Twenty Second National Conference on Communications : NCC 2016

Organized by: Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, IIT Guwahati & Joint Telematics Group of IITs and IISc. IIT Guwahati | 4-6 March 2016 | Guwahati, Assam

Conference Information

Call for Papers Program Schedule Planery Talks / Invited Talks / Tutorials Industry Sessions Oral/Poster Guidelines

Important Dates

 Final Submission Deadline :
 8 November 2015
 Last date for proposal for pre-conference tutorial and workshop :  1 November 2015
 Acceptance notification : 5 January 2016
 Last date for Camera ready paper submission :10th February 2016
Deadline for Author/Paper registration :28th February 2016

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Submission of Manuscript for NCC 2016

For manuscript submission,

The manuscript must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. Manuscript must be in English.
  2. The manuscript must follow IEEE two-column format with single-spaced, ten-point font in the text. The maximum length of the manuscript is six A4 pages. All figures, tables, references, etc. are included in the page limit.
  3. All author names along with affiliation and email address must be mentioned in the paper (in the author section) as well as on the EDAS website.
  4. As per the IEEE conference specifications, DO NOT keep page numbers and Key Terms/ Index Terms in your paper.
  5. Hyperlinks should be removed from the URLs mentioned in the references.
  6. Use the sample manuscript for details of formatting style of the paper. The relevant LaTeX style files and MS Word templates can be found from the IEEE site.
  7. Papers must be submitted in pdf format.

NCC-2016 Copyrights Transfer

  • IEEE Copyrights Transfer Steps:
    • IEEE Copyright form must be submitted ONE FORM PER MANUSCRIPT, not per author. Download Copyright Form: NCC-2016 Copyright Form
    • Please Download the above form and fill the form to completion in all respects.
    • Please Scan (with appropriate Dots per inch (dpi) for clarity) the Fully Completed and Signed copyright form and convert it to pdf format (ONLY).
    • Please name your pdf file in the following format: "<Paper_ID_XXXXXXXXXX.pdf>.pdf".For e.g., if your paper ID is 1570223391, then name your file as: Paper_ID_1570223391.pdf
    • Please send your Copyright Forms to "" OR ""

  • Please Note: Your Camera Ready Submission Process is INCOMPLETE WITHOUT the submission of the COPYRIGHT FORM(s).

For Camera Ready Submission:

The manuscript must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. A Camera Ready Manuscript MUST COMPLY with all the instructions given above.
  2. No Technical Changes would be allowed in the manuscript without prior permission from the TPC.
  3. Please send the IEEE Copyright Form(s) against your Manuscript(s).
  4. The appropriate copyright clearance code notice must appear on the bottom of the first page (only) of each manuscript according to the guidelines set forth in the Cataloging/Copyright Instructions for an IEEE Conference Proceeding. Detailed instructions can be found at:
    • For papers in which all authors are employed by the US government, the copyright notice is: U.S. Government work not protected by U.S. copyright
    • For papers in which all authors are employed by a Crown government (UK, Canada, and Australia), the copyright notice is: 978-1-5090-2361-5/16/$31.00 ©2016 Crown
    • For papers in which all authors are employed by the European Union, the copyright notice is: 978-1-5090-2361-5/16/$31.00 ©2016 European Union
    • For all other papers the copyright notice is: 978-1-5090-2361-5/16/$31.00 ©2016 IEEE

    For inscribing your copyright clearance code into your manuscript:
    [In LaTeX] You may copy and paste the appropriate piece of code from the following into your source code file before the "\maketitle" command in LaTEX.
    [In other text editors] The Copyright Clearance Code must appear left-aligned, at the bottom of the 1st Column of 1st page ONLY, of your manuscript.

  5. Once the above instructions have been adhered to, the Camera Ready Manuscript must be made IEEE Xplore Compatible by running it through PDF eXpress. Please follow the following steps to generate IEEE Xplore compatible document/manuscript:
    • Create user account at:
    • Use Conference ID: 38577X
    • Upload the source file for Conversion, and/or PDF for Checking.
    • Use the IEEE PDF eXpress web site to generate an IEEE Xplore-compatible PDF. The site contains instructions, resources, helpful hints, and access to technical support.
  6. After generating an IEEE Xplore compatible manuscript, please click on the link below to submit your manuscript.

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