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The International Journal of Advanced Research Foundation (IJARF) is a Monthly published online Research Journal, which publishes innovative research papers, reviews, mini-reviews, short communications, Case Studies and notes dealing with Engineering, Technology, Basic and applied Sciences, Management. All manuscripts are subject to rapid peer review. Those of high quality (not previously published and not under consideration for publication in another journal) will be published.

Research Article Format (Margins)

The preferred format of all manuscripts are in MS office (2003 or above).Type area on a page is standard Letter A4 ( 8.5” x 11”).All text should be fully justified. Margins for this type area:top 1”, bottom 0.75” left 0.51”, right 0.51”, double columns format 3.5″ width, 0.25″Spacing .

Title Format

  • Paper Title: 24 point type (Times Roman)
  • Author(s):11 point type (Times Roman)
  • Affiliation(s): 10 point type (Times Roman)
  • Sub Head (if applicable): Capitalize Each Word case, 10 point (Times Roman)
  • Leave 1 line spaces between title and author names/affiliation.
  • Keep paragraph setting as 1 lines
  • Your chapter should begin with a brief Abstract and keywords.
  • Paper Title, Author Names/Affiliations, Abstract and Keywords should be in single column format followed by the rest of the paper in double column format Width 3.5″, Spacing 0.25″.

The manuscript should be starting with the title page and the text should be arranged in the following order:

  • Title Page
  • Authors & Co-Authors Details & Their Affiliations
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • Introduction
  • Materials and Methods
  • Results and Discussions
  • Conclusion
  • Acknowledgment
  • References
  • Tables & figures
  • Ethical matter
  • Short Communications
  • Review Articles
  • Submission of Manuscript
  • Copyright & Permissions

Title Page: The title should be as short as possible on the first page and provide precise information about the contents. The title should be followed by full names of author (s), affiliations of author (s) and institutional addresses.

Authors & Co-Authors Details & Their Affiliations: Each author must provide their full name including their forenames and surname. The Corresponding Author of the manuscript must be marked with an asterisk*, and should be listed first. In addition the corresponding author must include Telephone and E-mail address at the bottom left corner of the title page. If any of the co-authors are from different organizations, their addresses too should be mentioned and indicated using numbers after their names. Maximum 5 authors should be allowed.

Abstract: Provide on a separate page an abstract of not more than 150-250 words. A concise and factual abstract is required. The Abstract should be informative and completely self-explanatory, briefly present the topic, state the scope of the experiments, indicate significant data, and point out major findings and conclusions. An abstract is often presented separately from the article, so it must be able to stand alone. For this reason, standard nomenclature should be used and abbreviations and references should be avoided.

Keywords: Provide three to six appropriate keywords after the abstract.

Introduction: Shall start immediately after the Abstract, as the next paragraph, but should be typed in double-space. The Introduction should lead the reader to the importance of the study; tie-up published literature with the aims of the study and clearly states the rationale behind the investigation.

Materials and Methods: It should be complete enough to allow experiments to be reproduced. All the procedures should be described in detail, previously published procedures should be cited, and important modifications of published procedures should be mentioned briefly. Capitalize trade names and include the manufa