International Workshop on Advanced Ceramics(IWAC04)

December 10-12, 2010
Nagoya Institute of Technology
Invited Lectures
Thermophysical characteristics of green ceramic bodies: evolution due to heat treatment
David S. SMITH
Groupe d’Etude des Matériaux Hétérogènes (GEMH),
Centre Européen de la Céramique Ecole
Nationale Supérieure de Céramique Industrielle, France

In-situ and ex-situ incorporation of carbon nanostructures into high-temperature ceramic-carbon nanocomposites
William Edward LEE
Department of Materials and Centre for Advanced Structural Ceramics,
Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Pressureless sintering and properties of ZrB2-based ultra-High temperature ceramics
Zhengren HUANG
Key laboratory of high performance ceramics and superfine microstructure of shanghai Institute of ceramics,
Chinese academy of sciences, P.R. China

Porous ceramics with excellent strength, permeability and capillary rise properties by control of its microstructure
Kiyoshi OKADA
Materials and Structures Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Fabrication of highly sensitive and selective sensors by ink jet printing
Laboratoire Science des Procédés Céramiques et de Traitements de Surface, UMR CNRS 6638, France

Nanostructured metal oxides for gas sensing applications
Institute of Engineering Physics, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam

Crystal chemistry of complex materials: modelling methods and non-conventional experimental techniques
Philippe THOMAS
Laboratoire Science des Procédés Céramiques et de Traitements de Surface, UMR 6638 CNRS,
European Ceramic Center, France

Spatial distribution of cavities in glasses
Research & Utilization Division, Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute, Japan

Field-enhanced bulk conductivity of acceptor-doped BaTiO3 ceramics and related materials
Anthony R. WEST
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Nagoya Institute of Technology Institute of Ceramics Research and Education