28 June 2021 to 2 July 2021
Vienna, Austria
Europe/Vienna timezone

Call for Abstracts

  • Opening day
  • Submission deadline

The Themes and Topics for SnT2021 are:
Theme 1. The Earth as a Complex System
- T1.1 The Atmosphere and its Dynamics
- T1.2 The Solid Earth and its Structure
- T1.3 The Oceans and their Properties
- T1.4 Interaction Among the Earth’s Subsystems

Theme 2. Events and Nuclear Test Sites
- T2.1 Characterization of Treaty-Relevant Events
- T2.2 Challenges of On-Site Inspection
- T2.3 Seismoacoustic Sources in Theory and Practice
- T2.4 Atmospheric and Subsurface Radionuclide Background and Dispersion
- T2.5 Historical Data from Nuclear Test Monitoring

Theme 3. Verification Technologies and Technique Application
- T3.1 Design of Sensor Systems and Advanced Sensor Technologies
- T3.2 Laboratories Including Mobile and Field Based Facilities
- T3.3 Remote Sensing, Satellite Imagery and Data Acquisition Platforms
- T3.4 Augmented Reality and Fusion of Data from Different Monitoring Technologies
- T3.5 Data Analysis Algorithms
- T3.6 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
- T3.7 25 years of CTBTO: progress with verification technologies and looking towards the future 25 years and beyond

Theme 4. Performance Evaluation and Optimization
- T4.1 Performance evaluation and modelling of the Full Verification System and its Components
- T4.2 Systems Engineering for CTBT Verification
- T4.3 IT, power systems and other Enabling Technologies
- T4.4 Network Sustainability
- T4.5 Resilience of the CTBT monitoring regime, including Lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic crisis

Theme 5. CTBT in a Global Context
- T5.1 Science in Policy Discussions and Lessons Learned from Other Arms Control Agreements and Arrangements
- T5.2 Experience with and Possible Additional Contributions to Issues of Global Concern such as Disaster Risk Mitigation, Climate Change Studies and Sustainable Development Goals
- T5.3 Capacity Building, Education, Communication and Public Awareness

The call for abstracts is open
You can submit an abstract for reviewing.