Italian Crystal Growth 2017 


Abstract Submission ICG2017

NEW!!   Poster-guidelines available  (poster-guidelines)

Abstract submission begin: May 15th, 2017

Abstract submission deadline: July 25th, 2017 

NEW!!  Abstract Submission Deadline Extended to 20th September, 2017


Participants, who would like to make an oral or poster presentation at the conference, must submit an abstract to the Program Committee.

Presenting author: name must appear first (underlined) in the list of authors.


Invited speakers, too, are requested to submit an abstract according to the instructions below.


The topics of the session (TS) are all defined. Up to two speakers will be invited by the corresponding TS chairpersons. The additional speakers will be selected by the chairpersons, after the evaluation of the abstracts proposed by the authors as oral contributions.



TS 1 -   Fundamentals of Crystal Growth
TS 2 -   Low Dimensional Structures: films, wires, dots
TS 3 -   Organic-based Materials
TS 4 -   Crystalline Materials for Energy
TS 5 -   Industrial Crystallization
TS 6 -   Crystallization of Biomolecules


The identification of TS needs to be specified at the time of abstract submission. It will be responsibility of the chairpersons to complete the TS program by selecting the additional speakers among the applying participants.

Oral presentations: 20 minutes (15 minutes + 5 minutes for discussion)

The contribution will be automatically redirected to the poster session, under the same TS, if the request for an oral presentation cannot be fulfilled.

The instructions for the preparation of the abstracts (specified below) will be available on the web site. The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the contents of the abstract before submission.

Acceptance as a speaker in a given TS will be communicated to the author on September 30th, 2017. Acceptance of the poster contribution will be also notified to the presenting authors on September 30th, 2017.

All abstracts will be published in a digital Booklet that will be distributed at the conference.


Abstract Preparation Instructions

Abstract Template (MS Word) (.doc)

Abstract Template (MS Word) (.docx)


1.    Submitted abstracts on ICG2017 must be written in English.

2.    Only abstracts sent by e-mail will be evaluated by the Program Committee. No hardcopy submissions will be considered.

3.    The content of the abstract is the responsibility of the author(s) only.


Please send your abstract (as a MS Word .doc or .docx file named name_surname) via email to On the Subject Line please write: ICG2017, the last name of the presenting author, the selected TS and your preference of holding an oral or poster presentation; (e.g.: ICG2017, Smith, TS1, Poster).

Young researchers ("Junior", under 32 years old) must also specify in the email if they apply for the conference awards: conference awards, Junior, PhD Student or undergraduate Student or No Student. 

Conference awards: Four ICG2017 awards reserved to young researchers (under 32 years old) are available. Please check the page Conference Awards for detailed informations.




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