Author Guidelines

JESR is a periodical scientific research in the field of Engineering and Science Research. We accept manuscript in critical literature review as well as original research article. JESR journal published two times per year, i.e., June and December editions.

General guidelines

  1. The manuscript must be original, no plagiarism, and has never been published nor under consideration in other scientific journal.
  2. Articles are written by a program Microsoft Word, A4 size paper, page margins: top 3 cm, left 3 cm, bottom 2.5 cm, and right 2.5 cm, typed with 1,5 density spacing, font Times New Roman 10, text format in two columns.
  3. Please submit your manuscript file as a Microsoft Word extension Document (DOC) or Rich Text Format (RTF), download template here
  4. All content of the manuscript should be written in English.
  5. For submission, please login and submit your manuscript through the link Online Submission:
  6. For June issue, JESR accepts submission from January to April or earlier. The editing and revision process is scheduled in March-May. For December issue, we accept submission from August to October or earlier. Editing and revision process is scheduled in September-November.
  7. The manuscript can be accepted without revision, accepted with major or minor correction, or rejected. Rejected article is not possible to returned unless requested by the author with a written consideration.

Manuscript Structure

  1. The length of the manuscript of is no more than 5000 words or about 4-15 pages.
  2. Articles are written by systematic and the following provisions.
  3. Title written in a concise and informative typed in Times New Roman font of 14pt, maximum 20 words (single-spaced). Title should reflect the substance of the variables described in the article body.
  4. Name of Author: written using Times New Roman font of 11pt, without salutation. The author can be an individual or a team.
  5. Affiliation: name of the institution
  6. E-mail Address, which is located under the author's name. E-mail of corresponding author is obligatory.
  7. Abstract should be written using Times New Roman font of 9pt that contains 100-250 words, in a single-spaced and one paragraph.
  8. Abstract of a review article consists of a discussion of the core issues and substantially, while for an original article consists of goals, methods, and results.
  9. Key words: terms that reflect the essence of the concept within the scope of the problem may consist of 3-5 terms.

Body of manuscript:

  2. Review Article consists of an INTRODUCTION (preliminary scientific study) that shows the problems and framework of analysis, sub-subtitle that contains the ALL SCIENTIFIC CONCER, CONCLUSIONS, ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS (IF ANY), and REFERENCES.

Citing the references:

References need not be cited in the text. When they are, they appear on the line, in square brackets, inside the punctuation. Grammatically, e.g.: as shown by Sukmana [4]; as mentioned somewhere [2], [4-7], [9,10]; Brown and Jones [5]; Wood et al. [7].

NOTE: Use et al. when three or more names are given for a reference cited in the text.

or as nouns: as demonstrated in [3]; according to [4] and [6-8].

Reference styles:

Samples of the correct formats for various types of references are given below.

Basic format for journals:

[1]        A. Author, B. Author, and C. Author. (year). Title. Journal. volume (issue), pages.


[2]        R. J. Vidmar and J Chapman. (2012). On the use of atmospheric plasmas as electromagnetic reflectors. IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. Vol. 21(3), pp. 876–880.

Or when cited from online:

[3]        S. Garg, K. Soni, G. M. Kumaran, R. Bal and K. Marek, (2009, March). Acidity and Catalitic Activities of Zirconia. Catal. Today, [Online]. 141 (2), pp. 25-39. Available:


Basic format chapter in book and handbook:

[4]        J. K. Author, “Title of chapter in the book”, in Title of His Published Book, xth ed. A. Editor, and B. Editor, Ed. City of Publisher, Country: Publisher name, year, ch. x, sec. x, pages.

[5]        J. K. Author, “Title handbook”. City of Publisher, Country: Publisher name, year, pages.


[6]        G. O. Young, “Synthetic structure of industrial plastics,” in Plastics, 2nd ed., J. Peters, J. K. Weber, and M. Khalid, Ed. New York, USA: McGraw-Hill, 2017, pp. 215–264.

[7]        W.-K. Chen, “Linear Networks and Systems”. Beijing, China: China Scientific Publisher, 2013, pp. 123–135.


Basic format for reports:

[8]        J. K. Author, “Title of report,” Abbrev. Name of Co., City of Co., Abbrev. State, Country. Report ID#, year.


[9]        E. E. Reber, R. L. Michell, and C. J. Carter, “Oxygen absorption in the earth’s atmosphere,” Aerospace Corp., Los Angeles, CA, Tech. Rep. TR-0200 (4230-46)-3, Nov. 1988.

[10]      Electrical Engineering Research Lab., “Calibration program for the 16-foot antenna,” Univ. Texas, Austin, USA. Tech. Memo. NGL-006-69-3, August, 2017.


Basic format for standard or manual:

[11]      Name of Manual/Handbook, x ed., Abbrev. Name of Co., City of Co., Abbrev. State, Country, year, pp. xx–xx.


[12]      Transmission Systems for Communications, 3rd ed., Western Electric Co., Winston-Salem, NC, USA, 1985, pp. 44–60.

[13]      IEEE Criteria for Class IE Electric Standard, IEEE-E36-308, Tokyo, Japan, 2016.


Basic format for conferences proceedings:

[14]      A. Author. (year, month). Title. Proceedings of Conference title, Abbrev. Conference. volume (issue), pages. Or Available online: site/path/file


[15]      I. Sukmana, and M. Dauglas. (2018). Internet technologies deployed behind the firewall for corporate productivity. Proceedings of International Conference on Advanced in Internetworking, INET2016. pp. 12-20.

Or when available online:

[16]      I. Sukmana, and M. Dauglas. (2018). Internet technologies deployed behind the firewall for corporate productivity. Proceedings of INET2018. Available:


Basic format for patents

[17]      J. K. Author, “Title of patent,” U.S. Patent x xxx xxx, Abbrev. Month, day, year.



[18]      G. Brandli and M. Dick, “Alternating current fed power supply,” U.S. Patent 4 084 217, Nov. 4, 1978.

Or when available online:

[19]      L. M. R. Brooks, “Musical toothbrush with adjustable neck and mirror”, Singapore Patent, May 2019. Available:


Basic format for theses (M.S.) or dissertations (Ph.D.):

[20]      J. K. Author, “Title of thesis”, M.S. thesis, Abbrev. Dept., Abbrev. Univ., City of Univ., Abbrev. State, Country, year.


[21]      N. Kawasaki, “Parametric study of thermal and chemical nonequilibrium nozzle flow”, M.S. thesis, Dept. Chem. Eng., Osaka Univ., Osaka, Japan, 1993.