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About Joining And Welding Symposium

Joining and Welding Symposium 2018 is a one-day symposium broadly targeted to gather experts, professionals and researchers from UMP in related areas of soldering, brazing and welding to share recent advances and development accomplished.

The aim of this symposium is to provide a unique platform for an interactive exchange of latest state-of-the-art knowledge among the professionals in soldering, brazing and welding domain. In addition, the symposium will be a networking event to spur future collaborations between researchers of UMP.


Organized by

Joining, Welding, Laser & Processing Lab,
Manufacturing Focus Group,
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering,
Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP),
26600 Pekan, Pahang

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Adhesive bonding
Diffusion bonding
Welding Processes
Other joining methods
Joining corrosion
Mechanical fastening and fixing
Welding testing and inspection
Welding education, training and certification
Robotics and automation for joining and welding
Health, safety and environment related to joining and welding
Material characterization on joining


Important Dates

Full paper submission   15 August 2018

Acceptance notification   25 August 2018

Revised full paper submission & Camera-ready   25 September 2018

Symposium date   23 October 2018


Paper Submission

All submitted papers will be subjected to a comprehensive review process from the JWS committee.

Selected high quality papers will be published in selected SCOPUS indexed journals or book chapter

Paper submitted should follow the provided format, and should be 8 to 15 pages long

Please submit full paper via E-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Presenter: RM 800 (each paper)

Participant: RM 100



Venue: Library, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Pekan

22 October 2018

15:00 – 17:00   Registration

23 October 2018

8:00 – 9:00   Registration and Breakfast

9:00 – 9:15   Welcoming talk by Organizer

9:15 – 11:00   Slot 1: Parallel Session 1

11:00 – 11:15   Break

11:15 – 13:00   Slot 2: Parallel Session 2

13:00 – 14.00   Lunch break

14.00 – 15:30   Slot 3: Parallel Session 3


Organising Committee

Honorary Chairman:
Prof. Dr. Rizalman Mamat (Dean, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Pahang)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahadzir Ishak@Muhammad
Vice Co-Chairman:
Dr. Siti Rabiatull Aisha binti Idris
Publicity & Sponsorship:
Dr. Aiman bin Mohd Halil
Logistic & Hospitality:
Dr. Nur Zalikha binti Khalil
Dr. Moin Quazi
Mohd Fadhlan bin Yusof
Muhammad Naqiuddin Bin Mat Salleh
Muhammad Zakwan bin Che Nik
Ahmad Jamil Sulaiman bin Hanifah
Ahmad Muzamir bin Hanafi
Mohamad Feisal bin Johanne
Nabila binti Tamar Jaya
Nadhrah binti Murad