Full paper preparation guidelines Full paper submission for ｔhe Second Japan-Korea Joint Symposium on Limnology It is desired that the authors submit full papers, which will be published as the proceedings of the symposium in 2005. The paper must be prepared in clear and concise English. Authors who are not fluent in English must seek the assistance of a colleague who is a native English speaker and is familiar with their field of work. The proceedings will be published as a CD-ROM diskette an electronic journal, but each paper should be limited to 6 printed pages, including figures and tables. It is desired that the paper is prepared in a PDF file, and please submit a manuscript by E-mail to [email protected] Deadline for full paper submission is 30 September 2005. Review procedure: Manuscripts will be peer-reviewed by two authorized referees, and the Editor-in-Chief of Associate Editors will subsequently notify the corresponding author of the acceptance, rejection, or need for revision of the paper. Acceptance: The acceptance for publication of a manuscript will be informed to the first or corresponding author by the Editor-in-Chief. After the acceptance, the author will be requested to prepare the manuscript as a final form for publication as a PDF file and to send it to the Editor-in-Chief. Text: Manuscripts must be double-spaced. Pages should be numbered consecutively and arranged in the following order: - Title page (including title of paper; names and affiliations of all authors; total text pages; numbers of tables and figures; address of corresponding author, including E-mail address, telephone, and fax number) - Abstract (approximately 200 words) - Three to five Key words. - Text, including the following sections, if appropriate: Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion, Acknowledgments, References. Figures with legends and tables with short, informative titles should be included at appropriate places in the text. Tables and figures must be mentioned in the text and should be numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals (1, 2, 3, etc.). Titles should be placed at the top of tables. Color illustrations will be accepted. There is a sample manuscript for the authors’ consideration. Please find the file named “sample.doc”. References: References should be cited in the text by the author and year. The reference list at the end of the paper should include only works cited in the text and should be arranged alphabetically by the name of the first author. Unpublished results or papers “in preparation” may be mentioned in the text but must not be included in the reference list. References should be cited as follows: journal papers – names and initials of all authors, year in parentheses, full title, journal as abbreviated in accordance with international practice, volume number, first and last page numbers; books – names and initials of all authors, year, chapter title, names and initials of all editors, full title, edition, publisher, place of publication. Titles of publications written in languages other than English must be translated; the original language should be indicated in parentheses at the end of the title. Sample references Journal paper: Yoshimura S, Miyadi D (1936) Limnological observation of two crater lakes of Miyake Island, western North Pacific. Jpn J Geol Geogr 13:339–352 Journal paper in languages other than English: Sugawara K (1936) Studies on the freshly precipitated deposits in Lake Takasuka-numa (in Japanese). Jpn J Limnol 6:102–115 Book: Andersen T (1997) Pelagic nutrient cycles: herbivores as sources and sinks. Springer, Berlin Chapter in a book: Allen GP, Sauzay G, Castaing P, Jouanneau JM (1975) Transport and depositions of suspended sediment in the Gironde estuary, France. In: Wiley ML (ed) Circulation, sediments, and transfer of material in the estuary. Academic, New York, pp 63–81 (Estuarine processes, vol 2) The author is solely responsible for the accuracy of the bibliographic data. Units: The International System of Units (SI) should be used, but Celsius is recommended for temperature.