Paper Submission

POST-DEADLINE PAPERS

A limited number of papers will be accepted for presentation of significant results obtained after the deadline. A delegated author has to fill in the paper submission form including a 35-word abstract following the instruction for submission at the ISOM website (http://www.isom.jp/), and then a 2-page PDF summary should be submitted through the website.

The ISOM web submission system does not accept any PDF file including 2-byte characters (for example, Japanese, Chinese and Korean characters). The local fonts should be removed from the text body and figures before submission.

Submission deadline is Sep. 3, 2018. The best two post-deadline papers are allowed as oral presentations in the final session. Other post-deadline papers (but limited numbers) will be presented in the poster session. Authors will be notified by the middle of September, 2018 whether their papers are accepted.




・Time assigned for
Type Total Presentation Discussion
Post deadline 15 min. 12 min. 3 min.



FINANCIAL SUPPORT

Thanks to the Takano Eiichi Optical Science Funds, limited financial support for student presenters in ISOM'18 will be provided.

Applicants must be full-time students living overseas.

Student presenters who are interested in getting this support should submit an application form (announced later) after receiving the acceptance notice of their submitted paper.

PUBLICATION OF SYMPOSIUM PAPERS

Online Technical Digest includes invited papers, accepted contributed papers, and limited numbers of post deadline papers. It will be available on October 15-24, 2018. If you complete the payment, you will be informed of the website of the online Technical Digest on October 15, 2018 and able to download it in advance. Otherwise, you will be able to download it onsite.

The conference papers will be published in September 2019 as a special issue of the Japanese Journal of Applied Physics (JJAP), which is the English-language journal of the Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP). The authors who will have, by themselves, presented papers at ISOM’18 will be allowed to submit their papers for publication in this special issue. The authors of invited and contributed (including post-deadline) papers are encouraged to submit Progress Reviews and Regular Papers, respectively.

The instructions for preparation of manuscript and the agreement form for the special issue will be sent via e-mail after the conference. The deadline for submission of manuscripts is January 27, 2019. Submitted papers will be reviewed based on the JJAP standard.