Establishment of Light Metal Materials Division.
Establishment of Computational Materials Design Division.
Establishment of the first nine research divisions.
• Materials Kinetics Division
• Materials Structure and Defect Characterization Division
• Metallic Nano-Materials Division
• Advanced Ceramics and Composites Division
• Advanced Carbon Division
• Bio-based Materials and Biomimetic Architecting Division
• Functional Materials and Devices Division
• Advanced Steel Materials Division
• Joint Research Division
Unveiling ceremony for SYNL & start of the construction for the new park.
Establishment and implementation plan of SYNL passed the expert examination organized by Ministry of Science and Technology.
Signing of Co-construction agreement by Chinese Academy of Sciences, Liaoning Province and Shenyang City.
Establishment of Shenyang National Laboratory for Material Science approved by Ministry of Science and Technology.
Establishment of Shenyang National Laboratory for Material Science (SYNL).