Preparation Guide for University LSI Design Contest

Key Dates:

  • Deadline for submission: 5PM AOE (Anywhere on earth) July 7 (Mon.)
    → Extended to 5 PM AOE, July 14 (Fri), 2017
  • Notification of acceptance: Sep. 11 (Mon.), 2017
  • Deadline for final version: 5 PM AOE (Anywhere on earth) Nov. 6 (Mon.), 2017


In order to submit your paper, please follow the instructions below.

1) Paper preparation

  • Initial manuscripts may include authors' names and their affiliations. Authors' names, their affiliations and the contact person are requested when you submit your paper on the the web page for paper submission.

  • The paper should be 2 pages in length including all figures, tables and references. The technical expositions will be reviewed by specialists but should include an introduction for nonspecialists that describes the problem and achieved results, focusing on the important ideas and their significance.

  • Accepted file format is PDF only. No other formats will be accepted. You must make a pdf file which can be read by Acrobat Reader 5.0. Manuscripts should not include special fonts such as Asian fonts.

  • The paper for initial submission is to be formatted like this (Latex, and Latex2e). You can get the templates of initial submission for Latex, Latex2e, and MSWord.

2) Paper Submission


  • It is mandatory that at least one co-author per accepted paper registers the conference at the speaker's registration rate. Please note that each paper shall be accompanied by at least one different full conference registration at the speaker rate (i.e., two speaker's registrations are needed for two accepted papers, e.g. from the main author or a co-author of the paper).


For more information, please contact: udc [at]

Last Updated on: January 27, 2017