15th Asia Pacific Conference for Non-Destructive Testing (APCNDT), Singapore


15apcndt201715th APCNDT welcomes original contributions from practicing NDT professionals, engineers, scientists and developers in academia and industry (manufacturers and end-users) on any aspect of non-destructive testing including novel applications, research and technology development across all industrial areas.

Provisional presentation sessions
NDT General
Infrared Testing / Thermography / Thermal NDT
Phased Array (UT), Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD)
Ultrasonic Testing (UT) – General
Long Range Guided Wave Inspection (LRUT)
Laser-based NDT including Holography and Shearography
Radiology and Radiographic Testing incl. Radiation Protection
Computed Tomography
Terahertz Wave Testing
Visual and Optical Testing
Penetrant and Leak Testing
Acoustic Emission
Magnetic Testing
Eddy Current, Flux Leakage and Electromagnetic Testing
Vibration Analysis & Machine Condition Monitoring
Novel and Non-traditional NDT Techniques and Applications
Signal and Image Processing in NDT/NDE
Modelling and Simulation
Material Characterisation (Sub-categories for metals, composites, polymers, ceramics and natural materials)
Application-specific NDT/NDE (Sub-categories for transportation, oil & gas offshore, energy and power generation, building and construction, aerospace, medicine and bioengineering …)
Education, Training and Certification

Important Dates
- Call for Paper: Opens from 6 January 2016
- Submission of Abstracts: 6 January 2016 to 31 March 2017
- Submission of Full Paper: 1 April to 30 May 2017
- Early Bird Registration: from 6 January to 1 June 2017

To submit your paper: http://www.ndt.net/APCNDT2017


Abstract submission will open from 1 January 2016 to 31 March 2017.  Early submission is welcomed and strongly encouraged.
All submissions must be in MS-Word format uploaded via the conference website.
All submissions must follow the format defined by the template.
All submissions must be in English.
All submissions will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee for originality, relevance and industrial impact.
Authors should indicate their preference for oral or poster presentation. However, the final decision will be made by the Programme Committee.

Authors whose submissions are accepted must register for the conference by 31 May 2017.
All accepted submissions will be required to prepare a full paper manuscript of 6-8 pages in length in English according to a format that will be provided together with your notice of acceptance.
Manuscripts for full papers must be received by 30 May 2017.

Registered authors may present a maximum of two (2) papers unless otherwise approved by the Conference Secretariat.

Submissions selected for poster presentation will be allocated space to display an A0 size poster in portrait format. Authors are responsible for printing and mounting of their posters.

All full papers will be published open access in NDT.net and in e-proceedings under Creative Commons licenses. You may choose either Attribution or Attribution-NoDerivs as the license type.