Accepted full papers will get published in IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering.

Indexed by: Scopus, EI Compendex and Inspec. 

One person can be an author or a co-author in maximum two papers. The number of pages for each paper - not less than 6, no more than 10.

Templates and guidelines

Please follow these essential guidelines when preparing your paper:

Authors must prepare their papers using our Microsoft Word or LaTeX2e templates, and then convert these to PDF format for submission:

If you would like to submit multimedia to accompany your paper, you might find these guidelines useful:

Please download the Word/LaTeX templates for extensive guidelines on formatting your paper. As a summary, please ensure the following:

  1. Paper size is European A4.
  2. Margins are 4cm (top), 2.5cm (left and right) and 2.7cm (bottom).
  3. The paper includes the author name and affiliation (full address including country).
  4. There are no page numbers, or headers and footers, within the paper.
  5. The PDF is free of formatting errors (e.g. corrupt equations, missing or low-resolution figures), since conversion from Word to PDF can introduce formatting errors.
  6. Text is single spaced, not double spaced.
  7. The PDF file is editable and not password protected.
  8. All pages are portrait (landscape pages should be rotated).
  9. Reference lists are checked for accuracy. References can only be linked via Crossref if they are correct and complete.
  10. Figures are placed within the text, not collected at the end of the document.
  11. A thorough proofread is conducted to check the standard of English and ensure wording is clear and concise.

Peer Review Policy