Open Science Research Excellence

ICSTS 2020 : International Conference on Solid Timber Structures

Ottawa, Canada
July 13 - 14, 2020

Call for Papers

ICSTS 2020 : International Conference on Solid Timber Structures is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Solid Timber Structures. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Timber construction
  • Timber frame buildings
  • Timber as a sustainable building material
  • Timber impacts compared to other materials
  • Timber preservation and treatment
  • Recycling and disposal
  • Technology
  • Reliability of timber structures
  • Solid timber construction
  • Seismic strengthening of traditional timber structures
  • Timber structures modelling
  • Material
  • Timber products
  • Design of timber structures
  • Timber framed houses
  • Environmental credentials
  • Wood frame construction
  • Structural system
  • Use and cost
  • Seismic performance
  • Seismic deficiencies
  • Typical seismic-strengthening techniques