GUIDELINES FOR PRESENTATIONS

Poster preparation: posters should have a maximum size of 90 cm (width) by 120 cm (height).

Oral presentations: Powerpoint presentations may be used. Your presentation should not exceed 20 min.

GUIDELINES FOR PAPER PREPARATION

FINAL EXTENSON FOR FULL PAPER SUBMISSION: 31ST OF MAY 2012

FULL PAPERS

Full papers must be written in Word 97 or more recent versions, in Times New Roman 10 pts. Margins must be (in cms.) top 4, bottom, left and right 2.5. All work should consider the following format:

Introduction page Main text
  • Title
  • Authors
  • Affiliation
  • Abstract

 
  • Introduction
  • Experimental section
  • Results and discussion
  • Conclusions
  • Acknowledgments
  • References
  • Appendix

First page
Include only those points mentioned above:

Heading: Centered, use Times New Roman 10 pts, single line spacing.

  • Title: in capitals and lower-case letters, bold. Please, do not exceed two lines.
  • Authors: names in upper and lower-case, do not include academic degrees. Place an asterisk after the name of the corresponding author and underline the presenting author.
  • Affiliation: institutes of participating authors and address.
  • Telephone, and e-mail of corresponding author.

Abstract: Justified, it should be typed using 1.5 line spacing. The abstract must not exceed 300 words and must be highly informative.

Main Text

Manuscript:

  • Justified, 1.5 line spacing.
  • Headings: upper and lower case, bold, numbered and justified to the left.

Figures:

  • Centered, close to the citing text, numbered.
  • One line separation after and before the figure.
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  • The caption must be centered, single line spacing, placed below the figure.
  • Figures must be inserted as IMAGE (JPEG o GIF).

Tables:

  • Centered, close to the citing text, numbered.
  • One line separation after and before the table.
  • The caption must be centered, single line spacing, placed above the table.

References:

  • Must be inserted within the body of the text, consecutively numbered as they are referred. Example: “According to a recent study [1]...”. [1] is referred to at the end of the paper.
  • Give full references at the end of the paper according to the following examples:

[1]. M. J. Kahlich, H. A. Gasteiger, R. J. Behm, J. New Mat. Electrochem. Systems, 1, 39 (1998).

[2] A. J. Appleby, in Proceedings of the First International Symposium on New Materials for Fuel Cell Systems, Eds. O. Savadogo, P. R. Roberge and T. N. Veziroglu, p. 2, Montréal, Canada, July 9-13, (1995).

[3] O. Savadogo, P. R. Roberge and T. N. Veziroglu, Proceedings of the First International Symposium on New Materials for Fuel Cell Systems, Montréal, Canada, July 9-13, (1995).

[4] F. Cell (i.e. the author), in New Materials, Ed. M. Battery (i.e. the editor name), Lacore (i.e. the publishing house), p. 3, Montréal, Canada, (1999).

[5] M. Battery (i.e. the author name), New Materials (i.e. the title of the book), Lacore (i.e. the name of the publishing house), Montréal, Canada, (1999).

Ecuations:

  • Must be inserted within the body of the text, numbered with parenthesis. One line separation after or before the text.

Symbols and Units: It is strongly preferred that authors follow the recommendations of the IUPAC.

Note: Please revise the example full paper that takes into account such indications. We strongly recommend you to use it as a guide for your manuscript.

Full papers must be send in Word to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

For more info, please contact:

Javier Rodríguez Varela ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
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