SUBMISSION GUIDELINESS

  • The principal aim of IJFER is to publish promptly original works of high quality in English.
  • Manuscripts will be considered on the understanding that they report original work, or are review articles summarizing and interpreting progress in a thematic area and are not under consideration for publication by another journal.
  • Manuscripts should be written in clear, concise English and should contain all essential data in order to make the presentation clear and the results of the study replicable.
  • Authors who are not native speakers of English but would like to improve the English to ensure the meaning is clear can make use of the English Language Editing service.
  • All material submitted will be subject to review by appropriate referees selected by the Editorial Office and will be examined to detect inappropriate use of previously published material without attribution.
  • The Editors reserve the right to improve the grammar and style of manuscripts.
  • The corresponding author is responsible for the submission on behalf of all authors.
  • Prior to submitting your manuscript, please ensure that it has been prepared according to the guidelines below.
  • The manuscript should be sent in electronic submission† uosman@aydin.edu.tr. The journal, IJFER do not charge any article submission or processing charges for your articles.

PAGE DESIGN Text body area is (195mm x 275mm).  30 mm margin from top, 20 mm from down and 25 mm margin should be left on right/left sides.

T›TLE should be in 16 pt. bold, capital letters with Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. Authors' names, affiliations, e-mail addresses should follow the title after double line spacing with authors' names and surnames in lower case except first letters in 14 pt, the rest is 10 pt. italic.

ABSTRACT should not exceed 200 words with the word "Abstract" in 10 pt. italic, bold, abstract text in 9 pt. italic, all in Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. 

KEY WORDS not exceeding 5 should be in bold.

DOCUMENT CHARACTER: Subtitles should be in 10 pt. bold, capital letters and text body 10 pt. both with Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. The manuscripts should be written on a single column, be double spaced with single line spacing between paragraphs. The subtitle of the first section should start after a single space following the keywords, the other subtitles also with a single line space following the text, there should also be single line spacing between the previous text and the subtitle.

CONCLUSION section should have a title written in 1o pt. bold, capital letters and the text in 10 pt. all in Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format.

REFERENCE 

Following are examples of order and style, which should be strictly adhered to:

Referencing books:

[1] ÷zsu M., T, Valduriez, P., Principles of Distributed Database Systems, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 128-136,1991.

Referencing papers:

[2]G. Altay, O. N., Ucan, "Heuristic Construction of High-Rate Linear Block Codes," International Journal of Electronics and Communications (AEU), vol. 60, pp.663-666, 2006.

  • Based on our particular style, the first 9 authors will be listed as they appear. When more than 10 authors are listed, Edifix will automatically include only the first 10 authors, followed by et al.
  • Cite journal titles using NLM Title Abbreviation found in the U.S. National Library of Medicine Catalog online (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nlmcatalog/).
  • References must be numbered consecutively in the order mentioned.
  • Do NOT use full stop after initials or abbreviations.
  • In the text, cite references by number in parentheses e.g., [1],[1-3], [1,4].
  • Inclusive page numbers should be given.
  • Personal communications should be avoided.
  • Manuscripts in preparation or submitted (but not yet accepted) and abstracts, may be cited in the text, but should NOT be included in the list of references.

Page number is to be placed at the top left corner of each page with pencil.

Length of the Manuscript should not exceed 20 pages excluding Figures and Tables. 

Conflicts of interest and informed consent Authors must declare whether they have any conflicts of interest in the cover letter and they should also add at the end of manuscript before references acknowlegement(optional).

INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT THE ACCEPTED MANUSCRIPTS

Page Design: Text body area is (195mm x 275mm).  30 mm margin from top, 20 mm from down and 25 mm margins should be left on right/left sides. 

Title should be in 16 pt. bold, capital letters with Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. Authors' names, affiliations, e-mail addresses should follow the title after double line spacing with authors' names in lower case and surnames in capital letter in 14 pt. the rest in 10 pt. in the same format.

Abstract should not exceed 200 words with the word "Abstract" in 12 pt. italic, bold, abstract text in 9 pt. italic, all in Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. 

Key Words not exceeding 5 should be in 9 pt. bold. 

Document Character: Subtitles should be in 10 pt. bold, capital letters and text body 10 pt. both with Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. The manuscripts should be written on two columns, be single spaced with single line spacing between paragraphs. The subtitle of the first section should start after a single space following the keywords, the other subtitles also with a single line space following the text, there should also be single line spacing between the previous text and the subtitle.

SECTIONS:
 Formulas should be numbered sequentially. Referring to formulas should be as Eqn (.). Figures and Tables should be placed into the text body and captions for both should be 10 pt. Table numbers and captions should be placed before the Table. If necessary, both columns may be used for large Figures and Tables.

CONCLUSION section should have a title written in 12 pt. bold, capital letters and the text in 10 pt. all in Times New Roman font in Microsoft Word format. Conclusion should not be a version of the Abstract. 

REFERENCE numbers should be given in brackets as illustrated below:

Referencing books:

[1] ÷zsu M., T, Valduriez, P., Principles of Distributed Database Systems, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 128-136,1991.

Referencing papers:

[2]G. Altay, O. N., Ucan, "Heuristic Construction of High-Rate Linear Block Codes," International Journal of Electronics and Communications (AEU), vol. 60, pp.663-666, 2006.

Short Biography of the authors should follow references after a single line space, names in 9 pt. surnames in 9 pt. and the text in 9 pt. The text should not exceed 100 words.