Invited Speakers
Prof. Dinesh Agrawal (The Pennsylvania State Univ., USA)
Title: Microwave Sintering of Tungsten and Its Alloys: An Overview
Prof. Alan Atkinson (Imperial College London, UK)
Title: Constrained Sintering of SOFC Electrolyte Layers
Dr. Bernd Kieback (IFAM, Germany)
Title: Analysis of Particle Rolling and Intrinsic Rotations in Copper Powder during Sintering
Dr. Deborah Clare Blaine (Stellenbosch Univ., South Africa)
Title: Sintering of Electrophoretically Deposited (EPD) Platinum Nanoparticles
Dr. Jean-Marc Chaix (Grenoble INP, France)
Title: On Chemical Interactions in the Interface Region during Sintering of Multi-Materials
Prof. Zhigang (Zak) Fang (Univ. of Utah, USA)
Title: Sintering of Nanosized Particles – Is It Really Unique? 
Prof. Takashi Goto (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
Title: Spark Plasma Sintering of cBN-Based Composites Combined with Rotary Chemical Vapor Deposition
Prof. Hui Gu (Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Title: Transient Intergranular Glassy Films in Ceramics To Initiate Abnormal Grain Growth
Dr. Olivier Guillon (TU Darmstadt, Germany)
Title: Field Assisted Sintering of Zinc Oxide
Prof. Yuehui He (Central South Univ., China)
Title: Fabrication and Applications of Intermetallic Porous Materials by Controlled Actively Sintering Process
Dr. Michael J. Hoffmann (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)
Title: Microstructural Control in Perovskite Ceramics
Prof. Dongliang Jiang (Chinese Academy of Sceiences, China)
Title: Sintering YAG:Effect of Atmospheres
Prof. Fuqiang Huang (Peking Univ., China)
Title: Low-Temperature Rapid Sintering of Non-Oxide Energy Materials
Prof. Ma Jan (Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore)
Title: Densification Modeling of Porous Ceramics with Bimodal Pore Size Distribution
Dr. Vikram Jayaram (IISc, India)
Title: A Comparative Study of the Role of Non-Stoichiometry and Transient Liquid Phase in Reactive Densification of Refractory
        Compounds in The (Ti,Zr)-(B4C,Bn,C) Systems
Prof. Shinhoo Kang (Seoul National Univ., Korea)
Title: Formation of Platelet Wc in (W,M)C-Co Cermets
Prof. Hyoung Seop Kim (POSTECH, Korea)
Title: Densification and Nanocrystallization of Metallic Powders in Cold Sintering Using High Pressure Torsion
Prof. Do Kyung Kim (KAIST, Korea)
Title: Synthesis and Size Control of Tetragonal BaTiO3 Nano-Powders by Facile Solvothermal Method
Prof. Young-Wook Kim (Univ. of Seoul, Korea)
Title: Role of Sintering Additives on Functionality of Silicon Carbide Ceramics
Prof. Toshio Kimura (Keio Univ., Japan)
Title: Microstructure Development in Lead-Free Piezoelectric Ceramics Made by Templated Grain Growth Process
Prof. Ho-Yong Lee (Sunmoon Univ., Korea)
Title: Solid-State Single Crystal Growth (SSCG) Technique as an Extreme Case of Grain Growth Control
Prof. Jong-Heun Lee (Korea Univ., Korea)
Title: Low-Temperature Sintering and Electrical Properties of Strontium- and Magnesium-Doped Lanthanum Gallate
Prof. Jian Luo (Clemon Univ., USA)
Title: Developing Grain Boundary “Phase” Diagrams to Predict Activated Sintering Phenomena
Prof. Christophe Martin (Grenoble INP, France)
Title: Discrete Element Simulation of Sintering: Toward More Realistic Microstructures
Dr. Andrey Maximenko (Institute for Problems of Materials Science, Ukraine)
Title: Direct Multiscale Modeling of Sintering
Prof. Jingzhe Pan (Univ. of Leicester, UK)
Title: What Do We Know about Nano-Effects in Sintering?
Prof. Seong Jin Park (POSTECH, Korea)
Title: Modeling and Simulation for Sintering Process
Prof. Burton R. Patterson (Univ. of Florida, USA)
Title: Stereological Analysis of Microstructural Evolution during Sintering
Prof. Rishi Raj (Univ. of Colorado at Boulder, USA)
Title: Mechanisms of FAST and FlASH Sintering
Prof. Mike Reece (Univ. of London, UK)
Title: The Effect of CNTs on the Sintering and Grain Growth of Ceramics 
Dr. Yoshio Sakka (NIMS, Japan)
Title: Advanced Electric Current Activated/Assisted Sintering Technology: Modeling and Development
Prof. Graham Schaffer (The Univ. of Queensland, Australia)
Title: On the Role of the Atmosphere in the Sintering of Aluminium
Prof. Zhijian Shen (Stockholm Univ., Sweden)
Title: Microstructural Heterogeneities Developed during the Sintering of Ceramic Nanopowders
Prof. Keizo Uematsu (Nagaoka Univ. of Technology, Japan)
Title: Sintering Governing Particle Characteristics in the Synthesis of Strontium Sodium Niobate by Solid State Reaction
Prof. François Valdivieso (ENSM.SE, France)
Title: Multi-Materials Cer/Cer and Cer/Met: Reflexions on Assembly by Powder Metallurgy
Prof. Omer Van der Biest (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium)
Title: Pulsed Electric Current Sintering (PECS), a Review of Modeling Results and Mechanisms
Prof. Sebastien Vaucher (EMPA, Switzerland)
Title: In-Situ Analytics for Real Time Observation of Materials under Microwave Processing
Prof. Fumihiro Wakai (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Title: Prediction of Macroscopic Shrinkage in Sintering from Microstructure
Prof. Xiao Hui Wang (Tsinghua Univ., China)
Title: Core-Shell Structure Formation Mechanism in Nanocrystalline Modified BaTiO3 Ceramics Prepared by Different Sintering
Prof. Takahisa Yamamoto (Univ. of Tokyo, Japan)
Title: High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy Study  for Wc-Co Based Cemented Carbides
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