The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to December 31, 2009.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

Title of no more than 80 characters.

Contributed papers will be 25-minute oral presentations. Interested authors should submit an abstract of no more than 300 words. Submissions may include figures if desired, but both abstract text and any figure(s) must fit on a single standard letter page. Submissions should be in one of the following formats:

  • MS Word (.doc)
  • Plain text (.txt)
  • PDF (.pdf)

Submission categories:

  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Education
  • Technology
  • Design
  • Art
  • Any combination of the above categories

Your abstract should be sent to 5osmeabstracts [at] and should include the following information:

Author(s) full name(s):
Institutional affiliation(s):
Corresponding author:
Email address:
Postal address:
Audio/Visual requirements*:

*We will provide an overhead transparency projector and a standard VGA-input data projector for each session. Any additional equipment needs will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Abstracts are due by 31 December 2009. The corresponding author will receive an email acknowledgement of receipt of the abstract, and will be notified by mid-February 2010 of the status of the submission. The program committee may query the author(s) for additional information. Abstracts will be published on the web after acceptance and in printed form at the conference.

Authors of accepted abstracts will be invited to submit a paper (maximum length of 10 pages) by June 30, 2010 for publication in the conference proceedings.