Presenters - Proceedings Information

2017 WOCA Proceedings Papers, submitted by the due date of March 17, 2017, will be available directly from the Ash Library web site - ( during and after the conference. (Some papers may not appear until 1 to 3 weeks after the conclusion of the conference.) By utilizing this web technology, we intend to speed the dissemination of the proceedings.

The Ash Library may be freely accessed (no charge to view/print papers).

The complete set of WOCA 2009-2015 proceedings papers are located within the Ash Library. Selected papers from the 2005 and 2007 conferences, as well as from the 1999, 2001, and 2003 IAUS conferences, are located on this web site.

How to Publish a Paper in the Proceedings

  • To publish a paper in the Proceedings, an oral or poster presentation MUST be made. If a presentation (oral or poster) is not made, the paper will be DELETED from the Proceedings.
  • Your paper must be received March 17, 2017. - How to Submit a Paper.
  • Your registration form and fee must be received at OISTL. To take advantage of the lower registration fee, pay by or before April 1, 2017.

All presentations, provided they are made, are expected to be represented by:

  • A paper in the Ash Library Proceedings Web site

Awards Available:

To Order a Previous Conference's Proceedings

Any questions, please contact:
Ms. Alice Marksberry
University of Kentucky
Center for Applied Energy Research
2540 Research Park Drive
Lexington, KY 40511-8410, USA
Phone: 859-257-0311
Fax: 859-257-0220


CCGP Journal

The journal Coal Combustion and Gasification Products will publish selected manuscripts from WOCA.   Authors should submit "peer-review ready" manuscripts to the journal for consideration.

CCGP is an international academic refereed journal jointly published by UK CAER and ACAA in the United States. Full papers will be published through the online CCGP journal, while a printed CCGP featuring abstracts will circulate in ACAA's Ash at Work.