The Proceedings of the SCES 2017 conference will be published in a special issue of Physica B: Condensed Matter (, which has the impact factor 1.352.

Only papers presented at SCES 2017 will be considered for publication in Proceedings. The submitted papers should have the same title as the corresponding abstract which has been accepted for presentation at SCES 2017.

There is no strict page limit for papers in the SCES2017 Proceedings in Physica B. Authors are only expected to present relevant (to the talk/poster at SCES 2017) material of current scientific interest. If this happens not to be the case, the authors will be requested by the editors Proceedings to shorten the manuscript by removing unnecessary material.  

Authors are recommended to read the Guide for Authors before preparing a manuscript.

Instructions for submission: 

  • The submission website for this journal is located at:
  • To ensure that all manuscripts are correctly identified for inclusion into the special issue you are editing, it is important that authors select "SI: PHYSB_SCES 2017" when they reach the "Article Type" step in the submission process. 
  • To follow the Physica B journal submission requirements, include any text file to "Responses to technical check results" in your original submission.

By contract with Elsevier, the deadline for paper submission is fixed on June 30, 2017 and the date of publication of the SCES 2017 Proceedings on December 15, 2017.