BeforeHand Symposium 2022 - 26-27/05/2022

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Symposium dedicated to the topic of BeforeHand, i.e. the search for new materials and heterostructures to enhance the crystallization temperature for automotive applications.

The Symposium will be held in hybrid modality with attendees on-line and speakers in presence on the 26th and 27th of May 2022.


Confirmed invited speakers:

Bart J. Kooi (Uni Groningen); Stefano Cecchi (Paul-Drude Institut Berlin); Massimo Borghi (STMicroelectronics); Marie-Claire Cyrille (LETI); Raimondo Cecchini (CNR-IMM); Jean-Luc Battaglia (CNRS-I2M); Omar Abou El Kheir (Uni Bicocca Milano); Flavia Righi Riva (Uni Tor Vergata Roma); Andrij Lotnyk (IOM Leipzig); Riccardo Mazzarello (Uni. Sapienza Rome) and Martin Salinga (Uni Muenster).

For the Expert round table: Enzo Tortorelli (Micron Technology), Andrea Redaelli (STMicroelectronics), Martin Salinga (Uni Muenster).

Contributed speakers:

Antonio M. Mio (CNR-IMM); Daniel T. Ymam (Uni Groningen); Stefania Privitera (CNR-IMM); Marco Bertelli (CNR-IMM); by: D. Terebenec (CEA/LETI); Adriano Diaz Fattorini (CNR-IMM); Marco Bernasconi (Uni Bicocca Milano); Simone Prili (Uni Tor Vergata Roma); Clement Chassain (CNRS-I2M).


For any information you can contact:

Raffaella Calarco (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Sara De Simone (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

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Download the symposium flyer here.

BeforeHand School on

Phase Change Materials 2022



Conferences and meetings

spring meeting 2020
cimtec 2022

Mid term review meeting

mid term meeting online

The mid-term review meeting took place on 12th of October 2020 on-line.

Technical and kickoff meetings


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  • The second technical meeting will take place on 28th of July 2021 on-line. NEW
  • The first technical meeting took place on 10th of October 2019 in Brussels.
  • The Kickoff meeting took place on the 24th and 25th of January 2019 in Berlin at the Paul-Drude-Institut.