International Journal of Control Theory and Applications
Published By : International Science Press
Frequency : Semi-Annual
ISSN : 0974-5572
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Instructions to the Authors

Instruction to Author
This new bi-annual Journal will be published in June and December and launched from June 2008 by International Sciences Press, F-2562, Palam Vihar, Gurgaon (Haryana), INDIA.

The object of this journal is to publish original full length research papers in the area of System, Engineering, and Mathematics. Topics include: Artificial Intelligence, Analytical Mathematical Methods, Neural Networks, Fuzzy Theory, Numerical Methods, Robust Control, Engineering and Practical Applications concerned with the above mathematical approaches.

Papers considered for publications in IJCTA should be original and have not been published previously nor have submitted for consideration of publication elsewhere. Authors will be asked to sign the “transfer of copyright” agreement to publisher before publication. Manuscripts should be submitted by E-mail with PDF format to the Editor-in-Chief or any one of Associate Editors. Please see the website of this Journal:  


Professor Chang-Hua Lien
Department of Marine Engineering, National Kaôhsiung Marine University, Kaohsiung
Taiwan 811, ROC. E-mail:  

Professor Teh-Lu Liao
Department of Engineering Science, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan 701, R.O.C.

The submitted papers firstly reviewed by the editor or associate editor for general suitability for publication. Once the paper passes the first step, it will be sent to the different reviewers for reviewing the paper. According to the reports from reviewers, the editor will then take his decision whether the paper accepted as it is, revised, or rejected.

The paper should be submitted with one column, double line spacing, and wide margins. The name of the author(s), full mail address, E-mail address, and telephone number, must be provided in the first page.

Abstract: The abstract contains at most 500 words. Some keywords must be provided.

Tables: Tables should be cited consecutively with Arabic numbers as Table 1, Table 2, etc. and gives a suitable caption on the top of these tables.

Figures: Figures should be cited consecutively with Arabic numbers as Figure 1, Figure 2, etc. also gives a suitable caption on the bottom of these figures.

References: References should be numbered consecutively and citation of the references in the text should be identified using numbers in square brackets such as [1], [2], and so on. Also see the following formats for book and paper:

[1] S. P. Boyd, L. El Ghaoui, E. Feron, and V. Balakrishnan, Linear Matrix Inequalities in System and Control Theory. Philadelphia: SIAM. 1994.
[2] C. H. Lien, “Robust observer—based control of systems with state perturbations via LMI approach,” IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. Vol 49. pp. 1365-1370, 2004.
[3] C. L. Kuo, H. T. Yau, T. W Lai. J. J. Yan, and N. R. Guo, “Design of fuzzy sliding-mode control based on using evolutionary programming algorithm.’ Asian Simulation Conference 2006, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 15-16, 2006.

Acknowledgements: Ackno’1cdements, if any, should be placed between conclusions and references.

Proof: Corrected proofs must be returned to the publisher within 48 hours of receipt.


Once the paper is accepted for publication and the payment is provided by the author. No refund will be granted due to any reason whatsoever.
Refund can only be provided if the journal failed to publish the article due to some unavoidable circumstances. This refund will exclude the banking processing charges.
Submission and Copyright declaration
Submission of a manuscript to International Journal of Control Theory and Applications for publication implies that the same work has not been either published or under consideration for publication in another Journal.
Copyright form can be downloaded from our web site. If the author paid the charges but failed to submit the copy right within 10 days after the payment is done then it will be assumed that author agree for the publications and handed over the copy right to publisher.
This form duly completed and signed by all author’s should be submitted online while submitting manuscript.
An amount of INR 2000 must be paid by author in order to remove/withdraw article from the web site and our record. Author should send a written mail intimating the article withdraw from the journal. Author will not liable for refund of article processing fee paid by them.

Withdrawal Fee : Rs. 2000


KINDLY NOTE: Acceptance of the article do not guarantee the publication of the article unless other formalities including the transfer of copy right, payment of Articles Processing Fee, galley proof corrections etc. is not completed by the Author/Authors. The final decision of the editorial team will decide the acceptance or rejection of the article. Authors requested to read the instructions of authors and no refund policy before submitting their article for the publication. Indexing of article is third party task and we are not responsible for the same, we are liable for the publication of article only. The tentative time of publication of the article is 6 months from the time of completing all the formalities. Accepting and rejecting the articles in the journal is Sole Right of Publisher and Editor on the basis of the Space available in the coming issue of the journal, originality of article, copy right infringement etc.