XIV. International Conference on the Theory of Machines and Mechanisms

Paper Submission

The conference proceedings will be published in the proceedings book "Advances in Mechanism Design IV - Proceedings of TMM 2024" as a volume of the Springer series on Mechanism and Machine Science (edited by M. Ceccarelli).

Please send your contribution in PDF format at your earliest convenience but no later than April 15, 2024 through the Springer Nature Submission System.

The paper length, formatted according to the guidelines, must have at least 6 pages and must not exceed 10 pages. The recommended paper length is 8 pages, including tables, figures and references. This Word template or LaTeX template provide an example for a Springer chapter with the minimal requirements of style and instructions for Sections, Equations, Figures, Tables and References.

All authors are expected to adhere to the Book Authors‘ Code of Conduct. If the material contains third party content, the necessary permissions should be obtained by you and available upon request by the Publisher. Please refer to Springer Nature Guide to Copyright and Permissions for further guidance.

Each submitted paper will receive peer reviewing. Papers will be selected based on their originality, timeliness, significance, relevance and clarity of presentation. The selection will be based on full papers. If accepted, authors can select “Standard License to Publish Agreement”. The Standard License does not require any additional publication fees (only the registration fee for TMM 2024 is required).

Submission implies the willingness of at least one of the authors to register and present the paper, if accepted. All papers accepted to the conference are expected to be presented.


January 1, 2024 Start of full paper submission
April 15, 2024 Deadline for full paper submission
April 30, 2024 Decision on full paper submission
June 15, 2024 Deadline for early-bird registration
August 15, 2024  Deadline for regular registration