VI Brazilian Conference on Rheology

(VI Congresso Brasileiro de Reologia)

July 10-12, 2013

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil


The VI Brazilian Conference on Rheology will be held in PUC-Rio, Gávea, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in July 2013.

The conference is supported by The Brazilian Society of Rheology (a member of the International Committee of Rheology), the Rio de Janeiro Catholic University (PUC-Rio), the Rio Grande do Sul Federal University (UFRGS), the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), and the Fluminense Federal University (UFF-Rio). The main goal of the conference is to bring together researchers and professionals with common interest on Rheology and Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, in order to establish a forum for fruitful exchange of information and ideas. The meeting will have technical sessions and invited lectures. There will also be an exposition of rheometers and other rheology related instruments.

The weather in Rio in July is quite pleasant, with the temperature ranging between 18 and 26°C, and average rainfall of 56mm.