• Day-Time Periods
  • Topics
  • Special Events and Meetings
Day/Time Periods (click a Day/Time Code link to see its Session list)
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MoPL
8:00AM
1 sess.
1 abst.
TuM
8:00AM
8 sess.
49 abst.
WeM
8:00AM
7 sess.
55 abst.
ThM
8:00AM
6 sess.
49 abst.
FrM
8:00AM
5 sess.
42 abst.
MoM
10:00AM
5 sess.
26 abst.
TuEx
11:00AM
1 sess.
1 abst.
MoA
1:30PM
7 sess.
68 abst.
TuA
1:30PM
7 sess.
51 abst.
WeA
1:30PM
7 sess.
46 abst.
ThA
1:30PM
5 sess.
40 abst.
ThP
5:00PM
9 sess.
101 abst.
MoSIT
5:45PM
1 sess.
1 abst.
Topics and Divisions (click a Code link to see its Session list)
CodeTopic
ACoatings for Use at High Temperatures
BHard Coatings and Vapor Deposition Technologies
CFundamentals and Technology of Multifunctional Materials and Devices
DCoatings for Biomedical and Healthcare Applications
ETribology and Mechanical Behavior of Coatings and Engineered Surfaces
EXExhibitors Keynote Lecture
FNew Horizons in Coatings and Thin Films
GSurface Engineering - Applied Research and Industrial Applications
HAdvanced Characterization Techniques for Coatings and Thin Films
PLPlenary Lecture
SITSpecial Interest Talk
SIT2Special Interest Talk 2
TSTopical Symposia
  • Special Events List and Scheduling
  • Special Events Calendar
Logon for Personal Schedule StartEndEventInvitation-Only?Room
Sun Apr 22, 8:30Sun Apr 22, 16:30Short Course: Arc and HiPIMS Plasmas for Thin Film DepositionTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Sun Apr 22, 16:30Sun Apr 22, 18:30Conference RegistrationAtlas Foyer
Mon Apr 23, 7:30Mon Apr 23, 15:30Conference RegistrationAtlas Foyer
Mon Apr 23, 8:00Mon Apr 23, 9:45Plenary LectureTown & Country
Mon Apr 23, 8:30Mon Apr 23, 16:30Short Course: Advanced Thin Film CharacterizationTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Mon Apr 23, 8:30Mon Apr 23, 16:30Short Course: Surface Engineering: Industrial Coatings and TechnologiesTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Mon Apr 23, 10:00Mon Apr 23, 17:30Technical SessionsSee Room Matrix
Mon Apr 23, 12:15Mon Apr 23, 13:15Anton Paar: Focused Topic SessionTown & Country
Mon Apr 23, 17:30Mon Apr 23, 19:00Welcome MixerLion Fountain Courtyard
Tue Apr 24, 7:30Tue Apr 24, 15:30Conference RegistrationAtlas Foyer
Tue Apr 24, 8:00Tue Apr 24, 17:30Technical SessionsSee Room Matrix
Tue Apr 24, 8:30Tue Apr 24, 16:30Short Course: Nanomechanics and Tribology of Thin Films and CoatingsTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Tue Apr 24, 8:30Tue Apr 24, 16:30Short Course: Physics and Chemistry of Plasmas for Thin Film DepositionTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Tue Apr 24, 11:00Tue Apr 24, 12:00Exhibition Keynote LectureTown & Country
Tue Apr 24, 12:00Tue Apr 24, 19:00ExhibitionGrand Hall
Tue Apr 24, 12:15Tue Apr 24, 13:15Exhibits Light Luncheon RefreshmentsGrand Hall
Tue Apr 24, 17:30Tue Apr 24, 19:00Exhibition ReceptionGrand Hall
Wed Apr 25, 7:30Wed Apr 25, 15:30Conference RegistrationAtlas Foyer
Wed Apr 25, 8:00Wed Apr 25, 17:30Technical SessionsSee Room Matrix
Wed Apr 25, 8:30Wed Apr 25, 16:30Short Course: Reactive Magnetron Sputter DepositionTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Wed Apr 25, 9:30Wed Apr 25, 10:00Breakfast Forum: Exhibitors OnlyGrand Hall
Wed Apr 25, 10:00Wed Apr 25, 14:00ExhibitionGrand Hall
Wed Apr 25, 12:15Wed Apr 25, 13:15Exhibition Light Luncheon RefreshmentsGrand Hall
Wed Apr 25, 17:45Wed Apr 25, 19:15Awards ConvocationTown & Country
Wed Apr 25, 19:30Wed Apr 25, 22:00Awards Buffet ReceptionPoolside near Tiki Pavilion
Thu Apr 26, 7:30Thu Apr 26, 15:30Conference RegistrationAtlas Foyer
Thu Apr 26, 8:00Thu Apr 26, 17:30Technical SessionsSee Room Matrix
Thu Apr 26, 8:30Thu Apr 26, 16:30Short Course: Thin Film Nucleation, Growth, and Microstructural EvolutionTowne or Esquire in Meeting House
Thu Apr 26, 12:15Thu Apr 26, 13:152018 ICMCTF Informational MeetingCalifornia
Thu Apr 26, 12:15Thu Apr 26, 13:15Elsevier Authors: Focused Topic Session "How to Get Published"Golden West
Thu Apr 26, 17:00Thu Apr 26, 19:00Poster SessionGrand Hall
Thu Apr 26, 18:00Thu Apr 26, 19:00Poster ReceptionGrand Hall
Fri Apr 27, 7:30Fri Apr 27, 10:30Conference RegistrationAtlas Foyer
Fri Apr 27, 8:00Fri Apr 27, 12:00Technical SessionsSee Room Matrix
Fri Apr 27, 12:00Fri Apr 27, 13:00Thank You, See You in 2017 PartyTrellis Courtyard, near Pool
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Conference Registration
7:30AM - 3:30PM), Atlas Foyer
Conference Registration
7:30AM - 3:30PM), Atlas Foyer
Conference Registration
7:30AM - 3:30PM), Atlas Foyer
Conference Registration
7:30AM - 3:30PM), Atlas Foyer
Conference Registration
7:30AM - 10:30AM), Atlas Foyer
Plenary Lecture
8:00AM - 9:45AM), Town & Country
Technical Sessions
8:00AM - 5:30PM), See Room Matrix
Technical Sessions
8:00AM - 5:30PM), See Room Matrix
Technical Sessions
8:00AM - 5:30PM), See Room Matrix
Technical Sessions
8:00AM - 12:00PM), See Room Matrix
Short Course: Arc and HiPIMS Plasmas for Thin Film Deposition
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Short Course: Surface Engineering: Industrial Coatings and Technologies
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Short Course: Advanced Thin Film Characterization
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Short Course: Physics and Chemistry of Plasmas for Thin Film Deposition
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Short Course: Nanomechanics and Tribology of Thin Films and Coatings
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Short Course: Reactive Magnetron Sputter Deposition
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Short Course: Thin Film Nucleation, Growth, and Microstructural Evolution
8:30AM - 4:30PM), Towne or Esquire in Meeting House
Breakfast Forum: Exhibitors Only
9:30AM - 10:00AM), Grand Hall
Technical Sessions
10:00AM - 5:30PM), See Room Matrix
Exhibition
10:00AM - 2:00PM), Grand Hall
Exhibition Keynote Lecture
11:00AM - 12:00PM), Town & Country
Anton Paar: Focused Topic Session
12:15PM - 1:15PM), Town & Country
Exhibition
12:00PM - 7:00PM), Grand Hall
Exhibits Light Luncheon Refreshments
12:15PM - 1:15PM), Grand Hall
Exhibition Light Luncheon Refreshments
12:15PM - 1:15PM), Grand Hall
Elsevier Authors: Focused Topic Session "How to Get Published"
12:15PM - 1:15PM), Golden West
2018 ICMCTF Informational Meeting
12:15PM - 1:15PM), California
Thank You, See You in 2017 Party
12:00PM - 1:00PM), Trellis Courtyard, near Pool
Conference Registration
4:30PM - 6:30PM), Atlas Foyer
Poster Session
5:00PM - 7:00PM), Grand Hall
Welcome Mixer
5:30PM - 7:00PM), Lion Fountain Courtyard
Exhibition Reception
5:30PM - 7:00PM), Grand Hall
Awards Convocation
5:45PM - 7:15PM), Town & Country
Poster Reception
6:00PM - 7:00PM), Grand Hall
Awards Buffet Reception
7:30PM - 10:00PM), Poolside near Tiki Pavilion