Publishing Instructions

Manuscripts should be submitted by one of the authors through the online manuscript tracking system. Only electronic folders in word format can be submitted through the IJP website. The submitting author takes responsibility for the manuscript during submission and peer-reviewing. The submitted manuscripts must not have been published elsewhere and are only being considered by this journal. You can download the template from here.

Instructions for publishing in the Iraqi Journal of Physics

For researchers wishing to publish in the Iraqi Journal of Physics, please consider the following points:
1. The manuscript must be electronically uploaded on the journal’s system:
2. The first page of the manuscript includes the following:
a. Title of the manuscript, in both Arabic and English languages.
b. The name of the author(s), according to their role in the research, with their affiliation(s), in both Arabic and English languages, with e-mail address (s).
c. Abstract of the manuscript in English, provided that the number of words ranges between 150-250 words.
d. Paragraphs a, b, and c are written in Arabic and placed on the last page.
3. Five keywords must be added indicating the subject of the research.
4. The manuscript written using (Microsoft Word 2013) as follows:
a. The title of the manuscript in both Arabic and English in standard font (Times New Roman) in size (14) in bold and with one line spacing , the names of researchers in size (11) in bold, while the author(s) affiliation(s) and e-mail address are in size (10).
b. The main text of the research is written in (Times New Roman) font, in size (12), and with a spacing of one line.
5. The manuscript must be printed in one column.
6. Figures, pictures, illustrations and tables are numbered in order according to the sequence of their occurrence in the main text, and the caption of each is written in size (12) in bold and italic, provided that the images are of appropriate quality and clarity.
7. Word's built-in equation editor must be used for the purpose of printing mathematical equations. A space of 6pt is left before and after the equation.
8. The references mentioned in the manuscript are indicated using Arabic numerals between square brackets [ ], provided that their sequence mentioned in the manuscript is the same as in the list of references at the end of the manuscript. The references are written as follows:
a. If the reference is a book: the name of the author(s), the title of the book. Publication year: publishers.
b. If the reference is an article: the name of the author(s), the title of the research. Journal title, year of publication. Volume, Issue (number or version): page number.
c. If the reference is a conference article: the name of the authors(s), the title of the article. Conference title: The year of the conference. Page number.
you can download IJP citation style for reference management tool (EndNote ) from here.
9. The International System of Units (SI Units) must be used.
10. The corresponding author must fill out the checklist electronically when uploading the manuscript on the journal’s website, as well as fill out the copyright form signed by all researchers participating in the research and upload it electronically with the manuscript in PDF format.
11. In case that the manuscript matches the terms of the journal, a nonrefundable fee of (25,000) ID should be paid to the journal’s secretariat  
12. In case the plagiarism percentage (less than 20%) is met, the manuscript will be submitted to the reviewers. After the evaluation process is completed and the manuscript is accepted by the reviewers, the researcher is provided with the preliminary acceptance notice. The rest of the publishing fees, which amount to (60,000) ID, are paid to the journal to complete the manuscript publication requirements.
13. The journal’s editorial secretariat reviews and makes sure that the manuscript meets the conditions of publication in the journal and that it is free of typographical errors (in case of errors, the manuscript is repeated for the purpose of modification).
14. The editor-in-chief of the journal reviews the final version of the manuscript before publishing.
15. The researcher has a period of one week to make all the modifications (if any) indicated by the reviewers so that the journal can publish the manuscript as quickly as possible.
16. No modification or change may be made to the manuscript after the final acceptance.
17. Address all correspondence to:
The secretariat of the editorial board of the Iraqi Journal of Physics
College of Science/University of Baghdad
Jadriya - Baghdad - Iraq
Website:  www. , e-mail: [email protected]