[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Call for Papers - IFToMM World Congress 2015

Chin-Hsing KUO chkuo717 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 23 08:07:43 PDT 2014

*           IFToMM World Congress 2015                 *
*         Oct. 25-30, 2015, Taipei, Taiwan                *

=== Description ===

The 14th IFToMM World Congress will be held in Taipei, Taiwan, on Oct. 25-30, 2015. IFToMM World Congress is held every 4 years and is the largest congress on mechanism and machine science. It will provide opportunity for researchers, scholars and students with interests in the theory and practice of mechanisms and machines for new ideas, sharing experiences, and discussing future developments

=== Topics of the Congress ===

Papers are welcome on the general areas of the theory and practice of machines and mechanisms, but not limited, to the topics of the IFToMM Technical Committees and Permanent Commissions, namely:

- Biomechanical engineering
- Computational kinematics
- Design methodology
- Dynamics of machinery
- Education
- Gearing and transmissions
- History of MMS
- Linkage and mechanical controls
- Mechatronics
- Micromechanisms
- Multibody dynamics
- Reliability of machines and mechanisms
- Robotics
- Rotor dynamics
- Standardization of terminology
- Sustainable energy systems
- Transportation machinery
- Tribology
- Vibration

=== Important Dates ===

- Full Paper Submission:  Jan. 15, 2015
- Provisional Decision:  Apr. 15, 2015
- Final Version Submission:  May 31, 2015
- Final Decision:  Jul. 15, 2015
- Congress Dates:  Oct. 25-30, 2015

=== Paper Format ===

Authors are requested to submit a full length paper, 4 pages (minimum) to 10 pages (maximum). The abstracts are NOT acceptable. The format will follow the IFToMM template that is available in the congress webpage. Best Paper awards will be given. 

=== Young Delegates Program ===

IFToMM Young Delegates Program will be provided to assist young scientists and engineers for participating IFToMM World Congress 2015. Up to fifty percent of the total cost of registration fees, transportation, board and lodging is available, subject to a maximum of US$800, to participants who are not fully supported by their own institutions.

More information about IFToMM World Congress 2015 are available at http://www.iftomm2015.tw/

Chin-Hsing KUO
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (Taiwan Tech)
Email: chkuo717 at mail.ntust.edu.tw

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