Call for Abstracts

WM2018 Call for Abstracts

Interested in presenting at WM2018 on March 18-22, 2018 in Phoenix? Submit your Abstract Now! Click here for the full WM2018 Call for Abstracts. 

The Abstract Submission Site is now open. Log into your Profile Homepage and click on Submit/Manage Abstracts for WM2018. Convenient submission process instructions are available by clicking here. Please complete your submission by August 11, 2017 to be considered for a presentation.

Nuclear and Industrial Robotics, Remote Systems and Emerging Technologies
This topic accepts abstracts on all aspects of the use of robotics, remote systems, sensing, and tools used in the industrial and nuclear industry, including needs, problem statements, research and development. Abstracts are encouraged that discuss technology maturation, utilization, testing and verification, best practices, lessons learned, knowledge management and trends in robotics and remote systems, applications, facilities, use in emergency preparedness or response and recovery actions and the ability to withstand exposure to radioactive contamination or ionizing radiation. This topic will organize various oral sessions or may redistribute abstracts to the best related Topics, such as:

  • Role of Robotics in the Management of HLW, SNF/UNF and Long-lived Alpha/TRU
  • Remote System Handling and Robotics for Commercial Nuclear Power Plants
  • Application of Innovative D&D Technologies Including Robotics and Remote Technologies

Please note, to submit an abstract, you will need to log in to the WMS website and create a profile if you do not have one previously established with WMS.