The authors of an accepted abstract are asked to provide a written contribution for the symposium proceedings. The contributions will be published by AIP, in their conference proceedings series, after a peer review process. Submitted papers must be original work, which has not been previously published, associated with a symposium topic. For a paper to be presented and published, at least one author must be registered .

Style and Length
The AIP single column 8.5 x 11 inch style will be used in the proceedings. We kindly ask the authors to use the templates available for preparing the paper.

The maximum length will be 8 pages. All papers must be a minimum of 4 pages to comply with AIP publication requirements. It is also necessary to add a copyright release to each paper signed by at least one author. Copyright release forms are included in the author templates package.

The manuscripts are to be uploaded to My Contribution section (by clicking  My Contribution → edit → material → add material buttons) or submitted by email by the 2nd of September 2018, the day before the start of the symposium.

Symposium attendees are asked to assist the local organizing committee by agreeing to review a submitted paper. The reviewer report deadline is the 2nd of October 2018.

The book of the symposium proceedings, printed in black and white, will be distributed to all registered and fees paid participants using the address they provided at the time of registration. An online version, with worldwide perpetual open access, will be simultaneously published with the book. Please note that color graphics will be available only in the online version. No CD version of the proceedings will be produced.