Instructions for Authors

Abstract requirements and submission process

Abstracts should be 1-page long and must include one illustrative figure outlining the quality of the results. Abstracts are expected to address the four major review criteria below. A comparison to reference solutions will grant higher scores.
An exemplary abstract can be found here.

A PDF version of the abstract should be submitted by January 26, 2024, via email to
The email subject should read “7th DualSPHysics Workshop – Abstract LastName”.

Review Process

The quality of the abstracts will be assessed using averaged ratings for 4 equally important criteria:

  1. Novelty
  2. Code improvements
  3. Current limitations
  4. Validations & predictive improvements over the state-of-the-art

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Workshop Scientific Committee. The result of the abstract review will be communicated via email by February 5, 2024 to all authors who submitted an abstract.

DualSPHysics Student Prize

The Scientific Committee will award the DualSPHysics Student Prize for the best abstract and presentation. Authors who would like to sign up for the DualSPHysics Student Prize must indicate it in the abstract submission email. To be eligible for the student prize, the student must present the work at the workshop and be first author of the abstract.