Instructions for the contributions of the invited lectures

The proceedings of the 24th Summer School and International Symposium on the Physics of Ionized Gases will be published in the open access Journal of Physics: Conference Series (JPCS), published by IOP Publishing. All papers will be free to read and download immediately upon publication. Papers published in JPCS will be hosted in IOP Publishing's electronic journals system and will be fully citable – in addition, citations to your paper will also be tracked online.

Other published (free to read) JPCS conferences of interest

JPCS invites SPIG 2008 participants to browse other published proceedings that may be of interest, including the following events published in 2007:

You can also browse the conference archives, by year (everything is free to read), using the following links: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

Preparing your paper

Journal of Physics: Conference Series uses author-supplied PDFs for all online and print publication. Authors are asked to prepare their papers using Microsoft Word or LaTeX2e according to the journal guidelines and templates.

Instructions on preparing your paper, together with Microsoft Word and LaTeX2e templates, can be downloaded from the journal web site.

What you need to provide

Where to send your paper

Authors should supply their papers directly to their Conference Organiser who, after peer review, will supply the accepted papers to JPCS.

Please do not send your papers directly to JPCS.

Please send your contribution (invited lecture up to 12 pages, topical lecture up to 10 pages, progress report up to 8 pages) to following email address: .

Technical enquiries

Technical enquiries concerning preparing papers for Journal of Physics: Conference Series should be directed to:

Jacky Mucklow
Production Editor, Journal of Physics: Conference Series