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REFERENCES should constitute
the last section of the article. In the text, references to
other papers or books should be cited using consecutive numbers
in parenthesis (e.g. : [1,2]) and they should be listed
numerically in the last section.
1. Fu, H., Yun, H., Kwei, T.K., and
Okamoto, Y. 1998, J. Polym. Sci., 36, 1425.
2. Koeing, J.L. 1980, Chemical Microstructure of Polymer Chains,
John Wiley& Sons, Inc., New York.
3. Okaya, T., and Ikari, K. 1992, Polyvinylalcohol-Development,
C.A. Finch (Ed.), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 195.
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E PUBLICATION CHARGES
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For Indian authors, it would be Rs. 200/- per page. Hard-bound copies of e-books can be ordered at cost.