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ICSNSP 2017 : 19th International Conference on Scientific Norms, Science and Pseudoscience

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: 17ZA01ICSNSP

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICSNSP 2017: 19th International Conference on Scientific Norms, Science and Pseudoscience aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Scientific Norms, Science and Pseudoscience. 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 Scientific Norms, Science and Pseudoscience.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Scientific Norms, Science and Pseudoscience are cordially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

ICSNSP 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Scientific Norms, Science and Pseudoscience. 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) Reliable Line-of-Sight and Non-Line-of-Sight Propagation Channel Identification in Ultra-Wideband Wireless Networks
Mohamed Adnan Landolsi, Ali F. Almutairi
2) The Use of SD Bioline TB AgMPT64® Detection Assay for Rapid Characterization of Mycobacteria in Nigeria
S. Ibrahim, U. B. Abubakar, S. Danbirni, A. Usman, F. M. Ballah, C. A. Kudi, L. Lawson, G. H. Abdulrazak, I. A. Abdulkadir
3) Comparative Performance Analysis of Fiber Delay Line Based Buffer Architectures for Contention Resolution in Optical WDM Networks
Manoj Kumar Dutta
4) Robust Variogram Fitting Using Non-Linear Rank-Based Estimators
Hazem M. Al-Mofleh, John E. Daniels, Joseph W. McKean
5) Comparison of Back-Projection with Non-Uniform Fast Fourier Transform for Real-Time Photoacoustic Tomography
Moung Young Lee, Chul Gyu Song
6) Development of Tensile Stress-Strain Relationship for High-Strength Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete
H. A. Alguhi, W. A. Elsaigh
7) Role of Non-Renewable and Renewable Energy for Sustainable Electricity Generation in Malaysia
Hussain Ali Bekhet, Nor Hamisham Harun
8) Fatigue Analysis of Spread Mooring Line
Chanhoe Kang, Changhyun Lee, Seock-Hee Jun, Yeong-Tae Oh
9) Formulation and Evaluation of Niosomes Containing an Antihypertensive Drug
Sunil Kamboj, Suman Bala, Vipin Saini
10) Using Vulnerability to Reduce False Positive Rate in Intrusion Detection Systems
Nadjah Chergui, Narhimene Boustia
11) Investigation on Flexural Behavior of Non-Crimp 3D Orthogonal Weave Carbon Composite Reinforcement
Sh. Minapoor, S. Ajeli
12) Disciplinary Procedures Used by Secondary School Teachers in Calabar Municipality, Nigeria
N. N. Nkomo, M. L. Mayanchi
13) A Signature-Based Secure Authentication Framework for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks
J. Jenefa, E. A. Mary Anita
14) Non-Singular Gravitational Collapse of a Homogeneous Scalar Field in Deformed Phase Space
Amir Hadi Ziaie
15) Active Islanding Detection Method Using Intelligent Controller
Kuang-Hsiung Tan, Chih-Chan Hu, Chien-Wu Lan, Shih-Sung Lin, Te-Jen Chang