Scientific Committee & Publication

The paper abstracts are evaluated by the O&M Scientific Committee consisting of highly qualified and experienced experts on the conference topics from both the academic and the industrial community.

The O&M 2019 Scientific Committee consists of:

prof. Josef Lazar, Ph.D. – Institute of Scientific Instruments of the CAS (CZE)
RNDr. Karel Žídek, Ph.D. - Institute of Plasma Physics of the CAS (CZE)
prof. Ing. Pavel Mokrý, Ph.D. – Technical University of Liberec (CZE)
Ing. Lukáš Steiger, Ph.D. – Institute of Plasma Physics of the CAS (CZE)

Acceptance and publishing of papers

The accepted manuscripts will be published in SPIE Digital Library or in ACC Journal (an international scientific journal published by The Technical University of Liberec). The authors can choose the manner of publication

The official language of the conference is English.


•    14th July 2019 – Delivery of abstracts
•    31st August 2019 – Announcement of acceptance of papers for publication
•    20th September 2019 – Delivery of the complete text of the paper
•    8th - 10th October 2019 – Date of the conference


For the purpose of publishing the paper in the proceedings, it is necessary to send the abstracts in by on-line form (found at by 14th July 2019. The authors will be informed about the admission of the abstracts by 31st August 2019.


Publication in the SPIE Digital Library:

All accepted manuscripts are required to follow the SPIE manuscript preparation, submission, and ethical guidelines available at this link.

Samples of SPIE's manuscript format and layout for A4 paper size are available via the link below. Manuscripts must be:

•    A minimum of 4 (four) single-sided pages, single-spaced, formatted to SPIE Specifications
•    Written in English, with clearly understandable text and figures
•    Technically sound, with sufficient data to explain results and support conclusions
•    Received by the manuscript due date
•    Not acceptable: short summaries, viewgraphs, or abstracts; overtly commercial content

A SPIE Transfer of Copyright form will need to be signed by at least one author of the manuscript and returned to SPIE.

SPIE journals welcome submission of journal-ready manuscripts derived from conference papers, as appropriate for each journal, you can find more information at this link.

The authors shall cite their own work only as necessary to their O&M2019 papers and the reviewers shall require authors to remove extraneous self-citations.

Publication in ACC Journal:
The authors who prefer their paper to be published in the ACC Journal are required to follow the instructions and use the template form.
Please send the complete text of the paper for publication in ACC Journal to by 20th September 2019.


An early payment option of the registration fee for authors of papers is available until 31st August 2019. The registration fee may also be paid later. The publishing of a paper is subject to the payment of the registration fee. It is essential that the receipt or confirmation of the bank transfer of the registration fee to the conference bank account is delivered to the organizers of the conference immediately after the transaction, preferrably by e-mail.

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