Instructions for Authors:
The Proceedings of IIRTS'2019 will be published as a volume of the Springer's series of Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, titled "Innovations Induced by Research in Technical Systems".
Paper preparation using the Book Chapter template:
The Springer Book Chapter template is provided for Microsoft Word users to help to structure the paper, e.g., define its structure, styles and heading hierarchy. Predefined style formats are available for all the necessary structures that are parts of the paper. The template is not intended for the preparation of the final page layout. The final layout will be created using our layout specifications.
Please format your paper in accordance with the template below. Manuscript length should be within 10-12 pages.
Download: Template for Springer's LNiME Paper (Book Chapter):
Download: Copyright Form for Springer's LNiME Paper (Book Chapter):
Reviewing as part of the IIRTS Conference:
The review process is arranged as the standard single-blind peer-review process:
- The names of the Reviewers are hidden from the Authors.
- The names of the Authors are NOT hidden from the Reviewers.
Policies & guidelines for avoiding plagiarism and self-plagiarism:
The Authors are requested to avoid plagiarism and self-plagiarism in their submissions. Your can find in the Internet numerous guidelines e.g. 'Avoiding plagiarism, self-plagiarism, and other questionable writing practices: A guide to ethical writing'
by Miguel Roig, Ph.D.
The IIRTS Conference uses Crossref Similarity Check software powered by iThenticate. The Authors are requested to try their best to reduce the similarity index as much as possible. Similarity of less than 25% is usually acceptable given that the original publications are cited and permissions are received by the corresponding rights holder, and that the presented work is overall an original one.