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The International Conference on Technological Advances of Thin Films & Surface Coatings is a biennial event of knowledge exchange and interactive platform for researchers and engineers from industry, research laboratories and academia. ThinFilms2016 is the 8th of this series.

Following the success of ThinFilms2002, ThinFilms2004, ThinFilms2006, ThinFilms2008, ThinFilms2010, Thinfilms2012 and Thinfilms2014, ThinFilms2016 will again bring together state-of-the-art developments on all aspects related to the processing, characterization and applications of thin films and surface coatings. Registration will begin on Tuesday afternoon, 12 July 2016 and technical presentations will take place from 13-15 July 2016.

Selected papers will be published in special issues of Surface and Coatings Technology ( and Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters.



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