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Author Guidelines

1. The written manuscript is the original result of research in the field of chemistry or chemistry education and has never been published before.

2. The manuscript is typed in 1 space using Arial letters, 11 pts on A4 paper, a maximum of 20 pages. Top margin = 3 cm, left, right, bottom = 2 cm.

3. Manuscripts are sent through the Online Journal System. If you don't have an account, please register here

4. The manuscript is written in English with the following conditions: title, author's name, abstract along with keywords, introduction, method, results and discussion, conclusion, and references.

5. The title is written in capital letters with a font size of 14 pts, not more than 20 words.

6. The name of the author of the article is written without an academic degree, followed by the name of the institution or affiliation and placed under the title of the article. Authors must include e-mail and correspondence addresses.

7. Abstract and keywords are written in one space of no more than 200 words and followed by keywords with a maximum of 5 words. Abstract describes the essence of the objective, research methods, research results, and conclusions.

8. Introduction includes a description of the background to the problem, the scope of the research, and literature review related to the research topic, as well as the formulation of hypotheses (if any). A maximum of 20% of the total pages.

9. The method includes a detailed description of the materials used, the method chosen, the technique, and the scope of the study. Maximum description is 15% of the total page.

10. Results and discussion is an objective description of the research results and discussion. Description of results and discussion of a minimum of 40% of the total page.

11. Conclusion contains research findings which are answers to the formulation of research problems. The conclusions should be written briefly, concisely and clearly.

12. Reference List is written in accordance with the IEEE Style

 

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.

  1. 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).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. 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.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
 

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).

 

Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Publication: 20.00 (USD)
If this paper is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to cover publications costs.

If you do not have funds to pay such fees, you will have an opportunity to waive each fee. We do not want fees to prevent the publication of worthy work.