Authors with abstracts accepted for presentation are invited to contribute a paper/review paper to the conference proceedings, which will be published in the open access IOP Conference Series, published by IOP Publishing. The conference series will be indexed by SCOPUS and others, see

Important: please read before you submit a paper

IOP Conference Series operates a publishing licence, under which authors retain copyright of their papers and they no longer need to sign and submit copyright assignment forms. Any author who wishes to publish in IOP Conference Series must agree to the terms of the licence and by submitting a paper for publication it is assumed all authors of the paper agree, in full, to the terms of the licence. The licence terms and conditions are available online.

Submitting your paper

Papers, prepared according to the author guidelines, should be submitted by email to  by 5 April 2014. Please include your abstract ID number in your submission email.

Please note the maximum paper lengths below:
Contributed papers - 3-8 pages
Invited and Keynote papers - 3-8 pages

Journal enquiries

General enquiries regarding IOP Conference Series should be directed to:
Sarah Toms
IOP Conference Series