Call for Papers

The organizing committee warmly welcome you to participate in the 21st edition of the International Drying Conference (IDS2018) founded by Professor Arun S. Mujumdar at McGill University, Montreal, Canada, in 1978.

Author Guidelines

Authors are invited to submit an abstract with a max. of 400 words in English by means of this platform. The abstract must include title, author’s names, full addresses of authors (including the e-mail of the corresponding author), keywords (no more than 5) and the description of the contribution. The work must be original and unpublished, and not under review in any other conference or journal. All contributions will be peer-reviewed by the scientific committee based on their originality, significance, methodological soundness and clarity of exposition.

Important dates:

  • Deadline for abstract submission: December 15th, 2017 (Extended January 8th, 2018)
  • Notification of acceptance: January 29th, 2018

You must register at the conference before submitting your abstract. If you are already registered click here to login and start the submission proces.

Full paper submission

Authors of accepted abstracts have the opportunity of publishing a full paper in the conference proceedings (up to 8 pages). For this purpose, the following template will be used. Final acceptance is subject to a review process and will be published by UPV Press, provided with a DOI number and indexed in major international bibliographic databases. Moreover, in order to be published, at least one of the authors of the manuscript must pay the registration fees through the on-line registration system and a maximum of 2 papers will be considered for each author. Please check the deadline for the on-line registration

Important dates:

  • Deadline for full papers submission: March 29th, 2018
  • Deadline for “early bird” registration: April 13th, 2018
  • Final notification of manuscript acceptance: June 15th, 2018
  • Final deadline for on-line registration: July 10th, 2018

In case of questions related to the submission process please contact us at

Submissions for this conference were closed on 15-01-2018.

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