News, Events and Calls


Upcoming international events and calls:


45th Annual Conference of the North American Thermal Analysis Society (NATAS)

August 6-9, 2018, Philadelphia PA, USA


ESTAC12 (12th European Symposium on Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry)

August 26-30, 2018, Brasov, Romania

CCTA-13 (13th Conference on Calorimetry and Thermal Analysis)

September 2-6, 2018, Zakopane, Poland



Upcoming domestic events and calls:


Suomen termoanalyysin ja kalorimetrian yhdistys ry (FinTAC ry):n sääntömääräinen vuosikokous pidetään 4.4.2018 klo 13:00 Tampereella (Technopolis Tampere, Hermiankatu 1, Hermia 11, Kokoustila Video Tampere). Kokouksessa käsitellään sääntömääräiset asiat. Kokouksen jälkeen järjestetään opastettu tutustuminen Tampereen VTT:lle (Sinitaival 6). Sitovat ennakkoilmoittautumiset 27.3. mennessä osoitteella: fintacry(at)


FinTAC grant 2018:


The FinTAC grant 2018 was given to MSc Emilia Palo (Univeristy of Turku) for attending the EuCheMS conference (Liverpool, UK, August 26.-30.2018) with the poster entitled "Layer-by-layer method in protecting upconverting nanoparticles." The decision was based on academic merits and research topic relevant to the scientific field FinTAC ry is representing.


Past events


FinTAC grant 2016:


The FinTAC grant 2016 was given to MSc Konstantin Tamarov (University of Eastern Finland) for attending the 5th International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials (6-10 March 2017, Lisbon, Portugal) with a presentation on the development of nanoscale ultrasound contrast agents. All  received applications for the grant were scientifically of excellent quality and topics relevant to the area FinTAC is representing. The granted applicant was chosen purely by academic merits, which in this case were excellent.

ChemBio Finland 2017:


FinTAC ry organized a half-day thermal analysis and calorimetry session at the ChemBio Finland 2017 in Helsinki on March 29-30, 2017.

The abstract booklet can be found here.


Thermal Analysis Workshop 10.10.2017:

Finnish Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Association FinTAC ry and Tampere University of Technology organized a seminar focusing in DMTA and TMA-techniques and their applications in determining thermomechanical material properties. The program can be found here.