How do I proceed as a corresponding author?

When submitting a manuscript to a SPIE journal, select ”One or more authors belong to an institution that has an open access publishing agreement with SPIE" and Stockholms universitet in the drop down menu below.

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If your article is accepted for publication, it will be immediately open access when published. You will not receive an invoice.

What’s included?

Open access publishing, free of charge for Stockholm University corresponding authors in SPIE hybrid and fully open access journals:

About open access publishing with SPIE (publisher’s website)

Centrally funded and discounted article processing charges at Stockholm University

If you have questions about the agreement or open access publishing, please contact us at