Daily Archives: September 22, 2010

On-line submission is not an easy job

It is 6:30 PM now. From 7 AM, I have been working on the final check of the paper for submission to a scientific journal.  The experiments were done by my students. In the morning, I checked all the details in the paper: spelling, calculations, abbreviations, order of sentences, logic, etc.  In the afternoon, I sent e-mails to coauthors with the manuscript and figures (for the manuscript) attached.  Then I started the on-line submission at 1 PM. On-line submission sounds easy, but as everybody imagines, it could take time.  The toughest part today was submitting figures.  A PDF file was formed after the submission to check the results, and figures … Continue reading

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