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ICWTS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Wood and Timber Structure

Bangkok, Thailand
October 26 - 27, 2017

Conference Code: 17TH10ICWTS

International Research Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICWTS 2017: 19th International Conference on Wood and Timber Structure aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Wood and Timber Structure. 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 Wood and Timber Structure.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Wood and Timber Structure are cordially invited for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 peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the International Science Index (ISI), Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICWTS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Wood and Timber Structure. 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   September 10, 2017
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   May 15, 2017
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   September 26, 2017
Conference Dates   October 26 - 27, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference'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) Revisiting Hospital Ward Design Basics for Sustainable Family Integration
Ibrahim Abubakar Alkali, Abubakar Sarkile Kawuwa, Ibrahim Sani Khalil
2) Simplified Mobile AR Platform Design for Augmented Tourism
Eric Hawkinson, Edgaras Artemciukas
3) Power and Wear Reduction Using Composite Links of Crank-Rocker Mechanism with Optimum Transmission Angle
Khaled M. Khader, Mamdouh I. Elimy
4) Formex Algebra Adaptation into Parametric Design Tools: Dome Structures
Réka Sárközi, Péter Iványi, Attila B. Széll
5) Communication Design in Newspapers: A Comparative Study of Graphic Resources in Portuguese and Spanish Publications
Fátima Gonçalves, Joaquim Brigas, Jorge Gonçalves
6) Soil Moisture Control System: A Product Development Approach
Swapneel U. Naphade, Dushyant A. Patil, Satyabodh M. Kulkarni
7) Six Sigma-Based Optimization of Shrinkage Accuracy in Injection Molding Processes
Sky Chou, Joseph C. Chen
8) The Design Optimization for Sound Absorption Material of Multi-Layer Structure
Un-Hwan Park, Jun-Hyeok Heo, In-Sung Lee, Tae-Hyeon Oh, Dae-Kyu Park
9) Comparative Study of Ecological City Criteria in Traditional Iranian Cities
Zahra Yazdani Paraii, Zohreh Yazdani Paraei
10) Increasing Sustainability Using the Potential of Urban Rivers in Developing Countries with a Biophilic Design Approach
Mohammad Reza Mohammadian, Dariush Sattarzadeh, Mir Mohammad Javad Poor Hadi Hosseini
11) Empirical Exploration of Correlations between Software Design Measures: A Replication Study
Jehad Al Dallal
12) The Design of Safe Spaces in Healthcare Facilities Vulnerable to Tornado Impact in Central US
Lucy Ampaw-Asiedu, Terri R. Norton
13) Optimization Study of Adsorption of Nickel(II) on Bentonite
B. Medjahed, M. A. Didi, B. Guezzen
14) Optimization of Surface Roughness in Turning Process Utilizing Live Tooling via Taguchi Methodology
Weinian Wang, Joseph C. Chen
15) Sorption of Congo Red from Aqueous Solution by Surfactant-Modified Bentonite: Kinetic and Factorial Design Study
B. Guezzen, M. A. Didi, B. Medjahed

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