Paper Submission


Paper Submission

Paper Submission

Contributed orals and posters

Paper submission for the proceedings are expected for all presentations. Submission – 4 pages for each contributed oral or poster – is open from 10th to 26th June 2017. The papers are collected via the Online Conference System (OCS), provided by Boudewijn van Miligen (CIEMAT, Madrid), which also has been used for the abstracts. Submissions by e-mail or other means will not be taken into consideration. Submitted documents must be in PDF format. Other formats (MsWord, TeX, Postscript, …) are not acceptable. The OCS should have sent a notification e-mail if the submission was successful.

Note that these 4-page papers are not subject of a peer review process. With submission of a paper to the OCS you agree that this paper in the submitted format will be available to the public.

Find here a link to the OCS pages on editorial policies, formatting details and templates.

•Format: All paper must comply with the following format:
•Number of pages: 4
•Page size: A4 (21.0 x 29.7 cm)
•Page margins: 2.5 cm on all 4 sides, gutter 0.0
•Fonts: Times, Symbol
•Font size: 14 pt (title), 12 pt (main text), 10 pt (figure captions, references)
•Line spacing: 1.5 lines (21 pt)
•Title of paper: Centred alignment, bold font 14 pt
•List of authors: Centred alignment, normal font 12 pt, presenting author underlined, e.g. M. First1, N.N. Second2
•Author affiliations: Centred alignment, italic font 12 pt, e.g. 1Institute, City, Country
•Body text: Justified alignment, normal font 12 pt
•References: 10-point font, 1.5 line spacing
•Figure captions: 10-point font

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Invited papers

Invited speakers should submit their contribution for publication in the special issue of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion during the submission window 10th to 26th June 2017. All contributions should be submitted via IOP's online submissions system: Please select article type "Special Issue Article" and special issue title "Special issue featuring the invited talks from the 44th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, Belfast, 26-30 June 2017".

They will be subject to the usual refereeing process of the journal. Allocated space is 12 pages for plenary invited and 8 pages for ordinary invited talks. A specific format is not required. The authors should submit a PDF of their paper with any tables and figures embedded in the text. Once the article is accepted the production team will format the article. To assist the reviewers, authors are asked to consider the need for clarity and readability when selecting column type, line spacing, font size and layout.