Publication Policy

The main aim of the ICEAF Conference series is to ensure the excellence and high scientific merit of the events. Publication of high-quality proceedings and special issues of reputable peer-reviewed international journals contribute to achieving this aim. In this frame, the Organizing Committee is happy to confirm, the following publication arrangements:

1. Publication of the e-book of abstracts

Participants have the opportunity to share the short summaries of their presentations in the ICEAF Conference book of abstracts. Please click here to download the e-Book of the ICEAF VI abstracts. 

2. Conference Proceedings

This year's Conference Proceedings will be published, in a dedicated peer-reviewed and open-access issue of the publication series Journal of Physics: Conference Series (JPCS) (Online ISSN: 1742-6596 with 2021 Cite Score 0.8 and Scopus Indexed) of the IOP Publishing Ltd. JPCS provides a convenient proceedings publication service where papers are widely indexed and discoverable across all major discovery services. IOP Conference Series receives more than 4 million article downloads per year, with all articles open access and free to download in perpetuity.

View the JPCS journal here

IOP GUIDELINES: Please prepare your full-length paper(s) according to the detailed guidelines for authors provided by IOP which can be found here.
IOP TEMPLATES: The respective document templates can be found here

NEW The ICEAF VI Conference Proceedings are now published in the Journal MATEC Web of Conferences under the Volume 349 (2021) and you may find it online here

3. Special Issues

Furthermore, special volumes of international highly reputable scientific journals will be published including selected papers from the ICEAF VII Conference, following peer review. The confirmed, international journals in which full papers will be published are so-far:

  • Engineering Failure Analysis
    • Title of the ICEAF VII Special Issue: "Engineering Against Failure (short title: ICEAFVII)"
    • Guest Editors: Prof. Spiros Pantelakis & Prof. Michael Vormwald
  • International Journal of Fatigue
    • Title of the ICEAF VII Special Issue: "Engineering against fatigue failure"
    • Guest Editors: Prof. Spiros Pantelakis & Prof. Michael Vormwald
  • Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics
    • Title of the ICEAF VII Special Issue: "Investigating fracture to prevent in-service failure of structural components"
    • Guest Editors: Prof. Spiros Pantelakis & Prof. Filippo Berto