Local Area Manuscripts



Upload Instructions

Manuscripts are due on or before 2 July 2018.

The International Detonation Symposium's goal is to document these updated findings in energetics and detonation science in a way that allows all of the contributors to share their findings every four years. A paper is expected for all who provide oral or poster presentations.

Formatting Your Manuscript

  • Follow instructions in the template file below for specific formatting.
  • There is an 8 page limit for poster presentations and a 10 page limit for all other presentations.
  • Please write your manuscript so that it is suitable for public release. The primary author will be asked to agree to a Public Release Statement pertaining to your manuscript and presentation as one of the Author Tasks in the Presenter Portal.

Download the Microsoft Word Manuscript Template (.docx)
Download the Manuscript Template (LaTeX)
Note: If using LaTeX to prepare your paper, please be sure to convert to PDF format before uploading.

Uploading Your Manuscript

  • Please upload one document per submission (either PDF or Word; manuscripts prepared with LaTeX must be submitted in .pdf format).
  • If there are two or more authors for your paper, please select one author to upload the file to avoid accidental file overwrite.
  • Remember, manuscripts are by 2 July 2018.

Access the Presenter Portal HERE (Remember to search your email for your Access Key)

Review & Revision Process

What to Expect / Author's Role

Session Chairs have been tasked with reviewing the manuscripts from their sessions and have been asked to provide feedback regarding any revisions on or before August 31, 2018. If you have not been contacted by this date, please let us know so that we can follow up with the Session Chair/Reviewer.

The purpose of the manuscript review and revision process is to ensure that your manuscript is ready for publication in the 16th IDS Proceedings. Please review the Manuscript Pre-Publication Tasks document (below) for guidance on what to expect and instructions for your part of this process.

Manuscript Pre-Publication Tasks(.pdf)

Contact Us:

Questions? Email info@intdetsymp.org
or call 410-992-7302, ext. 215 (Shelley Cohen)

The Johns Hopkins University Energetics Research Group (JHU WSE ERG) is the organization providing logistical and administrive coordination for the 16th IDS.