Rudjer Boskovic Institute
P.O. Box 180
10002 Zagreb, Croatia
2nd Announcement and
call for papers
March 1st, 2008
Submission of abstracts
April 1st, 2008
Notification of acceptance
May 1st, 2008
May 15th, 2008
Submission of Abstracts
Submission of abstracts is now closed. Authors will be informed of the acceptance of their contribution and its presentation (oral or poster) by April 4th, 2008. Abstracts of all accepted contributions (both oral and poster) will be published in the Book of Abstracts that will be distributed to all participants during registration.
Instructions for oral presentations
The time attributed to each invited presentation is 25 minutes + 5 min for
questions. The time attributed to each oral presentation is 15 minutes + 5
min for questions. Presenters will have on disposal a digital projector and
a PC running Microsoft Powerpoint. In particular, we would kindly ask our
speakers to submit their Power Point presentations in the format compatible
with the Microsoft Office 2003, and to load your file onto presentation
machines at least one session prior to the one in which you are to present.
Speakers should be present at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the
Session in which they will give their presentation in order to introduce
themselves to the Session Chair.
Instructions for poster presentations
The size of the display area for a poster is 90 cm in width and 120 cm in height. Posters will be on display during one of the three poster sessions, planned for Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.
Instructions for manuscripts and conference proceedings
The conference proceedings will be published on a CD-ROM for distribution
among the participants after the conference. The conference proceedings will
contain the submitted manuscripts and submitted presentations in pdf format.
Contributions transmitted to the Conference Secretariat before July 4, 2008
will be automatically included, without any reviewing procedure. Here there
are no specific instructions about size and shape: the manuscript will be
included such as the authors will have prepared it, under their own
Authors of accepted contributions are invited to submit a manuscript for
publication in a special issue of X-Ray Spectrometry (Wiley Intescience).
Manuscripts should be prepared in a strict format of the XRS and will be
reviewed in the normal review procedure of the Journal. Manuscripts can only
be submitted online,
mentioning the manuscript is intended for the special issue on EXRS2008. The
on-line submission must be done before June 30, and a hard copy should
preferably be left at the conference desk during EXRS2008.