Submission of Contributions
Authors are requested to submit a one-page abstract
of their contributions (about 2000 symbols including
title, name(s) of author(s) and affiliation(s))
in Word for Windows file. If you do not have access
to this particular word processing program, or
to a PC, please save your document as Rich
Text Format (RTF). RTF is available
through the "Save As" option on most
major word processing packages.
[Rich Text Format
file of typical abstract]
The Abstract submission on Conference is closed.
We have received more than 300 abstracts submitted,
the third part of them was asked as oral presentation.
status (June11, 2011)
The decision of the Program Committee on the
acceptance of the abstracts and their type (oral/oral
on Application Panel/poster) is summarized in
If you need personal notifications, please send
you request to ACN2011@mail.ioffe.ru
Please pay attention to following:
1. Duration of oral presentation is 20 min (including
5 min for discussion).
2. Duration of oral presentation on Application
Panel is 10 min (including 3 min for discussion).
3. Free standing panels 100 cm (width) x 200 cm
(height) will be provided for poster presentation.
The Proceedings of the Conference will be published
as a special issue of the journal "Fullerene,
Nanotubes, and Carbon Nanostructures", Publisher:
We are greatly appreciated for all authors who
submitted their manuscripts for Proceedings, have
taken part in peer reviewing and promptly answered
We have received more than 100 manuscripts. All
of them (except the works of the invited speakers)
The list of the works recommended by Guest Editors
for publishing in Proceedings of ACN'2011 is available
Please note that the scientific level of all the
submitted works was very high.
to the limitations of the number of typeset pages
kindly provided us by the editors of the Journal
as sponsors support, it was necessary to select
only the limited number of the papers recommended
The following criteria were applied for selection:
- The measure of correspondence to the subject
area of the conference;
- The novelty of the results;
- The quality of preparation of the materials
including representation, illustrations, and
the degree of the correspondence to the requirements
of the journal, ets.
The decisions were taken
after the discussion among all Guest Editors and
the Organizing Committee have no opportunity to
discuss or modify them.
The final decision on the acceptance the manuscripts
for publishing will be taken by the Editorial
Board of the Journal at the end of January 2012.
The Proceedings will be available online no later
then July 31, 2012 and will be included in the
print issue at the end of 2012.
The rules of the manuscript preparation see below:
Submission implies that the manuscript is not
under consideration for publication elsewhere
and that, with the exception of review papers,
the manuscript represents original work which
had never been published.
Submission will include two stages: the preliminary
submission for reviewing and the submission for
The electronic copy of the manuscript prepared
for reviewing accordingly to the Template must
be submitted by e-mail: ACN2011@mail.ioffe.ru.
Please name the file containing manuscript for
reviewing in the following manner: name of the
first author, abstract referee number E.g.: ivanov_A000.doc.
take Template here
The deadline is June
All other accompanying materials for publishing
should be submitted at the days of the Conference.
The abovementioned materials should be prepared
accordingly to the requirements of the editorials
of the Journal "Fullerene, Nanotubes, and
Carbon Nanostructures". For more information
please visit the
journal web-page: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/journal.asp?issn=1536-383x&linktype=44
At the ACN2011 the representing author is kindly
asked to pass to a representative of the Program
committee 2 hard copies of the manuscript prepared
of submission as well as corresponding files on
CD or flashdrive.
Please name the file containing manuscript in
the following manner: name of the first author,
abstract referee number and "proceedings"
as subject. E.g.: ivanov_A000_proceedings_text.doc;
Before submitting your manuscript at Conference,
please make sure that you have included all necessary
details. Please ensure that the disk version and
the hard copy of the manuscript prepared of submission
- Title page should contain the following
- academic or professional affiliations,
- the complete address (e-mail
address must be included) of
the person to whom proofs and correspondence
should be sent
- approximately 5
- estimated word count
(figure is equal to 200 words, table
- 200 words, equation - 40 words);
for example: 2 figures (x200) = 400
2 tables (x200) = 400
3 equations (x40) = 120
1260 words text = 1260
Total = 2180
- Take notice of the Word limit (text
+ equations + tables + figures altogether should
- poster paper - 2200
- oral paper - 4000
- invited paper - 5800
- Manuscript body:
Title, Authors, Abstract (100 words), approximately
5 key words, Text proper, References, Tables
(separate sheets), Figures (separate sheets),
Figures and Tables Captions (separate sheets)
. Single-column and double-spacing throughout.
Electronic copy must be submitted in Word (.doc)
- in the text, number references sequentially;
- in the reference list, every position
for a journal article must include:
Number, ALL Authors, Title, Journal,
Year, Volume (Issue), first-final pages;
for a book:
ALL Authors, Title, Publishers, Year,
additionally chapter, pages etc. (if
Hard copies of all manuscripts as well as all
accompanying materials for publishing should be
submitted at the days of the Conference (July
04-08, 2011). Only materials accepted for
reviewing can be submitted during the Conference
Organizers are pleased to welcome members of the
world nanocarbon community to St Petersburg.