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Munich, Germany
23 - 27 June 2019
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Follow these instructions to develop a successful abstract, presentation, and manuscript, for presentation at the conference and publication in the Proceedings of SPIE in the SPIE Digital Library.

1. Submit an Abstract

  • Read the Submission Guidelines
  • Browse the conference call for papers.
  • Click "Submit an abstract" from within the conference, and you'll be prompted to sign in to your SPIE.org account to complete the submission wizard.

Submission Questions? Contact Annie Gerstl.

2. Prepare to Present at the Conference

Presentation Questions? Contact Annie Gerstl

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3. Update and Resubmit Your Extended Summary (optional)

Authors submitted a 3-page extended summary as a part of the abstract submission process. This file is used for technical review and, if accepted, will also be published in the Proceedings of SPIE. Unlike past years, a second submission for publication is not necessary, although authors will have the option to revise and expand summaries prior to publication (revisions due by 28 May, optional). View extended summary/manuscript formatting guidelines and download templates

Manuscript questions? Please contact authorhelp.


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Important dates

Abstracts due
16 January 2019

Author notification
18 March 2019

Manuscripts due
28 May 2019

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