The Tenth U.S.-Japan Conference on Composite Materials will be held at Stanford University, Stanford, CA. The conference is co-sponsored by the American Society for Composites and the Japan Society for Composite Materials. Papers are invited in all areas of composite materials while special sessions are planned for (1) Smart and Multifunctional Composites, (2) Nano Composites, (3) Composites for Infrastructures, and (4) Automotive Composites.
|February 11, 2002||Abstract Due|
|March 30, 2002||Acceptance Notification|
|July 1, 2002||Full-Length Paper Due|
|September 16-18, 2002||Conference|
Prospective authors should submit an abstract no more than 500 words (including references) together with relevant figures. The selection of papers will be made on the basis of their originality and significance. The deadline for the receipt of abstracts is February 11, 2002. Prospective authors from Japan and other countries in Asia should send abstracts by email to Dr. Ishikawa, the Chairman of the Japanese Committee at: email@example.com. For prospective authors from US and non-Asia countries, abstracts shall be send to Prof. Chang, the Chairman of the US committee, at the official Japan-US conference email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. For email attachment, please format your abstract in a Word or pdf file.
Abstracts must include the name, affiliation, mailing address, telephone and facsimile numbers, and e-mail address of each author. Authors will be notified of acceptance by March 30, 2002. The deadline for camera ready manuscripts (maximum of 8 pages, format to be provided) is July 1, 2002. Papers will be published in a Proceeding of the Conference.
For further information concerning the conference, please check the web site at:
For questions, please communicate through the conference email address at
Conference@structure.stanford.edu or contact the Chairmen and Secretaries at the addresses given below.
Prof. Fu-Kuo Chang
Durand Building Room 250
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
Tel: (650) 723-3466, Fax: (650) 725-3377
Dr. Takashi Ishikawa
Advanced Composite Evaluation Technology Center
National Aerospace Laboratory 6-13-1, Ohsawa, Mitaka-shi, Tokyo 168-0015, Japan
Dr. Yoshio Akimune
Smart Structure Research Centre
AIST, 1-1-1,Umezono, Tsukuba-city, 305-8568 Japan
Professor Nobuo Takeda
Department of Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering The university of Tokyo 4-6-1, Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8904 Japan