Conference & Exhibition on Non-Destructive Evaluation
theme - Frontiers in NDE Science & Technology
Organized by Indian Society for Non–Destructive Testing ( ISNT )
Last date of Abstract Submission
18th November 2018
Intimation of acceptance of Abstract on or before
20th November 2018
Author Registration on or before (for inclusion of paper in final technical program)
25th November 2018
Submission of full paper
05th December 2018
The full papers presented to NDE 2018 will be published in NDT.net's renowned Open Access e-journal of Non-destructive Testing - ISSN 1435-4934.
Guidelines to Authors for Preparation of Abstract and Full Text
NDE technologists, scientists and professionals interested in presenting their original work at NDE 2018 are requested to upload the abstract(s) of their paper(s) in any of the following suggested broad areas and topics :
Conventional and Advanced NDT technologies
Materials Characterization by NDT
NDE in Aerospace, Railways, Defence, Space, Automobile, Fabrication, Civil Engineering, Nuclear, Petrochemical etc.
Modeling and Simulation
Signal and Image Processing
NDE Sensors and Instrumentation
Robotics and Automation in NDE
Functional and Operational Testing, Reliability and Safety Assurance
NDE Corrosion Damage Monitoring
Robotics and Automation in NDE
Quality Control and Quality Assurance
Pre and In-service Inspection
Structural Health Monitoring and Aging Management
Structural Integrity Assessment and Life Extension
Condition Monitoring and Residual Life assessment
Novel NDE Methods
Reliability and Effectiveness of NDE
Performance Demonstration and Evaluation
Multi-NDE, IOT and Data Fusion
NDE education, standardization, training, certification and accreditation
NDE Codes and Standards
NDE in Bio-medical Engineering
Emerging NDE technologies
Abstracts should be prepared in English.
The abstract size is limited to one A4 page (including title, authors, affiliations, body text, keywords, etc.) and 400 words at most.
The abstract should comprise of a title, names and affiliation of authors along with email address and the text.
The abstract should be prepared strictly as per the Abstract Submission Template NDE 2018.
Fill the name of authors as per the given field. Please fill your surname in full. Fill the affiliation of author. To add more authors for the abstract, please click on the 'Add Author' button. You may add up to 5 authors for an abstract.
Please indicate the presenting author by selecting the radio button.
Please provide the further details of presenting author only.
Chose the preferred mode of presentation as follows. Technical committee will confirm the mode of presentation during acceptance of the abstract.
Short Presentation (Presentation for 6 minutes)
Oral Presentation (Presentation for 15 minutes)
e-Poster (Display of e-Poster)
Provide the title of your paper in 'Sentence case format'.
Provide 3-5 keywords.
Click the checkbox confirming the acceptance of terms of conditions for submission of abstract and click SUBMIT button.
Upon uploading the abstract, you will receive SMS and e-mail confirmation regarding the successful submission of Abstracts.
The status of your abstract will be shown as "Pending Review".
A "Delete Abstract" button will be activated against each abstract submitted. The "Delete Abstract" option will be available until the decision on your abstract is taken and the status will change to "Accepted" or "Rejected"
In case you feel that the submitted abstract needs correction, the submitted abstract may be deleted by clicking on the button "Delete Abstract". Upon deletion, the abstract will be completely removed and will no more be reviewed for consideration in NDE2018. You may upload the corrected version as a fresh submission or submit a new abstract.
Upon acceptance of the abstract by the technical committee, you will receive SMS and email confirming the acceptance of your submission and also confirming the mode of presentation.
You may check the status of all the submitted abstracts under the link 'Abstract Link & Status' available under menu 'ABSTRACT' after login to your account.
Once the abstract is approved, the status of the submitted abstract will be changed to “Accepted”.
It is mandatory that the presenting author must register as a conference delegate for inclusion of the abstract in the technical programme. To register, click on the menu 'REGISTRATION' after login to your account at www.nde2018.in
The link for the submission of the full paper will be activated under the same link only after acceptance of abstract and confirmed registration of the author, after which the full paper can be uploaded through the available link.
Best Paper Award:
Best Paper Awards will be given for each Presentation Type (Oral, Short and E-Poster).
Papers will be considered for evaluation of Best Paper Award only if the Full Text is uploaded at www.nde2018.in on or before the due date of submission of full text. The full text will carry a weightage of 50% for evaluation as Best Paper.
Guidelines to Authors for Preparation of Full text
The full text size is limited to 10 pages
The full text should be prepared strictly as per the Full text Submission Template of NDE 2018.