Instructions for Authors
  • Guidelines to Author
  • All submissions must be in English. The writing should be kept clear and concise with no repetition. Font size of 12 point with double spacing is recommended throughout the manuscript. Font style preferred: Times New Roman.
  • The manuscript should begin with title, authors and addresses, abstract and keywords, main text, acknowledgments, references, list of tables, and figure captions. An additional single space must be inserted between the sections. Tables and Figures should be attached to the end of the manuscript. Pages should be numbered consecutively.
  • - Title should be short enough to properly reflect the contents of the article with a maximum length of 15 words and it should be straightforward to appeal to a general reader.
  • - Authors full name and affiliations should be included. All who make a meaningful contribution to the scientific work should have the opportunity to be listed as co-authors.
  • - Abstract should be single paragraph with no more than 200 words long and contain no references. It should serve as a general introduction to the topic and summarize the content of the article with key results and findings
  • - Keywords preferably 3–5 words that best describe the subject matter of the article should be provided below the abstract. Avoid the use of non-standard abbreviations and symbols in keywords
  • - Main text is limited to 5,000 words (not including abstract, Methods, References and figure legends).
  • - Acknowledgement carries all sources of funding and contributors who are not included as co-authors.
  • - References should be numbered consecutively in the text, thus: “According to a recent study [1] ...” and collected at the references section in the following styles.
  • For journals:
    1. Y.-C. Chung, C.K. Kim, and B.J. Wuensch, J. Appl. Phys. 87[6] (2000) 2747-2752.
    For proceedings:
    2. Y.-C. Chung, in Proceedings of the 3rd International Ceramic Processing Workshop, April 2000, edited by K.H. Auh (Hanyang University Press, 2000) p. 21.
    For books:
    3. J. Doe, in “Instructions for Preparation of Papers” (Hanyang University Press, 2000) p. 1.
  • 3.Illustrations
  • All illustrations, of whatever type, should be numbered in a single sequence and referred to in the text and caption as Fig. 1, Fig. 2, etc. Original art-work should be sent; photocopies or any other form of copy will generally be unsuitable for reproduction in the journal. Handwritten annotations are not acceptable. Photographs should be positive glossy prints, unmarked and not creased, and of high contrast. Internal scale bars should be included in photographs. Symbols, arrows, or letters used in photographs should contrast with the background.
    Note: Only black/white figures that are recognizable by readers are accepted.
  • SI units must be used. If unconventional units are employed, appropriate conversion factors should be given. All abbreviations should be spelled out in full on first appearance, e.g., Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM).
  • 5. Submission
  • Submission of manuscripts proceeds totally online via the e-Submission System at
  • 6. Copyright
  • Copyright to the above-listed original article submitted by the above author(s) is hereby transferred to Hanyang University Press. By signing this Agreement, the author warrants that the submitted article is original and that the article has not been published elsewhere.