The American Carbon Society
The American Carbon Society

An American Carbon Society Event

Thermal Management Symposium & Workshop – March 18 & 19 2024
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

American Carbon Society Event – Thermal Management Symposium & Workshop, 18 & 19 March 2024,North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC (background flame image by Ricardo Gomez)
Organized By The American Carbon Society – Submit Your Abstract By 15 February 2024


Thermal Management Conference Summary

WHEN March 18 & 19, 2024.

The American Carbon Society is organizing a 2-day symposium & workshop on Thermal Management.

The Objective of this event is to promote high-temperature materials science and technology in the field of Thermal Management. 4 Areas of Potential Opportunity have been identified for consideration:

  • Materials For Thermal Insulation
  • Materials For High Thermal Conductivity
  • Materials For Constructing Fire/Heat Barriers & Seals
  • Thermal Analysis


Conference Format

The conference will include:

  • Plenary-Type Lectures presented by leading experts
  • Research Presentations (15 + 5 mins each)
  • Research Posters & Reception
  • Campus & Laboratory Tour


Conference Location & Accomodations

The conference will be hosted at the Hunt Library, on the Centennial Campus, at North Carolina State University.

The university recommends that visitors stay at The Stateview Hotel, Autograph Collection, and a daily shuttle service will run between the conference location and the hotel.


Conference Publications

With the author’s permission, specific presentations may be uploaded to The American Carbon Society YouTube Channel Video Archive, and/or be uploaded to our Workshops Archive (in PDF format), for future access by our Membership.


Conference Chair

Weiming Lu
Dr. Weiming Lu
Company Senior Fellow
Collins Aerospace, an RTX Business
Fellow of the American Carbon Society

Conference Co-Chair

Cheryl Xu
Dr. Cheryl Xu
Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
North Carolina State University
ASME Fellow


Abstract Submission

Abstract DEADLINE – Before 15 February 2024

  • Please Submit your Abstract in digital format, with a maximum of 150 words, to Luke Joyce
  • When you submit your Abstract, please use the e-mail “Subject” line: “Thermal Management (March 18-19 2024) Abstract Submission”
  • Specify your preference for an Oral or Poster presentation
  • Include each Author’s name and affiliation
  • Underline the Presenter’s name


Conference Registration & Fee

The Conference Fee is $350.00 (USD), which will cover conference attendance, tours, handouts, refreshments, the reception, and meals.

You may Register Online, by paying with your credit or debit card, via PayPal credit card processing:


Thermal Management 2024



Note that you do not need to have a PayPal account, you can pay without a PayPal account by choosing the Pay with Debit or Credit Card option, which will allow you to enter your e-mail and check out as a “Guest”.

If you experience any issues during registration, or when making your payment, please contact Ashley Morris in order to find alternative options to complete your registration/payment.



If you have questions about the conference, please contact either Cheryl Xu at or Weiming Lu


Conference Agenda & Abstracts

The Conference Agenda, and Abstracts For Presentations, will be listed here once everything has been finalized.


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