Call for Papers

The call for papers is now closed.

Abstract Submission Deadline: September 17, 2018  October 31, 2018


Abstracts are being solicited for (but not limited to) the following topics:

  • Industrial Applications
  • Fundamentals
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Renewable Energy
  • Environmental Impact of Coatings
  • Hybrid Fabrication Processes (Spraying, PTAW, Laser Cladding)
  • New Coating Materials Development
  • Multi-Scale Modelling and Artificial Intelligence-Based Approach

ITSC 2019 will only accept online abstract submissions of 150 - 200 words or less in English via our online abstract service. The system is self-explanatory and will allow you return access once you have signed up so that you may edit your abstract as needed before actually submitting by the September 17, 2018 deadline.


*To maintain the integrity of ITSC, please obtain pre-approval to present your work at the conference before submitting your abstract.  All costs associated with your participation will be at your expense (travel, housing, and registration fee).


Important Deadlines for ITSC 2019

Abstract Due: September 17, 2018

Accept/Reject Notification: November 30, 2018

First Draft Manuscript Due: January 26, 2019  February 2, 2019

Editor and Reviewer Feedback/Comments Due to Authors:  February 26, 2019

Final PDF Manuscript Due: March 26, 2019


Note: Authors may indicate with their abstract if they wish their paper to be considered for publication in a special issue of the Journal of Thermal Spray Technology as a peer-reviewed paper.