Sample Manuscript in PDF Format
Download samples of SPIE's manuscript format and layout for letter and A4 paper sizes at the links below. The text of these samples detail SPIE's format preferences.
Sample Manuscript PDF - Letter
Sample Manuscript PDF - A4
Microsoft Word Template Downloads
Save the appropriate template to your directory by right-clicking and choosing "Save Target As..." and open the file.
If you download the blank template, input your content directly. Margins are pre-set and style pull-down menus are available in the Word toolbar.
If you downlad the file containing sample content, input your content over the sample content. Margins are pre-set and style pull-down menus are available in the Word toolbar.
MSWord Template - Letter (Blank)
MSWord Template - Letter (with sample content)
MSWord Template - A4 (Blank)
MSWord Template - A4 (with sample content)