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Requirement for Membership
One of the authors who submits a paper or papers should be member of the Korean Society of Ocean Engineers (KSOE), except a case that editorial board provides special admission of submission.
Article types include scholarly monographs (original research articles), technical articles (technical reports and data), and review articles. The paper should have not been submitted to other academic journal. When part or whole of a manuscript was already published to conference papers, research reports, and dissertations, then the corresponding author should note it clearly in the manuscript.
After published to JOET, the copyright of manuscripts should belong to KSOE. A transfer of copyright (publishing agreement) form can be found in submission website (http://www.joet.org).
Manuscript should be submitted through the on-line submission website (http://www.joet.org). The date that corresponding author submits a paper through on-line website is the official date of submission. Other correspondences can be sent by an email to the Editor in Chief or secretariat. The manuscript must be accompanied by a signed statement that it has been neither published nor currently submitted for publication elsewhere. The manuscript should be written in English or Korean. Ensure that online submission are in a standard word processing format (Hangul or MS Word are accepted). Ensure that graphics are high-resolution. Be sure all necessary files have been uploaded/ attached.
Please refer to “Authors' Checklist” for details.
Manuscript must be edited in the following order: (1) Title, (2) Authors' names and affiliations, (3) Keywords, (4) Abstract, (5) Nomenclature (optional), (6) Introduction, (7) Main body (analyses, tests, results, and discussions), (8) Conclusions, (9) Acknowledgements (optional), (10) References, (11) Appendices (optional).
A concise and factual abstract is required. The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results and major conclusions. An abstract should be written in around 300 words. References are not cited in abstract whenever possible. Also, non-standard or uncommon abbreviations should be avoided, but if essential they must be defined at their first mention in the abstract itself.
Immediately after the abstract, provide a maximum of 5 or 6 keywords.
All mathematical equations should be c1early printed/typed using well accepted explanation. Superscripts and subscripts should be typed clearly above or below the base line. Equation numbers should be given in Arabic numerals enclosed in parentheses on the right-hand margin.
Tables should be numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals. Each table should be fully titled. All tables should be referred to in the texts.
Figures should be numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals. Each figure should be fully titled. All figures should be referred to in the texts. All the illustrations should be of high quality meeting with the publishing requirement with legible symbols and legends.
References in text
References in texts follow the APA style. Authors can also see how references appear in manuscript text through the ‘Template’.
Reference list follows the APA style. Authors can see how references should be given in reference section through the ‘Template’.
The appendix is an optional section that can contain details and data supplemental to the main text. If there is more than an appendix, they should be identified as A, B, C, etc. Formulae and equations in appendices should be given separate numbering: Eq. (A.1), Eq. (A.2), etc.; in a subsequent appendix, Eq. (B.1) and so on. Similarly for tables and figures: Table A.1; Fig. A.1, etc.
Every manuscript received is circulated to two or more peer reviewers. The author's name and affiliation is disclosed during review process to reviewers. The review process can be repeated till the revision requests are suggested by reviewers.
Manuscript reviewed should be revised and submitted with responses to the reviewers' comments in three months. Otherwise, the submission is finished with decision of reject.
The accepted manuscript will be sent for the proof reading for the consistency of text format and the completeness of references. The manuscript may be revised according to the opinion of the manuscript editor.
Article processing chargePayment due
Article processing charge (APC) covers the range of publishing services JOET provides. This includes provision of online tools for editors and authors, article production and hosting, and customer services. Upon editorial acceptance of an article for the regular review service and upon submission of an article for the fast review service, the corresponding author will be notified that payment is due.
The APC up to 6 pages is ￦200,000 (or ＄200) for the regular review service and ￦550,000 (or ＄550) for the fast review service. For papers longer than 6 pages, an extra APC of $30 per page is charged. No taxes are included in this charge.
Credit card payment can be made online using a secure payment form as soon as the manuscript has been editorially accepted. We will we send a receipt by email once payment has been processed. Please note that payment by credit card carries a surcharge of 10% of the total APC.
Invoice payment is due within 7 days of the manuscript receiving editorial acceptance. Receipts are available on request.