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Multiscale Materials Modeling: Advances in Materials Theory

Call for Papers

Multiscale materials modeling has grown into a major materials science and engineering theme. The biennial MMM Conference targets the progress made in various aspects of this field, including theory of materials, computational methods for materials research, and simulations and materials design. Applications-wise, the conference covers the structure of materials at all scales and structural changes, materials properties that emerge from their structures, and design, processing, and optimization of materials for energy, aerospace, defense, biomedical and civil applications. This collection in Materials Theory pulls together research presented at the 9th International Conference on Multiscale Materials Modeling (MMM-2018), held in Osaka, Japan, 28 October-2 November 2018. Contributions from all symposia of the conference are welcome, especially those that carry important theoretical contributions and/or advances in the methodology of multiscale modeling of materials and its applications.

Edited by
Shigenobu Ogata, Osaka University, Japan
Tomotsugu Shimokawa, Kanazawa University, Japan
Yoji Shibotani, Osaka University, Japan

Submission deadline
28 February 2019

Submission instructions
Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you have carefully read the submission guidelines for Materials Theory. The complete manuscript should be submitted through the Materials Theory submission system. To ensure that you submit to the correct thematic series please select the appropriate thematic series in the drop-down menu upon submission. In addition, indicate within your cover letter that you wish your manuscript to be considered as part of the collection (thematic series) on "Multiscale Materials Modeling: Advances in Materials Theory". 

All submissions will undergo rigorous peer review and accepted articles will be published within the journal as a collection.

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