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 young 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 5 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:

Young 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 5 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.