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THERMAG IX, International Conference on Caloric Cooling

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THERMAG IX - International Conference on Caloric Cooling

  • 06 Jun 2021 – 10 Jun 2021
  • University of Maryland

    College Park, Maryland

Event Details

The THERMAG-IX serves as a forum to present and discuss information on the latest progress in research and development of caloric cooling material and device technology. Specifically, the following topics will be presented:

  • Magnetocaloric materials
  • Elastocaloric materials
  • Barocaloric materials
  • Electrocaloric materials
  • Caloric devices for cooling/heat pumping
  • Caloric applications at refrigeration
  • Thermocaloric energy conversion
  • Resource basis & recycling of caloric materials
  • Standardization & terminology of caloric materials


This IIR conference series was started with International Conference on Magnetic Refrigeration at Room Temperature in the early 2000s and has continued since then with conferences held every two years worldwide.

2005 1st, Montreux, Switzerland
2007 2nd, Portorož, Slovenia
2009 3rd, Iowa, USA
2010 4th, Baotou, China
2012 5th, Grenoble, France (78 Oral Presentations, 73 Poster presentations)
2014 6th, Victoria, Canada
2016 7th, Turin, Italy
2018 8th, Darmstadt, Germany ( 250 Attendees)
2020 9th College Park, USA  (Current)

The 2020 Conference has been rescheduled to June 2021. We are hosting will be the 9th in the series. The proceedings are indexed by IIR and WorldCat.