Welcome to EMN Meeting on Porous Materials 2019 !

October 21 to 25     Dubrovnik, Croatia


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Registration and abstract submission details updated at the bottom of this page.

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Welcome to the 1st EMN Porous Materials Meeting which will take place from Oct. 21-25 in Dubrovnic, Croatia!



2D nanoporous materials
Carbon-based porous materials
Covalent Organic Framework
Metal Organic Framework
Mesoporous Materials
Porous Metasurface
Porous Organic Polymers
Porous General

Speakers List:

  • Sergey Alexandrov, Beihang University, China

    Rigid plastic models for metallic porous materials

  • Ravil Amirov, Joint Institute for High Temperatures, RAS, Russia

    The porosity of graphene synthesized using a direct current plasma torch

  • Kenta Arima, Osaka University, Japan

    Porous graphene: a key to enhance graphene-assisted chemical etching

  • Youn-Sang Bae, Yonsei University, Korea

    Industrially important adsorptive separations using metal-organic frameworks

  • Benjamin Besser, University of Bremen, Germany

    Towards understanding gas flow in functionalized mesoporous membranes

  • Roy D. Bloebaum, University of Utah, USA

    Essentials for Assuring Porous Coating Efficacy in Skeletal Attachment

  • Eun-Bum Cho, Seoul National University of Science and Technology, Korea

    Structural Analysis of Mesoporous Silica and Organosilica Using Pentablock Copolymer Templates vis EISA Process

  • David Faux, University of Surrey, UK

    Nano-scale characterisation of porous material by fast-field-cycling NMR

  • Kikuko Hayamizu, University of Tsukuba, Japan

    Li Diffusion in Garnet-type Electrolytes studied by the PFG NMR Spectroscopy

  • Rex Hjelm, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA

    Small Angle and Ultra Small Angle Techniques in the measurement of Materials Nano to Mesoscale Porosity

  • Shinya Hodoshima, Chiyoda Corporation, Japan

    Zeolite-based composite catalysts for efficient propylene production from light hydrocarbons

  • Toshihide Horikawa, University of Tokushima, Japan

    Water Adsorption Mechanism on Porous Carbon Materials

  • Mariem Kacem Boureau, Ecole Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Saint-Etienne, France

    Discontinuous porosity approach to study a sand-clay media mixed with foam

  • Juyeon Kim, Energy Materials Center, Korea Institute of Ceramic Engineering & Technology, Korea

    Nitrogen and Fluorine Co-doped Activated Carbon for Supercapacitors

  • Takafumi Kitazawa, Toho University, Japan

    Evolution for Iron(II) Spin Crossover Hofmann-like MOF Materials

  • Karthikeyan K Karuppanan, PSG Institute of Advanced Studies, India

    Pt Supported Hollow Mesoporous Carbon Nanofibers as High Performance and Stable Electrocatalyst Material for Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

  • Dejun Li, Tianjin Normal University, China
  • Guido Ori, Institut de Physique et Chimie des Matériaux de Strasbourg (IPCMS), France

    Atomic-scale modeling of porous glassy systems and their surfaces towards the quantitative prediction of their structure and adsorption properties

  • Hideki Oshita, Chuo University, Japan

    Mechanical Characteristics for Concrete as a Permeable Material based on Coupled Problem with Solid, Liquid and Gas Phases

  • Luis Pizzio, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina
  • Jaroslaw Polanski, University of Silesia, Poland

    Porous materials for nanocatalytic carbon (di)oxide methanation

  • Xiong Pu, Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, CAS, China

    High-performance energy-storing textiles enabled by nanostructured porous materials

  • Karim Ragui, University of Sciences and Technology, Algeria

    About Industrial Porous Materials: Limits of Pollutants Filtration within Carborundum Foam Ceramic Structures

  • Svetla Rousseva, Nikola Poushkarov Institute of Soil Science, Bulgaria

    Soil pore size- and shape- distributions for a throughout characterization of soil macroporosity

  • Seoyoon Shin, Yonsei University, Korea

    A self-standing supercapacitor electrode based on MOF-derived NiO/C@CNF composite

  • Vaclav Slovak, University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic

    Porosity characterization of wet solids: DSC thermoporometry and 1H NMR relaxometry

  • Ginger El Tabbal, EDF- Lab Paris-Saclay, France

    Modelling the drying shrinkage of porous materials incorporating capillary and adsorption effects

  • Norimitsu Tohnai, Osaka University, Japan

    Design of Porous Organic Salts (POS) with Versatile Function

  • Valery Yerokhov, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
  • Tomáš Zelenka, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

    Gas physisorption for porosity characterization – some examples of misinterpretations


  • Gabriela Hotová, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

    Optimization of oxygen chemisorption on the carbon surface based on kinetic analysis of isothermal thermogravimetry

  • Agnieszka Martyla, Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Non-ferrous Metals Division in Poznan, Poland

    The effect of porosity on sorption properties of oxide materials

  • Monika Osinska-Broniarz, Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Non-ferrous Metals Division in Poznan, Poland

    Porous organosilanes as potential sorbents of hydrogen

  • Kwang Chul Roh, Energy Materials Center, Korea Institute of Ceramic Engineering & Technology, Korea

    The effect of ILs as co-salts in electrolytes for high voltage supercapacitors

  • Hye Kyoung Shin, Jeonju University, Korea

    Characterization of porous carbon paper electrode prepared from the bleached rice husk pulps for supercapacitor application

  • Zhoucheng Wang, Xiamen University, China

    Novel 3D Hollow Nanostructural (Ni,Co)Se2/Carbon Electrocatalyst for Efficient Overall Water-Splitting

  • Tahir Iqbal, Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST), Pakistan

    Investigations on ZnO/Polymer nanocomposite thin film for polymer based devices


Call for abstracts

The conference organizing committee sincerely welcome the potential speakers to contribute a more exciting meeting.

Abstract submission deadline:  Aug 30, 2019.

Please click here to find the  Abstract template Please submit it as an email attachment to emngeneral@gmail.com

Abstracts accepted for the Conference will be presented either orally or as a poster.


Oral Presentations

Contributed talks: Authors of contributed talks will be allotted 12 minutes to present their results, followed by a 3 minute discussion period.

Invited talks: Authors of invited talks will be allotted 20 minutes to present their results, followed by a 5 minute discussion period.

Poster Presentations: The poster size can be 90cm x 140cm.



The registration and payment gateway shall be available in July, and detailed information can be found here.

Before Aug 30, 2019
Before Aug 30, 2019
Aug 30-Sept 5, 2019
Aug 30-Sept 5, 2019
Without Presentation
Before Oct 21, 2019
Accompany person
(without Scientific Program)
Before Oct 21, 2019
On-Site (Cash Only)
Oct 21-25, 2019
Please Note:
  • The registration fees are refundable less a ten percent (10%) processing charge if notice of cancellation is received 30 days before the meeting;
  • The registration fees are refundable less a twenty percent (20%) processing charge if notice of cancellation is received 15 days before the meeting;
  • Registration fees cannot be refunded if notice of cancellation is received within 15 days before the meeting;
  • On-site registration payments are acceptable in Cash Only.

Attention: All lunch, Dinner, social events tickets are non-transferable and non-transferable and non-changeable. There are separated charges for each activity if you bring any additional member.


The meeting schedule

On Site Registration Starts: 14:00 PM, Oct. 21, 2019

Scientific Program: Oct. 22/23/24, 2019

One-Day exchanging and collaborating: Oct. 25, 2019


Meeting Venue & Accommodation

The conference hotel will be Importanne Hotels & Resort.

Hotel Ariston 5*
Importanne Hotels & Resort
Kardinala Stepinca 31, 20 000 Dubrovnik, Croatia
Tel:  +385 1 4619 503 OR +385 20 440 100
E-mail: reservations@importanneresort.com
Web: www.importanneresort.com

Accommodation: We have blocked off some rooms with special rates for attendees, with first-come-first-serve basis.

Daily room rate:

Standard double room for single use BB: € 95.00 per room per day
Standard double/twin room BB: € 120.00 per room per day
Sea view double room for single use BB: € 110.00 per room per day
Sea view double/twin room BB: € 140.00 per room per day

The above-mentioned rates are valid per room per night, including Buffet Breakfast and 13% VAT.


Web page: https://www.importanneresort.com/en/


When making a reservation, participants have to go to the web page above, click BOOK NOW in the right top corner, choose HOTEL ARISTON from our list of hotels under ACCOMMODATION, pick dates (arrival, departure) and insert access code DUBROVNIK2019.

Official reservation deadline is 31.08.2019. All reservations received after this date will be only confirmed upon availability.

Please Note:
We have listed other hotels nearby for your information.

Accommodation options within 5 minutes walking distance from the conference venue:
1.Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik, http://www.valamar.com/en/hotels-dubrovnik/valamar-lacroma-dubrovnik-hotel 
2.Valamar Argosy Hotel, http://www.valamar.com/en/hotels-dubrovnik/argosy-hotel 


Email: emn-meeting@outlook.com