|2 June | 3 June 2011|
|INVITATION AND CALL FOR PAPERS|
THE HIGHER SCHOOL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING (VSU)
“LYUBEN KARAVELOV” - SOFIA
In cooperation with the:
CHAMBER OF ENGINEERS IN INVESTMENT DESIGN
SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL UNION OF CIVIL ENGINEERING IN BULGARIA
CHAMBER OF ARCHITECTS IN BULGARIA
UNION OF ARCHITECTS IN BULGARIA
Invite you to take part in the
11th INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE VSU' 2011
| Scientific and Organizing Committee
Important dates and forms of participation
Instructions for preparing abstracts and papers
Registration and conference languages
Conference fees and bank account
Invitation for the XI International Scientific Conference VSU' 2011
Template for preparation of papers
National Scientific Committee:
Assoc. Prof. Georgi Godinyachki, PhD – Rector of VSU “L. Karavelov” - Chairman
Prof. Tsenko Tsenkov, PhD – Vice-Rector of VSU “L. Karavelov” – Vice-Chairman
Acad. Prof. Yatchko Ivanov, D.Sc., Institute of mechanics, NTSSB
Prof. Angel Baltov, D.Sc., Institute of mechanics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Prof. Petar Kolev, D.Sc – Higher School of Transport "T. Kableshkov"
Prof. Dimitar Nazarski, D.Sc., UACEG
Prof. Arch. Lyuben Sivrev – VSU “L. Karavelov”
International Scientific Committee:
Prof. Richard Greiner, PhD – TU, Graz, Austria
Prof. Rene Maquoi, PhD – University of Liege, Belgium
Prof. Jindrich Melcher, D.Sc. – University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic
Prof. Jiri Studnicka, D.Sc. – Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
Prof. Frantisek Wald, CSc. – Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
Prof. Milos Drdacky, D.Sc., CEng. – Director of ITAM – Acad. of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Prof. Ragnar Sigbjornsson, PhD – University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
Prof. Jiri Strasky DrSc.– VUT FAST, Brno, Czech Republic
Prof. Mario Chiorino – Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
Prof. Karl Rautenstrauch, PhD, University of Weimar, Germany
Prof. John Ermopoulos, PhD – National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Prof. Luc Courard, PhD – University of Liege, Belgium
Prof. Wlodzimierz Martinek, PhD, DSc – Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Prof. Constantine Spyrakos, PhD – National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Prof. Ivanyi Miklos, D.Sc. – University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary
Prof. Riccardo Zandonini, PhD - University of Trento, Italy
Prof. Massimo Majowiecki - IUAV, University of Venice, Italy
Prof. Asterios Liolios, PhD – Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
Prof. Golubka Necevska-Cvetanovska, PhD – IZIIS, Skopje, Macedonia
Prof. Ljupco Lazarov, PhD – University “Sts. Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje, Macedonia
Prof. Jerzy Ziolko, PhD – University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
Prof. Dinar Camotim - Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
Prof. Nicolae Taranu, PhD – TU, Iasi, Romania
Prof. Radu Bancila, PhD – TU, Timishoara, Romania
Prof. Vladimir Kartopoltsev, D.Sc. - State Univ. of Architecture & Building, Tomsk, Russia
Prof. Radomir Folic, PhD – University of Novi Sad, Serbia
Prof. Jan Ravinger, D.Sc. – Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia
Prof. Ivan Balaz, PhD – Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia
Prof. Pavol Juhas, D.Sc. – Technical University of Kosice, Slovakia
Prof. Jozef Melcer, D.Sc. - University of Zilina, Slovakia
Prof. Jan Bujnak, PhD – University of Zilina, Slovakia
Prof. Ihsan Mungan, PhD – HALIC University, Istanbul, Turkey
Prof. Roger Plank, PhD – The University of Sheffield, UK
Assoc. Prof. Doncho Partov, PhD - Chairman
Assoc. Prof. Radan Ivanov, PhD - Vice Chairman
Prof. Konstantin Kazakov, PhD
Assist. Prof. Stoyanka Yakova
Assist. Prof. Lyuben Lyubenov
Assist. Prof. Lachezar Hrischev, PhD
Assist. Prof. Simeona Dzhubrova
Eng. Krasimira Stoeva
Neli Yordanova – Organizing Committee Secretary
• Mechanics. Mathematics.
• Building Structures.
• Construction Technology and Mechanization. Construction Organization and
• Building Materials. Ecological Problems in Construction.
• Geotechnical Engineering. Geodesy. Road and Railway Engineering.
FORMS OF PARTICIPATION
• Scientific presentation (oral)
• Scientific publication
• Corporate presentation (oral)
• Corporate exhibition
Authors are invited to send completed registration forms and abstracts of up to one page to e-mail address: email@example.com by 11 March 2011. The abstract must contain a title, author(s) names, preferred conference topic and an e-mail for contact.
The abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee and authors will be informed about its decision by 25 March 2011.
The full text of the papers should be prepared in MSWord and must not exceed 6 (six) pages including formulae, figures, tables and photos. Please write down your papers inside a copy of the template file TemplateVSU2011en.doc, which will be sent to you upon acceptance of the abstracts. When using color, please bear in mind that the Conference Proceedings will be printed in black and white.
The full papers should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Contributions received after this date will be published on CD only.
Presentation time will be 15 minutes, including discussion. We will provide presentation equipment; you should only bring a file with your presentation (PowerPoint; for other formats please let us know in advance)
A completed Registration Form sent by e-mail by 11 March 2011, and a copy of the Conference fee payment document sent by e-mail or fax before 22 April 2011, will make you eligible for participation.
2 June 2011 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the ground-floor lobby of the Administrative Building of VSU “Lyuben Karavelov” - Sofia.
The official languages of the Conference are Bulgarian and English. Working languages of the Conference are Bulgarian, English, Russian and German. Camera-ready papers may be submitted in English or Bulgarian.
Please note :
One fee for Corporate Presentation entitles you to one presentation with duration of up to 30 min.
For all participants attending the conference, the fees include:
• Access to the Conference Sessions;
• Conference materials;
• Copy of the Conference Proceedings (paper and CD)
• Refreshment breaks;
• The Welcome Reception on 2 June.
For those not attending, (Scientific Publication) the fee includes:
• Sending a copy of the Conference Proceedings to an address the registered person has provided
Please indicate in the payment document your name and the name of the conference, e.g.,
“Edward Lee, VSU 2011”