28th International Symposium on Shock Waves


Welcome to ISSW28!

The 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves will be held in Manchester, UK, 17 - 22 July 2011.

Conference Registration Here

NEW Full Conference Programme here

Paper Submission

Deadline for submissions - 15th April 2011. Click here for paper template and submit here.

Refereed paper submission - 31st May 2011

Papers have been selected on the basis of at least two reviews of abstracts by experts from the Scientific Review Committee. Accepted refereed full papers will be published in the ISSW proceedings.

Papers presented at the conference will be considered for publication in special issues of the International Journal on Shock Waves, Detonations and Explosions.

International Shock Wave Institute Awards and Medal

The International Shock Wave Institute Awards will be given to the best student papers and presentations of ISSW28 in Manchester.

International Shock Wave Institute Medal will be given to distinguished contributor to shock wave research.


Short Course on Impulsive Hypersonic Facilities, Sunday 17th July is cancelled due to lack of numbers


University of Manchester


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