July 31st, 2014
The first articles appeared in the proceedings.

Feb 3rd, 2014
The organising committee has declared the winners.

Jan 15th, 2014
The automatic evaluation results are out.

Jan 15th, 2014
Check the authors information on the proceedings page.

Jan 1st, 2014
The solutions are online.

Dec. 3, 2013
The submission deadline is approaching fast! Please email submissions to

Oct. 1, 2013
Details about the CASMI 2013 Special Issue and dates are now available!

Sept. 24, 2013
The rules and challenge data pages have been updated.

Sept. 2, 2013
The CASMI 2013 Challenges have been officially released!

August 29, 2013
The challenges for CASMI2013 will be released on Monday, September 2nd!

Contest Proceedings
All participants have been encouraged to write articles describing their submissions in detail. They are published in the proceedings of the 2013 CASMI contest together in a CASMI special issue of Mass Spectrometry, the official journal from the Mass Spectrometry Society of Japan (MSSJ, see also here). All articles are now available online, while the printed edition will be published in October 2014.

Table of contents of the CASMI special issue:

  • Lars Ridder, Justin J. J. van der Hooft, Stefan Verhoeven, Automatic Compound Annotation from Mass Spectrometry Data Using MAGMa. (S0033)
  • Andrew G. Newsome, Dejan Nikolic, CASMI 2013: Identification of Small Molecules by Tandem Mass Spectrometry Combined with Database and Literature Mining. (S0034)
  • Daniel L. Sweeney, A Data Structure for Rapid Mass Spectral Searching. (S0035)
  • Emma L. Schymanski, Michael Gerlich, Christoph Ruttkies, Steffen Neumann, Solving CASMI 2013 with MetFrag, MetFusion and MOLGEN-MS/MS. (S0036)
  • Kai Dührkop, Franziska Hufsky, Sebastian Böcker, Molecular Formula Identification Using Isotope Pattern Analysis and Calculation of Fragmentation Trees. (S0037)
  • Fumio Matsuda, Rethinking mass spectrometry-based small molecule identification strategies in metabolomics. (S0038)
  • Takaaki Nishioka, Takeshi Kasama, Tomoya Kinumi, Hidefumi Makabe, Fumio Matsuda, Daisuke Miura, Masahiro Miyashita, Takemichi Nakamura, Ken Tanaka, Atsushi Yamamoto, Winners of CASMI2013: Automated Tools and Challenge Data. (S0039)