In order for your paper to be considered for inclusion in an ARFTG Conference, you must electronically submit an Abstract and paper Summary as described below by the publicized deadline.
SUMMARY: A 1000 word minimum summary with supporting illustrations must follow the Abstract. The Summary should explain the contribution and provide sufficient technical content and details to enable proper evaluation (see Criteria for Evaluation below).
ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION: The Abstract/Summary and related figures and tables must be submitted to the submission website and should include:
1. An Abstract (which should be submitted in the space provided on the interactive page and also appear at the top of the summary)
2. Summary with figures, illustrations, and tables. The Summary should explain the contribution and provide sufficent technical content and details to enable proper evaluation (see Criteria for Evaluaion below). PDF is the required file format. The maximum file size is 2 MB. Starting with the 87th ARFTG Symposium (Spring 2016) use of the ARFTG template (see TEMPLATE below) will be required for initial summary submission and final paper submission.
Submission should be performed by submitting to
For fall symposium: http://www.mtt-tpms2.org/symposia_v6/ARFTG_Fall/start.html
For spring symposium: http://www.mtt-tpms2.org/symposia_v6/ARFTG_Spring/start.html
Previously unpublished material
Interest to ARFTG membership
Compatibility with conference topic
Clear and explicit summary supported by quantitative information and references
Timeliness of submission
All authors will be notified of acceptance or rejection by e-mail about two weeks after the abstract submission deadline. Accepted papers must be prepared and submitted on time for publication. Authors of accepted manuscripts must submit their final papers by following the pdf instructions for authors of accepted papers (1021 KB) .
PDF EXPRESS CODE: The PDF eXpress conference code for the 87th ARFTG Symposium is 36511XP
TEMPLATE: Please use this template in document Word (58 KB) or archive Latex (149 KB) format to prepare your submission. We strongly recommend using this template to prepare papers for the 86th ARFTG Symposium (Fall 2015). Starting with the 87th ARFTG Symposium (Spring 2016) use of this template will be required for both the initial summary submission as well as the final paper submission.