to the website of the 9th International Conference on Quasicrystals!
9th International Conference on Quasicrystals carries on
a tradition of excellence bringing together the best scientists
in the world to talk about quasicrystals. At the 9th meeting
in this series, we are pleased to extend a special welcome
to scientists working in the broader area of complex
metallic alloys. Abstracts are invited in all areas
of study including (but not limited to) Transport and Dynamical
Properties, Surfaces and Thin Films, Synthesis, Structure,
Phase Stability, Characterization, Theory, Mathematics, Mechanical
Properties, Electronic Properties, Magnetism, Structure,
Applications and New Frontiers.
click a button on the left for more information or send
an email to the ICQ9 Organizers at ICQ9@ameslab.gov.
are very thankful for the generous financial support and
sponsorship of this conference from Iowa State University
through the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and
Advanced Studies, Colleges of Engineering and Liberal Arts
and Sciences and Departments of Chemistry, Physics and
Astronomy, and Materials Science and Engineering. We are
also thankful to the Department of Energy, Office of Basic
Energy Sciences, Materials Chemistry and Biomolecular Materials
Division of Materials Sciences and Engineering for support.
In addition we thank the Ames Laboratory Director's Office,
the Ames Laboratory Materials Chemistry and Biomolecular
Materials Program, the Ames Laboratory Condensed Matter
Physics Program, and the Ames Laboratory Materials Physics
and Engineering Program for their support. Acknowledgment
is made to the Donors of The Petroleum Research Fund, administered
by the American Chemical Society, for partial support of
this conference. We are very pleased by the sponsorship
of the IOP Student Awards by the Journal of Physics: Condensed
Matter. Thank you also to Caterpillar, Inc. for their generous
support. Finally, we thank the Institute for Physical Research
and Technology (IPRT) for their considerable support.
forward to seeing you in Ames.