202311th International Symposium on
Plant-Soil Interactions at Low pH (PSILPH)

Organized by International Steering Committee of PSILPH
Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Soil Science Society of China

October 16-21, 2023 (GMT+8). Nanjing, China

Submission Guidelines

Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

1. Physical, chemical and biological properties of acid soils

2. Physiological and molecular mechanisms of plant adaptation to acid soils

3. Nutrient utilization of crops on acid soils

4. Genetics and breeding of crops for acid soils

5. Mechanism and prediction of soil acidification

6. Soil-microbe-plant interactions on acid soils

7. Amelioration and fertilization of acid soils

8. Sustainable utilization and management of agricultural and natural ecosystems on acid soils

9. Forestry and agroforestry management on acid soils

10. Effects of soil acidity on food quality and human health

The abstract is limited to 500 words
Abstract Template: Abstract Template

Please follow the format below:

Article title;

Author and affiliation, including the email address of the corresponding author;


The abstract contains an introduction, objectives, methods, results/expected results, and implications.


1. Please submit the Abstract only (Word), and the submitted abstract can be modified and withdrawn online before the submission deadline.

2.Abstract should be written in English, formatted according to the Abstract Template.

3.Oral presentations will be selected based on the abstracts submitted.

4.The organizing committee will conduct a scientific selection of the manuscript and score it based on the its originality, research quality and significance. Based on the scores, the organizing committee will select outstanding abstracts, and the speakers of the outstanding abstracts can apply for the conference awards.

5.All selected posters and oral presentations will be included in the conference agenda.

6.The poster size should not exceed 80 cm (width) x 120 cm (height).

7. Please send the Abstract no later than September 15, 2023 to the e-mail jche@issas.ac.cn