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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

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OVERVIEW

This is an open invitation for research abstracts within the scope of the Second European Congress on Photosynthesis Research.

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PURPOSE

Our aim is to provide a platform for researchers to present and discuss innovative ideas on Photosynthesis Research. Submit your abstract to gain recognition and valuable insights from experts in the research community!

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SUBMISSION

GUIDELINES

Make sure to follow our guidelines when submitting your abstract. Details on formatting and deadline can be found here below.

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REVIEW

PROCESS

Our review process is rigorous and fair. We ensure that all abstracts are reviewed by the members of the Scientific Committee which includes experts in the relevant research fields of the conference.

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EVALUATION

CRITERIA

Originality of ideas

Relevance to the conference themes

Methodological soundness

Contribution to the field of Photosynthesis

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TIMELINE & NOTIFICATION

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ABSTRACT Submission

OPENING

- 1 December 2023 - 

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ABSTRACT for oral presentations Submission

DEADLINE

- 29 February 2024 - 

Acceptance notifications will be sent starting two weeks after the submission deadline. 

All accepted abstracts will be scheduled for an oral or poster presentation.

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BENEFIT

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NETWORKING

OPPORTUNITIES

Interact with experts from EU and around the world  and establish meaningful connections with professionals in your research field.

BECOME A LEADER

IN YOUR FIELD

Gain exposure and recognition for your work and become a leader in your field. Develop your ideas and discuss your research with your peers.

CONFERENCE

PROGRAM

selected abstracts will be available to all conference participants therefore  will receive Visibility in the research community.

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TOPICS

  1. Reaction centers: Structure, mechanisms and evolution

  2. Water oxidation in natural and bioinspired systems

  3. Electron, proton and ion fluxes: regulation and application

  4. Light harvesting in oxygenic photosynthesis

  5. Light harvesting in anoxygenic photosynthesis and artificial systems

  6. Photosynthetic acclimation

  7. Biogenesis and maintenance of the photosynthetic apparatus

  8. Engineering leaf and canopy photosynthesis

  9. Carbon assimilation

  10. Engineering and biotechnology of photosynthetic microbes

  11. Aquatic photosynthesis: algae and cyanobacteria

  12. Ecophysiology of terrestrial photosynthesis

  13. Modelling photosynthesis (metabolic and large scale)

  14. Photosynthesis and Climate Change

  15. New technologies and perspectives 

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REQUIREMENTS

Oral and poster contributions both for the ePS YOUNG SESSION and the main conference will be selected based on the submitted abstracts.

It is mandatory to specify whether the applicant is either applying for an oral presentation or for a poster presentation and the related session theme, according to the topic list above.

All submitted abstracts must

  • follow the A4 template provided (click HERE to download the abstract template)

  • be written in English

  • have a maximal length of 350 words.including references (if provided)

  • be uploaded as .pdf file

  • be named by your last name

requirement

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

1) What are the eligibility requirements?
All researchers, regardless of their age or career stage, are invited to submit an abstract.

 

2) How many abstracts may I submit? (one registration, one abstract policy) 
You may submit multiple abstracts but please be aware that for each abstract independently, at least one (co-)author is required to register for the Conference (one registration-one paper policy).

3) Which is the presenting author's registration deadline?

In order to guarantee inclusion in the final conference program one author must be registered by the author's deadline communicated in the acceptance letter.
 

4) I am a student and my abstract has been accepted. Is a student registration fee accepted to comply with the one registration-one abstract policy?
Yes, it is.

We do encourage student attendance to the Conference. However, the student should also attend the conference and present her/his work. Should there be any change in the presenting Author, the applicable registration fee will be claimed.

 

5) Can I modify my abstract after submitting it?
No, once you submit your abstract, you cannot modify it.
Make sure to proofread and edit your abstract carefully before submission.

 

6) My abstract has been accepted. What shall I do? 
Instructions for oral or poster presentations will be sent to the e-mail adress provided at the stage of  submission

7) My abstract has been refused. Is it possible to contact the reviewers in order to get some further clarifications to help improve? 
Your submission was reviewed by the Scientific Committee for technical merit and suitability for the overall conference program. The Scientific Committee cannot give any further clarification.
 

8) May I attend the Conference even though I haven't submitted an abstract? 
You are very welcome to attend the Conference even if you haven't submitted an abstract or if your submitted abstract was unfortunately rejected.

Please contact abstracts@eps2.org

for any further questions you may have

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