YoWaReS 2018 - Call for Abstracts

We invite students and early career scientists from academia, government, business and industry to submit abstracts on all aspects of interdisciplinary water-related research for either an oral presentation (space is limited) or a poster presentation. The symposium gives you an opportunity to present your original work, share your ideas and to speak and network with colleagues from various diciplines.

Abstract categories include, but are not limited to:

aquatic ecosystems | ecotoxicology | pollutants in water & sediment | water quality, recycling & technologies | water business | changing landscapes: impacts and risks on rivers, coasts and marine waters | interdisciplinary water research

Submission of Abstracts

Submission of abstracts for oral presentation is now closed, but we still welcome abstract submission for poster contributions:
Please complete the Application Form and sent it to classen@iww.rwth-aachen.de by November 16th, 2018. You will receive a confirmation email after submission shortly.

Preparing Your Abstract

Each abstract is limited to 250 words. It should give a brief outline on objectives and background of your work and should include a description on methods, results as well as a conclusion of your research. You may list up to five keywords to desribe and summarize your work. For further details, please refer to the guidelines within the Application Form. Abstracts will be accepted in English only.


All accepted abstracts will be published in the symposium's programm. If you have been selected for an oral presentation, you commit to attend the symposium on November, 26th.