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The First International Forum of Youth Materials Scholars of Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Gathering Global Talents

Building the Future of Materials

May 25-27, 2019, Shanghai

I. Introduction to the Forum

   The First International forum of Youth Materials Scholars of Shanghai Jiao Tong University is hosted by the School of Materials Science and Engineering, aiming at gathering domestic and oversea young scholars in materials science-related fields to build a platform for academic exchanges and cooperation for young talents in these fields. Through various activities such as research seminars, laboratory visits, panel discussions and policy consultations, we hope to provide an avenue for global young talents to get to know the "Double First-Class" construction strategic planning, the faculty members, undergraduate and graduate education, scientific research and other aspects of the School of Materials and Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. At the same time, the young faculty members of the school will meet with the attendants of the forum and discuss with them about their career development and research achievements in the school, so that the attendants can have a comprehensive understanding, and then being attracted to join the School of Materials Science and Engineering, and contribute to the Double First-Class construction of the materials science discipline.

   Now we sincerely invite domestic and oversea young scholars to gather on the coast of the East Sea. We will meet each other at the cherry-blossoming of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, exchanging varieties of thoughts about the frontier of the materials and strive to build a bright future together.

 II. Forum Schedule

Registration Deadline: May 19,2019

Sign-up Time : May 25, 2019

Forum Time: May 26 to 27, 2019

Forum Address: XU Zuyao Building, Minhang Campus, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Forum Schedule: 

  The Morning of May 26 : Forum opening ceremony and theme report

The Afternoon of May 26: Research seminars

The Morning of May 27: Presentation on recruitment policies, laboratory visit

The Afternoon of May 27:Interviews and discussions


III. Qualifications for registration 

1. Passionate in teaching and guiding students

2. Willing to be a role model for students

3. People with doctorate degree from a world-class university or scientific research institution, as well as relatively fruitful achievements.

4. The applicants shall be under the age of 45.


IV. Academic Field

This forum is centered on but not limited to the following research directions: 

Materials science, Materials physics and chemistry, material processing, physics, chemistry, and other majors, including research direction of energy materials, biomaterials, information materials, additive manufacturing, intelligent manufacturing and other new materials.


V. Registration


Fill in the application form: send the application form to the First International Youth Materials Scientist Forum of Shanghai Jiao Tong University to smseglobal@sjtu.edu.cn;

Application form of SJTU-SMSE forum


The Organizing Committee of the School will conduct a preliminary evaluation of the applicants, and will send the invitation letters to the shortlisted individuals.


VI. Travel and Accommodation


The forum organizer will provide travel support for invited attendees, who shall provide related bills and receipts according to the financial reimbursement requirements.


The accommodation for invited attendees will be arranged by the forum organizer.


VII. Contact Information

Contact Person: Dr. WU(Winnie)

Contact number: 86-21-34203097

E-mail: smseglobal@sjtu.edu.cn

Mailing Address: Room 301, XU Zuyao Building, School of Materials Science & Engineering, No.800 Dongchuan Road, Minhang District, Shanghai, China

Zip code: 200240

800 Dongchuan Road, Minhang District, Shanghai, China Tel: +86-21-3420-3098