Instructions for Accepted Contributions
the Springer Verlag Series LNCS
The PPAM2005 Proceedings will
be published by
Springer-Verlag in their Lecture Notes in Computer Science
the new version of the "Authors' Instructions" for the printed and the
From now on
manuscripts must be accompanied by a signed copyright form.
files can be found on Springer Verlag website
in the Computer Science section under the LNCS header.
Please send a
printout of your contribution, your files (see below), and the
completed and signed copyright form to the volume editors (see address
below). They will check the contributions, decide in which order they
shall appear in the book, and send the complete manuscript, the
complete files, and the complete copyright forms of their volume on to
Contributed papers have a page limit of 8 pages.
Invited papers may consist of
max 12 pages.
The copyright form can be also send by fax
accept only camera-ready manuscripts prepred using LaTeX2e
together with the corresponding Springer class file llncs.cls. Only if
you use LaTeX2e and llncs.cls will we be able to add hyperlinks to your
manuscript in the online version. The LaTeX2e macro package for LNCS
contains further files: llncs.dem is a sample input file which you may
take as a source for your own input, llncs.doc is the documentation of
the class. We also provide the LaTeX2e source file of the "Authors'
Instructions", which may serve as a further sample input.
We would like
to stress that the style files should not be manipulated and that the
guidelines regarding font sizes and format should be adhered to. This
is to ensure that the end product is as homogeneous as possible.
please produce your figures electronically and integrate them into your
text-file. For LaTeX users we recommend using the style-files psfig or
to Submit Your Manuscript
Please submit to the volume editors (see address below), your source
(input) files, e.g. TEX files for the text and EPS files for figures,
the final DVI, PS and PDF files of the final version of your
contribution. When generating the PDF file please avoid using the option
"reverse order". Make sure that the text is identical in all cases.
of the Electronic Files
The invited and contributed presentations are labelled IAxx and CAxx,
will be used to identify the electronic files of each individual
manuscript. Please, name all files in the following way. The
name of each file name should be IPxx.yyy for invited presentation xx,
where xx is a surename of the first author, and CPxx.yyy for
contributed presentation number xx (= 1 to 108).
Moreover, .yyy denotes the appropriate file name extension, e.g., .tex,
.eps, etc. The file names of figures should be IPxx_fig1.yyy,
IPxx_fig2.yyy, etc. We illustrate the naming conventions for
manuscript CP15, that we assume is prepared using LeTeX2e. The
manuscript is assumed to include two figures in eps-format.
The following files should be submitted:
describes which number should be used for each contribution to PPAM2005.
Submit you paper that fulfill
the Springer requirements to
and the hard copy version with signed copyright form to
Computational and Information Sciences
Deadline for electronic submission of manuscripts is October 31, 2005.
att: PPAM2005 Proceedings
Czestochowa University of Technology
Dabrowskiego 73, Czestochowa 42-200