ISEPD 2017

The 18th International Symposium on Eco-materials Processing and Design

  • DATE: February 17-20, 2017
  • VENUE: Okinawa jichikaikan, Okinawa, Japan


Papers presented in 18th International Symposium on Eco-materials Processing and Design (ISEPD2017) will be published as proceedings after peer-review in the Materials Science Forum (MSF) series as the “Eco-Materials Processing and Design XVIII” by Trans Tech Publication Ltd. (TTP), Switzerland, URL: Authors wishing to submit their papers should apply online with payment of publication fee. The paper submission and reviewing will be done by the TTP website.

  • Publication title:Materials Science Forum, Eco-Materials Processing and Design XVIII
  • Application and payment deadline:February 28, 2017 March 25, 2017
  • Paper submission deadline:March 31, 2017 April 30, 2017
  • Minimum page of each paper:4-6
  • Publication fee:JPY 30,000 per one paper

Publication Committee:

  • Editor-in-Chief:Junichi Hojo (Kyushu University, Japan)
  • Guest Editors:Tohru Sekino (Osaka University, Japan)*
  • Hyungsun Kim (Inha University, Korea)
  • Jian-Feng Yang (Xi’an Jiaotong University, China)
  • Wen-Bin Cao (University of Science and Technology Beijing, China)
  • *Contact

Application and Payment

Authors wishing to submit paper should apply in advance online no later than March 25, 2017. Later application is not accepted. Please write paper title, author name and affiliation in the application form. Application should be accompanied by a remittance covering publication fee due JTB GMT. No application will be confirmed in the absence of this payment. Personal checks are not accepted. The payment must be in Japanese yen.

Payment should be in the form of:

  • - One of the following credit cards:1. VISA 2. MasterCard 3. Diners Club 4. AMEX 5. JCB
  • - A bank transfer to JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. (Message: ISEPD2017)Account at The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. Shin-Marunouchi Branch (swift code: BOTKJPJT) 1-4-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005 Japan (Account number: 4760343)


When you complete the application procedure with payment, the Confirmation button will be displayed. Please print your confirmation slip by clicking the Confirmation button.

Paper Submission

After confirmation of your paper application, please send e-mail to the Editor (T. Sekino) with 1) your full name, and 2) your e-mail address. Then the Editor will create your own account for paper submission, and the information for paper submission will be sent to you by e-mail, which contains your log-in ID and password through the TTP site ( You are requested to submit your paper through the site. Please read instruction for paper submission and use template of the paper for which you can find in the web-site.

The paper should be submitted no later than April 30, 2017.

Please note that, the paper will not be sent to the review process (i.e., will not be published) if its publication fee has not been paid in advance by the author(s).


There are some regulations for cancellation. There is no refund in the following cases.

  1. When the authors cancel the paper submission after application by March 25, 2017.
  2. When the authors do not submit the paper till the deadline, April 30, 2017.
  3. When the authors withdraw the submitted paper.
  4. When the authors do not submit the revised paper till the deadline indicated by editor.

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