- the IUVSTA Prize for Science is awarded every three years to recognize and encourage outstanding internationally-acclaimed research in the fields of interest to the IUVSTA,
- the IUVSTA Prize for Technology is awarded every three years to recognize and encourage outstanding internationally-acclaimed achievements in technology and instrumentation in the fields of interest to the IUVSTA,
- the Medard W. Welch International Scholarship is awarded every year to support a young postgraduate scientist for working for one year in a country in which he/she has not previously studied,
- the Elsevier Student Travel Awards are awarded to a number of students or young scientists who give a presentation at a IUVSTA conference.
|Executive Council Meetings|
29 September - 1 October 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria
|International Vacuum Congress|
1 - 5 July 2019
|Meetings and Conferences|
|Planned IUVSTA conferences 2016-2020|
International Conference on Thin Films
13 - 17 November 2017
New Delhi, India
17 - 22 June 2018
|Workshops and Schools|
82nd IUVSTA Workshop
"Plasma-based Atomic Layer Processes"
04 - 07 December 2017
Bankoku Shinryokan, Okinawa, Japan
83rd IUVSTA Workshop
"New Horizons in Boron-Containing Coatings: Modelling, Synthesis and Applications"
2 - 5 September 2018
85th IUVSTA Workshop
"Nanoporous materials for Green Energy Conversion and Storage"
14 - 18 October 2018
Several prizes and awards are offered by the International Union for Vacuum Science Technique and Applications (IUVSTA):