The 2 page abstracts in pdf format should be sent to:

Dr Pedro Camanho
Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto-DEMEGI
Rua Dr. Roberto Frias 4200-465 Porto, Portugal
Phone: + 351 225 081 716
Fax: + 351 225 081 584


The format of the abstracts is the following:

Font: Times New Roman, 10pt. Single-spacing.
Margins: 2,5cm (top, bottom, left, right) Max. Length: 2 pages.
References: sequentially numbered throughout the text, between square brackets. Reference list example:
[1] Dávila, C.G., Camanho, P.P., Rose, C.A., "Failure criteria for FRP laminates", Journal of Composite Materials, Vol. 39, pp. 323-345, 2005.
The TITLE should be written in bold capital letters, as well as ABSTRACT and REFERENCES.

The abstracts can be prepared using LaTeX or MS-Word. However, the abstracts should be submitted as pdf files.

Abstract example: abstract.doc