Call for papers ICPST-38 (2021) ONLINE MEETING .
The 38th International Conference of Photopolymer Science and Technology
Materials & Processes for Advanced Lithography,
Nanotechnology and Phototechnology
June 15 (Tue) - 16 (Wed), 2021
Sponsored by the Society of Photopolymer Science and Technology (SPST)
In Cooperation with
The Technical Association of Photopolymers, Japan
The Chemical Society of Japan
The Society of Polymer Science, Japan
The Japan Society of Applied Physics
The 38th International Conference of Photopolymer Science and Technology, Materials & Processes for Advanced Lithography, Nanotechnology and Phototechnology (ICPST-38) organized by SPST will be held by ONLINE MEETING on June 15 (Tue) - 16 (Wed), 2021. All the contributors of papers on the scientific progress and the technical development of photopolymers are cordially invited.
The conference covers a wide range of topics relevant to photopolymer science and technology in the following fields:
A. English Symposia
A3. Directed Self Assembly (DSA)
A4. Computational / Analytical Approach for Lithography Processes
A5. EUV Lithography
A7. 193 nm Lithography Extension and EUV HVM Readiness
A8. Photopolymers in 3-D Printing / Additive Manufacturing
A9. 2D and Stimuli Responsive Materials for Electronics & Photonics
A10. Strategies and Materials for Advanced Packaging, Next Generation MEMS, Flexible Devices
A11. Chemistry for Advanced Photopolymer Science
A12. Organic and Hybrid Materials for Photovoltaic and Optoelectronic Devices
A13. Fundamentals and Applications of Biomimetics Materials and Processes
A14. General Scopes of Photopolymer Science and Technology
P1. Panel Symposium “EUV Lithography toward 10 nm and below – Prospect of Achievement for Both Highly Sensitive and low LWR EUV Resist “
P2. Panel Symposium "Biomimetics: Learn from Nature"
B. Japanese Symposia
B1. Polyimides and High Temperature Polymers -Functionalization and Practical Applications-
B2. General Scopes of Photopolymer Science and Technology
Language & Presentation
English is used for presentations in English Symposia and Panel Symposium.
Japanese and English are used for presentations in Japanese Symposia. Each presentation will not be longer than 20 minutes including discussion except for the notified lectures.
Application to Scientific Program
Apply to [Conference à Presentation-Info Submission] at the SPST Homepage (www.spst-photopolymer.org/) before February 14, 2021.
Editorial Office (NEW OFFICE):
Assoc. Prof. Hiroyuki Mayama
Journal of Photopolymer Science and Technology,
Department of Chemistry, Asahikawa Medical University,
2-1-1 Midorigaoka-Higashi, Asahikawa, 078-8510, Japan
Phone +81-166-68-2726 Fax +81-166-68-2782
Papers submitted to ICPST-38 are published in Journal of Photopolymer Science and Technology, Vol. 34 (2021) after reviewing on the Journal's standard. Journal will be distributed to each participant during the conference. Preparation of manuscripts for the Journal should be followed to "Instructions to Authors" and "Manual for Manuscript Writing". Submit the manuscripts to [Journal à Submission & Reviewing of MS] at the SPST Homepage before April 1, 2021. The Journal will be published and mailed before ICPST-38.
Registration for Participants
All the participants including speakers are requested to register in [Conference à Registration] at the SPST Homepage.
Early-bird Registration Period: Feb. 1 (Mon), 2021 (17:00, JST) ～ May 25 (Tue), 2021 (23:59, JST)
*Journal Vol.34 (2021) will be delivered by post before starting the conference.
Registration Period: May 26 (Wed), 2021 (00:00, JST) to Jun. 16 (Wed), 2021 (23:59, JST)
Registration fee of whole conference is ￥35,000 yen for Participants.
Registration fee of whole conference is ￥10,000 yen for
The 38th International Conference of Photopolymer Science and Technology (ICPST-38)
c/o Prof. Takashi Karatsu,
Department of Applied Chemistry
1-33 Yayoicho, Inage, Chiba 263-8522, Japan
Phone +81-43-290-3366 Fax +81-43-290-3401
The Society of Photopolymer Science and Technology (SPST)
President: Minoru Tsuda
Director of Administration: Takashi Karatsu
Director of Scientific Program: Masayuki Endo
Director of Publication: Hiroyuki Mayama
Director of International Affairs: Takeo Watanabe
ICPST-38 International Advisory Board
Danilo De Simone (Belgium)
Sanjay Malik (USA)
Patrick Naulleau (USA)
Yusuf Yagci (Turkey)
ICPST-38 Organizing Committee
Chairperson: Minoru Tsuda
Committee Members: R. Allen, H. Araki, T. Azuma, M. Endo, T. Hayakawa, Y. Hirai, T. Hirano, T. Hirayama, H. Horibe, T. Ichiki, M. Kakimoto,T. Karatsu, Y. Kawai, S. Kondo, H. Kudo, M. Kuzuya, H. Mayama, J. Mizuno, S. Nagahara, T. Nagai, T. Nishino, H. Ohkita, Y. Ohnishi, H. Oizumi, H. Okamura, I. Osaka, S. Seki, A. Sekiguchi, T. Seshimo, A. Shibuya, K. Soga, J. Taniguchi, K. Takei, T. Ueno, T. Watanabe, T. Yamashita, W. Yueh, S. Yamakawa
ICPST-38 Program Committee, Chairperson: Masayuki Endo
Local Committee, Chairperson: Takashi Karatsu