The Journal of Engineering Research and Education is published annually. It contains original research papers of researchers in the field of engineering such as Microelectronic, Computer, Communication, Electronic, Electrical, Mechanical, Mechatronic, Metallurgy, Mathematic, Product Design, Engineering Management, Bio-Process and Environmental. Authors who are keen to publish their research paper in this journal should send their manuscript in triplicate hard copies and a soft copy of the file to: Editor in Chief, Journal of Engineering Reseach and Education, Publication Unit, c/o Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Library, Tingkat 1, Bangunan KWSP, Jalan Bukit Lagi, 01000 Kangar, Perlis, Malaysia.



Manuscript submitted to Journal of Engineering Research and Education must be original work that has not been published or under consideration for publication elsewhere. The journal welcomes submissions in three clear copies written in either English or Bahasa Melayu. The manuscripts should be typed double space on A4 size paper using 12 Times New Roman font and size, single column and should be not more than 10 pages inclusive of tables, figures and illustrations. All submissions will be peer reviewed.



Manuscript should be headed by a concise title. Please include the full name of the author, complete mailing address, telephone and fax number. The title should be typed using 16 Arial font and size. In case of multiple authorships, please indicate the main author to whom all correspondence concerning the paper should be directed.



Abstract should be written not more than 200 words. The abstract should be brief and concise and should include the subject and scope of the research together with the author’s summarized conclusion.



The manuscript should consist of the following sections; Abstract, Introduction, Experiments Methodology, Results and Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgements and References.



All illustrations, including line diagrams, graphs, and photographs should be clear, sharp, noise-free and have a good contrast. Line diagram and table must be original, presented as high quality laser printed computer output. Lettering should be unambiguous, and handwriting annotations are not acceptable.



All tables should be kept simple, clear and should refer to the text. It should be numbered, titled and typed using double spacing on separate pages.


Unit, Mathematical Notation and Equation

SI units must be used. If unconventional unit are employed (e.g., denier) appropriate convention factor should be given. All equations must be clearly typed, tripled-spaced and should be identified or numbered accordingly.



References should be numbered consecutively and appear in separate References or bibliography section at the end of the manuscript in the following style, for paper and books.


1. Style for paper.

Reference number, Authors [last name followed by first initial followed by last name for other authors], year, title, periodical (in italics), volume (issue), inclusive pages number.


1.  Joyce B.A, (2003, September). In Situ Studies of the MBE Growth of III-V Systems Using RHEED and STM. Journal of Science Materials in Electronic.14 (9): 591-598.


2. Style for book.

Reference number, author, year, title (in italics), location, publisher, chapter or page number.


2.  Hubert, Charles. I. (2002). Electric Machines Theory, Operation, Applications, Adjustment and Control. New Jersey: Prentice Hall: 204-223.


Off prints

A free copy of the journal containing the published manuscript will be given to the authors. If there is more than one author, the copies will be sent to the first/main author.




All articles that have been published in the Journal of Engineering Research and Education are the copyright of Universiti Malaysia Perlis. Any person who wishes to reproduce or copy the articles must get a prior permission from the University.