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CONSTANT 2020 / Guidelines for the Authors

To download the draft template CONSTANT 2020, clic here.

The papers must be entirely written in English language; they must have minimum 3000 words and maximum 8000 words and must exactly comply with the instructions bellow.
Each study will be enrolled in the conference only to the extent that its content is assumed by a coordinating teacher.
Papers which do not comply with the formatting conditions described below will be returned to the authors and will only be taken into consideration for final review when they fulfill the mentioned standards.
Papers must be written clearly, concisely, and without any ambiguities.

Rules on citation and bibliography: http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html


PAPER STRUCTURE

TITLE OF THE PAPER
(centered, bold, Times New Roman, 14, CAPS LOCK, one column)

THE FIRST NAME AND THE SURNAME OF THE AUTHOR
(centered, Times, bold, 12, one column)
The affiliation and the webmail address will be added like a footnote at the first name and the surname of the author

ABSTRACT
(Times New Roman, bold, 11, one column)
No more than 300 words. The abstract must clearly specify the purpose of the paper and the objectives pursued by the author by his/her study (Times, 9, Italic, justify, one column).

KEYWORDS
(Times New Roman, bold, 11)
five key words, defining the subject approached in the paper. To be written in Times, 9, italic, one column).

INTRODUCTION
(Times New Roman, bold, 12)
The introduction shall have a page at the most, however not less than half a page. The text must provide answers for four questions. (1) What matter does the paper cover? (2) Why is the studied matter important? (3) How does the author intend to answer to this matter? (4) What is the relation between the paper and the already existent specialized literature? This introductory section shall be written clearly, and any confusion in communicating the four answers might result in paper rejection. (Times, 10, justify, one columns).

PAPER CONTENT
(headline depending on the specific of the approach subject) (Times, bold, 12, justify, one columns)
In this section the author must present and argue his/her research outcomes. The author is free to choose the structure of his/her paper content depending on the specific of the approached subject. (Times New Roman, 12, justify, one columns).

CONCLUZII
(Times New Roman, bold, 12, justify, one columns)
The conclusions section shall cover three elements: (1) it shall summarize the main outcomes; (2) it shall present the expected impact of the research outcomes; (3) it shall include suggestions for further research work. (Times, 10, justify, one columns).

REFERENCES
(Times, bold, 10, justify, one column)
References shall be written in accordance with the Chicago Manual of Style. The authors shall visit http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html for rapid guidelines. (Times, 9, justify, one column).

References are mandatory. There are accepted only footnotes.

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