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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 should be in MS Word format NOT in Adobe Acrobat document (pdf file) format
- Where available, URLs for the references have been activated and ready to click. The references that have doi number must be provided
- The text is single-spaced and follow author gudilines and journal template. 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.
- English grammar and typographical errors were carefully checked, and the similarity test must be below than 20%.
- A completely filled-up Suggested Reviewers Form . Please inform the email address used in filling-up the Google Form
- The authors agree to the JOURNAL PUBLICATION POLICY: All accepted peer-reviewed papers will be asked to pay a processing fee amounting to 150 USD per paper. Only accepted and paid papers will be published. The corresponding author must indicate his/her agreement to the new policy before the paper can proceed to the review process.
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