2018 15th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology (IBCAST)
Starting from the year 2002, the International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology (IBCAST) is being held consecutively for over a decade in the vicinity of Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan. Until the year 2005, four technological areas namely; Advanced Materials, Control Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Wireless Communication & Radar were covered. Later, five more research areas - Biomedical Sciences, Cyber Security & Assurance Technologies, Medical Sciences, Underwater Technologies and Aero structures were included. So far more than 10000 scientists and engineers have participated from Pakistani and foreign universities as well as scientific organizations with around 2400 research papers having been presented. The proceedings of the conference are published and cataloged in renowned international journals on yearly basis. Until now 14 conferences have been successfully organized by the CESAT, Islamabad, which is a setup of Centers of Excellence in Science and Applied Technologies of the country with the research activities being in-line with the conference theme.