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Short Courses

Monday 5 December 2016
Two short courses are organised
(i) Failure Analysis and Metallography by George Vander Voort
(ii) Thermal Spray Coatings:
From Manufacture to Applications by Chris Berndt.
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Symposia Themes

Symposia themes for the CAMS 2016 Conference include exciting presentations on advanced manufacturing and advances in materials characterisation. There will also be talks on corrosion and degradation, as well as the selection of durable materials for demanding environments and much more.

Conference Hosts

Materials Australia

Conference HostsMaterials Australia

Materials Australia facilitates and services the needs of both individual members and organisations. Their vision is to be the peak materials technology body that provides...

Australian Ceramic Society

Conference HostsAustralian Ceramic Society

The Australian Ceramic Society is an organisation that works towards furthering all aspects of ceramics in science, industry, research, trade and art. The Society aims...


Conference PartnersANSTO

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation’s (ANSTO) Institute of Materials Engineering is a major centre of materials engineering expertise, and plays a significant role...

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Conference PartnersThermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.( is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier,...

Swinburne University of Technology

Conference PartnersSwinburne University of Technology

Swinburne University of Technology was established over 100 years ago with the am to provide technical education to people who were denied from entering further...



Today, Struers is the world's leading manufacturer of equipment and consumables for materialographic surface preparation of solid materials.

Struers has affiliates in 24 countries,...

ATA Scientific

SponsorsATA Scientific


ATA Scientific specialises in sales, support and service for a range of specialised analytical instruments in...



ZEISS is a leading international group of companies operating worldwide in the optical and opto-electronic industries. Headquartered in Oberkochen, Germany, the ZEISS Group is directly...

American Elements

SponsorsAmerican Elements

American Elements, global manufacturer of metals, alloys, chemicals, thin films & nanomaterials for advanced engineering & technology

Coherent Scientific

SponsorsCoherent Scientific