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ASTM Committee invites abstracts, participation for meeting.

Press Release Summary:

Dec 18, 2015 - ASTM International, American Society for Composites, Syracuse University, University of Utah, and National Institute of Aerospace will jointly support 31st Annual Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites (September 19–21) and ASTM Committee on Composite Materials (D30) meeting (September 21–22). Both events will take place in Williamsburg, VA. Submissions of abstracts and full papers are being invited; deadline is January 15, 2016.

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Original Press Release

ASTM Composite Materials Committee Invites Abstracts and Participation for September 2016 Meeting

Press release date: Dec 17, 2015

ASTM International, the American Society for Composites, Syracuse University, the University of Utah, and the National Institute of Aerospace will jointly support the 31st Annual Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites (Sept. 19-21) and the ASTM Committee on Composite Materials (D30) meeting (Sept. 21-22).  Both events will be in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Information on the conference and details on submitting abstracts and full papers can be found at mech.utah.edu/ASC2016/. The deadline to submit abstracts is Jan. 15, 2016.

Topics for the ASC conference and the ASTM meeting could include but are not limited to:
ACP (NASA Advanced Composites Project)
Additive Manufacturing
Armor & Protection
Automotive Composites
Bonded Joints
Civil Structures
Composites Education
Crashworthiness
Damage Precursors
Effects of Defects
Fatigue and Fracture
Flammability of Composites
High Temperature Composites
IACMI (Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation)
Impact & Dynamic Response
ICME (Integrated Computational and Mathematical Engineering)
Interlaminar Properties
Manufacturing and Processing
Marine Composites
Materials Design for DaDT
Micromechanics
Model Validation, Verification and Uncertainty Quantification
Molecular Modeling
Multifunctional & Smart Composites
Multiscale Modeling
NAFEMS Session on Analysis Benchmarking
Nanocomposites
Natural, Bio-Based, Green, and Novel Composites
NDE & SHM
Optimization
Progressive Damage Modeling
Sandwich Composites
Session in Honor of Jeffery Schaff
Space Applications
Stability & Postbuckling
Temperature Effects
Testing and Characterization
Textile and 3D Composites
Validation Test Methods
X-ray CT Imaging

ASTM welcomes participation in the development of its standards. Become a member at www.astm.org/JOIN.

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Media Inquiries: Nathan Osburn, tel +1.610.832.9603; nosburn@astm.org
Technical Contact: Ronald Krueger, National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, Va., tel +1.757.864.3482; rkrueger@nianet.org
ASTM Staff Contact: Krista Robbins, tel +1.610.832.9689; krobbins@astm.org