ABOUT JURNAL FIZIK MALAYSIA
Jurnal Fizik Malaysia (JFM) is a serial publication by the Malaysian Institute of Physics (IFM) since 1984. It serves the needs of physicists in Malaysia to communicate among themselves and with regional as well as international co-workers regarding all aspects of professional activities. The journal accepts original full length research papers. All papers submitted for consideration of publication will be refereed. The acceptance or rejection of a paper will be based on the referee(s)’s recommendation and is the sole prerogative of the Editorial Board.
Current Frequency: Yearly
JFM contains articles on Atomic, Molecular, Optical & Plasma Physics, High Energy Particle & Nuclear Physics, Astrophysics, Astronomy, Gravitation & Cosmology, Material Physics & Condensed Matter Physics, Fundamental Theory, Mathematical & Computational Physics, Physics Education, Medical Physics and Applied & Interdisciplinary Physics.
Prof. Kurunathan Ratnavelu, UCSI
Prof. Zurina Osman, UM
Prof. Sithi Muniandy, UM
Prof. Yap Yoke Khim, Mich Tech
Prof. Ong Duu Sheng, MMU
Dr. Chin Jia Hou, UTAR
Dr. Yap Seong Shan, Xiamen Univ Mal
Dr. Ong Jian Fuh, ELI-NP
Dr. Pua Chang Hong, UTAR
Emeritus Prof. Datuk Mazlan Othman
Dato’ Dr. Roslan Abdul Shukor
Emeritus Prof. Lee Sing
Dr. Bernadine Wong Cheng Kiat
SUBMISSION OF MANUSCRIPT
Authors can refer to "Instructions to Authors" regarding formatting and references. Manuscripts should be submitted using the following form:
If the link is not working, you may send your manuscript to email@example.com.
Kindly the following items in the email:
1) Field of Research
2) THREE (3) suggest reviewers (Name – Affiliation – Email)
3) Manuscript (in MSWord or PDF format)
INSTRUCTION TO AUTHORS
Contributions may be in English or in Bahasa Malaysia. Papers in Bahasa Malaysia should be accompanied by an abstract in English. All papers will be refereed. Manuscript submitted to the journal for publication should be original contribution and must not have been previously published or is under consideration simultaneously by any other publication.
It is the author’s responsibility to ensure that the submitted work does not infringe any existing copyright. Authors should obtain permission to reproduce or adapt copyrighted materials and provide evidence of approval upon submitting the final version of a manuscript.
Manuscripts will be reviewed by the Editorial Board and at least one independent referee. Decisions regarding the publication of a manuscript will be based on the recommendations of the Board. The manuscript will be evaluated based on its appropriateness for the journal, contribution to the discipline, cogency of analysis, conceptual breadth, clarity of presentation and technical adequacy.
One set of proofs will be sent to the authors to be checked for errors, and it is the responsibility of the authors to submit corrections to the Editorial Board before the publication of the manuscript.
The manuscript should be neatly typewritten in single-column format of A4 size paper, with single spacing and a wide margin. The title page should contain title, author(s) address(es)and abstract. All pages should be numbered. Word template is available for this journal.
All submissions should be made online. New users should first create an account. Manuscripts should be submitted in Word or pdf format.
The paper should not exceed 15 pages A4 size paper and for research note it should not exceed 5 pages including tables and figures.
TITLE AND ABSTRACT
The title should be brief and such that it conveys to the informed readers the particular nature of the contents of the paper. An abstract must indicate the scope of the research and principal findings. Abstract for the paper should not exceed 150 words and for research note it should be less than 50 words.
The figures should be number and labelled as Figure n where n is a number starting from 1. If figures have more than one part, each part should be labelled (a), (b), etc.
Table should be numbered as Table (n) where n is a number starting from 1.
As far as possible, footnotes should be avoided.
In the text, reference to other parts of the paper should be made by section (or equation) number, not by page number. References to other papers should be consecutively numbered in the text and should be listed by numbers at the end of the paper. The references should be as complete as possible and be presented as follows:
 M. P. Brown and K. Austin, The New Physique, Publisher City: Publisher Name, 2005, pp. 25-30.
 M. P. Brown and K. Austin, Appl. Phys. Letters 85, 2503-2504 (2004).
 R. T. Wang, “Title of Chapter,” in Classic Physiques, edited by R. B. Hamil, Publisher City: Publisher Name, 1999,pp. 212-213.
 C. D. Smith and E. F. Jones, “Load-Cycling in Cubic Press” in Shock Compression of Condensed Matter-2001,edited by M. D. Furnish et al., AIP Conference Proceedings 620, American Institute of Physics, Melville, NY,2002, pp. 651-654.
 B. R. Jackson and T. Pitman, U.S. Patent No. 6,345,224 (8 July 2004)
 D. L. Davids, "Recovery Effects in Binary Aluminum Alloys", Ph.D. Thesis, Harvard University, 1998.
 R. C. Mikkelson (private communication).