IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference (NMDC)
May 5th, 2018


The 2018 IEEE 13th Nanotechnology Materials & Devices Conference (NMDC 2018)
14-17 October 2018
Portland, Oregon, USA

See NMDC 2018 Call for Papers

Submission Instruction
All authors will have to start with a submission of a text-only Abstract (100-200 words). The short abstract will be used only to validate its scope within the conference.

Important Dates

Author TimelineDate
Last date for Special Session proposalsMay 1, 2018 May 15, 2018
Last date for Short Abstract (text only) submission (100-200 words)May 30, 2018 June 6, 2018
Last date for Regular, Special Session and Invited papers submission June 11, 2018 June 25, 2018
Paper acceptance notificationJuly 25, 2018 August 6, 2018
Last date for Final Manuscript submission for Regular, Special Session and Invited papersAugust 13, 2018
Late Breaking News Extended Abstract SubmissionAugust 12, 2018
Author/Invited Speaker pre-registrationAugust 15, 2018
Late Breaking News acceptance notificationAugust 24, 2018
Late Breaking News author registration August 31, 2018

March 10th, 2018

Portland, Ore. March 9, 2018

The NMDC 2018 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce its initial lineup of Plenary Speakers. For full details check the website.

Prof. Jesus del Alamo

Prof. del Alamo is Director of the Microsystems Technology Laboratories and Donner Professor and Professor of Electrical Engineering in the Department of Electrical Engineering and computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA, USA.



Prof. Nader Engheta

Prof. Engheta is H. Nedwill Ramsey Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering and Professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

He is an IEEE Fellow and the IEEE Nanotechnology Council’s 2018 Pioneer Award Winner “For his transformative contributions to the nanoscience and nanotechnology of photonic metamaterials and for the development of optical nanocircuits”.

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February 19th, 2018

Download PDF of the Call For Papers


IEEE Nanotechnology Council’s NMDC 2018 conference will bring together key researchers from every sector in the nanotechnology research field, with a special focus on Materials and Devices. NMDC 2018 will be held October 14-17 in Portland, Oregon USA at the Embassy Suites Portland Downtown hotel.

Conference papers will be published in IEEE Xplore. Best paper awards will be given in several categories at the conference banquet. Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit their extended article version to: IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, and IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine.

NMDC 2018 is soliciting papers and sessions on Materials and Devices for heterogeneous Nanoscience and Nanotechnology systems.

The topics, arranged into tracks, include but are not limited to:

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January 11th, 2018

 Call for Papers announced

The 2018 IEEE 13th Nano Materials & Devices Conference (NMDC 2018) will be held in Portland, Oregon, USA on 14-17 October, 2018 at the Embassy Suites Downtown hotel.

NMDC is an annual conference sponsored by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC). NMDC aims to develop critical assessment of existing work and future directions in nanotechnology research including nanomaterials and fabrications, nanoelectronics, nanophotonics, devices, and integration. This conference will bring together key researchers from every sector in the nanotechnology research field, with a special focus on materials and devices. This year, NMDC 2018 is soliciting papers and sessions on Materials and Devices for heterogeneous nano/biomedical systems in these areas:

  • Nanomaterials & nanodevices
  • Properties, Fabrication and applications of nanomaterials, nanosensors and nanomagnetics
  • Special Applications
  • Nanotechnology, Nanostructures and Nanosystems
  • Modeling and simulation of nano-materials, nanostructures and nanodevices
  • Emerging topics related to nanomaterials, nanodevices and nanostructures
  • Education in nanotechnology

NMDC will feature invited and plenary speakers, special sessions and a top-notch technical program.

We sincerely look forward to your participation in NMDC 2018!


February 25th, 2017

The NMDC 2017 committee is pleased to announce the release of the Call for Papers.

Download Call for papers flyer here (PDF).

NMDC 2017 will cover, but not limited to, the following topics:

  • Materials and devices for nanoelectronics;
  • Materials and devices for nanophotonics;
  • Metamaterials and plasmonic devices;
  • Materials and devices for energy harvesting and storage;
  • 2D related materials and devices
  • Organic semiconductor materials, devices and applications;
  • Nanostructures of oxide semiconductor materials;
  • Nanostructures and devices for biomedical applications;
  • Synthesis, modification, and fabrication of nanostructures;
  • Modeling and simulation of nanomaterials, structures, and devices;
  • Fundamental and applications of nanowires, quantum dots and other low dimensional materials;
  • Interconnects, packaging and reliability of nanodevices;
  • Standards and safety issues of nanotechnology;
  • Other emerging topics related to nanomaterials, nanostructures, and nanodevices;

See our Plenary speakers.

Submit a 2-page extended abstract for your paper. Here are the key dates:

Abstract deadline: 15th June 2017
Authors notification: 31st  July 2017
Early registration: 1st Sept 2017
IEEE NMDC conference: 2nd- 4th Oct 2017
Deadline for full papers submission: 30th Oct 2017