Call for abstracts

Composite materials derived from natural, renewable sources have received significant interest in recent years, in particular due to the increased awareness of environmental issues and the drive towards more sustainable technologies.

With peer-reviewed papers, Ecocomp 2019 will focus on composite materials derived from sustainable sources, explore the future direction of international research and application of sustainable materials, polymers and composites within the academic, industrial and wider social environments. Areas to be addressed include (but are not limited to):

  • Natural fibre reinforcements
  • Recycled fibre reinforcements
  • Wood fibre composites
  • Bio-derived resins
  • Biodegradable composites
  • Eco-design
  • Durability and testing
  • Life cycle studies
  • Recycling of composites
  • Case study applications

In the first instance, prospective authors are invited to submit a 250 word abstract, which should include the contact details of the corresponding author and affiliation of co-authors, using the form below or emailing

Closing date for abstracts is 4th December 2018

Full papers will be required should your abstract be accepted and instructions will be supplied for you to follow. On final acceptance, authors will be asked to present at the conference and the paper included in the Ecocomp 2019 proceedings.

Please note that speakers qualify for a special rate of £225.

All abstracts receive a personal acknowledgement so if you don’t hear from us please check that we have received your abstract.                                                                                                                 
Important Dates:

  • Deadline for abstracts                                     4th December 2018
  • Notification of acceptance                              15th January 2019
  • Deadline for full papers                                  1st February 2019
  • Papers distributed for review                        8th February 2019
  • Deadline for reviewers’ reports                     15th March 2019
  • Revised paper deadline                                   26th April 2019   

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