Papers & Proceedings

Call for Papers

The Organising Committee of the 2021 NACA Conference invites submissions of papers for the annual conference of the National Association for Clean Air.

Presenters are requested to register and submit their abstracts on the electronic submission and evaluation system. Please adhere to the paper guidelines:

PLEASE NOTE: THE NACA PAPER GUIDELINES HAVE BEEN UPDATED AND CHANGED. PLEASE ENSURE  YOUR PAPER ADHERES TO THE NEW GUIDELINES (There are two versions available of the New Paper Guidelines, a Clean Version and an Annotated Version).

Click Here to download the NEW 2021, PAPER Guidelines 

Click Here to download the NEW 2021 ANNOTATED, PAPER Guidelines

Click Here to download the POSTER Guidelines for NACA 2021 

Papers will be peer-reviewed by a Scientific Review Committee and published in the electronic conference proceedings and on the NACA website. The Committee reserves the right to reject any abstract or paper considered not to meet the conference criteria. Selected papers may be published in the NACA Journal. 

Submission Deadlines

(Updated 23 July 2021)
Abstract submission 1 July 2021 15 July 2021
Notification of acceptance of abstracts 15 July 2021 19 July 2021
Full papers due 15 August 2021 23 August 2021
Notification of acceptance and comments on papers 29 August 2021 6 September 2021
Authors resubmit papers if required indicating how reviewers comments were addressed (by including a covering page to their paper) 13 September 2021 20 September 2021
Reviewers indicate whether comments were sufficiently addressed 20 September 2021
23 September 2021
Submission of final papers, for inclusion in the electronic conference proceedings 27 September 2021

Chairpersons of the Technical Review Committee

Dr Anzel de Lange
Chairperson of the 2021 NACA Conference Technical Committee
Geography and Environmental Studies
University of Limpopo

coal fired power plant, coal energy, wind edge