Paper Submission

Papers should contain significant technical content to be accepted. No presentation will be permitted at the conference without the submission and acceptance of a technical paper. Accepted papers will be published in the proceedings and will also be available on CD. Pending author approval they may be available on the IMR website. The proceedings are printed in black and white.

Papers should be 8-12 pages in length (9 point, two columns) and received by May 15, 2003. Formatting details including templates for Word and LaTeX will be available on the conference web site. Final camera-ready papers not meeting formatting guidelines will not be accepted for publication in the proceedings. Paper submissions will be accepted in Word, PDF and PostScript. Electronic submission only. Papers can be transferred by anonymous ftp to (place in directory pub/incoming/jfsheph/12imr) or can be mailed to

Files transferred via anonymous ftp should be named as follows, to avoid collisions on the ftp site: names should start with the first authors last name, followed by a hyphen, followed by the last four digits of the author's phone number. Authors should send email to Alper Üngör, with the paper title and file name immediately after placing it on the site.

Questions regarding paper submission should be addressed to Alper Üngör, John Steinbrenner or Paul Chew, Technical Papers Co-Chairs.

Alper Üngör
Duke University
Dept. of Computer Science, LSRC
Durham, North Carolina 27707
Phone: 919-660-6503
Fax: 919-660-6519

John Steinbrenner
Pointwise, Inc.
213 Jennings Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Phone: 817-377-2807 ext. 106
Fax: 817-377-2799


Paul Chew
Cornell University
Dept. of Computer Science, Upson Hall
Ithaca, New York 14853
Phone: 607-255-9217
Fax: 607-255-4428

Formatted template files for acceptable final drafts:

Download Word Template

Download PDF Template

Download Latex Format
Download Latex Style

Download Latex Figure (eps format)

Download Latex Bibliography

Download Latex Bibliography Style File

Download compilation of Latex Files

If you do not wish to use the Templates provided, you must follow these guidlines.




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Proceedings and Journal Special Issue
The conference proceedings will be published by Sandia National Laboratories and distributed at the Roundtable. Selective high-quality papers will be published in a special issue of Engineering with Computers Journal

Maintained by: Bernadette Watts
Modified on: June 30, 2003