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World Congress on Unmanned Systems Engineering

Conference & Exhibition

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. 27th & 28th July, 2017

Authors' Instructions

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Authors' Instructions

WUEng promotes the advancement of the applied science, technology and operation of unmanned systems through the dissemination of original research representing significant advances in autonomous vehicle systems. The Congress Editorial Board will consider high quality Abstracts and Full Research Papers that present original research in the areas of air, ground, maritime and space systems engineering. The scope is wide, including themes such as:

Aerodynamics & aeroelasticity, Airships & aerostats, Autonomy & swarming, Economic impact, Electrical & electronic systems, Electromagnetic communications, Fire-fighting & disaster management, Flight control systems & avionics, Flight stability, Flight test & evaluation, Fluid mechanics, Human factors, Law enforcement applications, Materials, Micro air vehicles, Micro-electro-mechanical systems, Modelling & simulation, Multi-vehicle systems, Navigation, Optical & acoustic communications, Platform & payload integration, Robotics, Rotor craft design, Safety management systems, Satellite & spacecraft technologies, Software engineering, Structural & mechanical design, Testing & performance, Unmanned systems control interfaces, Unmanned systems operator training, Visible & infra-red sensors, and Radar sensors.

WUEng adheres to the manuscript publication style for the International Journal of Unmanned Systems Engineering (www.ijuseng.com).

Abstracts
Abstracts should not exceed one A4 page with one inch margins, and must be submitted as a Microsoft Word-compatible file. Text should be formatted using Times New Roman font at 11 points, 1.0 line space, and justified. Please download and use the template for Abstracts. Your Abstract should be structured as follows:

• Abstract title
• Name and affiliation for all authors
• Email address and Company or Institution website for the corresponding author
(this is optional)
• Introduction
• Main body of abstract
• Tables and figures in their correct position in the abstract (if applicable)
• Conclusion
• References

Acronyms and symbols should be defined in the text, if applicable.

Full Papers
Full papers should not exceed 10 A4 pages with one inch margins and must be submitted as a Microsoft Word-compatible file. Text should be formatted using Times New Roman font at 11 points, 1.5 line space, and justified. The abstract of the paper should be at 1.0 line space. Please download and use the template for Full Papers. Your paper should be structured as follows:

• Paper title
• Name and affiliation for all authors
• Email address for the corresponding author and Company or Institution web addresses
for all authors (this is optional)
• Abstract
• Keywords
• Introduction
• Main body of paper
• Tables and figures in their correct position in the paper (if applicable)
• Conclusion
• Acknowledgements (if applicable)
• References
• Notation (if applicable)
• Appendices (if applicable)

Acronyms and symbols should be defined in a Notation toward the end of the paper, if applicable.

Abstract and Full Paper Presentations
Abstracts should be presented as an e-Poster using PowerPoint. Authors present
their e-Poster in a 5-min oral presentation followed by 5 mins of questions and discussion.
Please bring your e-poster on a USB flash drive. Consult the e-Poster Preparation guidelines.

Full papers should be presented using PowerPoint. Presenters are allocated 20 mins
to present their paper, followed by 5 mins of questions and discussion. Please bring
your presentation on a USB flash drive. The presentation room will be equipped with
a computer and data projector for PowerPoint presentations.
Please consult the Paper Presentation guidelines.

For authors of Abstracts and Full Papers that cannot attend the Congress,
please see the e-Presentations guide.

How to prepare your

PowerPoint presentation

How to prepare your

e-Presentation
(Abstracts & Full Papers)

WUEng Congress Organising Committee
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