Paper Templates

All authors are advised to use Microsoft Word.

The compressed file is available containing the following files:

  • ifaconf.doc - this should be used as a template for IFAC paper files
  • ifaconf_sample_office - a PDF sample file

Authors using LaTeX should prepare their paper according to the IFAC LaTeX file:

The zip-package for IFAC papers consists of the following files:

  • ifacconf.cls - class style file for papers
  • ifacconf.tex - sample paper file
  • Some auxiliary files

In addition, various requirements are placed on the pdf files and the style of the manuscript:

  • All fonts must be embedded in the file
  • Fonts that require non-English language support are not allowed
  • The paper size for the final submission must be A4, not US Letter
  • The document margins must meet the printer’s requirements
  • The number of pages is not limited, but the file size must not exceed 1.5 MB
  • The document should not have any password protection

Instructions and template files for IFAC papers can be found here.