The 30th International Conference on Microelectronics (ICM2018)

16-19 December 2018
Sousse, Tunisia

We are pleased to announce that authors of the selected papers will be invited to resubmit an extended version to be considered for publication at the following journal:
A special issue of Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing Journal

About ICM2018

The International Conference on Microelectronics (ICM) has been held in numerous countries across the Southern Europe and Western and Southern Asia for the past 29 years. The 30th edition of the conference will be hosted by Computer and Embedded Systems Laboratory (CES lab) in Tunisia. In ICM 2018, several topics will be discussed such as Circuits and Systems, CAD Tools and Design and Micro/Nano electronics and special topics. It will include oral, poster sessions and tutorials given by experts in state-of-the-art topics. The regular technical program will run for three days. Moreover tutorial sessions will be held on the first day of the conference. Perspective authors are invited to upload full papers using the ICM2018 Electronic Submission Portal below.

Call for papers

You are invited to upload full papers using the ICM2018 Electronic Submission Portal below. Regular papers should be prepared with the official paper template which will be announced soon. Your submission should contain sufficient details to allow for critical review. All submissions will be evaluated by at least two reviewers.
Papers are solicited in, but not limited to, the following topics:

General Circuits and Systems

Analog and RF circuit design techniques
Digital signal and data processing
Wireless communication systems
Nonlinear circuits
System on Chip (SoCs)
VLSI for Signal and Image Processing
Integrated antenna and front-end co-design
Signal Processing in Communications

CAD Tools and Design

Simulation (process, device, circuit, logic, timing, functional)
Layout (placement, routing, floor planning, symbolic, ERC, DRC)
Silicon optimization
Parallel embedded systems
Testing: Formal verification
High level synthesis tools
Design and Testability

Micro/Nano electronics

Device characterization and modeling
Device physics and novel structures
Process technology, CMOS, BJT
Reliability and failure analysis
MEMS Devices
Packaging and surface mount technology

Keynote speakers

To be announced soon

Organizing Committee

Honorary co-Chairs

Lotfi Kamoun, ENIS, Tunisia
Mohamed Elmasry, U of W, Canada

General co-Chairs

Mohamed Abid, ENIS, Tunisia
Mohamad Sawan, PM, Canada

Tech. Prog. Co-Chairs

Mourad Loulou, ENIS, Tunisia
Ahmed Madian, Nile Univ., Egypt

Special Sessions Co-Chairs

Hassen Mnif, ENETCom, Tunisia
Eric Kerherve, IMS, France
Naim Ben Hamida, CIENA, Canada

Tutorials Co-Chairs

Mohamed Atri, FSM, Tunisia
Mohammad Baker, KH. Univ. AEU
A. Al Maashari, SQ Univ. Oman

Panels Co-Chairs

Mohammed Ismail, WS. Univ. USA
Amine Bermak, HBK. Univ. Qatar.
Noureddine Boulejfen, CRMN, Tu.

Plenary Talk Co-Chairs

Magdy Bayoumi, Louisana.U. USA
Brahim Mezghani, ENIS, Tunisia
Fabrice Monteiro, Lorraine Univ., Fr.

Industry Liaison Co-Chairs

Achraf Salem, M.G, Egypt.
Zied Marrekchi, M.G, Tunisia.

Publicity Co-Chairs

Piero Malcovati , PaviaUniv., Italy
Abderrazak Jemai, INSAT, Tunisia
Mohammed Ben Salah, KACST,KSA

Publication Co-Chairs

Abdallah Kassem, NDU, Lebanon
Mouna Baklouti, ENIS, Tunisia
Mounir Samet, ENIS, Tunisia

Finance Co-Chairs

Kais Loukil, ESCS, Tunisia
Tarek Ouni, ENETCom, Tunisia

Local Arrangement Members

Wassim Jmal, Chair, ISSATG, Tu.
Agnes Ghorbel, ENIS, Tunsia
Amina Magdich, PNU, Riyadh, KSA
Dorra Mallouli, ENIS, Tunisia
Imen Ghorbel, ENIS, Tunisia
Manel Euchi, ENIS, Tunisia
Rahma Aloulou, CRNS, Tunisia
Tarek Frikha, ENIS, Tunisia
Yassin Aydi, ENIS, Tunisia

International Coordinators

Falah Awwad, UAEU, UAE
Fouad El HajHassan, LU, Lebanon
Khaled Salama, KAUST, KSA
Mohamed Masmoudi, ENIS, Tunisia
Said Belkouche, UCA, Morocco
Mountassar Maamoun, Blida, Algeria
Abbes Amira, Qatar Univ, Qatar
AbdoulRjoub, JUST, Jordan
Ahmed Ammari, Oman
Mohab Anis, AUC, Egypt
Abbas Dandache, Lorraine U., France

Important Dates

Full Paper Submission July 15, 2018
Notification of Acceptance September 16, 2018
Camera Ready Submission October 11, 2018


We invite Research Papers submission to the conference which should not exceed 4 pages:
The full papers should be submitted in PDF format through the online submission system EasyChair



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Travel & Accommodation

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Contact With us

CES laboratory, ENIS, SFAX, Tunisia