" MESII 2020 - Materials Engineering Symposium on Innovation for Industry 2020 was successfully concluded on 27th February 2020 at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Moratuwa. The theme of the symposium was "Towards Smart Society through Innovative Materials"; and the presentations were mainly on three thematic areas as Functional Materials, Structural Materials and Metallurgy and Green Materials for Energy and Environment.
The symposium was consisted of technical sessions and poster sessions and the main aim of the symposium is to promote innovations arises through final year projects in the department with the industry in the context of research. Addition to the technical sessions and poster session, a motivation and introduction on the field was given for the second time through a workshop by the theme "Recognizing the rewarding trends in engineering". For the later session, nearly 100 school students studying in advanced level physical science stream got participated.
The Symposium Chair Dr A.A.G.A Abeygunawardane together with the all staff members of the department and Society of Materials Science and Engineering (SOMES) would like to than k every body who made this event success.