- Instructions for writers
The author must present the accurate results of a research conducted accompanied by an objective and significant discussion. The basic data must be displayed accurately in the article. Articles should include sufficient information and references that others can refer to in future research. Deliberate fraud on reports is considered unethical and unacceptable behavior.
Data Access and Retention
Authors are requested to provide raw data relating to the article for editorial review, and should be prepared to provide public access to such data whenever possible (in accordance with the ALPSP-STM Data Statement and Database requirements), and should in any case be prepared to retain such data. for some time after publication.
Originality and Plagiarism
The author must ensure that the submitted article is entirely original, and must be appropriately cited or cite if the author has used the research and/or words of others.
Multiple, Repeated and Concurrent Publishing
Authors should not generally publish manuscripts with the same research in more than one journal or other than the main publication. Submission of the same manuscript in more than one journal simultaneously is unethical and unacceptable behavior.
Acknowledgment of Source
Recognition of the work of others must be done. The author must cite all the literature used in the article.
Ownership should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the design, design, implementation or interpretation of the results of the proposed research. Everyone who has contributed must be registered as an author. If there are other people who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the process of writing articles or research, then they must be recognized or registered as contributors. The lead author must ensure a list of all contributing authors, and all contributing authors have viewed and approved the final article to be submitted for publication.
Human or Animal Hazards and Subjects
If the research involves chemicals, procedures or equipment that are hazardous and inherent in their use, the authors must clearly identify these in the article manuscript.
Disclosure and Conflict of Interest
All authors must describe in the manuscript any financial or substantive conflicts of interest that might affect the results or interpretation of the article. All sources of financial support for the research should also be disclosed.
Fundamental Errors in Published Articles
When the author finds an error or inaccuracy in the manuscript of a published article, it is the author's obligation to immediately notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to correct it or withdraw it.