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ICOOT 2017 : 19th International Conference on Ophthalmology and Optometry Therapeutics

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: 17ZA01ICOOT

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICOOT 2017: 19th International Conference on Ophthalmology and Optometry Therapeutics aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Ophthalmology and Optometry Therapeutics. 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 Ophthalmology and Optometry Therapeutics.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Ophthalmology and Optometry Therapeutics are cordially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

ICOOT 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Ophthalmology and Optometry Therapeutics. 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) Paddy/Rice Singulation for Determination of Husking Efficiency and Damage Using Machine Vision
M. Shaker, S. Minaei, M. H. Khoshtaghaza, A. Banakar, A. Jafari
2) Channels Splitting Strategy for Optical Local Area Networks of Passive Star Topology
Peristera Baziana
3) Enhanced Planar Pattern Tracking for an Outdoor Augmented Reality System
L. Yu, W. K. Li, S. K. Ong, A. Y. C. Nee
4) Design and Performance Improvement of Three-Dimensional Optical Code Division Multiple Access Networks with NAND Detection Technique
Satyasen Panda, Urmila Bhanja
5) Automatic Method for Exudates and Hemorrhages Detection from Fundus Retinal Images
A. Biran, P. Sobhe Bidari, K. Raahemifar
6) Resilience in Children: A Comparative Analysis between Children with and without Parental Supervision Bandar Abbas
N. Taghinejad, F. Dortaj, N. Khodabandeh
7) Automatic Detection and Classification of Diabetic Retinopathy Using Retinal Fundus Images
A. Biran, P. Sobhe Bidari, A. Almazroe V. Lakshminarayanan, K. Raahemifar
8) Distinction between Manifestations of Diabetic Retinopathy and Dust Artifacts Using Three-Dimensional HSV Color Space
Naoto Suzuki
9) High Level Synthesis of Canny Edge Detection Algorithm on Zynq Platform
Hanaa M. Abdelgawad, Mona Safar, Ayman M. Wahba
10) The Key Factors in Shipping Company’s Port Selection for Providing Their Supplies
Sedigheh Zarei
11) Wind Energy Status in Turkey
Mustafa Engin Başoğlu, Bekir Çakir
12) Stereo Motion Tracking
Yudhajit Datta, Jonathan Bandi, Ankit Sethia, Hamsi Iyer
13) Human Motion Capture: New Innovations in the Field of Computer Vision
Najm Alotaibi
14) Performance Evaluation of an Efficient Asynchronous Protocol for WDM Ring MANs
Peristera A. Baziana
15) Online Optic Disk Segmentation Using Fractals
Srinivasan Aruchamy, Partha Bhattacharjee, Goutam Sanyal