International Online Conference on
Advanced Nanomaterials (ICAN 2021)

Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally, Kottayam Dt, Kerala has been organizing International Conferences on Emerging Research Areas since 2011. The theme selected for AICERA -2021 is Advanced Nanomaterials. Amal Jyothi Centre for Nanoscience and Technology and the Department of Basic Sciences of Amal Jyothi are organizing AICERA 2021 in partnership with the Department of Energy Materials, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and the Faculty of Chemistry Gdansk University, Poland.

Past conferences held were:

  • AICERA-2020 : Computing & Communication Systems for a fourth industrial revolution
  • AICERA-2019 : International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Sustainability
  • AICERA-2017 : International Conference on Emerging Areas in Materials
  • AICERA-2016 : International Conference on Innovations in Structural
  • AICERA-2015 : Manufacturing & Materials Engineering
  • AICERA-2014 : Magnetics, Machines & Drives
  • AICERA-2013 : Microelectronics, Communication and Renewable Energy
  • AICERA-2012 : Engineering Education: Innovative Practices and Future Trends
  • AICERA-2011 : Computers and Communication


About AJCE

Amal Jyothi College of Enginnering Kanjirappally (AJCE) has established itself as a benchmark of excellence in technical higher education, research, innovative student projects and entrepreneurship. Founded in 2001 by the Catholic Diocese of Kanjirappally, AJCE is approved by the AICTE and affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University, Kerala. Amal Jyothi is the first new generation engineering college in Kerala to secure the prestigious NBA accreditation for prime departments and the first engineering college to have NAAC accreditation with ‘A’ grade.
The main features of the College comprise world-class infrastructure, top-flight faculty, high pass percentage, excellent placement record, outstanding entrepreneurship and unique skills centers. Amal Jyothi is a mega complex of 16.5 lakh sq.ft. built-up area overlooking the busy Kanjirappally-Erumeli stretch of the Kottayam-Sabarimala state highway. The two campus hostels, taken care of by dedicated Catholic priests and sisters, have a capacity of 2500 inmates. The campus has 610 Mbps internet connectivity with WiFi. The College offers B.Tech Programmes in ECE, CSE, IT, ME, EEE, CE, ME (AU), CH, FT and MME, M.Tech in highly specialized areas under the departments of ECE, CSE, EEE, CE, CHE & ME, MCA in two streams and Ph.D in Basic Sciences and Engineering .
Amal Jyothi Center for Nanoscience and Technology (ACeNT) was established in 2012 for fostering research and development activities in various areas of Nanotechnology. Several funded projects from the DST, DRDO, KSCSTE, KTU and AICTE have been successfully implemented at the Center. Guidance of students at the Doctoral, Master’s and B. Tech level is a prime activity of the Center. ACeNT has also established research collaborations with several institutes in India and abroad. The Department of Basic Sciences, an integral part of the College since its inception offering instruction in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry is devoted to foster the understanding of basic scientific principles. Academic programs of this department are designed to meet the requirements of the fast growing science and technology.

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AIM and Scope

AICERA 2021 aims at the creation of an avenue for exchange of novel ideas and open discussion on the recent advances in nanotechnology and nanomaterials. It focusses on emphasizing the recent advances in interdisciplinary research on processing, morphology, structure and properties of nanostructured materials and nanocomposites and their applications in various fields. The conference will bring together a panel of highly accomplished experts in the fields of Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites. Talks will encompass basic studies and applications and address topics of novel issues, problems, and breakthroughs in Nanostructured materials and Nanocomposites. It features keynote addresses, plenary sessions, invited talks and contributed lectures focusing on specific tenets of nanostructured materials. A Young Researchers Meet also is arranged as part of the programme. Awards will be given to the best oral and poster presentations among the short invited talks of the students. One of the major International meetings dedicated to advanced nanomaterials, AICERA 2021 will be extremely useful to researchers in this field as people with diversified backgrounds are expected to attend the conference and make the event truly interdisciplinary.

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Who's Speaking?

Dr.Hendrik Heinz

Professor, University of Colorado-Boulder, USA


Professor, Nagoya University, Japan

Prof. Dr. Sabu Thomas

Vice Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University

Prof. Józef T. Haponiuk

Gdansk University of Technology

Dr. Maya Jacob John

Principal Researcher,CSIR, South Africa

Prof.Richard L. Thompson

Durham University, UK

Prof. Anastasia Penkova

St.Petersburg State University

Prof. Mariia Dmitrenko

St.Petersburg State University

Luis Paulo Mourão dos Santos

Federal university of Ceara, Brazil

Prof. S.Balasubramanian

University of Madras, India

Prof Azeez Abdullah Barzinjy

Salahaddin University-ERbil & Tishk International University, Iraq

Deadline for the submission of full Paper


to authors


Camera Ready paper and registration deadline


Registration Details

Registration Fee

Registration fee includes participation and presentation in the AICERA 2021 through online (excluding publications in journals). All registered participants will get participation certificate. Please note that the registration fee has been fixed at an affordable rate. All the speakers are requested to pay the registration fee since we have funding limitations. If an author has more than one accepted paper, fee has to be paid for each paper. The following is the registration fee.

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  • Bank Details

    Name of account:AICERA
    Acc No:0844053000001051
    Bank Name:South Indian Bank
    IFSC Code: SIBL0000844

    Branch address

    Amal Jyothi Engg College EC Branch
    Amal Jyothi College of Engg.
    Koovappally P.O, Kerala, Pin - 686518
    DD details: AICERA Payable at Kajirappally
Cancellation Policy

In case if an author wishes to cancel the registration, the full amount will not be refunded. Refunds will be subjected to an administrative charge to be borne by the registrant. Bank charges that occur will also have to be borne by the registrant. No refund will be made for cancellation after the paper being scheduled in the conference (technical session). Organizing chair shall take final decision about the cancellation of the registration.

Foreign Delegate

$ 50
Foreign Delegate(Student)

Indian Delegate from Academic/ Research Institutes/ Industry
INR 1000
Indian Delegate (Student)

INR 500