Abstract submission

Abstract format

Submitted abstracts must adhere to the following style guide (similar to IEEE transactions conference format; please see the templates for details):

Paper formatA4 (210 × 297 mm)
Page setuptwo columns (width 85 mm, spacing 10 mm)
margins: left/right 15 mm; top/bottom 26 mm
Document fontTimes, 10 pt
Main titleCentered, single column, 17 pt, bold
Author listCentered, single column; see templates for formatting
Headerssection: bold, centered, numbered 1, 2, 3, …
subsection: bold, left aligned, numbered 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, …
Captionsfigures: below the figure, formatted as Figure 1: legend
tables: above the table, formatted as Table 1: description
ReferencesVancouver style (e.g., [42]); reference list in 8 pt font size
PhotographsAt least 200 DPI (dots per inch) resolution
Drawings/plotsVector (preferred), or at least 600 DPI resolution,
no JPEG compression (use e.g. PNG for raster drawings).
Maximum lengthTwo pages, including references
Page numberingNone
Submission formatPortable Document Format (PDF)


LaTeX (preferred) and Word templates for the abstract submission can be downloaded here.

Please note that manuscripts that differ significantly from the provided templates will be sent back to the authors for reformatting.


The submission page will open on January 18th, 2019.