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Aug 21 – 26, 2023
Europe/Zurich timezone
Deadline for submission of written contributions is November 30, 2023.


Papers related to ISMD 2023 conference will be published as an e-proceedings, for which we would like to ask and encourage everyone to write-up their talk and upload it to arXiv, preferably in the style provided in (but of course this is not mandatory).

Besides that, we encourage participants to submit their papers to a dedicated Special Issue of MDPI Universe. These will be peer-reviewed as any journal submission. There is no maximal length, but a minimum: approx. 4000 words. Submitted papers should contain enough novel content (except for reviews, which are acceptable from senior contributors). Please note that the three paper types possible for this special issue are Article, Review, and Communication (limited number). For more details, including various article types, please visit

We invite the write-up of all the talks (including invited, contributed and flash /poster talks) presented at ISMD 2023 to a Special Issue of the MDPI Journal Universe for a journal publication, with the caveat that preliminary experimental data are welcome as per presented at this conference. The manuscripts will undergo anonymous referee review, as per the journal policy, keeping in mind that this issue will be a refereed proceedings level journal publication. Correspondingly, the Author Publication Charge (APC) is reduced to an ISMD 2023 special 90% discount to an  APC of 180 CHF. Please also read the Submission guide carefully for further details.

For further details, please visit the Special Issue page at or the page of ISMD 2023 announcing the proceedings: ,,

The deadline for submitting papers is November 30, 2023.

Last updated by T. Cs. on October 30, 2023