paper will be published without any editorial intervention
in the volume to be distributed to participants at the time
of registration. Please follow these minimal guidelines on
how to format your paper. These are the only formatting specifications
we would like you to follow. Please contact us for any further
of a manuscript implies that the work is original and the
copyright has been transferred to TERI. It further implies
that it is neither published anywhere nor has been kept under
consideration for publication.
Submit your paper electronically definitely by 15 December
All invited papers will be published in the pre-conference
proceedings. Contributed papers will be published in the pre-conference
proceedings only if the contributors register for the conference.
You will have to register for the conference on or before
31 December 2003 as the programme schedule has to be finalized
Please send your paper in MS Word (any version) format. Please
also send it in PDF or as hard copy.
Limit your paper to 5000 words.
Save your paper using a file name in the following pattern.
Invited papers: "author.doc" where `author’
is the surname of the first author.
Contributed papers: XX_author.doc" where `XX’ is
the Paper Number (see acceptance letter); and author’
is the surname of the first author. In case our acceptance
letter did not mention the paper number, please contact us
Use A4 size paper (210 by 297 mm). Please select A4 size for
the PDF also.
Provide title in Times New Roman font, bold, 14 point, along
with author/s name/s and affiliation/s in Times New Roman
font, and 14 point.
Use Times New Roman font, 10 point for the main text, in single
column. Paragraph heading and sub-headings have to be displayed
properly (in bold).
Please set the margins as follows,
Top: 3 cm
Bottom: 3.8 cm
Left: 3.8 cm
Right: 2.5 cm
Place page numbers at the bottom of each page, centred on
Set everything left-justified.
Print figures and tables interspersed with text and place
them as near the point of mention as possible. Please add
descriptors to tables and figures.
Use International SI (system of units). If other units are
used, provide appropriate conversion factors for SI units.
Examples of reference citation in the text are given below:
(Author surname Year); e.g. (Lal 2002)
(Author A and Author B Year); e.g. (Lal and Agarwal 2002)
Give the list of references at the end of the paper, listed
alphabetically. Examples are provided below.
(Surname, initials). Year
Title of the book in bold italics
Place of publication: Name of the publisher. *pp (total no.
a paper/chapter in a book (multi-authored)
A, Author B, and Author C. 1999
Title of the paper/chapter in bold
In Title of the book in italics, pp. 45–50, edited by
X and Y
Place: Publisher. * pp.
Title of the paper in bold
Title of the journal/magazine/newsletter in italics Volume
no(issue no.): 45–55
Title of the report in bold (only the first letter in caps)
Submitted to …
Place: Name of the organization/publisher. *pp. [serial number
or any other identifier]
Name of the article in bold (version if available)
Web site URL (Accessed on date, month, and year)
in published proceedings
Title of the paper in bold, pp 45–50 (vol. no.)
In Title of the published proceedings in italics, edited by
X, Y, and Z
Place: Publisher. * pp.
[Proceedings of the Title of the conference/workshop, city,
country, date, organized by name(s) of organizers]