Call for papers

6-8 September 2022, The International Centre, Telford, UK 

The 59th Annual British Conference on Non-Destructive Testing will take place from Tuesday 6 to Thursday 8 September 2022 at The International Centre, Telford, UK.

Abstracts should be submitted via by 24 May 2022

There will be three parallel technical sessions covering a broad range of non-destructive testing (NDT) technologies and applications. A materials testing exhibition of NDT-related products will run alongside the conference.

Offers of papers are invited on all aspects of NDT, including:

Rail and axle testing
Inspection qualification
Digital signal processing and imaging
Novel techniques
Bonded joint inspection
Adhesives and bonding
Power generationThermography
Time-of-flight diffraction
NDT of food
Phased arrays
Technology transfer in NDT
NDT in forensic science
Medical and related NDT
Automated and robotic NDT
The needs of NDT end-users
Theoretical modellingDigital radiography  

To view or download a copy of the Call for Papers leaflet, click here.

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

Conference Proceedings will be 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 are presented for the best paper in the Proceedings and the best paper by a person in the early stages (first five years) of their career. 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.

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