Paper submission

Poceedings available online: the 4-page papers related to contributed orals and posters, are now available via

Invited speakers should submit their contribution until 26th June 2015 for publication in the special issue of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. They will be subject to the usual refereeing process of the journal. Allocatted 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.

Contributed orals and posters: Paper submission for the proceedings – 4 pages for each contributed oral or poster – is open from June 8th to June 19th. The papers are collected via the Online Conference System (OCS), provided by Boudewijn van Miligen (CIEMAT, Madrid), which also has been unsed 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

In case of any technical questiones related to abstract submission please contact .