Call for Papers Open for 2016 Pacific Structural Steel Conference

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Organizers of the Pacific Structural Steel Conference (PSSC) are now accepting abstracts for papers to be presented at the 2016 conference in Shanghai, China, from October 26-28. Abstracts will be accepted until January 15, 2016.

Abstracts should be about 300 words on structural steel-related topics. Authors will be notified of their abstract acceptance by March 15, 2016 and will be required to submit a final paper by June 30.

For more information on the 2016 PSSC or the abstract submission guidelines, go to