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Conference proceedings, Special issue of Journal of Texture Studies

Two special issues will by sponsored by the Journal of Texture Studies and dedicated to the publication of reviews and research papers originating from the 2nd International Conference on Food Oral Processing. Prior to acceptance, all submitted conference papers are subject to peer review and final decision by the Journal Editors. Additional information and a link to the Submission Guidelines for the Journal of Texture Studies are included below.


Special Issue One – Review papers originating from invited Plenary Talks

The first Special Issue will include review papers originating from the invited Plenary talks on the latest research progresses and future direction of food oral processing. The submission deadline is 31st July, 2012, and the Issue will appear in print December 2012.


Special Issue Two – Research papers originating from Oral and Poster Presentations

The second Special Issue will include research papers originating from the program of other oral and poster presentation. The submission deadline is 30th September, 2012, and the Issue will appear in print February 2013.


Journal Aims & Scope

The Journal of Texture Studies is an international journal of texture, rheology, and the physical sensory testing of foods and consumer goods. It is a primary source on all of the sciences that relate to sensory perception and the physical characterization of texture, and it focuses on how the tactile senses are used to determine the acceptability of food and other consumer products. The Journal of Texture Studies is also a leading source on the interface between food texture and viscosity and the health of people suffering from dysphagia, temporomandibular joint diseases, and similar medical problems.


Submission Guidelines for Authors

The following requirements are mandatory for all conference-related submissions:

  • All papers must be submitted electronically via the Journal’s online tracking system:
  • Submissions must be received by the deadline stated above for the respective Special Issue.
  • Submissions must include two recommendations of suitable peer reviewers.
  • Submissions must follow the Manuscript Style Guidelines, which can be found by visiting: and clicking on ‘Author Guidelines’ link on the left-hand side of the page.


Due to the page limitations of the Journal of Texture Studies, all conference-related submissions cannot be guaranteed inclusion in the Special Issues.  However, papers originating from the conference that are not included in the Special Issues may still be published in subsequent issues of the Journal of Texture Studies.


For additional questions regarding conference-related submissions, please direct all queries to the Journal’s Publication Manager, Selene Carey (

Writing: Gilles Feron
Creation date: 13 April 2009
Update: 15 February 2012