Link to conference schedule including abstracts:
Conference Schedule: Plenaries & Sessions


Welcome to the home page for the 10th International Conference on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials.


ICSAM 2009 will be held in Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., June 29 through July 2, 2009 at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center. This premier international forum will bring together researchers from academia and industry who are engaged in the study of superplasticity and superplastic forming (SPF) of materials.

Plenary and Invited Lecturers
ICSAM organizers are pleased to announce a preliminary list of Plenary and invited speakers. This will be your chance to meet and discuss superplasticity with the world's leading authorities in superplasticity and SPF manufacturing technologies. As of March 2009, speakers include:
Terry Langdon, Richard Todd, K.F. Zhang, Ruslan Valiev, Norman Ridley, Keijiro Hiraga, Amiya Mukherjee, Gerard Bernhart, Amit Ghosh, Eric Taleff, A.K. Padmanabhan, Werner Beck, Fumihiro Wakai, A.J. Barnes, Richard Curtis, Atul Choksi, Richard Dashwood, Paul Krejewski, Bill Swale, Marc Matsen, Glenn Grant, Chris Smith, Olivier Barrau, David Van Aken, Koichi Kitazono, Rinat Safiullin, Diego Gomez-Garcia, Sean Leen, Alan Jocelyn, Matt Kistner Larry Hefti, Kazuya Saito, Marwan Khraisheh, David Dunand, JJ Blandin, Donato Sorgente, Koichi Kitazano, Toshiji Mukai, Curt Lavender, Terry McNelley, Russell Stracey, Max Runyan, Fumihiro Wakai, Mahmoud Albawaneh, Jan Schroers and Rustam Kaibyshev.

Important Dates
Abstracts Due: March 20, 2009
Notification of Acceptance: April 1, 2009
Early Registration Deadline: May 8, 2009
Regular Registration Deadline: June 6, 2009
Hotel Registration After June 15, 2009: Same Lower Rate Until Hotel Rooms Are Sold Out
Conference Registration: No Deadline, "Walk-Ins" are Welcomed

Seattle is a world class tourist destination that is famous for its magnificent waterways, scenic beauty, wildlife, forests, mountains, whale watching, local music, food, farmer’s market, Mariners Baseball team, native American culture & art and international style.  On a clear day, the Space Needle, Olympic Mountain Range and Mount Rainier dominate the skyline.   The conference venue is the Bell Harbor International Conference Center, which is located on a pier standing directly over the Puget Sound waters.