Online registration has opened!
Dead line to apply will be 9th July 2016.
The deadline of abstract submission was extended from 10th June, 2016 to 24th August, 2016.

Welcome to NFM2016
We are pleased to announce that the international conference “New Frontier of Multi-Functional Magnets (NFM2016)” will take place in Hiroshima, Japan, Sep. 9-11, 2016, as a satellite meeting to the 15th International Conference on Molecule-Based Magnets (ICMM2016) in Sendai, Japan.
This conference is devoted to courses on the fundamental research on multi-functional magnets - synthesis of new compounds, characterization of structures and properties, calculations,…-to the integration of such magnets in applicative materials, nanomaterials and devices.
Researchers wishing to make a presentation (oral and poster) must submit abstract after registration through the NFM2016 registration page.

  • Comittee:
    Lahcène Ouahab(National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS- Université de Rennes1), France)
    Dominique Luneau (Université de Lyon, France)
    Javier Campo (Materials Science Institute of Aragón (CSIC-UZ), Spain)
    Yusuke Kousaka (Hiroshima University)
    Katsuya Inoue (Hiroshima University)
    Sadafumi Nishihara (Hiroshima University) -Chair of local comittee-

  • Registration fee is 5000JPY, The banquet fee is 5000JPY.

  • Contact (Congress secretariat):
    chi-mag* (Change"*" to "@")

  • Deadline for the request of visa application documents : 25th June 2016
    If you need a visa application to come to Japan, please contact the Congress secretariat by 25th June 2016.

Metamaterials, Spintronics, Quantum Effects, Multiferroics, Chiral Magnetism,
Skyrmionics, Liquid Crystal, Incommensurate Structure, New experimental Technics,
Crystal growth, Material Design, THz optics


  • 10 June. 2016
     Registration Open
  • 01 Jun. 2015
     Website Open

Registration & Abstract submission & Accomodation

Registration, booking of accomodation and absutract submission can be done from the link below.

Registration fee for participant is 5000JPY
Deadline: 9th July 2016 24th August, 2016
Deadline: 9th July 2016 24th August, 2016
(1-2 page. TEMPLATE)

Booking deadline: 9th July 2016 17th August, 2016
You can book the hotels listed below through the link above.

  • Hiroshima City Bunka Koryu Kaikan (same as the meeting place)
    JPY8,000-JPY9,500 per person
    JPY6,500-JPY7,500 (twin room) per person

  • Hiroshima International Youth House (in front of the meeting place)
    JPY7,770 per person
    JPY6,950 (twin room) per person
    *Smoking is allowed in any room. Rooms are deodorized.
    *Doors close during 1 a.m.-6 a.m.

  • Comfort Inn Hiroshima Heiwa Odori (10min walk)
    JPY8,300 per person
    JPY7,800 (twin room) per person

Keynote Speakers

Fernando Palacio (Materials Science Institute of Aragón (CSIC-UZ), Spain)
Lahcène Ouahab (National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS- Université de Rennes1), France)
Dominique Luneau (Université de Lyon, France)
Javier Campo (Materials Science Institute of Aragón (CSIC-UZ), Spain)


9th (Fri) Welcome party
10th (Sat.) Full day session and Banquet at night
11th (Sun.) Half day session
The detail of the program will come after registration has closed.

Meeting place

Bunkakoryu Kaikan
3-3 kako-cho Naka-ku Hiroshima-shi Hiroshima, Japan


-Information for the perticipans who come from ICMM2016 in Sendai to Hiroshima city-

By air: approx. 4h
By Sinkansen (bullet train) :approx. 6h

*There are only 2 flights a day from Sendai to Hiroshima and those airplanes are small. We recommend to book the flight early if you want to use the direct flight.

Hiroshima University | Inoue Group
Reserch Group of Solid Material Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University 1-3-1 Kagamiyama, Higashihiroshima, Hiroshima
739-8526 Japan
+81-82-424-7416(prof. K. Inoue)|kxi**→@)