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Welcome to COA 2021!

2021 IEEE/OES China Ocean Acoustics Conference – COA 2021, Harbin, China

27-30 May 2021 *The conference has been shifted from 2020 to 2021 due to COVID-19

The second IEEE/OES China Ocean Acoustics Conference (COA 2021) will be held from 27th May to 30th May, 2021 at Harbin, China. Conference chair, Professor Yang Desen, welcomes all colleagues in marine acoustics and related fields to submit latest research in the up-coming conference. COA 2021 will focus on discussing, exchanging and sharing the cutting-edge research topics, by well-known scholars worldwide, creating new opportunities for cooperation. The conference will present the latest research in marine and underwater acoustics through invited and contributed papers.  For more info, please visit the URL as below.

ULR: www.chinaoceanacoustics.cn/COA2021

The 2016 IEEE / OES China Ocean Acoustics Symposium (COA2016), initiated by Professor Yang Desen (Harbin Engineering University) and Professor Jean-Pierre Hermand (Université Libre de Bruxelles) was a great success and established a high-level platform for international cooperation and scientific exchange. COA 2016 attracted extensive attention from academic circles in the mainland and abroad.

Continuing this tradition, second IEEE/OES China Ocean Acoustics Conference (COA 2021) will be held from 27th May to 30th May, 2021 at Harbin, China. Conference chair, Professor Yang Desen, welcomes all colleagues in marine acoustics and related fields to submit latest research in the up-coming conference. COA 2021 will focus on discussing, exchanging and sharing the cutting-edge research topics, by well-known scholars worldwide, creating new opportunities for cooperation. The conference will present the latest research in marine and underwater acoustics through invited and contributed papers.

All accepted and presented full-papers will be submitted for publication in the IEEE Xplore and will be indexed at EI Compendex. Selected papers will be recommended for review and publication in IEEE journal. Scholars and students are welcome to submit contributions and participate in the conference to exchange new ideas, new technologies and new methods.

The conference program will also include tutorials by well-known experts on topics relevant to marine acoustics research. A technology exhibition will also be held during the conference to show-case advanced marine and underwater acoustic instruments, equipment and systems from Chinese and international manufacturers.

Conference Dates: May 27-30, 2021

Registration: May 27, 2021

Technical Sessions: May 28-29, 2021

Tutorials: May 30, 2021

VENUE: Harbin, China

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Honorary chair: YANG Shi-e

Co-Chair: YANG Desen

Technical Committee Chair: YIN Jingwei, QIAO Gang, Suleman Mazhar

Finance Chair: HU Bo

Secretary: WU Yingzi

Treasurer: FENG Xuan

Local Coordinator: LIU Songzuo

Student Affairs Chair: WANG Jianan

Publication Chair: ZHOU Tian

Social events Chair: MENG Yu

IMPORTANT DATES

Abstract submission date: Mar. 20, 2021

Notification of acceptance date: Apr. 20, 2021

Full paper submission date: Apr. 30, 2021

Please submit extended abstract (in English) online. The abstract should consist of minimum 500 words and can be up to 2 pages including necessary diagrams or tables. Final paper requires 4-6 pages.

CONTACT: Wu Yingzi, 18846070800 (Harbin Engineering University)

EMAIL: COA2020@hrbeu.edu.cn, wuyingzi@hrbeu.edu.cn