Call for papers

15-17 September 2020, Park Inn by Radisson Hotel, Northampton, UK 



The 59th Annual British Conference of Non-Destructive Testing will take place from
Tuesday 15 to Thursday 17 September 2020 at the Park Inn by Radisson Hotel, Northampton, UK.

NDT 2020 will consist of three parallel technical sessions covering a broad range of NDT technologies and applications. Papers from both academia and industry are encouraged. A table-top exhibition of NDT-related products will run alongside the conference.

Topics
Offers of papers are invited on all aspects of non-destructive testing, including:

Rail and axle testing
Electromagnetics Composites
Aerospace Radiography Adhesives and bonding
Power generation Inspection qualification Thermography
Nuclear Digital signal processing and imaging Ultrasonics
NDT of food Novel techniques Medical and related NDT
NDT in forensic science Monitoring The needs of NDT end-users
Automated and robotic NDT Research Phased arrays
Theoretical modelling Time-of-flight diffraction Technology transfer in NDT

Other relevant topics are welcome

A Conference Proceedings USB is published and one copy is provided for each delegate.

Conference Proceedings are published in the form of extended abstracts (max 12 pages of A4 text) and one copy is provided for each delegate. Full written papers submitted may be refereed with a view to publication in Insight.


Awards

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The BINDT Annual Conference Paper Award
 An award is presented for the best paper published in the conference Proceedings.
  
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The William Gardner Award
 For the best paper in the Proceedings of the conference by a person in the early stages of their career (first five years).
  
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Travel and Attendance Award
 A travel and attendance award is also given to a foreign delegate that wishes to attend the conference but is unable to do so due to restricted finances in order to encourage attendance at the conference.

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Social Programme
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 Welcome Buffet
 on the evening of Monday 14 September

 
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 Evening Programme
 on the evening of Tuesday 15 September

 
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 Conference Dinner
 on the evening of Wednesday 16 September

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For further information contact: Conferences and Events Department, The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing,
Midsummer House, Riverside Way, Bedford Road, Northampton NN1 5NX, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)1604 438300; Fax: +44 (0)1604 438301; Email: conf@bindt.org