Following the IAU Symposia guidelines, and according to the existing publishing contract between IAU and CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (CUP), the proceedings volume of IAUS283 will be published by CUP within 6 months after the meeting.  As the proceedings volume is included in the Registration Fee, each participant will automatically receive a copy of it.


CUP needs three months for its own processing of the manuscripts, leaving three months for the authors and the scientific Editors to do their work.  This imposes a very strict deadline for the authors to provide their manuscripts.  Therefore, the deadline for manuscript submission is September 9th.  Please send your manuscript to


Maximum page length is: 8 pages for Invited Reviews, 4 pages for Contributed Talks, and 2 pages for Poster presentations.


The rules and guidelines for manuscript submission


are based on the publishing contract between IAU and CUP.  All the necessary files to prepare the manuscript can be found at:


Additionally, the authors must give their consent to publish and transfer the copyright, either by filling in the online form


Deadline for final version of manuscript: September 9th, 2011.