Advances in Materials

Special Issue

First National Conference on Advanced Materials and Their Applications (NCAMA2023)

  • Submission Deadline: 31 March 2024
  • Status: Submission Closed
  • Lead Guest Editor: Ezzroug Kaouther
About This Special Issue
The Advanced Materials and its Applications Conference at the University Centre of Tipaza in Algeria is an important event for the field of materials science. This conference will serve as a platform for experts, researchers, and academics to come together and share their knowledge and findings regarding the latest advancements, challenges, and opportunities in the realm of advanced materials.
Advanced materials, as defined, refer to new materials that have emerged with high-tech applications and have been developed over the past few decades. The development of these materials involves multidisciplinary research and development, encompassing various fields such as chemistry, physics, nanotechnology, ceramics, metallurgy, and biomaterials, among others.
Nanomaterials: Nanotechnology has revolutionized the field of chemical engineering. Nanomaterials, such as nanoparticles and nanocomposites. They find applications in catalysis, drug delivery, sensors, and lightweight composites.
Membranes, Biomaterials, Smart Materials, Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs), Graphene, Self-healing Materials.
These are just a few examples of the wide range of advanced materials that contribute to the advancements in chemical engineering. The field is continuously evolving, and researchers are exploring new materials and applications to address various challenges and improve process efficiency in industries ranging from pharmaceuticals to energy production.
Advanced materials have significantly impacted the electronics industry, leading to the development of faster, smaller, more efficient, and versatile electronic devices.
Semiconductor Materials, Graphene, Organic Electronics, Perovskite Solar Cells, Conductive Polymers, Flexible and Stretchable Materials, Magnetic Materials, these advanced materials have enabled the electronics industry to create smaller, faster, and more energy-efficient devices. They continue to drive innovation and open up possibilities for future advancements in areas like quantum computing, flexible electronics, and smart devices.
Advanced materials have revolutionized the field of civil engineering, offering new possibilities for the design, construction, and maintenance of infrastructure. These materials possess superior properties that enhance the durability, sustainability, and performance of civil engineering projects. Here are some examples of advanced materials used in civil engineering:High-Performance Concrete, Fiber-Reinforced Polymers (FRPs), Self-Healing Concrete, High-Performance Steel Alloys, Shape Memory Alloys (SMAs), Engineered Wood Products, Geosynthetics , Ultra-High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete (UHPFRC).
Nanomaterials for Cement and Concrete. The use of these advanced materials in civil engineering has led to the development of more sustainable, resilient, and innovative infrastructure that can withstand various environmental and structural challenges.
Given the significance of the conference and the valuable insights shared by participants, it is commendable that the organizers plan to publish the proceedings of the event. By doing so, the information presented during the conference can be made accessible to a broader audience, facilitating further research and knowledge dissemination in the field of materials science.
Additionally, the idea of selecting and publishing the best contributions from the conference in a reputable journal is a great initiative. This will ensure that the most noteworthy and impactful research and findings presented at the conference get proper recognition and reach a wider readership. It also serves to promote the cutting-edge advancements in the area of advanced materials and encourages further research in the relevant fields.
Overall, such conferences play a vital role in fostering collaboration, promoting innovation, and advancing the field of materials science. The exchange of ideas, experiences, and knowledge among experts in the field can lead to breakthroughs and advancements that have far-reaching implications across various industries and technologies.


  1. Advanced Materials in Biotechnology Applications
  2. Advanced Materials in the Environment Applications
  3. Advanced Materials in Electronics
  4. Advanced Materials in Mechanical applications
  5. Advanced Materials in civil engineering
  6. Advanced materials synthesis with a green and eco-friendly process
Lead Guest Editor
  • Ezzroug Kaouther

    Chemical Process Engineering, University Center Morsli abdellah, Tipaza, Algeria

Guest Editors
  • Omar Larbi bouamrane

    Department of Engineering process, Sciences Institute, Tipaza, Algeria

  • Bouras Omar

    Faculty of Technology, University of Blida, Blida, Algeria

  • Boussad Boumeddane

    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Blida, Blida, Algeria

  • Menadi Belkacem

    Department of Civil Engineering, University of Blida, Blida, Algeria

  • Ahmed Hadj sadok

    Department of Hydraulic Engineering and Development, High National School of Hydraulics, Blida, Algeria

  • Abdallah Aissou

    Department of Electronics, Sciences Institute, Tipaza, Algeria