29th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics
July 13 - 18, 2014, Xi'an, China


Authors who wish to present a paper in one of the conference topics are invited to submit a one-page abstract. This can be done online using the Paper Online Submission System no later than February 28, 2014.

Abstracts will be reviewed by the RGD2014 Technical Committee and authors will be notified by April 1, 2014, on the outcome of the review process. If you are not contacted by this date, please contact rgd29@imech.ac.cn.

Final papers must be uploaded via the RGD Web site no later than August 10, 2014. The paper should be presented by one of the authors orally or by poster at the conference sessions in order to qualify for the conference proceedings.

The Proceedings of 29th RGD will be assembled by the American Institute of Physics (AIP). The submitted papers will be reviewed during and/or after the conference, and then tentatively scheduled to be published in November 2014. The cost of this is included in the conference registration fee.

Instructions for authors

The one-page abstract should be uploaded online, either by entering the text in a dialogue box or by uploading a PDF or Word file. If a file is uploaded, it can contain figures, tables, and photographs.

Full papers should follow the instructions to the AIP conference proceedings for 8.5×11 inch, single column format. Authors can prepare a full paper using either a MS Word format or LaTeX format. We will need a pdf version of the paper. A signed Transfer of Copyright form is also required to include the paper in the AIP Conference Proceedings. Please fill out this form and submit it to the registration desk during the symposium. You may also attach the signed form to an email and send to rgd29@imech.ac.cn. Proceedings papers are limited to 8 pages (oral/poster) and 10 pages (invited).

Below are a few links for preparing the manuscript.

How to proceed

You need to first register in the Paper Online Submission System in order to proceed to submit your abstract and full paper. Please register here if you have not yet done so. A confirmation email will be sent to you after you complete the registration.