June 2-5, 2024


Welcome to the FCSE 2024 symposium abstract submission and registration page

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The 10th International Symposium on Functional Coatings and Surface Engineering will take place in Montreal on June 2-5, 2024.

The symposium is organized by the Regroupement québécois sur les matériaux de pointe (Quebec Consortium on Advanced Materials - RQMP) and the St. Lawrence Chapter of the AVS Science and Technology of Materials, Interfaces and Processing in collaboration with the Society of Vacuum Coaters and The International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications, and Prima Québec. It is hosted by Polytechnique Montréal and Université de Montréal.

Invited Speakers

The best speakers in the field will be gathered during the event.

  • Gregory Abadias

    Gregory Abadias

    University of Poitiers, France

  • André Anders

    André Anders

    Leibniz Institute of Surface Engineering (IOM), Leipzig, Germany

  • Albano Cavaleiro

    Albano Cavaleiro

    University of Coimbra, Portugal

  •  Grzegorz (Greg) Greczynski

    Grzegorz (Greg) Greczynski

    Linköping University, Sweden

  • Christoph Herrmann

    Christoph Herrmann

    Technische Universität Braunschweig and Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films IST, Germany

  •  Paul H. Mayrhofer

    Paul H. Mayrhofer

    Technical University Wien, Vienna, Austria

  • Carmen Menoni

    Carmen Menoni

    Colorado State University, CO, USA

  •  Ivan Petrov

    Ivan Petrov

    Linköping University, Sweden

  • Stephan Reuter

    Stephan Reuter

    Polytechnique Montréal, Quebec, Canada

  • Jochen M. Schneider

    Jochen M. Schneider

    RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  • Frederic Schuster

    Frederic Schuster

    CEA, Paris-Saclay, France

  • Chris H. Stoessel

    Chris H. Stoessel

    StoesselConsulting / SputterTek LLC, Palo Alto, CA, USA

We are grateful to our sponsors for their generous contributions and commitment which help make this event a success.

Platinum Sponsors

Leur généreuse contribution et leur engagement permettent de faire de cet événement un succès.

  • Angstrom Engineering
  • Anton Paar
  • Intellivation
  • Optimum Canada
  • Busch Vacuum Technics Inc.
  • Safran
  • Trumpf
  • J.A. Woollam Co., Inc.

Gold Sponsors

  • Ionbond
  • Kurt J. Lesker
  • Plasmionique
  • Swagelok
  • ThermoFisher Scientific

Silver Sponsors

  • Krüss
  • SFR

Main organizers

Main organizers


Université de Montréal - Campus MIL

1375, Avenue Thérèse-Lavoie-Roux Montréal, QC Canada, H2V 0B3

Submission period

August 11, 2023 - 14:50 until March 8, 2024 - 23:59

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact fcse-montreal@polymtl.ca .

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