Scientific Information

Call for Abstracts

We invite you to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation at the 7th International Conference on Surface Plasmon Photonics (SPP7).

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline: JANUARY 14, 2015

Abstract Submission Information

  • Abstracts must be submitted in English, via the on-line Abstract Submission Form (link on the bottom of this page). You will be required to fill in all fields on the on-line Abstract Submission Form.  
  • Abstracts will be published on the SPP7 website approximately one month prior to the conference. Submission of an abstract constitutes the abstract submitter/authors' consent of this publication.
  • Notifications on the status of contributed abstracts will be sent to the presenting author by February 10, 2015.
  • Registration of the presenting author is required by March 10, 2015, the Early Registration deadline.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Before starting the abstract submission process please read the following instructions and make sure to complete all abstract submission sections listed below.

The dimensions of the printed area of the entire abstract should fit into an A4 or letter size page, Font: Times New Roman 12 pt, single space. 

Presenting author

Complete full contact details of the presenting author, in Upper and Lower Case (i.e. David Cohen).
The name of the presenting author will automatically appear as the first author.

  • Insert the names of the additional authors only, in the order that they should appear on the
    abstract. (You will be able to use the edit option to change the order of the presenting author, or other co-authors, if needed).
  • Use full first name and last name of all authors, in Upper and Lower case.
Affiliation/s (Institution/s) 
  • Insert institution details and check the box/es of author/s associated to that institution. 
    Fields include: Affiliation (Institution), Department, City (State, if applicable) and Country.
  • Make a separate entry for each institution. Do not repeat identical institution details if they apply to more than one author.
  • Text should be in Upper and Lower Case. 
  • Do not abbreviate Department, Institute, University, etc.
  • In the department field, list "Department of….” if relevant, as only the words you insert, will show on the abstract.
Presentation type

Select from the following options:
  • Oral presentation
  • Oral or Poster  
  • Poster presentation
  • Invited lecture - to be selected only by invited speakers.

Main Topics

Select on the Abstract Form one of the following topics that most closely relates to your presentation.

 1.   Biosensors for Health Care          
 2.   Devices for Telecommunications
 3.   Electron-Plasmon Interactions
 4.   Light Concentration for Solar Energy          
 5.   Loss Compensation and Plasmon Lasing
 6.   Near-Field Instrumentation
 7.   Nonlocality
 8.   Novel Plasmonic Materials
 9.   Quantum Effects    
10.  Other
Abstract Title

Limited to 25 words. Please type in your abstract title (do not copy & paste).
Use Title Case.
Example for listing your abstract title: This Abstract is Submitted for Presentation at the SPP7 Conference
Abstract Body
  • Limited to 350 words including references (fewer if figures/tables are included)
  • Copy & paste your abstract into the abstract area or type it in directly
  • Abbreviations must be defined upon first use and avoided in the title
  • Images: must be uploaded as JPG, GIF or PNG. Please note that each image equals to approx. 35 words. Images should be of up to 500kb
  • References should be listed below the abstract body, in square brackets [1],[2],[3]
  • Most important: proofread your abstract and insert/format special characters that were not saved in the copy & paste process. You should then click "Submit”
Submission Acknowledgement
After you click SUBMIT, a system "End Message” will indicate that the abstract was successfully submitted.
You will then be able to "Preview” your abstract and use the update link to revise it, if needed. In this case, you should click SUBMIT again. No acknowledgement will be sent after updating the abstract.

E-mail Acknowledgement & Abstract Number: Shortly after submitting your abstract, you will receive by e-mail an automatic detailed submission acknowledgement with your abstract number. It will also include a link to access your abstract (should you need to revise it).

System Information
The abstract submission system is designed to run on many internet browsers, but we recommend that you use the latest versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer (v.11 / v.10), Google Chrome 5, or Firefox (v3.6 or better).

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