Selected peer reviewed papers will be considered for publication in the Proceedings of IPST 2016  in the Open Access IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), which is part of IOP Conference Series. All papers published in IOP Conference Series are fully citable and upon publication will be free to download. Authors may be interested to know that IOP Conference Series now receives in excess of 2.3 million article downloads per year, and is abstracted and indexed in Scopus, Compendex and Inspec, among others. Citations are tracked online using IOP Publishing's citing articles facility in addition to the full citation tracking facilities provided by Scopus.

A number of selected full text papers will be considered for the special journal issues on Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering (PPTEng) (Taylor & Francis). PPTEng is indexed/abstracted in: CEABA; Chemical Abstracts; Engineered Materials Abstracts; Engineering Index/COMPENDEX PLUS; Materials Science Citation Index; Plastics Rubber Fibers; Rapra Abstracts Database; Reaction Citation Index; Research Alert; Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE); and etc.

Also, some selected papers will be considered for the regular journal issues on International Journal of Technology (IJTech) (University of Indonesia). IJTech is currently indexed in Google scholar, DOAJ, EBSCO, GISI, Index Copernicus, SCOPUS, SCImago, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) Thomson Reuters, Directory of Research Journal Indexing (DRJI), has been accepted for coverage in selected Elsevier product(s), and a member of CrossRef.

The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly.

No-additional charge for online-publication.

Guidelines for Manuscript Preparation

Initial Manuscript Guideline

Please ensure that your conference paper satisfies the following points:

1. Originality

Is the work scientifically rigorous, accurate and novel? Does the work contain significant additional material to that already published? Has its value been demonstrated?

You are agreeing to any necessary originality checks (plagiarism, multiple submissions) your paper may have to undergo during the peer review and production processes. 


2. Relevancy

Is the material appropriate to the scope of the conference to which it is submitted?


3. Clarity

Is the English clear and well written? Poorly written English may obscure the scientific merit of your paper. Are the ideas expressed clearly and concisely? Are the concepts understandable?


Manuscript Preparation

Papers should be prepared in the following order: Introduction, to explain the background work, the practical applications and the nature and purpose of the paper; Body, to contain the primary message, with clear lines of thought and validation of the techniques described; Conclusion; Acknowledgements (when appropriate) and References.

Please follow the guideline for IOP Conference Series. DOWNLOAD GUIDELINE. 


How to Submit Your Manuscript

Please login at http://hpi-polimer.org/ipst-2016 using your username and password when you registered to our website.

Submit your manuscript file (ONLY in .doc or .docx, maximum file size 3MB) online by clicking 'Submit Manuscript' on the author's section.


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