Information For Authors

Author Guidelines 

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Submissions

Manuscripts should be submitted by one of the authors of the manuscript through Submissions. Only electronic PDF (.pdf) or Word (.doc, .docx, .rtf) files can be submitted. The submitting author takes responsibility for the manuscript during submission and peer review. 

Article types

The journal will consider the following article types:

  • Full-Length ArticlesFull-length articles are original, high-quality, research papers presenting innovative scientific findings.
  • Communications:  Communications are short articles that provide rapid dissemination of original, cutting-edge ideas, and timely significant contributions in Applied Sciences, Engineering, and Technology, including comparison with existing methods and demonstrating advantages over those methods reported in the literature.
  • Review Articles: Review articles are state-of-the-art overviews of a specific area or topic by examining a broad review of the relevant research, identifying emerging trends, and suggesting future directions for the relevant topic.

Formatting

Articles Journal manuscript template can be downloaded here. We recommend that all submitted manuscripts include line numbers and follow the structure.

Communications should be in maximum of 4 journal pages (including references) in length written in a clear and short way using the same template here.  Authors should not include any titles as introduction, literature review, methodology and results in the manuscript. Maximum of three figures/ tables in total can be included if they are essential to understanding the work. Supplementary data can be provided.  

Reviews  should be written  using the same template for articles here. Authors should include Abstract, Content based in the sub-topics or review questions being addressed in the review and Conclusions and Discussion  to express the review findings and future directions

Publishing Ethics

The authors should ensure that they have submitted entirely original work, and if the authors have second-handed the others work, it has to be appropriately cited or quoted and permission has been obtained where necessary.

Authors should present an accurate account of the work performed as well as an objective discussion of its importance. Underlying data should be represented accurately in the paper. A paper should contain sufficient detail and references to permit others to replicate the work. Fraudulent or knowingly inaccurate statements constitute unethical behaviour and are unacceptable.

Manuscripts must be submitted on the understanding that they have not been published elsewhere and are only being considered by this journal. The submitting author is responsible for confirming that the article’s publication has been approved by all the other coauthors. It is also the submitting author’s obligation to ensure that the article has all necessary institutional approvals.