August 2009,PORTO DE GALINHAS
Organizing Committee is pleased to invite you to attend the XVth International Sol-Gel
Conference that will be held from
August 23 to 27, 2009 in PORTO DE GALINHAS, Pernambuco State, Brazil.
biennial international conference focuses on both fundamentals and applications
of sol-gel science. Previous conferences have taken place in Padova (Italy,
1981), Wuzburg (Germany, 1983), Montpellier (France, 1985), Kyoto (Japan, 1987),
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil, 1989), Sevilla (Spain, 1991), Paris (France, 1993), Faro
(Portugal, 1995), Sheffield (UK, 1997), Yokohama (Japan, 1999), Padova (Italy,
2001), Sydney (Austalia, 2003), Los Angeles (USA, 2005), Montpellier (France,
2007). The highly successful Sol-Gel Workshop series over 27 years ago attests
that sol-gel science and technology is an extraordinarily and exciting
multidisciplinary area of research.
find attached the first circular of the conference and you are invited to visit
the conference website http://www2.fis.ua.pt/solgel2009/solgel2009.html for more related information. Abstracts are invited by 30
March 2009 for oral and poster presentations.
forward to welcoming you to PORTO DE GALINHAS in August 2009.