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International Symposium on Friction Stir Welding

Instructions to Authors
FSW Symposium 2014 Call for papers

Instructions to Authors

All papers and presentations must be written in English.

A draft written paper, presentation and copyright statement must be submitted by 18 May 2018.

The final version of the paper, if you wish to make changes, will be required by 3 August 2018.

We wish to apply the minimum of restrictions to the layout of papers; therefore we ask only that the following instructions are followed:

  • A4 page size (210mm x 297mm) 

  • 25mm margins 

  • Ariel 11pt - single column 

  • Up to 20 pages (including figures, tables and references) 

  • Illustrations may be in black and white or colour

All documents can be submitted electronically to  Becki Parratt

Copyright Form and Updated Policy

Please download the form below and fill in  to enable us to include your paper in the proceedings of the Symposium.

Presentation Guide

Please download guides below for oral and poster presentations. 

Example of paper layout

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Copyright form and updated policy

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Presentation guide

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Poster guide

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