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2024 International LS-DYNA User Conference

Call for Papers

October 22 - 23, 2024

Saint Johns Resort
44045 Five Mile Rd
Plymouth, MI 48170


You're invited to present at the 2024 International LS-DYNA User Conference. All LS-DYNA users can contribute to the agenda with a paper from their areas of interest and expertise. Full technical papers are highly recommended. Please submit your proposal using the link below, and we will notify approved presenters of the next steps. 

Guideline for paper / abstract submissions

Additional Presenter Information

  • Submissions will be reviewed and approved according to the following criteria: technical innovation, scientific rigor, relevance to LS-DYNA community, meaningful conclusions and more. 
  • All papers will need to be accompanied by a presentation. 
  • Presenters will be assigned to a 25-minute timeslot: 20 minutes for presenting and 5 minutes for Q&A. 
  • Recorded presentations may be considered if you are unable to attend in-person. 

Key Dates and Deadlines 

Initial Proposal Deadline | May 31, 2024 

Paper Acceptance Notification | July 1, 2024 

Final Paper & Presentation Due | September 30, 2024  

2024 International LS-DYNA User Conference | October 22 - 23, 2024

Suggested Session Categories

Here are some suggested topics to help get you started. You may submit papers outside of the categories listed. Final track / category placements will be decided by Ansys. 

  • Crash  

  • Occupant and Pedestrian Safety 

  • Material and Constitutive Modelling  

  • Simulation Methods   

  • Forming Simulation  

  • Blast / Impact Dynamics  

  • Simulation Data Management 

  • Battery / Electric Vehicle   

  • Human Body Models  

  • Iso Geometric Analysis  

  • Pre and post-processing  

  • Joining Structures / Connections  

  • Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence / Optimization  

  • NVH / Implicit   

  • Manufacturing / Process Simulation 

  • Multiphysics Modelling  

  • Biomedical / Healthcare  

  • Cloud Computing / HPC   

  • Drop / Impact Dynamics  

  • Aerospace Structure Impact and Dynamics 

  • Other