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Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines

Title, (Font size 14 pt, bold, center)


First Name Surname Author 1a, First Name Surname Author 2b, ….(Font size 12, bold, center)


a Full postal address of affiliation, including country name of author 1 (12 pt, italic, align left)

b Full postal address of affiliation, including country name of author 2 1 (12 pt, italic, align left)




A concise abstract (maximum length 150 words) should be provided (12 pt, normal, align justify).



Provide a background for the article avoiding excessive literature survey (12 pt, normal, align justify)


Material and methods

Described all methods and provide details about the experiments as they can be reproduced (12 pt, normal, align justify)


Results and discussions

Described briefly the results and discussed them.


Subheadings: may be used in the Methods and Results.


Cite references in the text by name and year in parentheses.

The following type will be used for references:


Author, Year. Title. Journal. Volume, Pages.


Author, Year. Title. Edition ed. Publisher, City.

Book chapter:

Author, Year. Title. in: Editor (Ed.) (Eds.), Book Title, Edition ed. Publisher, City, p. pp. Pages.


All tables have to be numbered using Arabic numerals.

Tables should always be cited in text in consecutive numerical order.

For each table, please supply a table caption (title) explaining the components of the table.



Supply all figures electronically in MS Office form or TIFF.

Figures should be cited in text in consecutive numerical order.

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