Instructions for Authors

Authors are invited to submit original unpublished papers that are neither accepted nor submitted elsewhere.


Paper Length

Full papers are limited to 10 pages. Posters are limited to 2 pages.


Paper Format

All papers should be formatted using the two-column IEEE Computer Society Conference Formatting Instructions.



Authors are kindly reminded of the IEEE policy on publications and the five levels of plagiarism defined by the IEEE. These rules will be strictly enforced. In particular, self-plagiarized papers will be rejected without further ado.


Electronic Submissions

All papers should be submitted electronically in PDF format. Please register as authors and submit your papers using the SASO 2009 conference management system


ImportantDates for Full Papers:
Abstract submission (extended): April 9, 2009
Paper submission (extended): April 15, 2009
Notification: June 5, 2009
Camera Ready Version of Accepted Papers: June 19, 2009


Important Dates for Posters:
Submission: April 23, 2009
Notification: May 28, 2009
Final poster: June 19, 2009