A. Fundamental principles of advanced materials science. Modeling of the technological processes for material production and treatment and the properties of modern multifunctional materials for various applications.
B. Metallic materials and technologies of their production, including high-entropy alloys, dispersion hardened metals and etc.
C. Oxide based materials, including multiferroics, materials for optical applications.
D. Non-oxide materials, including ultrahigh temperature ceramics, MAX‑phases, ceramic-based composites.
E. Powder metallurgy: science and industry; modern materials, technologies and properties.
F. Low-dimensional materials for various applications
G. Composite materials, including multifunctional ones: special properties and ways of their practical use.
H. Surface engineering, methods of coating production, properties, applications.
I. Modern technologies of material joining.
J. Equipments and methods for material characterization.
K. Materials for nanoelectronics and nanophotonics.
L. Materials for energy applications, including materials for batteries, supercapacitors, solar cells and etc.
M. Advanced technologies for recycling of industrial wastes.