Paper Submission



The Manufacturing Engineering Division (MED) of ASME is pleased to sponsor the 2019 Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC 2019). The conference will be hosted by Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College on June 10 – June 14, 2019, in Erie, Pennsylvania, USA.

This conference will highlight cutting edge manufacturing research in technical paper, technical presentation, poster, and panel sessions. The deadline for submission of your abstract and technical paper is November 18, 2018. We look forward to seeing you in Erie, PA.

The conference will be accepting submissions to the following tracks and symposia:

  • Track 1: Additive Manufacturing
    • Symposium 1-1: Additive Manufacturing of Ceramics, Concretes, and Composites
    • Symposium 1-2: Advances in Metal Additive Manufacturing Processes
    • Symposium 1-3: Quality Assurance in Additive Manufacturing Systems: Sensing, Analytics, and Control
  • Track 2: Manufacturing Equipment and Systems
    • Symposium 2-1: Innovations in Equipment Design, Control and Automation
    • Symposium 2-2: Advances in Competitive Manufacturing Engineering and Operational Excellence
    • Symposium 2-3: State-of-the-Art Research on Smart and Inter-Connected Manufacturing
    • Symposium 2-4: Advances in Data Analytics and Engineering Modeling for Intelligent & Resilient Manufacturing Systems
    • Symposium 2-5: Advances in Equipment and Process Health Awareness and Intelligence within Manufacturing Operations
    • Symposium 2-6: Advances in Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Manufacturing Systems for Optimized Throughput and Performance
    • Symposium 2-7: Advances in Quality, Reliability, and Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing Development and Execution
    • Symposium 2-8: Manufacturing Systems based on Cloud Technologies and Industrial Internet
    • Symposium 2-9: Simulation Analysis Methodologies for Decision Making in Smart Manufacturing
    • Symposium 2-10: Advances in Cyber Physical Systems, Stochastic Modeling, and Sensor Networks in Advanced Manufacturing
    • Symposium 2-11: Intelligent Maintenance Decision Making of Manufacturing Systems
  • Track 3: Manufacturing Processes
    • Symposium 3-1: Advanced Multi-axis and Multi-tasking Machining Technologies
    • Symposium 3-2: Advances in Assisted and Augmented Manufacturing Processes
    • Symposium 3-3: Advances in Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Manufacturing Processes
    • Symposium 3-4: Advances in Nontraditional Manufacturing Processes
    • Symposium 3-5: Hard Machining and Grinding
    • Symposium 3-6: Laser-based Advanced Manufacturing and Material Processing
    • Symposium 3-7: Novel Joining Technologies for Dissimilar Materials
    • Symposium 3-8: Advances in Manufacturing Processes for Energy Applications
    • Symposium 3-9: Tribology of Manufacturing Processes and Machine Elements
    • Symposium 3-10: Advances in the Mechanics of Materials & Manufacturing Processes
    • Symposium 3-11: Advances in Micro and Nano Manufacturing
  • Track 4: Materials 
    • Symposium 4-1: Advances in Processing of Polymers and Polymer Composites
    • Symposium 4-2: Bio-/Nano-Materials and Self-Organizing Smart Structures
  • Track 5: Bio and Sustainable Manufacturing 
    • Symposium 5-1: Advances in Reusable Abstractions for Manufacturing Process and Unit Process Life Cycle Inventories
    • Symposium 5-2: Design, Process, and Systems Advances for Remanufacturing and Recovery
    • Symposium 5-3: Advances in Analysis, Design, and Manufacturing of Biomedical Devices and Products
    • Symposium 5-4: Advances in 3D Bioprinting of Tissue Scaffolds and Organs
  • Track 6: Posters 
  • Track 7: Joint MSEC-NAMRC-Manufacturing USA 
  • Track 8: Plenary Sessions
  • Track 9: Student Manufacturing Design Competition
  • Track 10: Reusable Abstractions of Manufacturing Processes (RAMP) Competition and Workshop

Important Dates:

Submission of Abstract/Full-Length Draft Paper for Review: November 2, 2018

Paper Reviews Completed/Acceptance Notification: January 15, 2019

Electronic Copyright Form Submission Process Opens: January 15, 2019

Submission of Revised Paper for Review (if required): February 15, 2019


The official language of the conference is English.