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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 is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and 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.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines

Journal of Mechanical Engineering Author Guidelines : Only receive original/authentic scientific texts from scientists and practitioners in mechanical engineering along with the aspects around them, that have never been published in another journal.

Journal of Mechanical Engineering is published regularly every six month: April and October. This journal is to be expected as a publication media of the scientific paper for scientists and practitioners. For authors who want to send their paper(s), please follow these instructions below:

  1. The prioritized paper to be published must have (a) state of the art of science and technology, (b) point of views and approaches, and (c) findings, ideas, or thoughts that are new to science. The focus and scope of the paper includes mechanical engineering, manufacture engineering, energy conversion, material engineering. fishing engineering, and agricultural engineering, 
  2. Primary references (references that are closely related to the topic) are expected to be more than 80% of the total references.
  3. Please use references that are published within the last 10 years.
  4. Please use in depth, critical analysis and synthesis.
  5. The conclusion is expected to emerge a new theory or technology.
  6. The paper is written in “Bahasa” by using the correct and standard grammatical order.
  7. The paper is written on A4 (210  297 mm) paper size.
  8. The paper is written in two column template, which can be downloaded at or please contact the editorial team.
  9. Please use “Times New Roman” type of font with 12 Pt font size and line and paragraph spacing of 1.
  10. The title of the paper has to be straightforward and is expected to not exceed 14 words in “Bahasa” or 10 words in English, so that the intent of the title can be comprehensively understood.
  11. The number of pages for each paper is 10 pages and does not exceed 12 pages includes references (and appendices if any).
  12. The credit line (byline) includes author’s name (without academic degree or indication of position and rank), the name of the institution where the research activity is conducted and e-mail address.
  13. The abstract is written in “Bahasa” and English contain of one complete paragraph in which fully describe the essence of the writing (maximum 200 words).
  14. The keywords has maximum number of 6 words.
  15. The writing has to be presented in a good systematic writing and the manuscript is not to be arranged or written like in a thesis.
  16. Descriptive presentation with pictures, photograph, table and graphic is highly recommended.
  17. Please use the example below as for the reference and citation system:
    1. According to Charles (2005). . . . or . . . . (Charles 2005)
  18. Please use the example below to compile the bibliography:
    1. Raftery, J., (1994), “Risk Analysis in Project Management”, E & FN Spon, London.
    2. Sogge, R.L.,(1981), "Laterally Loaded Pile Design", Journal of Geotechnical Engineering Division, ASCE, Vol. 107, No. GT9, pp. 1179-1199.
    3. Wenzel, F., (2006), ”Earthquake Risk Reduction Obstacles and Opportunities”, Academia European, Vol.1. No.2, pp. 221-231.
  19. Please send the manuscript in both hardcopy and softcopy format (please attach the softcopy of original photograph, table or graph too)
  20. The softcopy of “ Guidelines of Writing Scientific Paper for Journal” can be downloaded at or please contact the editorial team.

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