Abstract Submission: Oral and Poster Presentations

To submit an abstract, register first online. The deadline for abstract submission is May 15, 2010. At least one author of the abstract must register as a conference participant. The abstract must not exceed 2 Mb.
Once you are registered, abstract submission should be done online through the author menu once you are logged in. The abstract must be uploaded as a pdf file following the format indicated below. The abstract must be classified in one of the following topics:
  • Structure and thermodynamics of clusters and nanoalloys
  • Clusters on surfaces
  • Carbon nanostructures
  • Nanoparticles in biology and medicine
  • Molecular electronics and transport
  • Cluster reactivity and nanocatalysis
  • Electronic structure and quantum effects in nanostructures
  • Spectroscopy and dynamics with short laser pulses
  • Nanoparticles in environmental science
  • Nanomagnetism
  • Optical properties
  • Protected clusters, nanocrystals, and self assembly
  • Technological applications
The acceptance of an abstract as a poster presentation will be notified to the author as soon as possible.

Abstract format

The abstract has to be written in English. Only the presenting author can submit abstracts. Here you can find Latex and Word abstract templates. Use of these templates is mandatory. After preparing your abstract using one of these templates, it must be submitted as a portable document format (PDF) file. The PDF abstract document must not exceed 2 Mb. Here is a sample output file.
The templates are designed to conform to the following specifications:
  • The abstract should be written with typeface Times New Roman and font size 12.
  • Maximum one (1) page, including figures and tables, paper size letter (i.e. 216 x 279 mm) with 2.5 cm margins on all four sides.
  • The abstract should be headed by a title written with upper- and lower-case letters and bold typeface.
  • The abstract title has to be followed by the name(s) of the author(s), affiliation(s), country (ies), and the e-mail address of the presenting author.
  • Both the affiliation and the e-mail address have to be written in italics typeface.
  • Please, remember to underline the name of the presenting author.

Poster size

Width : 0.90 m
Height :1.20 m

Abstract Publication

All accepted abstracts will be printed in the book of abstracts that will be distributed on site to all participants attending ISSPIC XV. The book of abstracts will be printed black and white.


For legal reasons you must transfer the abstract copyright to us. More information here.