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.
- This work has never been published before, and has not been presented to any conference or any other journal for consideration.
The manuscript file was prepared in Microsoft Word format and the format specified by the journal was followed.
- The journal format has been considered as indicated in the journal template and guidelines
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