18th June 2019
National Graphene Institute, Manchester

A half day meeting devoted to UK carbon research will be held on Tuesday 18th June 2019 at the National Graphene Institute. The aim of the meeting is to allow early stage researchers from industry and academia to present their work, develop their networks and contacts, and learn from leading work on the numerous faces of carbon.

The meeting targets carbon researchers with up to 7 years experience since their first degree.

12.00  Buffet lunch and Poster session
13.00  Welcome and Introductions
13.10  Current uses of carbon: Nuclear graphite, diamond, fullerenes, carbon black
14.30  Coffee break and Poster session
15.10  The future of carbon: CNTs, Graphene, bio-medical, energy and environmental applications
16.30  Award for best poster
16.45  Drinks
17.45  Depart

Registration deadline: Tuesday 11th June. The registration fee of £20 (which includes lunch and drinks), can be paid by card using this form:

Early stage carbon researchers meeting – invoice template

Please submit your 1-page abstracts for oral or poster presentation by 31st May to Nassia Tzelepi (nassia.tzelepi@nnl.co.uk). For local information contact Dr Suelen Barg (suelen.barg@manchester.ac.uk)

Eligible carbon researchers will have had up to 7 years experience since their first degree. Abstracts can be on any aspect of carbon research, innovation and development. The BCG committee will select oral and poster contributions from the entries and their decision is final.

We thank Huasheng Graphite for financial support for the meeting.