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Normal registration is now open until 30 June 2018 [click here]
Tentative program schedule [click here]
Accommodation special prices for participants of ASIATRIB2018 [click here]
Application for Young Tribologist Best Paper Award & IFToMM Travel Grant [click here]
Keynote, Plenary, Invited and Industrial Talks have been updated [click here]
All accepted extended abstracts will be published in indexed Proceedings [click here]
All accepted full-length papers will be published in indexed Journals [click here]
Conference venue and excursion packages have been updated [click here]




Asia International Conference on Tribology (ASIATRIB) is the mega event in the series of International Tribology Conferences under the auspices of the Asian Tribology Council (ATC), the apex body of national tribology society of Asia-Pacific countries such as China, Korea, Japan, Australia, India, Malaysia and others. This conference is organized every four years with the great involvements from the various universities and major industry players.

This year, ASIATRIB will celebrate its 20th anniversary since its inception in 1998. Malaysia for the first time has won the bid to host the ASIATRIB and will become the first South-east Asian country to host this event in 2018. ASIATRIB2018 will be organized by Malaysian Tribology Society (MYTRIBOS). The conference will take place in Kuching, Sarawak Malaysia, from 17 to 20 September 2018. ASIATRIB2018 is supported by the Sarawak Convention Bureau, the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovative Malaysia (MOSTI) and the International Tribology Council (ITC).

The objectives of the conference are:

  • To share the pioneering research ideas among academicians, researchers, students, authorities, and practitioners from universities, industries, institutions, and related agencies all around the world through oral presentations.

  • To create a platform for bilateral cooperation between interested parties among delegates in the spirit of sharing ideas through creative and innovative approaches and pushing the frontier of knowledge forward in the respective areas of research.

  • To provide an opportunity for delegates especially young researchers and students to meet up in person with established and renown people from local and abroad in the respective field to get experiences, exchange research ideas, and build rapport through informal discussions.  

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