Opening of the 2nd International Conference on MXenes, Beijing, China on May 10-12, 2019


2nd International Conference on MXenes is held in Beijing, China and was opened on May 10, 2019. The conference is hosted and organized by Beijing University of Chemical Technology.

 The conference is co-chaired by professor Yury Gogotsi from Drexel University, USA, and professor Bin Xu from Beijing University of Chemical Technology. The meeting invites the relevant experts and scholars at home and abroad on MXene materials in basic research and application of the latest progress to communicate, discuss the future development trend MXene material, is following the May 2018 the first MXenes energy storage material in jilin university international conference after MXene another event in the field of materials research.

Professor Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University, USA


Conference Topics

(1) Synthesis and preparation of MXenes
(2) Structure and properties of MXenes
(3) MXenes for energy and conversion
(4) MXenes for environment and catalysis
(5) MXenes for biology and medicine
(6) MXenes for optics and electronics

Plenary Speakers:
Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University
Chong Min Koo, Korea Institute of Science and Technology
Masashi Okubo, The University of Tokyo
Jieshan Qiu, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
Vivek Shenoy, University of Pennsylvania

Invited Speakers:
Babak Anasori, Drexel University
Majid Beidaghi, Auburn University
Yu Chen, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, CAS
Yu Gao, Jilin University
Qing Huang, Ningbo Institute of Industrial Technology, CAS
Neng Li, Wuhan University of Technology
Xiaohui Guo, Northwest University
Hui Pan, University of Macau
Ho Seok Park, Sungkyunkwan University
Per Persson, Linkoping University
Shizhang Qiao, University of Adelaide
Joselito Razal, Deakin University
Xiahan Sang, Wuhan University of Technology
Patrice Simon, Paul Sabatier University
Li Song, University of Science and Technology of China
Zhengming Sun, Southeast University
Zhimei Sun, Beihang University
Xinyong Tao, Zhejiang University of Technology
Pengbo Wan, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
Guoxiu Wang, University of Technology Sydney
Haihui Wang, South China University of Technology
Xiaohui Wang, Institute of Metal Research, CAS
Zhongshuai Wu, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
Yu Xie, Jilin University
Bin Xu, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
Jun Yan, Harbin Engineering University
Quanhong Yang, Tianjin University
Weiqing Yang, Southwest Jiaotong University
Zongxian Yang, Henan Normal University
Xiaowei Yin, Northwestern Polytechnic University
Han Zhang, Shenzhen University
Haobin Zhang, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
Xitian Zhang, Harbin Normal University
Aiguo Zhou, Henan Polytechnic University
Jun Zhou, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Jianfeng Zhu, Shaanxi University of Science & Technology



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