Conference Code: 17UK10ICAPTS
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICAPTS 2017: 19th International Conference on Advancement in Physical Therapy Science
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Advancement in Physical Therapy Science. 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 Advancement in Physical Therapy Science.
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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Advancement in Physical Therapy Science are cordially invited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
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
, 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
has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Advancement in Physical Therapy Science
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
|Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline
||August 18, 2017
|Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
||August 31, 2017
|Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline
||September 19, 2017
||October 19 - 20, 2017
Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for
Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE
before submitting your paper.
Selected Conference Papers
1) Creating a Virtual Perception for Upper Limb RehabilitationNina Robson, Kenneth John Faller II, Vishalkumar Ahir, Arthur Ricardo Deps Miguel Ferreira, John Buchanan, Amarnath Banerjee 2) MAGNI Dynamics: A Vision-Based Kinematic and Dynamic Upper-Limb Model for Intelligent Robotic RehabilitationAlexandros Lioulemes, Michail Theofanidis, Varun Kanal, Konstantinos Tsiakas, Maher Abujelala, Chris Collander, William B. Townsend, Angie Boisselle, Fillia Makedon 3) Energy Intensity of a Historical Downtown: Estimating the Energy Demand of a Budapest DistrictViktória Sugár, Attila Talamon, András Horkai, Michihiro Kita 4) Assessment of Rehabilitation Possibilities in Case of Budapest Jewish Quarter Building StockViktória Sugár, Attila Talamon, András Horkai, Michihiro Kita 5) IntelliCane: A Cane System for Individuals with Lower-Limb Mobility and Functional ImpairmentsAdrian Bostan, Nicolae Tapus, Adriana Tapus 6) Tracking Trajectory of a Cable-Driven Robot for Lower Limb RehabilitationHachmia Faqihi, Maarouf Saad, Khalid Benjelloun, Mohammed Benbrahim, M. Nabil Kabbaj 7) Effect of Organizational Resources on Improving Independency of People with Severe Disabilities: Vocational Rehabilitation Facilities in South Korea Soungwan Kim 8) Modeling and Control of a 4DoF Robotic Assistive Device for Hand RehabilitationChristopher Spiewak, M. R. Islam, Mohammad Arifur Rahaman, Mohammad H. Rahman, Roger Smith, Maarouf Saad 9) PYTHEIA: A Scale for Assessing Rehabilitation and Assistive RoboticsYiannis Koumpouros, Effie Papageorgiou, Alexandra Karavasili, Foteini Koureta 10) Iterative Estimator-Based Nonlinear Backstepping Control of a Robotic ExoskeletonBrahmi Brahim, Mohammad Habibur Rahman, Maarouf Saad, Cristóbal Ochoa Luna 11) Eyeball Motion Controlled Wheelchair Using IR SensorsMonika Jain, Shikhar Puri, Shivali Unishree 12) Deformation Characteristics of Fire Damaged and Rehabilitated Normal Strength Concrete BeamsYeo Kyeong Lee, Hae Won Min, Ji Yeon Kang, Hee Sun Kim, Yeong Soo Shin 13) Thermal Insulating Silicate Materials Suitable for Thermal Insulation and Rehabilitation StructuresJ. Hroudova, M. Sedlmajer, J. Zach 14) Investigation of Rehabilitation Effects on Fire Damaged High Strength Concrete BeamsEun Mi Ryu, Ah Young An, Ji Yeon Kang, Yeong Soo Shin, Hee Sun Kim 15) Rehabilitation Robot in Primary Walking Pattern Training for SCI Patient at HomeTaisuke Sakaki, Toshihiko Shimokawa, Nobuhiro Ushimi, Koji Murakami, Yong-Kwun Lee, Kazuhiro Tsuruta, Kanta Aoki, Kaoru Fujiie, Ryuji Katamoto, Atsushi Sugyo
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