Welcome CORROSION 2014 Authors!

Technical Program Manual for Authors | Author's Guide to Paper Trail | Deadlines for CORROSION 2014 | CORROSION 2014 Paper Templates | Sample Paper | Antitrust Policy | Spokesperson Policy | Information for International Authors |

Thank you for being a part of the NACE CORROSION 2014 Technical Committee Symposia. The success of our symposia is made possible by you, as your participation is a direct contribution to current topics of research and technology in the field of corrosion.

This Web site is dedicated to providing you with the resources to submit a high-quality paper and to help familiarize you with NACE policies.

On this page you will find the following:

Technical Program Manual for Authors
This manual is your best resource and we recommend that you consult it frequently. You will find:

  • A Step-by-Step Guide to the Symposium Papers Process
  • Information on How to Contact Your Symposium Chair
  • NACE Staff Responsibilities and Contact Information
  • Style Guidelines for Symposium Papers
  • A Checklist for Your Paper and Presentation

Author's Guide to Paper Trail
This guide provides you with detailed instructions, including screen shots, to help you navigate the Paper Trail system.

Deadlines for CORROSION 2014
In order to provide you with the highest quality technical program, all deadlines are final.

CORROSION 2014 Symposium Papers Schedule

Date(s) Time/Duration


March 1, 2013 to May 1, 2013 2 months (8 weeks) Call for Papers (Abstracts should be 200-300 words)
May 15 to June 17, 2013 1 month (4 weeks) Symposium Chairs Accept/Reject Papers and Sequence Papers
July 2 to July 30, 2013 1 month (4 weeks) Staff Collects Reviewer Names from Symposium Chairs and Enters into System; Symposium Chair Assigns Reviewers to Specific Papers in System
August 15, 2013 2 months between acceptance notification and draft paper deadline Draft Paper and Biographical Information Deadline
August 30 to September 30, 2013 1 month (4 weeks) Reviewer Deadline to Submit Comments to Symposium Chairs
October 1 to November 1, 2013 1 month (4 weeks) Symposium Chair Deadline to Send Comments to Authors and Resequence Papers (if desired)
August 30 to November 1, 2013 2 months (8 weeks) NACE Staff Review of Symposium Papers—Transmit Comments to Authors
December 2, 2013 1 month (4 weeks) Final Paper Deadline for Authors  and Copyright Assignment Agreement Deadline
December 20, 2013 2 weeks Deadline for Symposium Chairs to Mark Papers as Final Approved
February 4, 2014 1 ½ months Presentation Deadline
February 20, 2014 2 weeks Vice Chair Deadline for Approving Presentations

CORROSION 2014 Paper Templates

We strongly encourage you to use a paper template as you begin to write your paper. The template will help guide you through the style requirements required for your paper to be approved for presentation. Two templates are available: a template for papers with one or two authors (single author), and a template for papers with three or more authors (multiple authors).

Sample Paper
Included on this page is a high-quality paper that has been formatted in accordance with NACE style requirements. This paper has been provided courtesy of Vilupanur Ravi.

Antitrust and Spokesperson Policies —
Authors should become familiar with these NACE policies.

Information for International Authors
Find information about acquiring a visa to the U.S. and how to request a letter of invitation.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact papers@nace.org

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