13.06.2017  to  14.06.2017

8th Hipims-Conference 2017

8th International Conference on Fundamentals and Industrial Applications of High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering HIPIMS


Following the success of the past seventh International Conferences we are pleased to invite you to the Eighth edition of the International Conference on High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering (HIPIMS).


Conference Announcement

13 June - 14 June 2017, Braunschweig, Germany 

Venue: Civic Centre »Stadthalle Braunschweig»


Short Tutorial Courses :: 11th June - 12th June 2017


In the following you will find the conference program:

  Conference program 2017_web.pdf
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Call for Papers

Abstracts (max. 1 page incl. illustration) should be written in English and should include name, address, phone and fax numbers, as well as the e-mail address of the contact author. The scientific committee will review all submitted contributions. Depending on the topic of your paper, the committee will decide whether your paper should be presented orally or as a poster. Accepted papers will be published in a special issue of Elsevier´s journal „Surface and Coatings technology“.


Submission of 1 page abstract: 31st January 2017
Acceptance notification of authors: 10th March 2017
Deadline for proceedings: 31st May 2017
(Online submission via Elsevier)

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Please visit our secure Accommodations Search and Booking System to book your accommodation.

Participation 13th and 14th June 2017

Exhibition and Sponsoring
Exhibition Space € 350 │Sponsoring + Exhibition Space € 1200


Conference Fees
Industry € 500*
Academia € 400
Students € 160
* One Exhibitor per booth will pay the reduced fee of € 250 


Registration via hipims@inplas.de



Information for exhibitors

Setup starts on monday 12th June 2017 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Dismantling starts on wednesday 14th June 2017 from 4 p.m. (after coffee break). Earliest date for arrivals of your of exhibition material is 6th June 2017, keyword »HIPIMS2017«.

Address for delivery of exhibition material:

Stadthalle Braunschweig
38102 Braunschweig


Further informationen www.hipimsconference.com

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Sponsoring and Exhibition

  • Ionbond | NL (Sponsor)
  • Kurt J. Lesker | UK (Sponsor)
  • Hauzer | NL (Sponsor)
  • TRUMPF Huettinger Sp. z o.o. | PL (Sponsor)
  • EVOCHEM Advanced Materials | Germany (Sponsor)
  • Borer Chemie AG | CH
  • Prevac | PL
  • GfE Metalle und Materialien GmbH | Germany
  • MAGPULS GmbH & Co. KG | Germany
  • Hiden Analytical Ltd. | UK
  • Leybold GmbH | Germany
  • CemeCon AG | Germany
  • BeamTec GmbH & Gencoa Ltd. | Germany & UK
  • Avaluxe International GmbH  | Germany
  • 4A-PLASMA | Germany
  • MELEC GmbH | Germany

  Floorplan_HIPIMS 2017.pdf
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Cancellations must be made in writing. Cancellations are free of charge until 23 May 2017. For cancellations up to May 30, 2017, a processing fee of 100 € is due. Thereafter, the full conference fee has to be paid. A cancellation is only valid if corresponding proof (for example, acknowledgment of receipt) is present and has been confirmed by INPLAS in writing. The organizers can change or cancel meetings. In this case, the full fee will be reimbursed.

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Tutorial: High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering | C-323
(June 11)
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Tutorial: Application of Reactive Sputtering | C-338
(half-day / in the morning) (June 12)
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Tutorial: Practice and Applications of High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering (HIPIMS) | C-333
(half-day / in the afternoon) (June 12)
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