Abstract Submission & Publication

Instructions for abstract preparation

Abstract Template Materiais2019
The official language of the Symposium is English.
To submit an abstract please use the template and send it to the following e-mail:


On submission please tell us if you intend an oral or a poster presentation
Each participant may submit up to 2 abstracts

Submited contibutions can be published in one of the following Journals.


A special issue of Materials Letters: X will publish FREE OF CHARGE selected works presented at the conference.
Materials Letters: X is the open access mirror journal of Materials Letters, which offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately, permanently, and freely accessible.
The Editors and editorial process for Materials Letters  X are the same as for Materials Letters, providing the same reputable peer-review and high standards.




The agreement recently established between SPM (Sociedade Portuguesa de Materiais) and MDPI publisher allows for manuscript submission to a special issue of the open access journal Materials (Impact Factor: 2.467 (2017); ISSN 1996-1944) with a 30% discount on the APCs. For more details about the journal please see https://www.mdpi.com/journal/materials
Submission to the Materials special issue of Materiais2019 can be made from April 18 th to September 30 th 2019. The submission website for this journal is located at: https://susy.mdpi.com/user/manuscripts/upload?form[journal_id]=14
Before preparing your manuscript please see the instructions for authors at https://www.mdpi.com/journal/materials/instructions
To ensure that all manuscripts are correctly identified it is important that authors select ‘Materiais2019, X International Symposium on Materials” when they reach the “Article Type” step in the submission process. All submitted papers (oral & poster) will be peer viewed and published online after acceptance.
If you have any questions about the submission process for the journal, please contact editorial office
via e-mail materials@mdpi.com

The Cultural Heritage Special Session participants of Materiais2019 will have the possibility to submit manuscripts to a Special Issue from HERITAGE, the MDPI Open Access journal dedicated to cultural and natural heritage science, https://www.mdpi.com/journal/heritage.
For this Special Issue HERITAGE graciously waives the associated submission fees and manuscripts can be submitted from today until 30th of June 2019 through the link https://www.mdpi.com/journal/heritage/special_issues/EMRS_Materials_2019