This volume of the Ceramic Transactions series compiles a number of papers presented at the 9th
International Conference on Ceramic Materials and Components for Energy and Environmental Applications (9th
CMCEE) in Shanghai, China
and was the continuation of a series of international conferences held all over the world over the last three decades. This volume contains selected peer reviewed papers from more than 300 presentations from all over the world. The papers in this volume also highlight and emphasize the importance of synergy between advanced materials and component designs.