must include :
- title of paper,
- author name(s),
- author physical
- author e-mail address(es),
- author phone number(s),
- keywords describing the paper
from the list of conference topics.
- a 50-200 word abstract of the
paper (at beginning of paper),
- the text of the paper (including all
figures, tables, acknowledgments, and appendices, if any), and
- maximum 12 single-sided pages
Accepted file formats are PDF
We highly encourage you to carefully consider the
reviewers' comments when preparing the final version of your contribution.
To include the paper in the proceedings volume, the
following conditions must be met:
o We must have received your final camera-ready paper by: DECEMBER,
10, 2002. This is a HARD deadline.
o Your paper must be presented at the conference.
o At least one of the authors must have registered for
the conference by the 17th January.
o Your final paper must be formatted according to the
formatting notes of Springer-Verlag:
There you will find instructions and style files for
LaTeX and Word users (LaTeX2e
preferred). The PAGE LIMIT for papers is MAX. 12 SINGLE-SIDED PAGES
need your paper in electronic form either as a pdf or ps file (named Family_name-First_name-Paper-ID.ps/pdf) in addition to ALL
source files (compressed into a single file named
Family_name-First_name-Paper-ID.Z/zip/gz). Please e-mail these to:
. We will then make the printout as specified by Springer-Verlag.
o For each paper accepted you must fax us (+47 22 85 24
01, Att: Jim Torresen) a signed COPYRIGHT FORM which you find at:
is sufficient, if one author signs on behalf of all authors of a paper.