Manuscript Submission Guidelines

The ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering has agreed to publish the workshop proceedings in a special journal issue, subject to peer-review. The proceedings of the 13th IWPCTM were also published by this journal in the September 2014 issue (Volume 136, Issue 9).

The page limit is 9 journal pages (approximately 20–30 doubled spaced pages with draft figures), which can be waived by the editor, with a minimum of 5 journal pages. The deadline for submission of manuscripts is 31 January 2015. Any submissions received after this date will be considered as an article for a regular issue.

  1. Manuscripts must be submitted through the official Journal web site

  2. Complete and submit the ASME copyright forms to

  3. Follow the ASME instructions on preparation of the final files. In particular,

    • Check abstract length; maximum is 400 words for a research paper.

    • Check the formats of citations and references. At the web page above choose Guidelines, Writing a Technical Paper or Brief. Follow this format exactly.

    • Check equation numbering.

    • Image clarity, particularly the contrast of figures to be printed in black and white from a color figure.

    • Figure format must be .eps or .tif.

    • Table format: tables longer than 6 rows should be treated as figures.

    • Acknowledgements section, which should be succinct.

  4. When submitting your manuscript through the journal tool, please put a comment in the “Authors comments” that the manuscript is submitted with reference to the ‘IWPCTM14 Special Issue’.

On behalf of the Guest Editors of the Special Issue:


For inquiries regarding the workshop, please contact the organizers at