Submission

Call for Papers
Join us in the motor city, Detroit, for our 8th Americas Conference. Detroit, September 12-14, 2015. conference.istvs.org
"Ground Vehicle Mobility, Agile Dynamics, and Energy Efficiency in Severe, Unsafe, and Non-Secure Environments of Roads and Unprepared Terrain"

Technical tracks for paper submission

Track 1. Terramechanics, locomotion and soil/terrain modeling (three symposia)  

1.1. Recent accomplishments in terramechanics research and education         
1.2. Locomotion systems  
1.3. Soil and terrain modeling and characterization   

Track 2. Advances in mobility, energy efficiency and ground vehicle dynamics  

Track 3. Agricultural and forestry machines, construction and mining equipment  

Track 4. Mobile robotics for ground applications, planet exploration and other environments  

Track 5. Military ground vehicle robotics  

Track 6. Innovative system designs for terrain and road vehicle applications  

All papers will be reviewed by the technical committee, and those accepted will be included in the conference proceedings. We strongly encourage all authors to submit full papers, but will also accept oral presentations, for which only an abstract needs to be submitted.

Process

The submissions process has four steps:

  1. Download abstract submission template — use to prepare your abstract
  2. Submit your abstract — on the EasyChair submission site, create an account and submit your abstract (submit abstract only at this stage)
  3. Download paper submission template  — use to prepare your paper
  4. Submit your paper — log in to the EasyChair system to update your submission there using the the "Update File" link to upload your paper, in PDF format

Current News

2016-03-01  // Abstract are being approved by the program committee.  When you receive notice that your abstract has been accepted for the conference, please log in to your EasyChair account and use the "Update File" link in the upper left to submit the PDF of your paper: download the paper submission template