Sociedad Mexicana de Ciencia y Tecnología
de Superficies y Materiales A.C.

Sociedad Mexicana de Ciencia y Tecnología de Superficies y Materiales A.C.

XV International Conference on
Surfaces, Materials and Vacuum

September 26th - 29th, 2022 / Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco



Dear colleagues,

The XV-ICSMV conference will take place from September 26th-29th, 2022 at Puerto Vallarta, Mex. The event is planed to be hybrid, we will have both the face to face event with the mouche required interaction complemented with the robust and user-friendly internet platform WHOVA, in combination with ZOOM. The participants will use an APP on their mobile devices or personal computers to enter the conference, explore the program, and view live presentations or recorded ones, as well as to engage with other attendants. WHOVA will ensure a great experience of video quality and personal interaction to exchange ideas and knowledge

The important dates to remmember are:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: July 10th

  • Intercovamex Best Master´s and PHD Thesis: August 30th

  • Student grant application deadline: August 1st

  • Early Bird payment: August 30th

The hybrid conference  are breaking barriers, giving the opportunity to participate from anywhere in the world , so please feel free to invite your colleagues from abroad.

For more information about WHOVA, please watch the following short video:

We would like to invite you to submit your manuscript to Superficies y Vacío

In order to send your Contribution, as a full manuscript for publication in Superficies y Vacío, please use this template 

You will need to Register on Superficies y Vacío’s Open Journal Systems platform, at:  

During the Manuscript Submission process, please register all the coauthors before sending.  Provide the ORCID link, for all the co-authors who have one. And fill the affiliation field, using the full names: “Laboratory name (if official), Department or Institute, Institution’s full name”.

Best regards,

Organizing Committee