PHM16 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 Chairs:
David Larsen
Karl Reichard

Embassy Suites Downtown Convention Center
1420 Stout Street,
Denver, Colorado, 80202, USA
TEL: +1-303-592-1000
FAX: +1-303-592-1001

Key Dates

Key Conference Dates
Abstract Submission Due 13 May 2016
Paper Submission Due 10 June 2016
Paper Review Feedback 15 Jul 2016 31 July 2016
Final Papers Due 05 Aug 2016 15 Aug 2016
Doctoral Symposium Submission Due 20 May 2016
Technology Demos Submission Due 10 Jun 2016
Panel Sessions Topics Due 03 Jun 2016
PHM Conference Dates 02 – 06 Oct 2016

Topics of Interest:

  • Advanced Sensing & Embedded Devices
  • Adaptive Control & Fault Accommodation
  • Autonomous Systems/Robotic Technologies
  • CBM Return on Investment Analysis & Business Case
  • Cloud-scale Analytics
  • Corrosion
  • Data Driven Approaches
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Detection, Diagnostics & Prognostics Methods
  • Human-centric PHM
  • Marine, Automotive, Aviation Applications
  • Mining Applications
  • Oil & Gas
  • Physics of Failure & Model Based Prediction
  • Smart Grid
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Standards, Metrics, and V&V
  • Wind Energy

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.