DAC Call For Papers

The ASME Design Automation Committee invites papers in all areas of design automation related to mechanical systems. Papers with examples from industrial practice are encouraged. Suggested technical areas for paper submissions are listed below. Papers in other areas of design automation are also welcome. The deadline for submission can be found here.

Special sessions and Panel Sessions are also being organized for the Design Automation Conference.

If you are interested in organizing a Panel Session for the upcoming DAC, please send your name, affiliation, and email address to

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How To Submit A Paper

All papers must be submitted electronically as PDFs by the deadline. The conference publication schedule can be found by following the links in this page.

Papers will be reviewed simultaneously for presentation at the conference and publication in the CD-ROM conference proceedings.

All papers are accepted based on peer-reviews of original full-size manuscripts. Resubmissions will not be considered. PDF files can be created with a variety of open source or commercial tools. Click here to learn more about creating PDFs.

DAC Best Papers

These papers have been posted with the permission of ASME and are to be used as references only. They are intended to demonstrate the technical merit, potential impact, completeness, length, and clarity in writing of a high quality DAC paper.

More details on paper formatting instructions.