January 31, 2001
(Submission interface is CLOSED)
- Notification of acceptance: April 30, 2001
- Camera-ready paper: May 25, 2001
The paper should clearly and concisely state the specific results
of the work, why it is important, and how it differs from prior
works by the authors or by others.
The main results of the work must be clearly indicated.
Do not submit work that has already been presented at another conference,
or that has already been published.
Submissions from universities as well as from industry are encouraged.
The review process is organized by the members in the
International Scientific Committee.
The accepted papers will be presented at regular or
Preparation of Papers
These instructions for the paper format are common for the
paper submission and for the final paper.
The contributions should be "full papers" rather than "abstracts".
However, for the paper submission these instructions are
guidelines rather than tight requirements.
The paper heading should include the paper title and author names
set across the full page width. The complete affiliations of the
authors (with email addresses) should be set as symbol-tagged
footnotes in the first column of the paper (In MS-Word, please use
Endnote instead of footnote).
Please adhere strictly to the 2-column 10-point font format in the
body of the paper. The section header font sizes and the overall format
of the paper can be seen in the printed template files.
The full paper must not exceed four A4-sized pages in length.
Pages should be without page numbers.
Please use one of the following file formats for electronic submission:
If you are unable to submit your paper in any of these formats,
please contact the conference secretariat for instructions.
- PDF file: The files must be readable
with Acrobat Reader version 3.0
- Microsoft Word DOC file: The files must be readable with MS-Word
Please submit the paper electronically by January 31, 2001.
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After completing the forms the browser window should be closed.
(Submission interface is CLOSED)
You will receive an email notification after the successfull uploading
of the paper.
(More help to submit the paper)
Questions and answers discussing the paper submission.
Download the LaTeX2e or Microsoft Word sample documents provided
The files will assist you in preparing your manuscript.
Please compare you final paper copy to the sample provided
to ensure that your paper has the same format (fonts, margins, styles).
Netscape: Use shift - left mouse button click to save the files you need.
Notification of Acceptance
Authors will be notified about the acceptance or rejection
of their paper not later than April 30, 2001.
Camera-ready manuscripts of the accepted papers are due
by May 25, 2001. These, too, are submitted
electronically on-line with the web-server interface.
Documents received after this date will not be published.
Please be sure photographic material is legible.
Each accepted paper (note the four-page limit) will be published in the
Proceedings of ECCTD'01.
The conference proceedings will only contain papers that have been
presented in the conference. To verify this, before printing the proceedings,
at least one author should register by May 31, 2001.
Note that final paper submissions only in PDF format are accepted.
Please use Type 1 font in creating the PDF-file. Type 3 font (bit-mapped)
is not acceptable (After running Latex, first try to use argument "-P pdf" in dvips,
If you are working with MS-Word, please see the
instructions how to convert DOC
files into PDF files.
ECCTD'01 Proceedings will be published by the Helsinki University of
Technology (HUT). For the publication, copyrights of the papers must be
transferred to HUT.