How to Submit a Manuscript

Before submitting an article, authors must read the copyright information. Submission of an article to this journal implies that authors have read and fully agree to the terms and conditions under the Information for Authors at the time of manuscript submission.

Manuscript and supporting documents should be submitted:

1-Online using the Online Manuscript Submission System (please also complete and upload the the Authorship and Conflict of Interests Form)

2-By email to (please also complete and send the Manuscript Submission Form)

The corresponding authors should submit manuscript in one of the accepted formats (e.g., .doc, .docx or ‘.rtf) and may combine text, tables and figures into a single file or provide figures separately (at 300dpi or higher).

Name the manuscript and all supporting files using first author’s last name (for example, Smith-Cover, Smith-Manuscript, Smith-Figure 1, etc.). Provide any signed documents as scanned images or with electronic signatures. Original document(s) may be requested at the final publication stage. Contact us in the first instance, should you have any problem in submitting your manuscript or should you have any other queries.

Covering Letter

The corresponding author should include a covering letter explaining why their article is suitable for publication in this journal, describing major/novel findings of the research and their significance. Explain with reasons if your manuscript merits express review.

Final Check list

When ready to submit your manuscript please check you have included the following files: