Call for Papers

Topics of Interest

Prospective authors are invited to submit papers of original research for presentation in the symposium on any aspect relating to Ocean Technology and allied areas such as:

Author Guidelines

Instructions for the preparation of the paper for publishing in the Proceedings of SYMPOL 2021 are given in the template (A4) which can be downloaded from here. Specific guidelines are given for all elements such as abstract, headings, figures, tables and references. To maintain uniformity and quality for the Proceedings of SYMPOL 2021, care must be taken to adhere to the fonts and types prescribed.

The maximum length of the paper should not exceed 6 pages including figures. Authors can also submit a draft paper of 4 pages initialy and can revise it before final camera ready submission. The title of the paper should clearly indicate the contents and appear at the head of the work followed by the full name and affiliation of the authors. Accepted papers will be published in the Proceedings of SYMPOL 2021. Accepted papers will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore. Submit your paper using EasyChair Conference Management Software.


Submission of Full Paper Text : 13th August 2021
Communication of Acceptance : 30th September 2021
Submission of Final Paper : 29th October 2021

The papers prepared in the template may be submitted online using EasyChair Conference Management Software

Dr. P.R.S.Pillai

Chairman, SYMPOL 2021

Dr. Supriya M.H.

Coordinator, SYMPOL 2021

The Technical Program Chair


Department of Electronics
Cochin University of Science and Technology
Cochin-682 022
Tel: +91 484 2576418, 2576449
Fax: +91 484 2576449, 2575800

Best Paper Award

A best Paper Award has been instituted for the best paper presented and published in the proceedings of SYMPOL 2021.

Student Poster Program

SYMPOL 2021 hosts a student poster competition also. Read more


SYMPOL 2021 hosts a Workshop in Department of Electronics, CUSAT. Read more

Sympol 2021       International Symposium on Ocean Technology