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ICTSME 2017 : 19th International Conference on Textile Science and Manufacturing Engineering

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: 17ZA01ICTSME

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICTSME 2017: 19th International Conference on Textile Science and Manufacturing Engineering aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Textile Science and Manufacturing Engineering. 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 Textile Science and Manufacturing Engineering.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Textile Science and Manufacturing Engineering are cordially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

ICTSME 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Textile Science and Manufacturing Engineering. 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) 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
2) Application of Metakaolin from Northeast of Thailand Used as Binder in Casting Process of Rice Polishing Cylinder
T. Boonkang, C. Santhaweesuk, N. Pianthong, P. Neeramon, A. Phimhlo, S. Bangphan
3) Improving Cleanability by Changing Fish Processing Equipment Design
Lars A. L. Giske, Ola J. Mork, Emil Bjoerlykhaug
4) Template Design Packages for Repetitive Construction Projects
Ali Youniss Aidbaiss, G. Unnikrishnan, Anoob Hakim
5) A Control Model for the Dismantling of Industrial Plants
Florian Mach, Eric Hund, Malte Stonis
6) An Optimization Model for the Arrangement of Assembly Areas Considering Time Dynamic Area Requirements
Michael Zenker, Henrik Prinzhorn, Christian Böning, Tom Strating
7) Empirical Study on Causes of Project Delays
Khan Farhan Rafat, Riaz Ahmed
8) A Holistic Approach for Technical Product Optimization
H. Lang, M. Bader, A. Buchroithner
9) Model of the Increasing the Capacity of the Train and Railway Track by Using the New Type of Wagon
Martin Kendra, Jaroslav Mašek, Juraj Čamaj, Martin Búda
10) A Performance Model for Designing Network in Reverse Logistic
S. Dhib, S. A. Addouche, T. Loukil, A. Elmhamedi
11) Thermo-Mechanical Analysis of Dissimilar Al/Cu Foil Single Lap Joints Made by Composite Metal Foil Manufacturing
Javaid Butt, Habtom Mebrahtu, Hassan Shirvani
12) Integrated Design in Additive Manufacturing Based on Design for Manufacturing
E. Asadollahi-Yazdi, J. Gardan, P. Lafon
13) Binary Programming for Manufacturing Material and Manufacturing Process Selection Using Genetic Algorithms
Saleem Z. Ramadan
14) Testing a Flexible Manufacturing System Facility Production Capacity through Discrete Event Simulation: Automotive Case Study
Justyna Rybicka, Ashutosh Tiwari, Shane Enticott
15) A Quadratic Programming for Truck-to-Door Assignment Problem
Y. Fathi, B. Karimi, S. M. J. Mirzapour Al-e-Hashem