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Full Papers for Phil Trans A

Critical Dates

The schedule for submission of full papers to the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A is as follows:

Date of submission of full papers for further review: Sunday 24 January 2010

Decisions to authors: From Monday 15 March 2010

Revision period: From 15 March 2010 to 26 April 2010

Closing date for camera ready papers: 1 May 2010

The journal issues are then scheduled to appear online in August 2010.

Instructions to Authors

Full papers should be no more than 6,000 words, excluding references. Instructions for authors are available on the journal pages at

Please note: You can now submit your papers via this website, by clicking on the following link (EasyChair): Once you have logged in, go to the submission page and then to add a submission. Fill in the required fields. Do not submit your paper directly to the journal at this stage.

Once we have reviewed your final draft (during the week of 26 April), we will ask you to submit your paper directly to the journal using their online submission system (details to be emailed to authors). You can submit your paper as a LaTeX file or a Word document, but if using Word, you must make sure to upload figures separately (not embedded in the Word document). Please note that the Phil Trans A abstract field only allows input of up to 2000 characters and no more than this.

Past Journal Issues

You can view the two special issues arising from AHM 2008 at:

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