asia pacific committee of smart and nano meterials

Call for Papers --SMN2019

Dear Colleagues,

The 7th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN2019) will be held in Harbin, China from September 20th to 24th, 2019.

SMN2019 is 7th of the series of successful international conferences that encompasses and bridges the rapidly evolving smart materials and the cutting-edge nanotechnology for various applications. This conference has been promoted since 2007 by Prof. Jinsong Leng, from Harbin Institute of Technology (China). Past Conference venues have been Harbin (China), Weihai (China), Shenzhen (China), Gold Coast (Australia), Vancouver (Canada) and Madrid (Spain). SMN2019 aims at providing a comprehensive forum for discussing current state of the art of Smart Materials and Nanotechnology as well as developing future ideas on a multidisciplinary level, with emphasize on integration of smart materials and nanotechnology. The conference is to bring together the best research and applications on smart materials, structures, and nanotechnology, and will be attended by leading international experts from both academia and industry.


The conference will consist of nine themes as follows: (1) Stimuli Responsive Materials, (2) Structural Health Monitoring & Nondestructive Evaluation, (3) Vibration Control and Energy Harvesting, (4) Actuators and Morphing Structures, (5) Multifunctional Nanocomposites, (6) 4D Printing Technologies, (7) Behavior and Mechanics of Smart Materials, (8) Metamaterials, (9) Smart Surfaces and Interfaces. Each theme will contain 3-7 tracks and each track will be divided into several sessions depending on the number of submissions.


Harbin, geographically located in the north of China, is an exciting, vibrant and clean city, and warmly welcomes you to SMN2019. Moreover, you can enjoy good weather and wonderful Autumn colors in Harbin in September.


On behalf of the SMN2019, we cordially invited every expert in the field to participate through abstract submission. All abstracts will be assigned to appropriate sessions. Please visit the conference website for further information: 

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Open: February 13, 2019
Abstract Submission Deadline: May 15, 2019
Notification on Abstract Acceptance: June 15, 2019

SMN2019 Organizing Committee

On behalf of

Prof. Shanyi Du         (SMN2019 Honorary Chair)

Prof. Jinsong Leng    (SMN2019 Conference Chair)

General Instructions

AAbstracts must be written in English.
Abstracts are to include key results and key references, and are to be a minimum of 500 words in length along with inclusion of figure(s) and/or table(s).
All text, graphics, chart, tables, pictures, etc. must be embedded into a final single file.
Abstract can only be submitted via the electronic online system; submission via fax, post or email will not be accepted.
Do not submit abstract that has already been published.

Instruction for the preparation of full paper

Full paper should be written following the format of template. The file has to be translated into Portable Document Format (PDF) before submission via the electronic online system.
The paper should have a length between 6 and 12 pages in A4 ISO format (29.7 cm x 21 cm) and include appropriate figures and tables. The text should be written single-spaced, justified, using 11pt Times New Roman in one column. Margins are 3 cm on the top and 2.5 cm on the bottom, and 2.5 cm on the left and right (printing box of 24.2 cm x 16 cm). Leave one 11pt space between paragraphs.