Thank You for Your Paper Submissions

Thank you to everyone who submitted their final papers for the 2022 Tailings & Mine Waste Conference. Paper themes include a wide range of topics:

  • Site Characterization and Monitoring
  • Site Design and Operation
  • Tailings Dewatering & Filtered Tailings
  • Risk Informed Design
  • Geochemistry
  • Geotechnical Considerations
  • Geosynthetics and Liners
  • Imaging and Spatial Analysis
  • Water Management
  • Reclamation & Remediation
  • Governance
  • Regulations
  • New Technologies and Innovation

Paper Submissions – Deadline 15 August, 2022

Final papers will be limited to a maximum of 12 single spaced pages (including tables, figures, and references). Detailed guidelines and instructions for preparation of papers were sent upon acceptance of an abstract and are also available below. All papers will be acceptance-reviewed by the Conference Committee.

Papers that have been submitted by the deadline will be given precedent for inclusion in the in-person conference in November.  Due to the large number of papers we are anticipating to receive, not all authors are guaranteed a formal presentation; other options likely will include participation in a panel discussion, poster session, or only publication in the conference proceedings. 

Important Dates

  • Abstracts & Short Course Proposals Due: Friday, 29 April 2022 – Complete
  • Abstract / Course Acceptance: Wednesday, June 1, 2022 – Complete
  • Draft Papers Due: Monday, 15 August 2022 – Complete
    Review to Authors: As soon as possible – Complete
    Final Papers Due: Wednesday, 31 August 2022 – Complete


Christopher Bareither, PhD, PE
TMW 2022 Conference Chair
Associate Professor
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Colorado State University
Amber Camus
TMW 2022 Conference Coordinator
Department Coordinator
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Colorado State University