Authors are invited to submit a reasonably detailed abstract by 30th April 2021.(All accepted and presented ICSSC papers will be published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on the IET Digital Library and IEEE Xplore platform and indexed in Inspec and submitted for indexing in Ei Compendex and Scopus topics. Selected ICSSC papers will also be published as chapters in a book titled Advances in Communications Satellite Systems.)
We require a detailed abstract that is two pages in length (including any figures and references) and describes original work which has not been previously published. Please use ARIAL font size 11, unless otherwise instructed below, and convert your prepared abstract into PDF format before submission.Your abstract should have the following contents in the order listed. Mandatory content must be provided. Optional content may be provided if deemed useful in describing your proposed paper to reviewers.
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In view of the rescheduling of the 26th Ka and 38th ICSSC Joint Conference to the new date of 27th – 30th September 2021 at the same venue in Arlington, Virginia, USA, all abstracts submitted by 30th September 2020, if accepted (following the acceptance procedure described in the next section), will be included in an online publication.The publication will be freely accessible at https://www.kaconf.com/ICSSC-abstractpublication.php, in a dedicated section of the Conference website and will serve two important roles.It will acknowledge and credit each author’s research and contribution in a timely fashion, without waiting until 2021. It will also help to attract more participants to the conference to exchange ideas with each author/speaker in connection with their work.It would help, to enhance the communication of the quality of your contribution, if you ensured that your submission is a detailed abstract that is two pages long, including text, diagrams, and references.Authors who agree to have their abstract published online must send a written authorization to email@example.com by 30th September 2020 with the statement, “I hereby authorize the Organizing Committee to publish my abstract, submitted to the 26th Ka and 38th ICSSC Joint Conference, on the Conference website.”The publication is freely accessible pushing the buttons below26th Ka 38th ICSSC
After the close of the abstracts submission deadline, each submitted abstract will be reviewed by three independent and internationally diverse expert reviewers. They will pass their recommendations to the Chair of ICSSC Technical Program Committee who will make a final decision on acceptance or rejection considering the limited number of oral presentation slots available in the technical program.Notification of acceptance will be sent by e-mail by the Organizing Committee only to the lead author by 28th May 2021 for papers submitted after 30th September 2020.If an otherwise good paper fails to make the cut due solely to a lack of space, it will be placed on stand-by. Following this decision, all lead authors will be notified by email.The lead author of each accepted abstract must then confirm their willingness to submit and present their paper by replying promptly to the acceptance notification and in any case not later than 18th June 2021. Failure to confirm in a timely fashion may result in the paper being withdrawn or replaced with a stand-by paper.