Abstract Submission Deadline: March 15th, 2012
The IMLB 2012 Scientific Program Committee cordially invites you to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations. (It should be noted that the number of oral presentations is limited.) All abstracts should be submitted online. Online abstract submission will be available from September 1st, 2011.

Abstract Submission Guideline
The submission of an abstract implies your consent to let us publish it it in the Abstract Book. All presenting authors of accepted abstracts are expected to attend the congress and register via online registration by May 15, 2012.

1. Abstracts should be submitted online.
2. Abstracts should be submitted in English using the abstract template form which can be downloaded.
3. Authors may further edit and modify submitted abstracts until the submission deadline. It is the responsibility of the authors to ensure that
their text does not contain typos or grammatical errors.
4. No proofreading will be carried out, and no correction will be possible after the submission deadline.
5. Authors have the option of choosing their presentation type (oral or poster). However, the scientific program committee will make the final
decision after review.

Young Investigator Award
The IMLB 2012 Organizing Committee offers Young Investigator Award to encourage the participation of young scientists in IMLB 2012. The IMLB 2012 award committee will be organized and announced soon.
Applicant should be a participant who presents an abstract and must be under the age of 35 (born after 1977. 1. 1).
More detailed information and application will be announced with the acceptance of abstract on the IMLB 2012 website. All applicants should tick off the award application field and upload a copy of your passport on the submission system. The application system will be updated after the acceptance of abstracts is announced.

Abstract Submission Topics
Cathode materials
Electrolytes and separators
Modeling and analysis
Cell design and evaluation
Anode materials
Interface phenomena
Safety and reliability
System and application
New battery systems

Steps for Submitting Abstracts

Notification of Acceptance
All submitted abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Program Committee according to standard review procedures. Notification of acceptance will be sent by e-mail to corresponding, presenting and abstract submitting authors by March 30, 2012.

Withdrawn Abstracts
If the presenting author of an accepted abstract does not register by May 15, 2012, the abstract will be automatically withdrawn from the final
If you must withdraw an abstract, please notify the IMLB 2012 Secretariat in writing as soon as possible.

Journal Publication
IMLB2012 will call for papers for journal publication with the Journal of Power Sources.
IMLB2012 is honored to have this opportunity, thanks to the interest and cooperation from the journal.
All final papers are required to be submitted to the Local Scientific Program Committee of IMLB 2012. Click

Please find the below schedule, and we will announce more details as soon as we finalize the process.

Paper Submission Guideline: The process will be the same as the abstract submission.
Paper Template: The format template will be the same as the format of the Journal of Power Sources. Additional details will be
announced later on.
Paper Submission Open: 2012. 6. 17
Paper Deadline: 2012. 7. 17

If you have any questions regarding the abstract submission, please contact the IMLB 2012 secretariat.
E-mail: abstract@imlb2012.org