Call for poster abstracts

SAE - EC JRC Joint International Conference

(Particle) Emissions of 2-stroke Scooters - science, problems, solutions & perspectives
(Autodromo Nazionale Monza / Milano / Italy June 11th - 12th, 2009)

Dear Colleagues,

We invite you to contribute to a poster session during the symposium on: "(Particle) Emissions of 2-stroke Scooters science, problems, solutions & perspectives".

The poster sessions offer an occasion to present interesting contributions that could not be included in the Conference presentations. Abstracts of these works will be included in the Conference Proceedings. Conference participants will be recommended to visit the poster session and discuss the issues with their authors.

The abstracts for posters must contain unpublished results on any original research subject related with one of the topics of interest listed below. Methods and results obtained so far must be described in the abstract. Tables and graphs may be included. For more information see the attached document for Abstract poster TEMPLATE.

Topics of interest:

  • Research and Reduction of Emissions from motorcycles
    • Developments aftertreatment devises
      • for gaseous emissions
      • for (nano)particulates
    • lube oils & fuels
  • CO2 emissions and fuel consumption
  • Toxicity & Health Effects
  • Alternative powertrains (EV, HEV)
  • Legislation & inventories (emissions & noise) regulations for LEZ, in-use-inspection, conformity of production, comparison 2-S - 4-S

For sending abstracts, please use the abstract guidelines and Template attached. The deadline for submitting abstracts is the 15th April 2009. We need your final contribution in electronic pdf format to include it with your permission in the proceedings.

One page abstract final form should be submitted in both WORD and PDF format as well as the abstract classification form in WORD using an E-mail. Please send your proposals on the attached to covadonga.astorga-llorens@jrc.it/Giorgio.martini@jrc.it and not later than 15th of April 2009.

The Organizing Committee endeavors to notify abstract submitters within 6 working days of the receipt of their abstract(s). In case you have not received any reply after this period, please contact the scientific committee.

Participants should bring their posters to the Symposium printed in A0 format for the exhibition.

With kind regards from the Organizing Committee.

Important Dates to remember:
Deadline submission of posterApril 15, 2009
Notification to authorsMay 1, 2009
Deadline submission of A4 pdf version of your posterMay 20, 2009
ConferenceJune 11-12, 2009