JJAP Special Issue

Papers presented in the FMA are highly encouraged to be submitted to a Special Issue of the Japanese Journal of Applied Physics(JJAP). The special issue will be published at the end of September, 2009. The JJAP publication of each paper will be accepted after peer-reviewing.
The followings are instruction to prepare the manuscript.


Please note that the authors are required to pay the publication charge. (15,000 Yen/paper).


The manuscripts should be sent to the FMA Office by e-mail : mail_address
Please don't submit the paper to JJAP Editorial Office.


The title of the e-mail should be FMA_17_First name_Last name


Please change the "First name" and the "Last name" in the e-mail title to those of the Corresponding Author. E-mails with wrong titles may be removed as spam-mails. Submission of hard copies won't be accepted.


The following documents are required for the submission of each paper.

  1. A manuscript file including figures and tables (pdf)
    File name: FMA_17_00_V0_First name_Last name.pdf
  2. Application Form for the submission of paper (Microsoft Word)
    File name: FMA_17_AP_First name_Last name.doc
    download template sheet (Microsoft Word)
  3. Agreement Copyright Transfer and Payment of Publication Charge
    File name: FMA_17_CP_First name_Last name.pdf
    download template sheet (Microsoft Word)
    download template sheet (pdf)


Please change the "First name" and the "Last name" in the file names to those of the Corresponding Author. Files with wrong names may be rejected by software used in the editorial works. The above files should be attached in the e-mail to the FMA Office.


Signature should be necessary in the "Agreement Copyright Transfer and Payment of Publication Charge". This document can be sent by the following ways:
  1. Use an image file of signature and put on the sheet.
  2. Write signature on a hard copy of the sheet and use a scanner to make a pdf file.
  3. Write signature on a hard copy of the sheet and send it by FAX.
    FAX: +81-3-5734-2514 (FMA Office)
  4. Write signature on a hard copy of the sheet and send it by standard mail to the FMA Office:
    FMA Office, Dr. Takaaki Tsurumi
    School of Materials and Chemical Technology,
    Tokyo Institute of Technology,
    S7-1, 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro, Tokyo 152-8552, Japan.

Note: except the cases 3 and 4 mentioned above, all documents should be sent as attached files in the e-mail to the JJAP Office
mail_address
The e-mail title should be FMA_14_First name_Last name where the "First name" and the "Last name" should be changed to those of Corresponding Authors.


The paper must be submitted before 31st May 2014.
Papers submitted after the deadline may be rejected during peer-review process. It is now impossible to transfer the special issue papers to regular papers after the submission.