This collection of seventy-four articles on materials engineering, drawn from the proceedings of the 11th IUMRS
International Conference in Asia held in September 2010 in Quingdao, China, showcases current scholarship in a wide variety of scientific disciplines relating to materials development and testing.
He was Program Chair/Organizer of the Joint ISTEC/MRS International Workshops on High Temperature Superconductivity 5 times, Secretary of the International Union of Materials Research Societies (2001-2002), Chair of the Commission on Publications of the International Union of Materials Research Societies (1998-present), and Executive Editor of the periodical IUMRS
Facets among other activities.
One of five volumes containing the proceedings of the selected papers presented at the 11th IUMRS
(International Union of Materials Research Societies) International Conference in Asia, held in Qingdao, China, in September of 2010, which brought together primarily Asian scientists, engineers, and students in the field of materials research and development, this volume focuses on advanced structural materials.