Abstract Guidelines

Call for papers

Abstracts are invited for the international symposium titled “Recent trends on coal utilisation for sustainable development and energy security”.

Conference Language: English

Format of abstracts

  • The abstract should not exceed maximum of two pages including title, diagrams, charts, footnotes and Information about affiliation of the authors and contact details of the corresponding author.
  • The purpose of the study, principal results and major conclusions must be highlighted in the abstract.
  • The abstract should be written in MS Word with default margins.
  • The title of the abstract should be written using the format. (Times New Roman, Bold, and 14 Point).
  • The body of the abstract should be written using the format. (Times New Roman, 12 Point, Spacing 1, 1.5)
  • The name of the authors and affiliations should be written using the format. (Times New Roman, 10 Point)


  • Organic petrology & coal geology for technological applications in various industries.
  • Automated/advanced techniques in organic petrology for coal, lignite, coal biomass pellets, dispersed organic matter, coal dust particles, coke, natural coke, char and oil shale.
  • Physico-chemical & mineralogical characterisation of lignite, coal, coke, charand natural coke, etc.
  • Blending of coal including biomass for industrial utilisation and future technology.
  • Recent advancement in coal preparation, coal carbonisation, coal combustion, gasification coal to liquid and environmental aspects.
  • Utilisation & characterization of CBM, UCG, shale gas, fly ash, coal char, etc.
  • Recent developments in Clean and Sustainable mining, Clean Coal Technologyand Coal to Hydrogen Energy.


Full papers, if received in sufficient numbers, will be published in special volume through Elsevier/ reputed international publishers.

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  • Registration as delegates for meeting & Symposium September 10, 2022
  • Registration for field visit September 10, 2022
  • Submission of Abstract September 12, 2022
  • Submission of full paper September 15, 2022