Author Registration on or before (for inclusion of paper in final technical program)
30th November 2020
The selected full texts of the papers presented at NDE 2020 will be published by Springer Nature in the form of Special Issue of Conference proceeding after following the peer review procedure. The conference proceeding will be indexed for citation. Other papers will be published on ndt.net, the largest online NDT portal, as e-proceeding (NDE 2020).
Guidelines to Authors for Preparation of Abstract and Full Text
NDE technologists, scientists and professionals interested in presenting their original work at NDE 2020 are requested to upload the abstract(s) of their paper(s) in any of the following suggested broad areas and topics :
Conventional, Advanced and emerging NDE technologies
Materials Characterization by NDT
NDE in Aerospace, Railways, Defence, Space, Automotive, Fabrication, Civil and Structural Engineering, Nuclear, Petrochemical, Bio-Medical engineering etc.
Modeling and Simulation
Signal and Image Processing
NDE Sensors, Instrumentation, Software and Systems
Robotics and Automation in NDE
Functional and Operational Testing, Reliability and Safety Assurance
NDE in Corrosion Damage Monitoring
Quality Control and Quality Assurance
Pre and In-service Inspection
Structural Health Monitoring and Ageing Management
Structural Integrity Assessment and Life Extension
Condition Monitoring and Residual Life assessment
In-situ and Breakdown maintenance, In-situ Metallography
Novel NDE Methods
Metrology using NDE
Reliability and Effectiveness of NDE
Performance Demonstration and Evaluation
Multi-NDE, IOT, Data Fusion, NDE Data Analytics, Computer Vision
NDE education, standardization, training, certification and accreditation
NDE Codes and Standards
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 2020.
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. Technical Committee reserves the right to change the allotted mode of Presentation and will accordingly inform the authors.
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 removed and will no more be reviewed for consideration in isntnde. 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.isntnde.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).
Springer Nature has kindly consented to sponsor the Best Paper Award. The best paper awardees will be given the certificates from ISNT and also Coupon of Worth of USD 2000 from Springer Nature.
Papers will be considered for evaluation of Best Paper Award only if the Full Text is uploaded at www.isntnde.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 2020.