Guidelines for abstract & manuscript submission

 

For abstract/manuscript submission, a registered participant may submit only one abstract/manuscript. The abstract/manuscript should be submitted online via the conference website.  

All abstracts and manuscripts must be written in English and prepared using Microsoft Word (see Abstract template). To submit an abstract and/or a manuscript for either a poster or an oral presentation, please select one of the following alternatives:

 

Category 1: Abstract only 
Please prepare your abstract according to the abstract template (see Abstract template) and submit it  here. 

Please note that this category is applicable only for Poster presentation.

 

Category 2: Abstract and Full-text Conference Proceeding 
Please prepare your abstract according to the abstract template (see Abstract template) and the manuscript according to the proceeding template (see Proceeding template).
  
If you select this category, please upload both abstract and proceeding  here.


Category 3: Abstract and Manuscript to be published in Science & Technology Asia Journal  (Scopus indexed; Q3) 

Please prepare your abstract according to the abstract template (see Abstract template) and prepare the manuscript according to  the journal’s Author Guidelines.

If you select this category, please upload both abstract and manuscript  here.

 

Up to 20 research papers can be published in the Science & Technology Asia journal - free of publication charge. The corresponding author will be notified if your submission is selected for further peer review process of the journal. The corresponding author will be required to register in the Editorial Manager system (online) of the journal. Upon successful registration, you will be sent an e-mail with instructions to verify your registration. Please write a comment to the box of "Comments to the Editor" that "This manuscript will be presented at PST2022 Conference". 

 

In case your submission is accepted by the journal, the Editor will send the acceptance letter to the corresponding author. However, please note that the actual publication can take up to two years to appear in print because of a long queue of accepted papers await to be published in the journal.

 

If your manuscript is rejected by Science & Technology Asia Journal, your submission category will be switched to your 2nd preference.

 

Category 4: Abstract and Manuscript to be published in Key Engineering Materials Journal (Scopus indexed; Q4) 
Up to 30 research papers can be published in Key Engineering Materials (KEM). Please prepare your abstract according to the abstract template (see Abstract template) and the manuscript according to the manuscript template of KEM (see Manuscript format of KEM). Your manuscript should be no longer than 6 pages (A4).

If you select this category, please upload both abstract and manuscript. The abstract should be submitted to PST2022 website here. The manuscript should be submitted separately to the KEM journal website. We will send you username and password in order to access the journal website and upload your manuscript. Please follow the instructions that you receive in your email.

The author should prepare the manuscript according to the “Guide for Authors”. The content of manuscript should match to the scope of the journal. “Research article” should be selected in the online submission.

 

Important:  Once your manuscript is accepted by Key Engineering Materials journal, you will need to pay an additional publication fee (THB4,500 or USD130) prior to publication. Extra page charges (THB600 per page) will be applied if your manuscript is longer than 6 pages. The payment can be made via money transfer. Please follow the instructions in the notification letter you receive in the email.  Notification of manuscript acceptance and publication fee invoice will be sent to your email before May 20, 2022.

 

Please note that the acceptance by the PST Scientific committee is preliminary. The final decision for publication will be made by the KEM journal.

 

If your manuscript is rejected by Key Engineering Materials Journal, your submission category will be switched to your 2nd preference.