1. Only articles submitted via the online submission platform (https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/2NCCT2023) will be considered for review and presentation.
  2. Articles should not exceed 9 pages inclusive of References
  3. The title should not be longer than 20 words and should describe the main message of the article using a single scientifically accurate sentence.
  4. The abstract should not exceed 200 words and entire manuscript should be less than 15,000 words.
  5. A minimum of four keywords should be included below the abstract
  6. Two submission files are expected. The first file which is the Title Page should contain: Title of paper, names of authors, affiliation, abstract keywords and email address of corresponding author. While the second file is a blinded manuscript (No authors names and affiliation included). 
  7. Abstract should not contain references. It should serve as a brief introduction to the paper and also contain a brief non-technical summary of main results and implications.
  8. Corresponding author should be clearly indicated by an asterisk in the list of authors.
  9. All mathematical equations should be written using Microsoft equation editor
  10. Chemical structures can be drawn using Chemsketch
  11. Articles should be formatted using the following style: Times New Roman, Font size 12 with single line spacing for the main body article body. 
  12. Referencing should be done using “Science” referencing style.
  13. For the authors ease, the NCCT2023 Blinded paper template with author style gallery can be downloaded  by clicking here NCCT 2023 Blinded Manuscript Paper Template while the template for the Title Page can be downloaded by clicking here.
  14. Detailed instructions on how to format your paper can also found by clicking here