Abstract Submission Guideline

The 20th WCNDT 2020 Organizing Committee invites all interested participants to submit abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentations through which the most updated research results and interesting cases around the world can be shared. Abstract submissions should be made through the online abstract submission system at the 20th WCNDT 2020 website.

Abstract Submission October 31,2019
Notification of Acceptance November 30, 2019
Registration and Payment of Presenting Authors December 31, 2019
Preliminary Program January 31, 2020
Submission of Full Papers February 29, 2020
Submission of Presentation Files May 31, 2020

How to Submit Abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentations

Sign up for the website Go to the'Submission'Page after you log in Read through the submission guidelines Click the'Online Submission'button Input information requested and submit your abstract step by step Your abstract submission is completed
  • All abstracts must be submitted through the conference website. (Abstracts submitted In different ways other than through the online system will not be accepted.)
  • Registration of papers will only be considered if they are submitted completely together with all requested data and abstracts.
  • Abstracts should be typed in English, and the submitter is responsible for verifying typing errors.
  • Authors have to classify their papers into the given topics; two topics can be selected in order of priority.
  • Authors should indicate their preference for oral presentation or poster presentation. However, the final decision will be made by the scientific committee.
  • Abstracts Should be more than 200 words in length.
  • Tables and figures are not permitted.
  • An acknowledgement of the receipt of your abstract submission will be automatically sent to both the submitter and the presenting author by e-mail upon his/her online submission.
  • Abstracts may be modified until the abstract submission deadline of 24:00, October 31(Thur.), 2019 Korean time.
  • Authors will be informed of the acceptance of their abstracts in November 30 (Sat.), 2019.
  • Acceptance of abstracts will be notified by e-mail to the all authors. The information can also be found on 'My Page' of the submitter of the conference website.
  • Presenting authors of accepted abstracts are required to register for 20th WCNDT 2020 by no later than December 31 (Tue.), 2019.
  • If a student wants to present two papers or more, then the full registration is required.
  • The full paper must be submitted by the authors who would like to publish their papers in proceedings or journals as an electronic/digital file by February 29, 2020.
  • Association with SCI(E) Journals is in progress; further details will be announced later on.

Conference Topics

The main topics of interest include (but not limited to) :
Acoustic Emission Infrared Thermography
Acoustic Method Material Characterization
Additive Manufacturing Micro & Nano Technology
Aerospace & Defense NDT Industry 4.0(IoT.AI etc.)
Art & Cultural Heritage NDT Reliability
Biomedical Technology Oil & Gas
Certification & Qualification Optics & Vision Systems
Civil Infrastructures (Smart NDT for Bridges and Buildings) Power Plants
Composite Materials Public Security & Humanitarian Safety
Diffraction & Residual Stress Sensor and Materials
Digital Radiography & Computed Tomography Structural Health Monitoring &
Prognostics and Health Management
Eddy Current & Electromagnetics Terahertz
Electronic Part Transportation
Food & Agriculture Ultrasonics
Green & Echo Technology Vibration & Condition Monitoring

Presentation Preference

  • Power Point Presentation
  • -20 mins. Incl. discussion
  • -11 parallel sessions
  • -Registration and Payment of Presenting Authors
  • Poster Board Presentation
  • -Poster in A0 portrait format
  • -Poster show is open during a given period of time
  • -Special attention during the poster and exhibition evening
  • Poster Board with Short Presentation
  • -Poster board presentation and additional Power Point presentation (max. 3 slides)
  • -5 mins. to announce your poster to the audience for following discussions
  • -Special attention during the poster and exhibition evening
  • Poster Board with YouTube Presentation
  • -Poster board presentation and additionally YouTube video presentation
  • -A video less than 5 mins. long to be uploaded on YouTube in advance
  • -YouTube Awards if the video hits the top three "thumbs up"