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ICABSL 2017 : 19th International Conference on Animal Breeding and Sustainable Livestock

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICABSL

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICABSL 2017: 19th International Conference on Animal Breeding and Sustainable Livestock aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Animal Breeding and Sustainable Livestock. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Animal Breeding and Sustainable Livestock.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Animal Breeding and Sustainable Livestock are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICABSL 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Animal Breeding and Sustainable Livestock. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Stability of Stochastic Model Predictive Control for Schrödinger Equation with Finite Approximation
Tomoaki Hashimoto
2) Gravitational Frequency Shifts for Photons and Particles
Jing-Gang Xie
3) The Morphology of Sri Lankan Text Messages
Chamindi Dilkushi Senaratne
4) Solving Weighted Number of Operation Plus Processing Time Due-Date Assignment, Weighted Scheduling and Process Planning Integration Problem Using Genetic and Simulated Annealing Search Methods
Halil Ibrahim Demir, Caner Erden, Mumtaz Ipek, Ozer Uygun
5) Investigation on the Bogie Pseudo-Hunting Motion of a Reduced-Scale Model Railway Vehicle Running on Double-Curved Rails
Barenten Suciu, Ryoichi Kinoshita
6) Time Temperature Dependence of Long Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Manufactured by Direct Long Fiber Thermoplastic Process
K. A. Weidenmann, M. Grigo, B. Brylka, P. Elsner, T. Böhlke
7) A Reinforcement Learning Approach for Evaluation of Real-Time Disaster Relief Demand and Network Condition
Ali Nadi, Ali Edrissi
8) Financial Decision-Making among Finance Students: An Empirical Study from the Czech Republic
Barbora Chmelíková
9) Microstructural and Electrochemical Investigation of Carbon Coated Nanograined LiFePO4 as Cathode Material for Li-Batteries
Rinlee Butch M. Cervera, Princess Stephanie P. Llanos
10) Hybrid Rocket Motor Performance Parameters: Theoretical and Experimental Evaluation
A. El-S. Makled, M. K. Al-Tamimi
11) Two-Stage Launch Vehicle Trajectory Modeling for Low Earth Orbit Applications
Assem M. F. Sallam, Ah. El-S. Makled
12) Household Food Insecurity and Associated Coping Strategies in Urban, Peri-Urban and Rural Settings: A Case of Morogoro and Iringa Towns, Tanzania
U. Tumaini, J. Msuya
13) A Minimum Spanning Tree-Based Method for Initializing the K-Means Clustering Algorithm
J. Yang, Y. Ma, X. Zhang, S. Li, Y. Zhang
14) Parametric Analysis and Optimal Design of Functionally Graded Plates Using Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm and a Hybrid Meshless Method
Foad Nazari, Seyed Mahmood Hosseini, Mohammad Hossein Abolbashari, Mohammad Hassan Abolbashari
15) Orbit Determination Modeling with Graphical Demonstration
Assem M. F. Sallam, Ah. El-S. Makled