Instructions for the preparation of papers

1. 6 pages maximum, 4 pages minimum.
2. In general, follow the format of Combustion and Flame (i.e. for heading and paragraph format and referencing), except use a single column format.
3. Margins must be 1 inch on top, bottom, and both sides.
4.  Text must be single spaced.
5. Do not include page numbers.
6. Font for body text: Times Roman 10 point.
7. Title font: Times Roman 16 point.
8.  Figures must be numbered sequentially and include a caption below the figure.
9.  Author information must be provided with submission: Name, Organization, Address, fax and e-mail address of corresponding author.
10. Please use the sample document for the correct formatting and header.  

Submit your paper electronically to by Tuesday, March 31, 2009. Please indicate "CICS 2009 Paper Submission" in the Subject line. The paper should be attached to the email as a PDF file.  

Please inform us in your email whether the presenter of the paper is a student and therefore qualifies for an honorarium.   Please also note the longstanding policy of the Canadian Section of the Combustion Institute: No Paper = No Podium. Each paper must be presented by one of the authors.

Each presentation room will be equipped with an overhead projector, LCD projector, and laptop computer. You may wish to bring your own laptop if your presentation relies on features unique to your machine. Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes per speaker (15 minutes for presentation plus 5 minutes for questions).


Anne Bourlioux
(CRM et DMS, Montréal)

Kevin Thomson

Vahid Hosseini