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Author Guidelines


  1. Author may submit the manuscript to METALURGI, have to send original soft file manuscript (doc, docx). The checklist have to be checked.  
  2. Named should be state without academic degree, affiliation address and position should be state clearely after Title (Times New Roman (TNR) 1 space, sizes 12 font. 
  3. Manuscript should contain at least 2.000 words and should not exceed 10 pages including embedded figures and tables, without any appendix, and the file should be in Microsoft Office (.doc/.docx) or Open Office (.odt) format. It should be prepared  in A4 paper (21cm x 29.7cm) using 2.5 cm for inside margin and 2 cm for top, bottom, and outside margins.
  4. Mathematical equation should be clearly written, numbered orderly, and accompanied with any information needed.
  5. Header and footer including page number must not be used. All hypertext links and section bookmarks will be removed from papers. If you need to refer to an Internet email address or URL in your paper, you must type out the address or URL fully in Regular font.
  6. Citation and Reference are written according to IEEE style
  • Citations numbering should be numbered in [1], [2], [3], ... format, according to appearance order.
  • Wikipedia, personal blog, or non scientific website is not allowed to be taken into account.
  • Primary references should be at least 80% from at least ten references.
  • References shoul be taken from the late five years.
  • Detail referencing manual can be seen in the Author Guidelines

1. Abstract

Abstract should be written in English with TNR 10 space 1 followed by keywords written in italics. The content of the abstract summarizes briefly and clearly about:

  • Purpose and Scope of Research
  • Methodology
  • Results
  • Conclusion

2. Introduction

The contents of the introduction clearly describe:

  • Problem and scope
  • Current scientific status
  • Hypothesis
  • Expected approach
  • Expected results
  • The research procedures are written clearly therefore each experimental step can be understood.

3. Results and Discussion

Arranged in detail as follows:

  • Tables is written above the table, left aligned with TNR 10 space 1. The word Table is written in bold. The end of the sentence is not marked with a period.

Example: Table 1. Hardness of SS 316L

  • Captions for images is written below the image, left aligned with TNR 10 space 1 in line with text. The word Figure is written in bold. The end of the sentence is not marked with a period.

Example: Figure 1. SS 316L microstructure

  • Discussion section interprets the findings and explain their significance to answer the problems described in the Introduction.
  • The findings may be compared with work previously done by other researchers.

4. Conclusion

Contains brief and clear about:

  • The problem statement addressed in the paper
  • Summarize your overall arguments or findings
  1. Abbreviation and unit. Abbreviations follows international rules and the International System of Units must be used.
  2. Citations. Citations are written using the IEEE format. Citations numbering should be numbered in [1], [2], [3], ... format, according to appearance order. Citation numbers are written before the end of the sentence without spaces, with square brackets, and not bold.

Example: SS 316LSS 316L steel microstructure[2].

5. References

We recommend Citation Software such as Mendeley. The writing rule is as follows:

  • Book

Author(s). book titles. Location: Publishing company, year, pp.

Example: W.K. Chen. Linear Networks and Systems. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 1993, pp. 123-35.

  • Book Chapters

Author(s). “Chapter title” in Book title, edition, volume. Editor's name, Ed. Publishing location: Publishing company, year, pp.


J.E. Bourne. “Synthetic structure of industrial plastics,” in Plastics, 2nd ed., vol. 3. J. Peters, Ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1964, pp. 15-67.

  • Articles in a Journal

Author(s). “Article title”. Journal title, vol., pp, date.


G. Pevere. "Infrared Nation." The International Journal of Infrared Design, vol. 33, pp. 56-99, Jan. 1979

  • Articles from Conference Proceedings (published)

Author(s). “Article titles.” Conference proceedings, year, pp.


D.B. Payne and H.G. Gunhold. “Digital sundials and broadband technology,” in Proc.IOOC-ECOC, 1986, pp. 557-998.


  • Papers Presented at Conferences (unpublished)

Author(s). “Paper's title,” Conference name, Location, year.


B. Brandli and M. Dick. “Engineering names and concepts,” presented at the 2nd Int. Conf. Engineering Education, Frankfurt, Germany, 1999.

  • Standards/Patents

Author(s)/Inventor(s). “Name/Title.” Country where the patent is registered. Patent number, date.


E.E. Rebecca. “Alternating current fed power supply.” U.S. Patent 7 897 777, Nov. 3, 1987.

  • Electronic References

- Books

Author. (year, Month day). book titles. (edition). [Type of medium]. Vol. (issues). Available: site/path/file [date accessed]. 


S. Calmer. (1999, June 1). Engineering and Arts. (2nd edition). [Online]. 27(3). Available: [May 21, 2003].

- Journals

Author. (year, month). “Article titles.” Journal titles. [Type of medium]. Vol. (issue), pages. Available: site/path/file [date accessed]. 


A. Paul. (1987, Oct.). “Electrical properties of flying machines.” Flying Machines. [Online]. 38(1), pp. 778-998. Available: www.flyingmachjourn/properties/ [Dec. 1, 2003].

- World Wide Web

Author(s)*.“Titles.” Internet: Complete URL, date updated* [date accessed]. 

M. Duncan. “Engineering Concepts on Ice. Internet: , Oct. 25, 2000 [Nov. 29, 2003].

  • Odd Sources

- Newspapers

Author(s)*. “Article titles.” Newspaper (month, year), sections, pages.


B.Bart. “Going Faster.” Globe and Mail (Oct. 14, 2002), sec. A p.1.“Telehealth in Alberta.” Toronto Star (Nov. 12, 2003), sec. G pp. 1-3. 

- Dissertations and Theses

Author. “Title.” Degree level, school, location, year.


S. Mack. “Desperate Optimism.” M.A. thesis, University of Calgary, Canada, 2000.

- Lecture

Lecturer(s). Occasion, Topic: “Lecture title.” Location, date.


S. Maw. Engg 251. Class Lecture, Topic: “Speed skating.” ICT 224, Faculty of Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Oct. 31, 2003.


Author Notice

Article Template can be downloaded here: 

Every article submitted to METALURGI shall use reference management software e.g. Mendeley.

use IEEE citation style, download here



Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. This manuscript is originally author or group working results

  2. Manuscript is not being submitted, or peer reviewed to other scientific journal.

  3. manuscript format isopenOffice, Microsoft word based on the manuscript template.

    Every article submitted to METALURGI shall use reference management software e.g. Mendeley.

    use IEEE citation style, download here

  4. All text is written based on the METALURGI rules including referncing

  5. by checking all this term of condition, Author will follow all rules that EDITOR METALURGI has decided.
  6. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  7. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Copyright Notice

Author Rights

We require authors to transfer non-exclusive publishing rights to the publisher to enable BRIN Publishing to publish and distribute research articles. This rights transfer is established through a publishing agreement between the authors and BRIN Publishing. The agreement explicitly addresses the transfer or licensing of copyright for publishing purposes to BRIN Publishing, while authors maintain the necessary rights to utilize and share their published articles. BRIN Publishing fully supports authors in sharing, disseminating, and maximizing the impact of their research, including within any databases.

As an author publishing in Metalurgi, you possess a broad range of rights for various article uses, including within your institute or company. These author rights can be exercised without the requirement of obtaining explicit permission. When publishing in Metalurgi, authors enjoy extensive rights to utilize their works for educational and scholarly purposes, eliminating the need to seek permission (but it should follow the open access license of Creative Common CC-by-SA Licenseinclude :

  • The author or the author's institution can freely employ the article for classroom teaching purposes and present it at meetings or conferences. Additionally, copies of the article can be distributed to the attendees without any hindrance
  • The author's company can utilize the article for internal training purposes without any restrictions
  • Shared with colleagues for their research purposes
  • Incorporated into a future compilation of the author's works
  • Include in a thesis or dissertation without any limitations
  • Portions or extracts from the article can be reused in other works as long as proper acknowledgment of the original article is provided
  • Derivative works can be prepared based on the article, excluding commercial purposes, as long as proper acknowledgment of the original article is given
  • The author or the author's institution can voluntarily post the article on open web sites for scholarly purposes
Authors, readers, and third parties can copy and distribute the material in any medium or format. They can also remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, including commercial purposes. However, it is essential to give appropriate credit by mentioning the name of the creator and attribution parties (including the authors' detailed information). A copyright notice, an open-access license notice, a disclaimer notice, and a link to the material should also be provided. Moreover, a link to the license and an indication of any changes made must be included. The publisher should indicate any modifications to the material and retain a record of previous modifications using a CrossMark Policy. Furthermore, information regarding Erratum-Corrigendum notification should also be provided.
Authors, readers, and third parties have the freedom to access, read, print, and download the article. They can also redistribute or republish it by displaying it in a repository. Additionally, they can translate the article, download it for text and data mining purposes, reuse portions or extracts from it in other works, sell or reuse it for commercial purposes, and remix, transform, or build upon the material. They must distribute their contributions under the same license as the original Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA) license.

Publishing Right 

By submitting a manuscript, the authors acknowledge and agree that, if accepted for publication, the article's non-exclusive right for publishing (publishing right) shall be assigned or transferred to the Publisher of Metalurgi journal (BRIN Publishing).

Once an article is accepted, authors will receive a notification email, including a 'Copyright Transfer Agreement for Publishing' form. This form, known as the CTAP (Copyright Transfer Agreement for Publishing), needs to be completed by the authors. The agreement can be conveniently accessed online.

Metalurgi journal and BRIN Publishing, along with the Editors and the Editorial Board, are committed to upholding the highest standards to prevent the publication of incorrect or misleading data, opinions, or statements in the journal. However, it is essential to note that the authors and advertisers hold the sole and exclusive responsibility for the content of the articles and advertisements published in Metalurgi journal.

It is important to remember that while we request a transfer of copyright for publishing through the CTAP, our journal ensures that the authors retain (or are granted back) significant scholarly rights, as mentioned earlier.

The form of Copyright Transfer Agreement for Publishing (CTAP)can be downloaded here : [CTAP Form of Metalurgi]

The copyright form should be electronically signed and sent to the Editorial Office in its original form via the email provided below:

Dr. Ika Kartika S.T., M.T.

Organisasi Riset Nanoteknologi dan Material, Pusat Riset Metalurgi - BRIN

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