Call for Papers


Prospective authors are invited to contribute full length, original, high-quality papers. The topics suggested by the conference can be categorized as analysis methods, asset-specific algorithms, prototype implementations, fielded systems and business case analysis. All tracks are open to both research and industry contributions. Submitted papers will be reviewed by experts based on the criteria of content, significance, technical validity, innovation, writing style, accuracy, clarity, simplicity and readability.
Conference General Chair:
Rhonda Walthall, UTC Aerospace Systems

Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa
2000 Second Street
Coronado, California, 92118, USA
TEL: 1-619-435-3000 FAX: 1-619-435-4183

Key Dates
Abstract Submission Due April 25, 2015
Paper Submission Due May 29, 2015
Paper Review Feedback July 17, 2015
Final Papers Due August 07, 2015
Doctoral Symposium Submission Due May 04, 2015
Technology Demos Submission Due August 14, 2015
Panel Sessions Topics Due June 12, 2015

Topics of Interest:

  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Smart Grid
  • Marine, Automotive, Aviation Applications
  • Wind Energy
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Corrosion
  • Oil & Gas
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Advanced Sensing & Embedded Devices
  • Detection, Diagnostics & Prognostics Methods
  • Data Driven Approaches
  • Physics of Failure & Model Based Prediction
  • Adaptive Control & Fault Accommodation
  • Standards, Metrics & V&V
  • CBM Return on Investment Analysis & Business Case
  • Applications
  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Automotive
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Program Management
  • Ship Prognostics
  • Oil and Gas
  • Wind Energy
  • Fluid Shock Pulse CBM

This conference includes a full-day workshop on PHM Needs and Issues for Heavy Machinery, Oil and Gas Industries.

A major differentiator for the PHM Society is its modern approach toward intellectual property rights. Authors retain copyright in their work while allowing the PHM Society to distribute their work through a Creative Commons License. As a result, all articles published by the PHM Society are available to the global PHM community via the internet for free and without any restrictions.

Note: Only Full length papers are accepted for PHM Conference. Please do not pick Poster or Abstract options.

Publish in Journal Option: Starting 2012 ijPHM has been allowing authors to present their work at the next PHM Conference if authors desired to do so. Please send an email to indicating your preference of the venue. Read more here.

Please consider serving as a Session Chair at the Annual Meeting. A Session Chair introduces each session participant, and facilitates discussion in the session. This is an excellent way for any member to participate in the Annual Meeting. Any member interested in serving as a Session Chair should contact the Conference General Chairs or the Technical Program Committee ( You can post general questions about paper content, formatting, Creative Commons licenses, etc. at the PHM Conference forum.