See also a new collection of photos, here
The 2006 WSEAS Int. Conf. on ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, ECOSYSTEMS, SUSTAINABLE
DEVELOPMENT (EEESD'06) was held in Vouliagmeni Beach, Athens, Greece, on July 11-13, 2006.
The scientists that attended the above conference had the opportunity to
celebrate the 10th WSEAS anniversary.
Submitted papers: 198
Accepted papers: 129
Review Process: Each paper was reviewed by at least 2
independent reviewers. The WSEAS Secretariat sent each paper to 4 reviewers.
Some papers received reviews from 4 different referees. The WSEAS Secretariat
forwarded to the responsible for the correspondence author these comments by
personalized emails. The full list of the reviewers will be available in the web
Only authors of those papers, which are found to have very positive responses
from 2 referees and which are adequately modified to take into account all
the comments of (at least 2) referees of the conference are invited to send an
extended version in the WSEAS Journals (WSEAS Transactions).
The level of researches that were presented was high, and the
attendees had the opportunity to exchange ideas and discuss potential future
WSEAS sent a full report of the whole review process and the whole
to the following international indexes that have recognized officially the
Validity and the Reputation
of the WSEAS Conferences: (see also: www.worldses.org/indexes
1) ISI (ISINET)
2) INSPEC (IEE).
3) CSA (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts).
4) ELSEVIER and Elsevier Bibliographic Database.
7) MATHSCINET of AMS (American Mathematical Society)
8) MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS of AMS (American Mathematical Society)
9) Directory of Published Proceedings
10) Computer Science Bibliography Administrator
11) American Chemical Society and its Index: Chemical Abstracts Service.
12) European Library in Paris (France)
13) DEST Database (Australia)
14) Engineering Information
17) British Library
18) National Library of Greece
19) German National Library of Science and Technology
BEST STUDENT PAPERS
The Organizing Committee received the forms that the Session Chairmen filled
in after the end of their Sessions and after additional evaluation and
discussion decided the following. The Criteria were
a) originality and scientific impact
b) good presentation
c) paper presented by a student
The results of this evaluation are:
The Best Student Paper Award for the
2006 WSEAS International Conference on ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, ECOSYSTEMS,
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (EEESD'06)
was given to to Bibiana Ramos for the paper:
and Visual Impact Assessment of a Quarry Expansion
[Authors: Bibiana Ramos, Thomas Panagopoulos]
1. Coffee-Breaks: The WSEAS Organizing Committee offered a variety of
coffee-breaks. Each coffee-break was composed by filter coffee, decaf.
coffee, tea, local sweets, biscuits, freshly baked pastries. During the
Coffee-Breaks the attendees had several opportunities for to interchange
ideas and proposals for common projects and collaboration.
2. Banquet: The
conference Banquet took place around the hotel's swimming pool.
The attendees enjoyed a very rich buffet of Greek
At the end of a day that was full of academic work, the participants could
relax and enjoy the best of Greek traditional music, as well as a folklore
It didn't take long for the scientists to join the
ballet, and the stage was pretty soon full of people of different countries
and age groups, who did their best trying to imitate the complicated steps.
On Sunday 16th, WSEAS offered a free of
charge excursion to the attendees. Departing from the hotel in the morning,
the excursion included a tour in the temple of Neptune in Sounio and the
Archaeological Museum in the temple of Artemis in Vravrona.
All of us members of the WSEAS staff were very pleased to see that all our
hard work was compensated by the success of the conference. We would like to
thank each and every one of you who honoured us with your presence, and we
hope to see you again in one of our upcoming events.