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ICCEDP 2017 : 19th International Conference on Civil Engineering and Disaster Prevention

Zurich, Switzerland
January 13 - 14, 2017

Conference Code: 17CH01ICCEDP

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICCEDP 2017: 19th International Conference on Civil Engineering and Disaster Prevention aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Civil Engineering and Disaster Prevention. 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 Civil Engineering and Disaster Prevention.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Civil Engineering and Disaster Prevention are cordially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

ICCEDP 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Civil Engineering and Disaster Prevention. 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 25, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   November 30, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 13, 2016
Conference Dates   January 13 - 14, 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) Towards a Computational Model of Consciousness: Global Abstraction Workspace
Halim Djerroud, Arab Ali Cherif
2) Electrochemical Performance of Al-Mn2O3 Based Electrode Materials
Noor Ul Ain Bhatti, M. Junaid Khan, Javed Ahmad, Murtaza Saleem, Shahid M. Ramay, Saadat A. Siddiqi
3) Resources and Strategies towards the Development of a Sustainable Construction Materials Industry in Botswana
G. Malumbela, E. U. Masuku
4) An Overview of Corroded Pipe Repair Techniques Using Composite Materials
K. S. Lim, S. N. A. Azraai, N. M. Noor, N. Yahaya
5) A Review on Applications of Nanotechnology in Automotive Industry
Akshata S. Malani, Anagha D. Chaudhari, Rajeshkumar U. Sambhe
6) Coastline Change at Koh Tao Island, Thailand
Cherdvong Saengsupavanich
7) Comparative Analysis between Corn and Ramon (Brosimum alicastrum) Starches to Be Used as Sustainable Bio-Based Plastics
C. R. Ríos-Soberanis, V. M. Moo-Huchin, R. J. Estrada-Leon, E. Perez-Pacheco
8) Interactive Garments: Flexible Technologies for Textile Integration
Anupam Bhatia
9) Preliminary Studies of MWCNT/PVDF Polymer Composites
Esther Lorrayne M. Pereira, Adriana Souza M. Batista, Fabíola A. S. Ribeiro, Adelina P. Santos, Clascídia A. Furtado, Luiz O. Faria
10) The Proposal of a Shared Mobility City Index to Support Investment Decision Making for Carsharing
S. Murr, S. Phillips
11) Effects of Different Fiber Orientations on the Shear Strength Performance of Composite Adhesive Joints
Ferhat Kadioglu, Hasan Puskul
12) Occurrence of Foreign Matter in Food: Applied Identification Method - Association of Official Agricultural Chemists (AOAC) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
E. C. Mattos, V. S. M. G. Daros, R. Dal Col, A. L. Nascimento
13) Material Selection for a Manual Winch Rope Drum
Moses F. Oduori, Enoch K. Musyoka, Thomas O. Mbuya
14) Evaluation of Easy-to-Use Energy Building Design Tools for Solar Access Analysis in Urban Contexts: Comparison of Friendly Simulation Design Tools for Architectural Practice in the Early Design Stage
M. Iommi, G. Losco
15) Alkali Silica Reaction Mitigation and Prevention Measures for Arkansas Local Aggregates
Amin Kamal Akhnoukh, Lois Zaki Kamel, Magued Mourad Barsoum