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Start: March 7, 2014
Deadline: March 19, 2014



Exhibition, LAN service, Coffee service, Cloakroom

Important Date




Title & Abstract Submission

wordSecondary Presentation

wordPress Releases

Mixing session

Satellite Program

Start: 14:00 December 2, 2013
Deadline: 14:00 January14, 2014

Please keep that deadline.

Ceramographic Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan

Deadline: January15, 2014



Deadline: January 31, 2014


Pre-registration & Banquet

Start: 14:00 December 2, 2013
Deadline: 14:00 February 21, 2014


The payment deadline
fot Pre-registration

Deadline: 14:00 February 24, 2014


Proceeding issue date

March 7, 2014


Abstract preview service

Start: March 7, 2014
Deadline: March 19, 2014


December, 2012 Call for Papers ( CERAMICS JAPAN No. 12)
March, 2013 Final Program ( CERAMICS JAPAN No. 3)


The Annual Meeting of the Ceramic Society of Japan (CerSJ) will be held in theVenue:Keio University (Hiyoshi Campus) from 17 to 19 on March 2014. We hope you will join us ! 

Participants : About 900〜1200 people
Presentation Style: Oral(15min.), Poster(60min.)
Number of Papers : About 850

Past abstract (After 1986) are available on J-STAGE (for free).

Abstract Submission


Please keep that deadline.

 URL Closed.

Start: 14:00 December 2, 2013
Deadline: 14:00 January14, 2014



Notification of submission acceptance by E-mail.


Notification of presentation number by E-mail (February 2014)


Registration : "Pre-registration " or "On site-registration"
Pre-registration Deadline: 14:00 February 21, 2014


Please check the Presentation Style. Please come to the reception desk.


Guidelines for preparation and submission of manuscripts for extended abstracts


A. Submission methods

Electronic file submission

When maiking an electronic file submission, upload the file to be submitted via the website. The largest file size that can be uploaded is 3MB.

Please keep that deadline.

 URL Closed.

Start: 14:00 December 2, 2013
Deadline: 14:00 January14, 2014


During the submission period, you can replace files by overwriting them using the same procedure ; please complete any replacement during the reception period. If problems arise with the uploaded files, you may be contacted by the Society or the printing company in charge of the proceedings.

Submissions by e-mail as attached files will not be accepted. If you fail to submit your manuscript before the deadline, your manuscript will not be published in the proceedings.

B. Example of manuscript (Abstract) pdfPDF


C. Preparation of electronic files

1. File type

The manuscript should consist of one sheet; PDF file of the manuscript should be submitted.

2. Formating

Please use an A4 sheet (297 mm x 210 mm) for the manuscript. Please download and use the template file of following Word.

MS Word Template


1) A Microsoft Word template file for preprints is available at the meeting web site:

Please download and use the template file for preparation of preprints.
・A4 sheet with a portrait page setup with margins of 20 mm (left / right) and 25 mm (top / bottom).
・Font sizes are 12-point (Bold) for a presentation title, 9-point for an abstract, and 10-point for a main text.
・Color pictures/graphs are acceptable, although text should be black in color.
・Only single column format is acceptable.
・Presentation numbers and the copyright information will be added after acceptance by the meeting secretariat.


2) Preprints for each presentation in the special sessions should be within 2 pages (please confirm session organizers’ instruction). Preprints for the general sessions limited to 1 page for each presentation.


3) Only PDF file is acceptable. Please make a PDF file in accordance with instruction below.

・Each PDF files should be readable and printable using Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 and later.
・Each PDF file may not exceed 3 MB.
・Fonts used in the abstract should be embedded to avoid character garbling.
・Please do not add security features to the file.


4) Guideline for description.

・The preprints are constructed from presentation title, affiliation(s), name(s) of author(s), abstract,
(50 to 100 words) and main text.
・The presenting author should be indicated by underline.
・A blank line should be added after title, names of authors (affiliations), and abstract, respectively.
・The contact information(e-mail address or facsimile number) of the corresponding author should be inserted after the abstract. If the presenting author is a student, the supervisor’s information would be helpful.
・The abstract and the main text should be separated with a solid line.
・The recommended resolution of pictures and figures is 600 dpi.

・Please use SI units.


3. OS and application software for the preparation of PDF files

The use of Windows 2000/Me/XP or Mac OS 9.2 or higher versions is recommended. To produce PDF files, the use of Adobe Acrobat 5.0 or a higher version is recommended.


4. Font

Please use the fonts listed below; other fonts should not be used, since the characters may become garbled depending on the type and environment of the computer.

Arial, Arial-Bold, Arial-Italic, Arial-Bold Italic, Courier, Courier-Bold Oblique, Courier-Oblique, Helvetica, Helvetica-Bold, Helvetica-Bold Oblique, Helvetica-Oblique, Symbol, Times-Roman, Times, Times New Roman,
Times-Bold, Times-Bold Italic, Times-Italic, Zapf Dingbats


5. Resolution and size of photos and images

A resolution of 600 dpi for photos and images in the manuscript is recommended. Excessively high resolution results makes file size too large. Excessively low resolution results in deterioration of images. Please use monochrome(Black) for maintext.
Please use colors for graphs, etc.,.


6. Confirmation of prepared PDF file

Before submission, please confirm that the prepared PDF file has been reproduced as you intended, using PDF viewing software.


7. File type

Please submit a PDF file. (To Mac user, do not forget to add the extension ".pdf" to the file name)

Presentation Style

For oral presentations in all sessions, 15 minutes will be allotted for each paper.
LCD projector, a screen and a pointer are equipped in each room.

Instruction for Presentations   Oral Presentaion | Poster Presentation

Instructions for Oral Presentations

A seat will be provided for the next speaker. Please be sure to be seated there when the presentation preceding yours starts. If you plan to use a liquid crystal display (LCD) in your presentation, connect your PC to the monitor switch and switch to the video output mode in advance.

Please review the following carefully to ensure your readiness and avoid problems.

A. Presentation Time

Fifteen minutes total (general presentaion). (time for guest presentation and the question-and-answer period will differ depending on the session in which you participate. )

B. Equipment and Materials

  1. The Ceramic Society of Japan(CerSJ) will provide the following:
    LCD, connection cables (mini D-sub 15-pin terminal (male)), monitor switch, AC power for PC (table outlet).
  2. Presenters should prepare the following.
    If you plan to use the LCD: A PC (with mini D-sub 15-pin video output terminal (female)) and a connection adaptor if your PC is not equipped with a mini D-sub 15-pin terminal (female), particularly if you use an ultrathin laptop computer or a Macintosh.
  3. A preview room will be available.
    Presenters can prescreen their files in advance of their presentation. Please note that the projector in the preview room may not necessarily be of the same type as that in the conference room.

C. Flow of Preparation and Presentation

“Start up PC and open presentation files” -->
“Connect cables (to PC) before presentation” -->
“Switch output mode to external video output” -->
”Select your video output” -->
”Give presentation” -->
“Disconnect cables from PC upon completion of the presentation”

D. Points to be checked

  1. Please check how to change the your PC screen output mode to external video output in your PC operating manual. The procedure for Windows and Mac OS differs, and also it depends on your PC model and OS version.
  2. Please check the screen resolution of your PC (XGA, SXGA, SXGA+, WXGA, etc). The LCD projectors used in the meeting can display up to XGA (1024 x 768 pixels). SXGA or higher resolution and WXGA for wide displays may not be displayed properly.
  3. Please familiarize yourself with the operation of the presentation software (such as PowerPoint).

E. Notes

  1. The society will not provide PCs for presentations. (The organizer may provide them.)
  2. You are responsible for all operations, including connecting your PC to the monitor switch and selecting your video output.
  3. As a seat for the next speaker will be provided, please be sure to be seated there before your turn and be ready for your presentation.
  4. The monitor switch installed by the society has four cables, enabling you to set up your connection during the three presentations prior to yours. Please allow enough time for preparation.
  5. Please be aware that some types of PC (including some with a Macintosh) do not recognize the video output mode unless the LCD connection is made before the PC is started up.
  6. There will be no audio connection.
  7. Please turn off all sound from the PC during preparation and presentation.
  8. Please check that there is sufficient PC power and deactivate the power-saving function so that your PC will not shut down during your presentation.
  9. No extension of your presentation time due to problems with your PC will be allowed. Please also bring USB fiash media sheets for your presentation in case you have problems with your PC.
  10. Please disconnect the cables from your PC immediately after your presentation.

Instructions for Poster Presentations

  1. Board size: 90 cm wide x 200 cm high
  2. Presentation Time:
    Presentation number
    Presentation Time
    Display & Removal time
    1PXX Mar.17 15:30-17:30
    (The core time for
    odd-numbered presentations is 15:30-16:30,
    even-numbered presentations is 16:30-17:30 )

    Display start time: 9:00 Mar. 17

    Removal limit time: 18:00 Mar.17

  3. Only the presentation number will be marked on the board. Please put your poster up in the designated place.
  4. Thumbtacks should be used. (Do not use magnets.) CerSJ will provide the thumbtacks.
  5. Removal time: CerSJ will dispose of all posters remaining after removal limit time indicated above table.


〈 Materials/Properties Sessions〉
A. Enginieering ceramics
B.Electro ceramics
 B1.Dielectric material
 B2.Electroconductive material
 B3.Magnetic material
C.Glass and photonic materials
F.Pottery,Porcelain enamel
G.Environment and energy related material
H.Energy reference material


〈Process Session〉
 P1.Liquid phase process
 P2.Vapor phase process
 P3.Process of powder
P4. Other process

Gender equality

March 18, 17:00-18:00

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[ Program ]
Time Theme Author

March 17,

Phenomena and applications of Phosphors

Niigata University

Prof. TODA Kenji

March 17,

Theoretical chemistry approach for white-LED(oxy)nitride phosphors

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

Prof. MIKAMI Masayoshi

March 17,


March 17,

Quantum Dot Phosphors; Fundamentals and Current Trends

Osaka University

Prof. OMATA Takahisa

March 17,

Free discussion


[ Tutorial Fee ]
CerSJ member
CersSJ senior member
CerSJ student member
CerSJ corporate member employee Non-member
500 yen 5,000 yen 5,000 yen

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Mixing session

High-reliability technology of ceramics

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Elemental strategy

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Satellite Program

Date: March 17, 2014
No. Theme Time PDF
01 Development of Hybrid Nano-materials and their Applications 10:00〜12:00 pdfsatellite program 2014
02 The 10th Workshop on Innovation of Reliability in Bulk Ceramics 10:00〜12:00
03 The 3rd Workshop on Material Science for Energy Conversion 10:00〜12:00
04 The 5th Workshop on High Temperature Electroceramics 10:00〜12:00
05 The First Meeting on Atomic Correaltion Analysis of Ceramics by Synchrotron Radiation and Neutron 9:00〜12:00
06 The First Meeting on Ceramics Materials and Technology Related to the Fields of Resources and Environment 9:00〜12:00
07 The Second Meeting on Control of Chemical Processing for Ceramic Materials 10:00〜12:00
08 1st Meeting on Electronic and Energy Ceramic Material Processing 10:00〜12:00
09 Science and Technology of Sintering 10:00〜12:00

Pre-registration & Banquet


CerSJ member

CerSJ corporate member employee (auditor)

CersSJ senior member

CerSJ student member

CerSJ corporate member employee (Speaker)



10,000 yen

5,000 yen

25,000 yen

26,000 yen

On site-registration

12,000 yen

6,000 yen


How to Pre-registration

Step 1


 URL Closed.

Start: 14:00 December 2, 2013
Deadline: 14:00 February 21, 2014

Step 2

Pay Fee

Please pay the registration fee with
the postal transfer(remittance form pdfExample) or the credit card.

Deadline: 14:00 February 24, 2014

Step 3

Get Proceedings

Please come to the reception desk. (March 17-19. )



Date: March 18 , 18:30 - 20:30
Fee: 5,000yen
Venue: Keio University (Hiyoshi Campus)