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 2023 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 2023, 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 2023. Accepted papers will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore. Submit your paper using EasyChair Conference Management Software.


Submission of Full Paper Text : 3rd July 2023
Communication of Acceptance : 30th September 2023
Submission of Final Paper : 15th October 2023

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

Dr. Supriya M.H.

Chairperson, SYMPOL 2023

Arun A. Balakrishnan

Coordinator, SYMPOL 2023

The Technical Program Chair


Department of Electronics
Cochin University of Science and Technology
Cochin-682 022
Tel: +91 484 2862320, 2862820
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 2023.

Student Poster Program

SYMPOL 2023 hosts a student poster competition also. Read more


SYMPOL 2023 hosts a Workshop in Department of Electronics, CUSAT. Read more

Sympol 2023       International Symposium on Ocean Technology