Guide for Authors
International Journal of Scientific Methods in Engineering and Technology (IJSMET) is an International refereed, Multidisciplinary journal having e-ISSN: XXXX-XXXX, published by the Global Scientific and Engineering Publications (GSEP) to promote High Quality Scientific Research Methods in Engineering and Technology. IJSMET frequency of publication is monthly since its inception, being published in the months of January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October November and December.
Before submitting Articles to the International Journal of Scientific Methods in Engineering and Technology (IJSMET), Authors or Academicians, Research Scholars and Contributors should read our information about Ethics and Policies of IJSMET on the Journal Website. Do not submit Articles written other than MS Word as they will not be accepted for review. Save the files compatible with many versions of MS Word (avoid document extension other than *.doc, *.docx).
Terms of Submission:
Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract, a published lecture or academic thesis or review), that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere, that its publication is approved by all authors and tacitly or explicitly by the responsible authorities where the work was carried out, and that, if accepted, it will not be published elsewhere in the same form, in English or in any other language, including electronically without the written consent of the copyright holder.
To verify originality, your article may be checked by the originality detection service Crossref Similarity Check/ iThinticate or Turnitin software. Similarity or Plagiarism up to 10% is allowed excluding References and Similarity or Plagiarism up to 20% is allowed including References. IJSMET strictly follow the plagiarism policy.
Peer Review Process:
This journal operates a single blind review process. All contributions or submissions will be initially assessed by the Editor for suitability/Originality for the journal. Papers deemed suitable/Original are then typically sent to a minimum of two independent expert reviewers to assess the scientific quality of the paper. The Editor is responsible for the final decision regarding acceptance or rejection of articles. Submissions will be considered by an Editor if not rejected by peer reviewers, whose identities will remain anonymous to the authors.
Authors or Academicians, Research Scholars and Contributors are strongly encouraged to submit Manuscripts/Articles online through Online Submission. This will allow even quicker and more efficient processing of your manuscript. On other hand full length Articles/ Manuscripts can send directly to the Editor Email: email@example.com.
Title and Authorship Information:
The following information should be included in Manuscript/Article while preparing its structure. The entire Manuscript/Article should be written in English Language with Times New Roman font face. Paper Title (Font size:16 pt Bold), Author's full name(Font size:14-pt Bold)
Full institutional Mailing Addresses(Font size:11-pt -Italic)
Corresponding Author/ Author's Email (Font size:11-pt -Italic)
Abstract(14 pt Bold):
The manuscript should contain an abstract. The abstract should be self-contained and citation-free and should not exceed 250 words. The abstract should state the purpose, approach, results and conclusions of the work. The abstract should be intelligible and complete in itself (no numerical references); it should not cite figures, tables, or sections of the paper.
Keywords (12 pt Bold):
Maximum of Six Keywords (for the purposes of indexing) should be supplied below the abstract, in Alphabetical Order.
The manuscript May contain the following sections:
Previous Work / Theoretical framework/ Literature Review (if Applicable)
Data and methods
Headings and Format:
Sections and subsections should be numbered as 1, 2, etc. and 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2 etc respectively. Capital letters should be used for the initial letter of each noun and adjective in the section titles; the section should be formatted as left, bold, Times New Roman, and 14pt font size. For subsections (left, bold, Italic, Times New Roman, and 12pt), the initial letter of the first word should be capitalized and also similarly for other sub-subsections like 1.1.1, 1.1.2 etc (left, bold, Times New Roman, and 12pt). Text font size is 12pt in entire body of the Manuscript/Article with 1.5pt Line Space.
Figures, Photos, Tables, and Equations:
A figure or photo should be labeled with "Fig.” and a table with “Table.” It must be assigned with Arabic numerals as a figure or a table number; the figure number and caption should be placed below the figure or photo. The first letter of the caption should be in capital letters. (Example: Fig.1) The first letter of the description following it should be in capital letters. (Example: Fig.1: The experimental Setup.) The table number and caption should be placed at the top of the table. Use Table 1: format as a model for your tables.
Be careful to keep the same aspect for all the tables in the article despite the number of columns. Equations should be typed with Equation Tool bars Available and Do not paste the Screen Shots of Equations. Equation Numbering example: ax+bx+c=0…….Eq(1), Eq(2)….etc with left alignment. Photos and Figure should be of type JPEG, BMP only.
All references mentioned in the Reference List are cited in the text like ,..,[1,2],[1,2,3] and vice versa. Font size of references is 10pt.
Reference to a journal publication:
 J. van der Geer, J.A.J. Hanraads, R.A. Lupton, The art of writing a scientific article, J. Sci. Commun. 163 (2010) 51–59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.Sc.2010.00372.
Reference to a journal publication with an article number:
 J. van der Geer, J.A.J. Hanraads, R.A. Lupton, 2018. The art of writing a scientific article. Heliyon. 19, e00205. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2018.e00205.
Reference to a book:
 W. Strunk Jr., E.B. White, The Elements of Style, fourth ed., Longman, New York, 2000.
Reference to a chapter in an edited book:
 G.R. Mettam, L.B. Adams, How to prepare an electronic version of your article, in: B.S. Jones, R.Z. Smith (Eds.), Introduction to the Electronic Age, E-Publishing Inc., New York, 2009, pp. 281–304.
Reference to a website:
 Cancer Research UK, Cancer statistics reports for the UK. http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/aboutcancer/statistics/cancerstatsreport/, 2003 (accessed 13 March 2003).
Reference to a dataset:
[dataset]  M. Oguro, S. Imahiro, S. Saito, T. Nakashizuka, Mortality data for Japanese oak wilt disease and surrounding forest compositions, Mendeley Data, v1, 2015. https://doi.org/10.17632/xwj98nb39r.1.
if and when the manuscript is accepted for publication, the authors agree to automatic transfer of the copyright to the publisher; that the manuscript will not be published elsewhere in any language without the consent of the copyright holders; that written permission of the copyright holder is obtained by the authors for material used from other copyrighted sources; and that any costs associated with obtaining this permission are the authors' responsibility. For more details about Copyrights Authors can read information about our Ethics and Policies of IJSMET.
All submissions of Manuscript/ Articles should strictly follow the template of IJSMET, it can be download from downloads in journal website.