Korean Institute of Surface Engineering

pISSN : 1225-8024 | eISSN : 3399-8403


Manuscript preparation guidelines of the JKISE
  1. The title of the manuscript should represent the contents in short and specific form.
  2. The kind of irons in Korean manuscript should written in Korean and additional elements and common alloy system should written in atomic elemental format.
    (example) Ni-Cr-Mo steel
  3. English title should start in capital letter except prepositions, articles and conjunctions and the next word after hypon be in capital.
    (example) Nickel-Base Superalloy
  4. Author name should be both in Korean and English. Principal author should come first. English author name has family name in last and should be given in full name.
  5. Affiliation (the name of the institution) should follow these:
    • 1) Korean affiliation, the name of the institution, department, city and ZIP code, nation
    • 2) English affiliation, the name of the institution, department, city and ZIP code, nation
  6. Abstract should be within 150 words for research paper and within 50 words for short paper.
  7. Keyword should be written within 10 words expressing the main topic of the paper.
  8. Manuscript style should follow these:
    • 1) Title and abstract : paper title, author, affiliation, title (English), author (English), affiliation (English), Abstract, Keywords
    • 2) Body : introduction, theory, experimental, result, discussion, conclusion, acknowledgement, references
    • 3) Figures and table list
    • 4) Tables
    • 5) Figures and photos
  9. Abbreviations should be defined when they first occur in a manuscript.
    (example) Absolute temperature(T) is measured → T is measured.
  10. Captions for figures and tables should be typed consecutively in English on a separate page, not attached to the figure and table.
  11. References should be numbered consecutively in order of first appearance in the text and designated by square brackets.
    (example) Effects of thin films on the oxidation[1]
  12. References should be written in English and prepared in the following form.
    • 1) For a scientific journal: Author, Paper title, Abbreviation of journal title, volume (year) start page-the last page
      (example) [1] K.-D. Hong, Surface properties of metals, Trans. Am. Soc. Met, 55 (1962) 347-351.
    • 2) For a book: Author, Book Title, Editor, nth edition, Publisher, City (year) page.
      (example) [2] G. Petzow, Sintering and Catalysis, G. C. Kuczynski, second ed., Plenum Press, New York (1976) 279.
  13. Well-known predicatse are written in Korean but unusual one in English.
  14. Foreign predicate should be a capital letter when it is placed ate the beginning of the sentence. It should be a small letter in the middle of sentence.
  15. The tables should be numbered in oder of appearance and the caption should be positioned above the table.
  16. All captions for tables, figures, photos should start in capital letter and the next words in the captions should be in small letter. Captions for Figures and tables should be typed consecutively and attached to the end of the body.
  17. In the body of manuscript, table and figure should be written as “Table” and “Figure”, respectively. Graphs and photos should be placed sequently in figure.
  18. The widths of figures and photos should be within 75~165 mm.
  19. Equations and book-name should be presented in italics.
  20. The equations should be numbered consecutively throughout the text with algebraic numbers in parentheses, such as (1), (2), and (3) without connecting lines.
  21. Simple equations can be expressed in one line suing slashes and parentheses.
    (example) a + b can be represented as (a + b)/(c + d).
    c + d
  22. Journal name should be abbreviated as shown in table 1.
  23. These regulations are applied since Jan. 1, 2016.


Journal title Abbreviation
Journal title Abbreviation Abbreviation
한국표면공학회지 J. Korean Inst. Surf. Eng.
한국주조공학회지 J. Kor. Foundrymen's Soc.
輕金屬 J. Jpn. Inst. Light Met.
日本金屬學會회지 Bull. Jpn. Inst. Met.
鐵鋼 Tetsu-to-Hangane
Acta Metallurgica et Materials Acta Metall. Mater.
Advanced Material and Process Adv. Mater. Proc.
Advances in Materials Technology Adv. Mater. Tech.
Annals of Physics Ann. Phys.
Annual Reviews of Materials Science Ann. Rev. Mater. Sci.
ISIJ International ISIJ Int.
Institute of Metals, Journal Journal J. Inst. Met1
Intermetallics Intermetallics
International Joumal of Poweder Metallurgy Int. J. Powder Metall.
International Materials Reviews Int. Mater. Rev.
Iron and Steel Institute, Journal Journal J. Iron, Steel Inst.
Japan Institute of Metals Transations Trans. Jpn. Inst. Met.
Journal of Materials Engineering J. Mater. Eng.
Journal of Materials Research J. Mater. Res.
Journal of Materials Science Letters J. Mater. Sci. Left.
Materials Science and Engineering(A-C) Mater. Sci. Eng.(A-C)
Materials Science Researck International Mater. Sci. Res. Int.
Materials Science and Technology Mater. Sci. Tech.
Materials Transactions JIM Mater. Trans. JIM
Metal Science Metal Sci.
Metallurgical Society of AIME Trans. Metall. Soc. AIME
Powder Metallurgy International Int. Powder Metall.
Progress in Materials Science Prog. Mater. Sci.
Steel Research Steel Research