pressure vessels & piping conference


hilton, prague

july 15-20, 2018

july 16-17, 2018

Present / Publish - Call for Papers


PVP-2017: Join us in Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA for a new era of the ASME Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference (PVP)!  After helping to advance the Pressure Vessels, and Piping Industry for the last 50 years, the ASME-PVP is starting a new era of services to the industry. More than 180 paper and panel sessions are planned, as well as tutorials, a Technology Demonstration Forum, and the 25th Rudy Scavuzzo Student Paper Symposium and Competition.  The PVP Conference is a great place to exchange ideas and to meet colleagues as we all work to create and advance Pressure Vessels and Piping technologies for our global community of practice.  The PVP Conference is a recognized forum for fruitful exchange of ideas with participants from over 40 countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, the Americas, and the Oceania islands.  The ASME Pressure Vessels & Piping Division will sponsor the PVP-2017 Conference with participation by the ASME NDPD Division.

GENERAL TOPICS:  (1) Codes & Standards; (2) Computer Technology & Bolted Joints; (3) Design & Analysis; (4) Fluid-Structure Interaction; (5) High Pressure Technology; (6) Materials & Fabrication; (7) Operations, Applications & Components; (8) Seismic Engineering; (9) Non-Destructive Examination; and (10) 25th Rudy Scavuzzo Student Paper Symposium and Competition.

SCHEDULE:  Abstracts are due by November 7, 2016.  Authors will be notified of abstract acceptance by November 28, 2016.  Draft papers are due by February 6, 2017.  Paper peer review comments will be returned by March 6, 2017.  A Copyright Agreement Form for each paper must be submitted by April 3, 2017. The final manuscripts in the standard ASME format for publication must be received by April 10, 2017.  All presented technical papers will be published as referenceable documents available post-Conference.

INFORMATION:  Visit the Toolbox.  Technical paper abstracts must be submitted electronically through the website.  Please visit the website for additional information.

PVP Conference Chair
Maher Y. A. Younan
The American University in Cairo
School of Sciences and Engineering
P.O. 74, New Cairo, 11835, Cairo, Egypt
Phone/Fax: +20.2.2615.2583/ +20.2.2795.7565
E-mail: myounan@aucegypt.edu

PVP Technical Program Chair
Pierre Mertiny,
University of Alberta, Mechanical Engineering Dept.
10-203 Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering
9211-116 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 1H9
Phone/Fax: (780) 492-6982 / (780) - 492-2200
E-mail: pmertiny@ualberta.ca

Sponsorship Chair
Carl E. Jaske
Det Norske Veritas (USA), Inc.
5777 Frantz Road 
Dublin, OH 43017-1386, USA 
Phone/Fax: 614-761-6916 / 614-761-1633 
E-mail: Carl.Jaske@dnvgl.com