Dear respected friends & colleagues,
On behalf of the conference preparation committee, I am pleased to welcome all of you to the 1st INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ADVANCED NANOTECHNOLOGY IN ENGINEERING AND MEDICAL SCIENCE (ANEMS 2017) which is held in Langkawi Island, Malaysia on the 20th - 21st November 2017. This conference is a partnership between the CENTRE OF ADVANCED MANUFACTURING AND MATERIAL PROCESSING (AMMP), University of Malaya and the IRAQI FORUM FOR INTELLECTUALS AND ACADEMICS (IFIA).

ANEMS 2017 aims to provide great opportunities to researchers, scientists and engineers from all over the world to interact among each other, exchange new developments face to face and establish mutually beneficial research relationships. This time we are pleased to have distinguished researchers and academics from various universities and research centres as speakers and presenters.

 All papers will be published in AIP Conference Proceedings Series, an ISI proceeding and Scopus indexed. I would like to thank all the keynote speakers, authors, reviewers and session chairs for their valuable contributions. I further acknowledge the contributions of the International Scientific committee and deeply indebted to the members of the local organizing committee for their untiring efforts during all these months.

 I record my thankfulness to the ANEMS 2017 Steering Committee for their continuous support. My sincere appreciations to the IFIA members for their support and encouragement. I take this opportunity to express my gratitude to the University of Malaya for its encouragement and full support. Special thanks are due to our sponsors for supporting us. Once again, on behalf of the conference committee, we welcome all of you to the ANEMS 2017 conference and hope it will be a great memorable event for all of us.

 We are confident that you will enjoy your stay in this great island of Langkawi. Wishing you all a truly successful meeting.

Prof. Dr. Mohd Hamdi Abd Shukor
Conference Chairman ANEMS 2017
Faculty of Engineering,
University of Malaya Malaysia