IMA 2011 Conference

Official Journal

Dear colleagues,

We would like to invite you to contribute to a special issue in the context of the IMA 2011. The special issue will appear in: Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (

Manuscripts need to be critical reviews or full research papers and present original, unpublished work focussing on analytical and bioanalytical themes presented at the Conference. The Editors would like to point out that all contributions, explicitly including those prepared for the special issue at the invitation of the Guest Editors, will undergo the usual peer reviewing process by independent referees and are assessed by the same high standards of peer review with regard to novelty and analytical significance. Criteria for acceptance of a paper include the receipt of two positive referee reports by renowned experts of the respective field of analytical or bioanalytical chemistry.

Please let us know whether you are interested in submitting new results of your work as a manuscript to the special issue by simply sending your contact information together with a preliminary manuscript title to:

Manuscript submission deadline: 15 November 2011.

When submitting the manuscript online at please indicate that the paper is a contribution to the special issue "IMA 2011".The journal's guidelines for authors can be found here.

We are looking forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience,

The Chairpersons
Prof. Nikos Kallithrakas-Kontos, Dr. Panagiotis Kefalas, Prof. M. Ochsenkuehn-Petropoulou