The competition was created to:
SBFoton Conference Student Paper Competition is organized by SBFoton and sponsored by IEEE Photonics Society.
To register in the competition each participant must attend SBFoton Conference 2019 as a graduate student when submitted the paper, must be the first author and must present the paper at the conference.
Online registration is open until September 30th.
Each competition entry must be authored by one student only – neither supervisor(s) nor other student(s) are allowed as co-participants.
The submission to the Student Paper Competition should provide the paper conference number/code, in accordance to the SBFoton ConferenceTechnical Program, the student’s name and the university’s name, where the research has been carried out by the competitor as a graduate student when the work was done. The student should also describe succinctly:
The competition extends equally to papers presented in oral session and poster session. Therefore the evaluation criteria will be set according to the type of presentation and, then, normalized to a common pattern. The competition will be evaluated by a jury of experts in the oral/poster presentation, during the designated Technical Session. Together with the online data entry system, the submissions will be evaluated for:
For the final score computation, the score received from reviewers during the review process (EDAS), prior to the conference, will be also taken into account.
The competition result announcement will take place on October 9th, 2018, during the SBFoton Conference 2019 Closing Ceremony. The top five students will receive, from the competition sponsor (IPS), the following grants:
The Brazilian Photonics Society has begun its activities on May 24th, 2017 with the main objective to work for increasing the importance and awareness of optics and photonics in Brazil and South America.
To contact SBFoton and take active part in this movement, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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