Registration and abstract submissions for NT21 are now open!

Due to concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19), and in accordance with health guidance from the CDC, WHO, and other health authorities, the International Conference on the Science and Application of Nanotubes Steering Committee have decided to host this year's conference (NT21) virtually from Houston, Texas, USA. 


The 2021 NT Conference will be hosted virtually June 6-11, 2021.


Rice University will remain as the host. Guest speakers and presenters will host virtual discussions, poster presentations, and networking opportunities remotely.


Registration and abstract submissions for NT21 are currently open. 

The deadline for oral presentation submissions is March 15th

The deadline for poster presentation submissions is April 16th.


Please email nanotube21@rice.edu if you have any questions or issues with registration. 


Please check this FAQ for more information.



Keynote Speakers


Rice University
Tsinghua University
Central Facility for Electron Microscopy, Electron Microscopy Group of Materials Science, Ulm University, Ulm 89081, Germany
Keynote speaker
Tohoku University
Keynote Speaker
Heidelberg University

Invited Speakers

The full list of speakers will be displayed here in due course.

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory
University of Cambridge
The University of Sydney
The University of Tokyo
Institut d'Optique, CNRS - University of Bordeaux
CNRS Research Director at the Institute of Materials in Nantes, France
Université de Nantes - CNRS
Nationla Research Council Canada
Institute of Nanotechnology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe 76021, Germany
Nanostructured and Organic Optical and Electronic Materials, Department of Physics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
University of Manchester
The University of Tokyo,Quantum-Phase Electronics Center,Department of Applied Physics,School of Engineering
The University of Tokyo
Silesian University of Technology, Poland
Central Facility for Electron Microscopy, Electron Microscopy Group of Materials Science, Ulm University, Ulm 89081, Germany
Aalto Univeristy
University of Nottingham
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
University of California Berkeley
Postdoctoral researcher
Nanostructured and Organical Optical and Electronic Materials, Department of Physics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Baker Institute for Public Policy
Rice University
Waseda University
senior researcher
Université de Bordeaux - CNRS
Université de Bordeaux
NT21_ISPEAKER
University of Vienna, Faculty of Physics, 1090 Wien, Austria
University of Rhode Island
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Department of Physics, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, BE
Rice University
Tsinghua University
Tsinghua University
Rice University
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Keynote Speaker
Heidelberg University