Call for Papers

Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Advanced Network

32nd Meeting, August 22-26, 2011 New Delhi



Editor: Chris Elvidge, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA [chris.elvidge@noaa.gov]

Select papers from the 32nd APAN will published online as part of the APAN Proceedings. Papers are invited from presenters in any of the scheduled sessions. There is no requirement for presenters to submit a paper. However, any presenter is welcome to submit a paper. Each submitted paper will be reviewed and scored by three independent reviewers. In some cases papers will be accepted provisionally, with specific changes recommended for revision prior to final acceptance. APAN aims to provide a forum for graduate students, faculty and researchers in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond to exchange information on their research activities that are based on or make use of high bandwidth networks.

Prospective authors should first contact the workshop chairs to discuss and refine the concept for their papers. The session schedule available at http://www.apan.net/meetings/India2011/schedule.php . The page has links to descriptions of the session and a listing of the session chairs.

Two rounds of reviews will be conducted. Round one is designed to provide authors with decisions prior to the APAN meeting start. Round two will be used to review papers submitted after the initial submission deadline and up to the final submission deadline, two weeks after the APAN meeting. No variance is anticipated in the submission deadline due dates.


Important Dates :
2011.03.08 Call for papers
Ongoing Submission of titles and abstract to WG chairs and editor
2011.05.31 Round one paper submission deadline
2011.06.30 Round one notification of acceptance
2011.07.31 Round one final paper due
2011.08.22-26 32nd APAN, New Delhi
2011.09.30 Round two paper submission deadline
2011.10.09 Round two notification of acceptance
2011.10.30 Round two final paper due
2011.11.30 Proceedings publication date


Author Guidelines:

Papers should use the designated template [Download Here]. There is no set page limit, but in general six to ten pages should be sufficient for most papers. Authors are welcome to use color figures and can submit ancillary media content that can be posted for download alongside their paper. At least one of the authors on each paper must attend the 32nd APAN and present the paper.


Submission of Papers:

Authors should submit their papers via the link listed below. To gain access to this system you will need to establish a login. Be sure to indicate the session you would like to present in. http://usymposia.upm.my/index.php/APAN_Proceedings/32nd_APAN/presenter/submit/1

Review of Papers:

For each review round, the editor will organize a review panel based on recommendations from the session chairs. In general, each paper will be rated by three reviewers. The review form is available for author ’ s perusal [Download Here]. The rejection rate on each round is set at 20%.


Documents to Download:

1) Template for Papers
2) Peer Review Form


If you have any questions, please contact the organizing team at ongbl@singaren.net.sg.

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