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ICB 2016 : 18th International Conference on Biodiversity

New York, USA
June 6 - 7, 2016

Conference Code: 16US06ICB

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICB 2016: 18th International Conference on Biodiversity aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Biodiversity. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Biodiversity.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Biodiversity are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICB 2016 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Biodiversity. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   March 29, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   April 15, 2016
Tentative Scientific Program Release   April 7, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   May 6, 2016
Conference Dates   June 6 - 7, 2016

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting academic papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. View downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Biodiversity and Climate Change: Consequences for Norway Spruce Mountain Forests in Slovakia
Jozef Mindas, Jaroslav Skvarenina, Jana Skvareninova
2) Bridging the Gap: Living Machine in Educational Nature Preserve Center
Zakeia Benmoussa
3) Imputation Technique for Feature Selection in Microarray Data Set
Younies Mahmoud, Mai Mabrouk, Elsayed Sallam
4) Efficient Utilization of Biomass for Bioenergy in Environmental Control
Subir Kundu, Sukhendra Singh, Sumedha Ojha, Kanika Kundu
5) Role of Biorefining and Biomass Utilization in Environmental Control
Subir Kundu, Sukhendra Singh, Sumedha Ojha, Kanika Kundu
6) The Influence of Forest Management Histories on Dead Wood and Habitat Trees in the Old Growth Forest in Northern Iran
Kiomars Sefidi
7) Valorization of Waste Dates in South Algeria: Biofuel Production
Insaf Mehani, Bachir Bouchekima
8) Temporal Variation of Shorebirds Population in Two Different Mudflats Areas
N. Norazlimi, R. Ramli
9) A Green Chemical Technique for the Synthesis of Magnetic Nanoparticles by Magnetotactic Bacteria
Parisa Tajer-Mohammad-Ghazvini, Rouha Kasra-Kermanshahi, Ahmad Nozad-Golikand, Majid Sadeghizadeh
10) Synthesis of Sterile and Pyrogen Free Biogenic Magnetic Nanoparticles: Biotechnological Potential of Magnetotactic Bacteria for Production of Nanomaterials
Saeid Ghorbanzadeh-Mashkani, Parisa Tajer-Mohammad-Ghazvini, Ahmad Nozad-Golikand, Rouha Kasra-Kermanshahi, Mohammad-Reza Davarpanah
11) Biodiversity of Micromycetes Isolated from Soils of Different Agricultures in Kazakhstan and Their Plant Growth Promoting Potential
L. V. Ignatova, Y. V. Brazhnikova, T. D. Mukasheva, A. A. Omirbekova, R. Zh. Berzhanova, R. K. Sydykbekova, T. A. Karpenyuk, A. V. Goncharova
12) Estimating the Costs of Conservation in Multiple Output Agricultural Setting
T. Chaiechi, N. Stoeckl
13) Polymorphic Marker Designed from Bioinformatics Sequences Related to Cell Wall Strength for Discrimination of Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana L.) Clones Resistant to Gamboge Disorder
E. Mansyah, Sobir, E. Santosa, A. Sisharmini, Sulassih
14) An Integrated Biotechnology Database of the National Agricultural Information Center in Korea
Chang Kug Kim, Dong Suk Park, Young Joo Seol, Jang Ho Hahn
15) The New Approach to Sustainability in the Design of Urban and Architectural Interiors – Elements of Composition Revised
Patrycja J. Haupt