registration

20th December, 2019

Closing of early bird registration

5th December, 2019

Intimation of acceptance of Abstracts

16th December, 2019

Last Date for Online submission of Abstracts

15th December, 2019

Beginning of Online submission of Abstracts

14th August, 2019

Sightseeing Trip

17th January, 2020

Dr. Ajayaghosh

Director, CSIR – National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST)

Dr. Norma Alias

Associate Professor Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Dr. Paulo Cachim

Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department, University of Aveiro, Portugal


STAM 20 will be held at Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam. The Conference venue, situated in the sprawling 65-acre campus of the College, in the foothills of the scenic Western Ghats is easily accessible by air, road and rail. The Cochin International Airport is just 33 km away. The nearest railway station is Aluva, at a distance of 35 km.

About Kothamangalam

Kothamangalam is known as the Gateway to High range of Kerala. The Munnar Hills, Bird Sanctuary, Thattekad and the Periyar Tiger Reserve at Thekkady are nearby attractions of Kothamangalam. The Munnar hill station which is a gorgeous slice of heaven is around 80 kilometres from Kothamangalam, that will beguile and make your trip to Kerala one that you will always remember.