Submission Checklist

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, Latex or  WordPerfect document file format.

 

You only need to upload 3 files. 

1-Manuscript: (without any author names and affiliations)

2-Title Page:  A separate title page, containing the title, all author names, affiliations, and the contact information (e-mail, telephone number, and fax number) of the corresponding author. The submission files should be a Microsoft Word document file format.

3- COPYRIGHT AGREEMENT (signed)

 

Article similarity rate is ≤ 20%

 

Where available, URLs for the references have been provided

 

The text is 1,5 line 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.

 

The ethics committee permission has indicated (if necessary)

 

All funding information from each author pertaining to this work.

 

Any conflicts of interest for any author that are not apparent from their affiliations or funding.