Call for Papers

Authors are requested to upload an abstract of two pages following the format and instructions noted in the abstract template document, which can be downloaded below. Please state clear objectives, results and conclusions and indicate any preference the Author(s) may have for final submission as a paper or poster. Accepted papers will require a 20-30 minute presentation at the Symposium, and posters will be displayed with the potential for short oral presentations during one or more sessions. The Technical Committee will make the final determination as to whether the submission will be accepted as a paper or poster. Authors will be notified of acceptance and format prior to the Acceptance Deadline. All accepted abstracts will be posted on the BMD 2019 website after Author acknowledgement of acceptance.

Important Dates

  • 1 OCT 2018: abstract submission open
  • 31 JAN 2019: abstract submission deadline
  • 1 APR 2019: notification of paper acceptance
  • 20 AUG 2019: full paper submission deadline

Abstract Templates

Word: Abstract-template-BMD2019-WORD

Latex: Abstract-template-BMD2019-LTX

Abstract Submission

You will submit a single PDF file to, using the templates given above, and with the file name that will include authors’ surnames, e.g. Surname1Surname2_abstract.pdf.

Best paper

A best paper award will be issued by the Scientific Committee of BMD 2019, which will allow the authors a free access voucher for the publication on Vehicle System Dynamics, the International Journal of Vehicle Mechanics and Mobility by Taylor & Francis.