CALL FOR PAPERS

KEY DATES

DUE TO CONTINUED INTEREST WE HAVE EXTENDED THE DEADLINE FOR PAPER SUBMISSIONS - 11th November 2019

Extended deadline for submission of papers:

30 September 2019

Notification of paper acceptance: 13 November 2019

Final paper submission: 17 December 2019

Seminar: 15-18 March 2020

We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 9th International Precision Assembly Seminar 2020, which will be held on 15-18 March 2020 at a new venue in Kitzbuhel, Austria.

 

Please see the below details for submission of papers, including the author guidelines and technical instructions (LaTeX package and Word template).

Thematic Areas 

The aim of the seminar is to bring together the community of scientists, researchers and industrial practitioners to discuss the rapidly evolving field of precision assembly processes, equipment and systems for the products of the future.

Papers are invited in but not limited to the following thematic areas:

  • Design for assembly and disassembly

  • Product assembly requirements, key characteristics and tolerancing

  • Design of smart assembly systems

  • Actuators and sensors for precision assembly

  • Tooling and fixturing for precision assembly

  • Precision joining operations

  • Control methods for precision assembly

  • Robotics and robot applications for assembly

  • Metrology assisted assembly and quality control

  • Variability and uncertainty in assembly

  • Artificial intelligence and data analytics for product and process monitoring

  • Standardisation for precision assembly including grippers, handling, tooling and application software

  • Processes and systems for disassembly

  • Parts sorting, feeding and positioning

  • Assembly system integration

  • Connected assembly equipment and systems utilising the IIoT

  • Examples of novel industrial applications.

As usual, selected papers will be published in a book by Springer. See Previous Proceedings.

Submit a Paper

DUE TO CONTINUED INTEREST WE HAVE EXTENDED THE DEADLINE FOR PAPER SUBMISSIONS - 11th November 2019

Full papers should ideally be up to 15 pages in length (minimum 8 pages).
Please note authors must intend to register for, and attend, the Seminar to present the paper if it is accepted.

 

Available downloads:

Author Guidelines and Technical Instructions (including LaTeX package and Word template)

Springer Copyright Form (PDF) 

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