The 6th KU-KITECH International Symposium
on Bulk Metallic Glasses and Advanced Materials
Sep. 14-15, 2010

Kumamoto University, Kumamoto Japan

last up date : Sep.17, 2010


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Greeting to KU-KITECH Syomposium Participants

 The 6th KU-KITECH International Symposium on Bulk Metallic Glasses and Advanced Materials will be held at 100th Anniversary Memorial Hall, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan from September 14th to 15th, 2010.
  We would invite all participants to exchange new research achievements within bulk metallic glasses and advanced materials such as magnesium alloys, as well as to seek to establish international cooperation. We hope that this symposium will provide a valuable forum to highlight current and future multidisciplinary research and application of Bulk Metallic Glasses and Advanced Materials.
 We would like to welcome all of you as distinguished guests of this special event. We look forward to meeting you at the symposium in Kumamoto.

Chair persons, Yoshihito Kawamura, Kumamoto University

Local Organizing Committee
  (Kumamoto Univ.)
Prof. Kazuki Takashima ,
Prof. Shinji Ando ,
Prof. Chihiro Iwamoto,
Prof. Kazuyuki Hokamoto,
Prof. Masaaki Otsu,
Prof. Michiaki Yamasaki,
Prof. Hiromoto Kitahara,
Prof. Tsuyoshi Mayama,
Dr. Jonghyun Kim,
Secretary :Ms. Tomoko Matsumoto

Abstract & Registration

 The official language of the symposium is English. The abstract book will be published. You need prepare abstract in accordance with the required format.
  Abstract Format  Registration Form

 The abstract and registration should be submitted to the secretariat via e-mail (
 before Aug.20.

Registration fee
35,000 JPY
15,000 JPY
30,000 JPY
10,000 JPY
Registration fee includes admission to all technical sessions, an abstract book, coffee breaks, lunches, banquet, and a conference package. Accommodation fee is included only in the oversea registration fees (Regular and Student). It should be paid in cash (Japanese Yen only) at the registration desk before the symposium starts.  The registration fee should be paid to the registration desk during the symposium in cash (Japanese Yen only).


 Oral presentations are limited to invited speakers only. General participants are invited to make a poster presentation. The committee will select best posters (only for students) and award the winners with certificates and a small gift. The all abstracts also should be submitted to the secretariat via e-mai before August 20 . Poster board size is 900mm in width and 1800mm in height.


 Access to the Hotels
 Kumamoto City: Kumamoto University is located in the city of Kumamoto in Kyushu, the southern-most main island of  Japan. Kumamoto City is the second biggest city in Kyushu.The City also has a lot of historical and cultural sights, as  well as a modern downtown.Autumn and spring offer the most comfortable weather. Kumamoto is also well-known in  Japan for its delicious drinking water. Because the rainfall that soaks into the ground in the mountains of the Aso region takes many years to come out, one can always be able to drink delicious water. Kumamoto City Map
 Kumamoto University: Kumamoto University was founded in 1887 in Kumamoto City, which is in the central area of  Kyusyu Island in the southern part of Japan.The symposium is held in the "100th Anniversary Memorial Hall", Kurokami south campus, Kumamoto University. Kurokami South Campus Map (#.41)


 Ms.Tomoko Matsumoto
 Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,
 Graduate School of Science and Technology,
 Kumamoto University
 2-39-1 Kurokami, Kumamoto 860-8555, Japan