Call for Abstracts

2011 Spring Meeting

The Executive Board of the Program Committee has set a rule limiting any individual to presenting no more than three oral presentations (excluding invited talks and non-presenting co-authorship, and excluding poster presentations).

New submissions may be entered until:
New submissions for GCPS may be entered until: Thursday, September 29, 2011

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How to Submit:

  1. Begin a Submission

    Click on "View the Preliminary Program" before choosing the most appropriate Division, Forum, or Topical Conference for your abstract.
  2. Select Topic (Session)

    Choose the session in which you would like to present your paper. Please note that session chairs and program organizers may move your presentation to a different session if they deem it a more appropriate fit elsewhere.
  3. Title

    Enter your title, submitter's email address, and any comments to organizers. After submitting this step, the email entered will receive a link to your submission and a paper ID and password. Retain this for future reference.
  4. Authors

    Enter author name, affiliation, and contact information, and designate the presenting author. Be sure to include the email address of each co-author on the Authors page.
  5. Abstract Text

    You will be able to copy/paste your abstract into a text box, or upload it as an HTML file. You are limited to 1500 words. Should your paper be accepted, a longer extended abstract/full paper will be requested later.
  6. Keywords

    Select 3 keywords that most closely relate to the content of your paper. A complete list of keywords is available on this page.
  7. Confirmation

    You will have a chance to look over the submission to make sure all is complete.
  8. General Instructions & Answers to FAQs

    • When submitted, your abstract automatically will be viewable to session chairs, other presenters, and the public. The date of submission can be used as the public disclosure date for patent filing.
    • The author retains all rights, including copyright and may submit the abstract or paper to another publication.
    • Abstracts may be viewed and modified at any time between submission and the deadline, using the assigned ID# and password. Presenting authors will be automatically informed of the unique ID numbers and passwords assigned to their abstracts.
    • Names will be automatically hidden during the abstract review process and will be automatically inserted and properly formatted upon publication.
    • Session chairs and program organizers may move your presentation to a different session if they deem it a more appropriate fit elsewhere.
  9. Technical Support

    For help in submitting an abstract online, email Tech Support.

Begin a submission to the following:

General Paper Pool/Available Papers

Topical 1: Global Congress on Process Safety

Topical 2: Advanced Fossil Energy Utilization

Topical 3: Advances in Sustainability

Topical 4: The 23rd Ethylene Producers’ Conference

Topical 5: University Research for Industry

Topical 6: 11th Topical Conference on Gas Utilization

Topical 7: 14th Topical on Refinery Processing

Topical 8: The Dr. James Fair Heritage Distillation Symposium

Topical 9: Waste & Biomass Valorization

Engineering Sciences and Fundamentals - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting

Separations Division - Please See Topical 8

Particle Technology Forum - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting


Management Division

North American Mixing Forum

Energy and Transport Processes

Materials Engineering and Sciences Division - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting

Environmental Division

Computing and Systems Technology Division

Safety and Health Division - Please See Topical 1

Process Development Division

Nuclear Engineering Division

Food, Pharmaceutical & Bioengineering Division - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting

Fuels and Petrochemicals Division - See Also Topicals 4, 6, and 7

Forest and Plant Bioproducts Division - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting

Liaison Functions

Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting

Computational Molecular Science and Engineering Forum - No Programming Anticipated For This Meeting

Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum- Please submit abstracts to the Environmental Division

Sustainable Engineering Forum - Please See Topical 3

Chemical Engineering & the Law Forum