Call for Papers

Each abstract should include the following:

l  Program topic

l  Abstract title

l  Author(s) and affiliation(s)

l  Corresponding author’s contact information

l  Abstract text

Abstract Format:

Microsoft Word format, less than 3 pages ( including figures and tables ), using 1.5 line spacing and 12-point Times New Roman font.

Deadline for Abstract Submission:

Abstract should be submitted by June 15, 2018 via email at

Poster limitation:

Approximately 2.4 m by 1.2 m or 8 ft by 4 ft; ONE poster board is provided for each presenter.


During the conference, TSOP judges will be awarding the Best Student Oral and Poster Presentation. 

Usually two awards, $300 for the oral presentation and $200 for the poster presentation, are given during TSOP conference dinner. 

Student-author must make the oral presentation to qualify for the Best Oral Presentation award. 

Student-author of the poster must be present in front of his/her poster during the poster session to qualify for Best Poster Presentation the award.