Guidelines & Template

Elixir is an international peer review journal covering all areas of research in arts & humanities,science, engineering and technology.

Submission of manuscripts through online submission system
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7.You can Enter the Required Details.
   a.Title of Article:(Due to some browser security settings, the editor is not able to access your clipboard data directly. You are required Right click your Mouse to paste it again in Paste window.Please paste inside the following box using the keyboard (Ctrl/Cmd+V) and hit OK)
   b.Select Category: (If the category not exist, click the New category option and enter new category in the below New Category Request)  
   c.Select Sub Category
   d.Abstract(Due to some browser security settings, the editor is not able to access your clipboard data directly. You are required Right click your Mouse to paste it again in Paste window.Please paste inside the following box using the keyboard (Ctrl/Cmd+V) and hit OK)
   e.Select the file in .Doc or .Docx format.
   f.Enter the Captcha code and Submit.

Authours can submit the article through online submission system or email the article to respective journal e-mail id Please don’t send hard copy until requested by the editor in some special cases. It is strongly recommended that the text be run through computer spelling and grammar programs. 

Journal Template
Authors are encouraged to use the article template for preparation of articles Click here to download the template. If you find any difficulty in following the template, no need to follow it. For  your submission, please prepare your manuscript as a single file (a word file with embedded figures, tables etc.). You may either prepare your manuscript using a word processing program or save it as a .doc or .docx file, remembering to insert your figures and tables into the document. All files in .doc or .docx format will be converted to .pdf format upon acceptance.
The following types of article will be considered:
Research Articles: Original research in various fields of arts,science, engineering and technology will be evaluated as research articles. Articles should be in english and must contain abstract.Research articles should contain up to fifteen pages (A4 size, 1” space from all sides, double spaced between lines).
Research Notes: These include articles such as preliminary notes on a study.
Reviews: Reviews of recent developments, improvements, discoveries and ideas in various fields.
Letters to the Editor: These include opinions, comments and suggestions relating to the publishing policy of the Elixir. Letters should not exceed more than a page.
All manuscripts should have the following format: title, name(s) of author(s), key words (3-6), abstract, text, references.

The abstract must be brief and informative and must not exceed 200 words.
Journal References
Single/Multiple Authors 
Bagchi, Alaknanda. Conflicting Nationalisms: The Voice of the Subaltern in Mahasweta Devi's Bashai Tudu. Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature, vol. 15, no. 1, 1996, pp. 41-50.
More than six authors 
Ipek S, Esra KA, Hikmet K, Erdem Y, Satyajit D S, Randolph A, Efficacy of Daphne oleoides subsp. Kurdica for wound healing: Identification of active compounds through bioassay guided isolation technique. Journal of Ethno pharmacology 2012; 141: 1058-1070.
Organization as Author
Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Hypertension, insulin, and proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension. 2002; 40(5): 679-86.
Unknown Author
21st century heart solution may have a sting in the tail. BMJ. 2002; 325(7357): 184-5.

Journal article on the Internet
Mayer D.P, Mullens J E, Moore M T. Monitoring school quality: Anindicators report. National Centre for Education. 2000; Available at
Personal author(s)
Murray PR, Rosenthal KS, Kobayashi GS, Pfaller MA. Medical microbiology. 4th ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 2002.
Editor(s), compiler(s) as author
Gilstrap LC 3rd, Cunningham FG, VanDorsten JP, editors. Operative obstetrics. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2002.
Author(s) and editor(s)
Breedlove GK, Schorfheide AM. Adolescent pregnancy. 2nd ed. Wieczorek RR, editor. White Plains (NY): March of Dimes Education Services; 2001.
Organization(s) as author
Royal Adelaide Hospital; University of Adelaide, Department of Clinical Nursing. Compendium of nursing research and practice development, 1999-2000. Adelaide (Australia): Adelaide University; 2001.
Chapter in a book
Watt G. Dictionary of the economic product of India Delhi-6, III Edition.  Cosmo Publications India; 1972. 26.
Conference proceedings
ZhijieXu, Laisheng Wang, JianchengLuo, Jianqin Zhang, A modified clustering algorithm for data mining. Proceedings of IGARSS; 2005 May; IEEE; 2005.
Borkowski MM. Infant sleep and feeding: a telephone survey of Hispanic Americans [dissertation]. Mount Pleasant (MI): Central Michigan University; 2002.
Website information [homepage on the Internet]. New York: Association of Cancer Online Resources, Inc.; c2000-01 [updated 2002 May 16; cited 2002 Jul 9]. Available from:
Acknowledgement for article
All articles submitted electronically will be acknowledged through mail upon receipt. 
All manuscripts will be subject to peer review before publication. Submitted manuscripts must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere or have already been published. 

Before publication, the galley proof is always sent to the authors for correction. Mistakes or omissions that occur due to some negligence on our part during the final printing will be rectified in an errata section of a later issue. However, this does not include those errors left uncorrected by the authors in the galley proofs.
All due care will be taken for the materials submitted, the publisher cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage.

The editor-in-chief reserves the right to accept/ reject  an article submitted.