Submission Guidelines

Paper Submission Guidelines

All accepted proceeding papers will be included in Scopus-indexed proceeding subject to the substantial revision made after review:


IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (IOP Publishing, Scopus Indexed)
Guide for author

Authors are also invited to submit a full paper, which is an extended version of the proceeding paper for consideration of publication in the special issue of our selected partner journals. Name of the journals will be updated soon.

Important note:
The submitted proceeding and full paper must be original, unpublished and currently not being considered for publication by other journals. The full paper for journal publication in special issue must not be the same as the one published in the proceeding. The following are the guidance from the guest editors that author must follow for publication in special issue:

  1. The submitted full paper must has been substantially revised, expanded (especially on the discussion) and rewritten so that it is significantly different from the conference paper or presentation on which it is based.
  2. Author must submit a plagiarism checking report and the similarity index should be below 10%. No filter is allowed. Bibliography can be excluded.
  3. The publication of full paper in the special issue is subjected to the journal reviewing process. Full paper will be evaluated based on it's originality, technical and/or research content, relevance to conference and contributions.


  1. Publication fee for all papers will be fully waived.
  2. Prior to the submission of the proceeding paper or/and full paper, authors have to submit the extended abstract to obtain a Paper ID. Kindly use the ESChE 2021 abstract template as attached via the link button below to prepare your abstract.