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"Call for Papers" for OCM Conference March 17-18, 2021 in Karlsruhe

The International Conference on Optical Characterization of Materials (OCM-2021) is organized by the Karlsruhe Center for Spectral Signatures of Materials (KCM) in cooperation with the German Chapter of the Instrumentation & Measurement Society of IEEE. KCM is an association of institutes of the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) and the business unit Automated Visual Inspection of the Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB.

Call for Papers

Prospective authors are invited to submit high-quality extended abstracts (max. two pages), per Email: representing original results in all areas of Optical Characterization of Materials. The final papers are limited to ten pages in single-column format, including figures. All manuscripts will be included in the conference proceedings, which will be published by KIT Scientific Publishing in high-quality color print.

For each oral presentation, 20 minutes will be provided for the talk, and 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Posters are allowed up to ISO A0 size (portrait orientation).

For each accepted paper one author has to register and present the paper at the conference. Detailed instructions for submissions on the page for Authors.


Submission of abstract: September 15, 2020

Notification of acceptance: October 26, 2020

Submission of final papers: January 11, 2021

Conference: March 17 - 18, 2021

Location: Karlsruhe, Germany

Karlsruhe, the city in the sunny south-west of Germany, famous for its fan-shaped historic street plan, close to the French border and surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the Black Forest, is a perfect place for conferences as well as for leisure time.

Karlsruhe is easily accessible via train, motorway or plane (Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden) and the Fraunhofer IOSB, which will host the conference, is located in walking distance to the heart of the city.


Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB)

Fraunhoferstraße 1

76131 Karlsruhe

Find more information about the OCM Conference: Fraunhofer IOSB

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