We are pleased to inform you that we have signed a contract with Astronomische Nachrichten for publication of the proceedings of the IWARA2018 meeting. The deadline for submitting contributions is December 9, 2018. We emphasize that contributions to the proceedings must follow the standards established by the journal (see below).

We have defined the following number of pages for the contributions: 6 pages for 20 minutes oral talks; 5 pages for 15 minutes oral talks; 4 pages for poster contributions.

The submitted articles will be evaluated by a body of referees. In order to avoid accumulation of submissions and delay in the publication of the proceedings, participants are requested to send their contributions as soon as possible.

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1) Please make sure that you use the current AN class file and LaTeX template as provided under the link

Comply to the basic rules (see

We recommend to use BiBTeX together with Wiley-ASNA.bst to ensure that the references are formatted in AN style.

Avoid using extra LaTeX packages or macros that may not be supported by AN.

2) The guest editors take care of the referee process and subsequently submit to AN the whole collection of accepted papers.

3) Please submit your paper contribution (LaTeX archives and figures) by email to César A. Zen Vasconcellos (, with a copy to Do not submit your paper to AN directly.