1st International Conference on Structural Damage Modelling and Assessment (SDMA 2020)
August 4-5 , 2020, Ghent, Belgium
Welcome to SDMA 2020!

The first international conference on Structural Damage Modelling and Assessment (SDMA 2020) will be held in Ghent, Belgium. The overall objective of the conference is to bring together international scientists and engineers in academia and industry in fields related to damage modelling, damage detection and assessment, non-destructive testing and evaluation, structure integrity and structural health monitoring. The conference covers all research topics and applications relevant to structural damage modelling and assessment using theoretical, numerical and experimental techniques.

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I look forward to meeting you all in the beautiful city Ghent!

Prof. Magd Abdel Wahab,
Chairman of SDMA 2020
Laboratory Soete, Ghent University, Belgium

Important Dates


Abstract Submission Deadline:
31 January, 2020

Full Paper Submission:
15 March, 2020

Deadline for Revised Papers:
21 April, 2020

Deadline for Authors’ Registration:
15 May, 2020
Submission Method / Paper Abstract Submission


Authors are invited to submit papers through
the Conference Submission System

Proceedings of SDMA 2020 will be published in Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering
Selected papers will be recommended for the special issue in Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics
The 1st International Conference on Structural Damage Modelling and Assessment (SDMA 2020)
Conference Secretariat: info@sdmaconf.org