During the NDE 2017 - Conference and Exhibition from 14th to 16th December in Chennai - Rolf Diederichs and Prof. Krishnan Balasubramaniam signed an MoU between NDT.net and ISNT about frequently Open Access publishing of ISNT‘s NDE proceedings in NDT.net. Six Editions of NDE proceedings has been published already since 2006 in NDT.net Open Access Database.
The MoU aims to guide the ISNT's Chapters and hosts of the annual NDE conference in open access publishing the proceedings in NDT.net. Exchange of the meta data of the conference papers will improve the reliability of the id system and a better retrieval of the content in NDT.net's Open Access Database. As Media partner NDT.net will also boost the communication of the conference news and call for papers to the public.
Since 20 Years many NDT Societies have established a cooperation in publishing their proceedings in NDT.net. Among more than two hundreds proceedings are the well known conference series WCNDT, ECNDT, APCNDT and PANNDT.