International Symposium on Hybrid Nano Materials
Toward Future Industries
(HNM 2010)

Symposium period

Nov. 19(Fri) - 20(Sat), 2010


Nagaoka University of Technology
Center for Multimedia System

This workshop is organized by
Nagaoka University of Technology

Scope of symposium
The International Symposium on Hybrid Nano Materials Toward Future Industries 2010 (HNM 2010) is the second conference after the first symposium held in 2006 as HNM 2006. The purpose of this joint symposium is to bring together state-of-the-art developments on all aspects related to processing, structures and properties of advanced nano materials including ceramics, metals, polymers, hybrids and composites. This symposium will be focused on the industrialization of above mentioned new materials that is essential for the sustainable future society.

Organizing committee

K. Niihara, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan

.T. Ohji, AIST, Japan M. Singh, NASA, U. S. A
M. Takata, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan H. T. Lin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory. U. S. A.

F. Wakai, Tokyo Inst. Tech., Japan T. Komatsu, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan
M. Mutoh, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan T. Ishikawa, Ube Industires, Ltd.
K. Uematsu, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan K. Ishizaki, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan
K. Matsumaru, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan M. Takeda, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan
M. Nanko, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan Y. Miyashita, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan
T. Ishibashi, Nagaoka Univ. Tech., Japan
N. Uchitomi, Nagaoka Univ. Tech, Japan
K. Yasui, Nagaoka Univ. Tech, Jpan

Topics of HNM 2010
The scientific program will consist of plenary and invited lectures, submitted oral contributions and poster presentations on science and technology of nano hybrid materials and their industrialization. Topics of interest include but not limited to: ceramics, metals, polymers, composite materials, hybrid materials, glass and glass ceramics, processing technology, materials machining, and nano-technology.

Time table, Program
-- tentative --

Nov. 19, 2010 (Fri.)
18:00-20:00 Reception, 1st. Floor, Hotel New Otani Nagaoka

19:00-21:00 Supper, Nihonkai Shoya

Nov. 20, 2010 (Sat.)

Technical Program

9:00 Opening Address

9:10 T. Ohji, AIST

9:40 M.Singh, NASA

10:10 W. Krenkel, Universitat Bayreuth

10:40 F. Wakai, Tokyo Inst. Tech.

11:10 T. Ishikawa, Ube Industries

11:40 T. Sekino, Tohoku Univ.

Lunchon Meeting


Technical Program

13:30 H. -T. Lin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

14:00 R.Ramaseshan, IGCAR

14:30 K. H. Kim, Pusan National University

15:00 K. Uematsu, Nagaoka Univ. Tech.

15:30 Poster Presentation, Coffee

16:30 R. J. Diefendorf, Clemson Univ.

17:00 H. Klemm, Fraunhofer-Institut fur Keramische Technologien und Systeme

17:30 Panel Discussion, K. Niihara, Nagaoka Univ. Tech.

18:00 Closing Remarks, K. Yasui, Nagaoka Univ. Tech.

19:00-21:00 Formal Reception, Japanese Restaurant Sakuratei Daimachi Saryo

Registration fee
Registration fee is 10,000 JPY/ participant and 5,000 JPY/ accompanying person. Students are free to attend the symposium.
It includes Abstract Book, Welcome Party, Formal Reception.

Only cash (JPY) is acceptable at the front desk of conference.

Hotel New Otani very close to JR Nagaoka Station has been reserved for the symposium participants.
The special rate is as follows:

Hotel New Otani Nagaoka ; []
Six non-smoking single-rooms with breakfast: 6,500 JPY and six smoking single-rooms with breakfast: 7,800 JPY have been reserved. (not including tax)

The participant to reserve the above-mentioned hotel should contact to the symposium secretariat until Nov. 13, 2010.

The working language of the symposium is English for all activities, papers and presentations.

Notice to invited speakers

Please send the following information to one of the secretaries at

1) Travel schedule including arriving and departing airports in Japan.

2) Approximate arrival and departure date and time.

3) C. V. form in this link.

Hisayuki Suematsu, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan
Tsuneo Suzuki, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan
Tadachika Nakayama, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan

Extreme Energy-Density Research Institute,
Nagaoka University of Technology
1603-1 Kamitomioka-machi, Nagaoka, Niigata 940-2188, JAPAN
Phone: (+81)-258-47-9889, Fax:(+81)-258-47-9890