Safety, Security and Rescue Robotics


Papers have to be submitted via PaperPlaza Conference/Journal Management System at PaperPlaza. No-show papers will not be included in the final IEEEXplore publication. Full Papers should be submitted electronically in PDF format. Six camera-ready pages including figures and references are allowed for each paper (up to eighth pages with extra cost). Multimedia attachements, video less than than 20 MB are strongly encouraged.

Late Breaking Reports:
Late Breaking Reports should be submitted electronically in PDF format via PaperPlaza. Two (2) camera-ready pages including figures are allowed for each paper, using the same guidelines of contributed papers. No-show late breaking report will not be included in IEEE Xplores.


Papers should be formatted according to the IEEE standards. Papers failing to meet the correct format will be rejected.

Please use the Letter Size Paper Template as described on the RAS PaperPlaza website:

So for LaTeX, please use: \documentclass[letterpaper, 10 pt, conference]{ieeeconf}.

Powerpoint Template
Please use the following template for the conference digest: PPT Template

Demonstration submission
Robot Demonstrations are welcome. Please submit a one page description of how your system will be compelling for safety, security, or rescue robot developers and users. Images and video of the demo are encouraged. Please send an email to (andreas dot nuechter at uni-wuerzburg dot de ).