Author Guidelines


Scientific Voyage aims to provide a rapid publishing platform, where each and every instruction is vital to reduce the editorial process. Authors are instructed to follow the guidelines strictly without which the article may not be accepted for publication. Authors are advised to check the guidelines before submitting the article for publication.

Submission Of Article
The online publication system presents a faster and convenient way to publish your articles to a broader audience. Contribute your paper and experience the exposure of international competence and recognition!
We are presently focusing on publishing original research work, review papers and short communications only. Authors may submit their articles by clicking on Online Submission tab in the menu bar. Authors are advised to submit the articles only with the copyright declaration (form available in website) duly signed, scanned and attached which may be downloaded from the website.
File Type
Authors should submit the articles only in PDF format, no other format is accepted.
Size of Submission
No article should exceed more than 10 pages unless necessary, authors will be requested to substantiate the need if it exceeds the maximum number of pages. The file size of the PDF format may not exceed 10 MB size for submission through submission form.
Language
Language of the articles should be only in English, we are not processing articles in any other languages.
Font Type
Articles should be typed in single line spacing with the following font pattern :
Font type: Times New Roman.
Size: For main heading or title: 14 points and Bold.
For sections and sub-sections: 12 points and Bold.
Content of article: 12 points.
Order of Submission
Front page: Title of article, authors' names, authors' institutional affiliations only and leave other spaces empty.
From second page: Start with abstract of a maximum of 250 words exactly conveying the content of the article, Keywords ( at least 5 words ) Main content text with all tables and figures aligned in their location (do not send tables and figures separately unless requested), list of symbols and abbreviations, acknowledgement, references (follow standard format).
References
All references must be arranged first alphabetically and then it may be further sorted chronologically. If the reference is provided from the same Author (s) in the same year it must be identified by the letter “a”, “b”, “c”, etc which is placed after the publication year. Ex. (2000,”a”),
References should follow the following format:
[1] Gupta.R., and Silva G.R, 2007, Article title, Journal of Image Processing, 23(3),pp 16-19.
[2] Sharma G., 2003, Article title, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 41(1), pp 23-27.
Books: P.K.Chandra., (2005). Introduction to Multimedia, 3rd. Ed. McGraw Hill Inc, 39-100.
Book chapter: Volga, J (2002). Understanding the Ecosystem in: Environmental System Management, 3rd edition, Lineage Publishing, New Jersey.
Conferences: Selvi. B, “ Remote Sensing for disaster management”, International Conference on Disaster Mitigation and Management, College of Engineering and Management, Kolkata, pp 239-243.
Reference Citation
If the reference is of a Single author: the author’s name (without initials) and the year of publication.
If the reference is of Two authors: Both authors name and also the year of publication of the article.
If the reference is of Three or more than three authors: First author’s name followed by “et al.”
Example: Chakravarty, 1991: James Jensen and John Atkins, 2008: Peterson et al., 2004. Citing web reference can be like the journal article reference.
Figures and tables
Figures should not be provided at the end of the document, provide them wherever necessary in the article. Provide the figure number and caption with a font size of 10. Tables can be embedded within text and the caption of the table should be above the table with a font size of 10.
Peer review policy
This journal aims at rapid publication of articles while maintaining rigorous peer review process. Each article will be subject to a minimum of two reviews by two individual reviewers. If their decision varies the article will be sent to a third reviewer and the editor’s decision is final. Reviewers will be insisted to review the paper within 10 days time and if he/ she fail to return will be sent to another reviewer for review.
Paper acceptance
Final decision on acceptance of the paper is with the editorial team, promotion in any form will disqualify even qualified papers. Selected papers will be put in queue for publication and once the article is published the author will get a confirmation email from the corresponding editor.
Copyright
The journal follows Creative Commons License 3.0 and authors are instructed to upload a copyright declaration attached with article while submission. Click here to download the copyright declaration, please sign the form and scan it and attach in email. If the article is submitted via the submission form, upload the scanned copyright document in the relevant place.
Publishing Method
All articles accepted for publication will be open access, free of charge and only online. Authors are free to download their papers at any time; no reprints or any other format of accepted article will be provided.