Author Guidelines

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Before submitting your paper, make sure it fits the following framework.  Submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.


The paper is written in the following order:

  1. Title
  2. Abstract
  3. Keywords
  4. Introduction
  5. Theoretical Framework
  6. Methodology    
  7. Result and Discussion
  8. Conclusion
  9. Acknowledgement
  10. References

Explanations on each part of the paper:

Title. Title has to be short, dense, and clear. It covers keywords from research concept and observed variables. Maximum words for a title is 12 words.

Abstract. Abstracts are written in English. An abstract has to give summary to the readers about the article’s content: aim of the research, methodology, main result, and conclusion. This section is not part of the text and must be complete; no table numbers, pictures, references, or math expressions shown. An abstract must not have more than 200 words within one paragraph.

Keywords. This section contains 5 most important words from the paper, separated by semicolon (;).

Introduction. Introduction covers background, research questions, aim of the research, and writing organizations.

Theoretical Framework. Theoretical Framework may use theories’ names or methods. Parts of theoretical framework contain framework theories that are going to be discussed. They become a foundation on methodology to produce a result.

Methodology. Methodology covers steps on conducting research.

Result and Discussion. This section contains result of the research along with its discussions.

Conclusion. This section contains conclusion and suggestion from the research.

Acknowledgement. The researchers may want to show gratitude to all support from coworkers, the technical staffs or financial support from particular organizations.

References. This section contains literature cited in the paper. Use IEEE-style citations.