||| Jurnal Penelitian Fisika dan Aplikasinya (JPFA), terbit setiap bulan Juni dan Desember, menerima artikel hasil penelitian dengan topik: (1) Pendidikan Fisika; (2) Fisika Instrumentasi dan Pengukuran; (3) Fisika Material; (4) Fisika Teori dan Komputasi; serta (5) Fisika Bumi. |||


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Author Guidelines



  1. The objective of the Jurnal Penelitian Fisika dan Aplikasinya (JPFA) is to publish original research, thinking, viewpoints, and dissemination of knowledge in Physics and Physics Education.
  2. All Articles published in JPFA are open access and have the CC-BY-NC license. Authors are required to include Surat Transfer Hak Cipta dan Pernyataan Open Access in the submission process of the Article.
  3. The manuscript for JPFA is highly recommended to be sent online by registering in the JPFA's website (http://journal.unesa.ac.id/index.php/jpfa). If you have a problem with the online submission, the Article can be sent to the JPFA's email (jpfa@unesa.ac.id).
  4. The type of the manuscript must be either the result of research (research article) or the result of review (review article).
  5. The submitted manuscript has not been published or is not being considered for publication in another publisher. Author(s) must include Surat Pernyataan Keaslian Tulisan in the Article submission process.
  6. The manuscript is written in English. To improve the visibility of JPFA's articles, started from December 8, 2017, JPFA will only accept the manuscript submission in English. In Vol 8 Num 1 June 2018, JPFA will publish all articles in English.
  7. The manuscript length is about 6 to 15 pages.
  8. The title of the manuscript is written in English (Times New Roman, size 12, bold, capital letter for all words) and Bahasa Indonesia (Times New Roman, size 11, italics, capital letters for all words).
  9. The author's name (without title) must be accompanied by the name, full address of the institution (specific location, institution name, street, city, and country), and the email of each author.
  10. Abstract is in the form of a paragraph, consisting of (maximum) 300 words, and written in English and Bahasa Indonesia. Abstract uses Times New Roman, size 11, Italic. This abstract is a summary of the manuscript, including description and result of the research. More information can be found in the Template.
  11. Keywords (maximum 5 words) are located under the abstract and written in English and Bahasa Indonesia.
  12. The manuscript (introduction, research method, result and discussion, and conclusion) uses Times New Roman size 12, line spacing 1 line, A4 paper size (210 x 297 mm) with the margin is 2.25 cm on each side except the left side (2.5 cm). More details can be found in the script template.
  13. The paragraph is written in justify. Inter-paragraph is given 1 line spacing.
  14. The title of the figure uses Times New Roman size 10, center alignment, 1 line spacing, and placed at the bottom of the picture. The image file(s) is in .jpg, .bmp, or .png format must be attached in separate file(s) with the Article.
  15. When quoting pictures, charts, or photographs from other publications, the author shall specify the source and obtain the permission from its Author. Form Permohonan Ijin Penggunaan Ciptaan is attached.
  16. Tables are typed in 1 line spacing, decimal places are used as position references, and zeros must be stated (e.g., 0.333 and not .33). Columns and rows in the table should be titled. The title of the table is capitalized for the first letter of each word. The table title is placed at the top of the table. The font size is 10 pt or adjustable. Examples of the table format can be seen in the Template.
  17. Diagram, schematic, chart, or flowchart use Times New Roman, 1 line spacing. Font size is 10 pt or adjustable.
  18. Equation(s) is numbered with Arabic numerals on the right in parentheses. The equation should use the International System (SI) and its abbreviations standard. Decimal sign uses a period for an article in English (example: 0.5). Abbreviations should be avoided unless they have been defined previously or a commonly used abbreviation. Footnotes are not allowed.
  19. Any financial or other substantive conflicts of interest that may affect the outcome or interpretation of the research should be written down in the manuscript. All sources of financial or non-financial support of research should also be written in the Acknowledgments section.
  20. A reference list is placed at the end of the manuscript, the references are numbered with Arabic numerals and referred in the manuscript by writing the numbers in square brackets, for example: "[1]". The numbering of the references is based on its sequence in the manuscript. An example of writing the references can be seen in the Template.
  21. The article should use about 75% of the newest references (not more than 10 years) and consists of 75% article from a scientific journal.
  22. The author may suggest a potential Peer-reviewer for his/her article and may propose that someone does not review. More info can be seen in the Peer-review Policy.
  23. All articles submitted to JPFA will be read and reviewed blindly (double blind peer review) by (minimum) 2 Peer-reviewers who are experts in their field. The acceptance of an article depends on the novelty of research, significance of the article, truth of the content, the degree of originality, the clarity of description, and the conformity with the objective of the journal.
  24. The editorial team authorized to accept, return the manuscript for revision, and/or reject the submitted manuscript.
  25. The template can be downloaded from http://journal.unesa.ac.id/index.php/jpfa. For further information, please contact JPFA Editor Team via email jpfa@unesa.ac.id.


  1. JPFA Template en
  2. Surat Pernyataan Keaslian Tulisan id en
  3. Surat Transfer Hak Cipta dan Pernyataan Open Access id en
  4. Form Permohonan Ijin Penggunaan Ciptaan id en
  5. JPFA Author Pack



Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or WordPerfect document file format (.doc or .docx).
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  5. The submission is free from plagiarism and written by Author(s) who are listed in the text with the correct order. Surat Pernyataan Keaslian Tulisan will be attached in the Supplementary Files.
  6. I will give a full copyright to JPFA and allow JPFA to distribute my articles to any language over the world in open access with the license CC-BY-NC. Surat Transfer Hak Cipta dan Pernyataan Open Access will be attached in the Supplementary Files.
  7. I have obtained written permission from the copyright owner for any quotations from the copyrighted works and has written to the bibliography in the article or Supporting Material. Form Permohonan Ijin Penggunaan Ciptaan will be attached in the Supplementary Files.
  8. I have read, understood, and agreed to all the terms on the JPFA’s website including but not limited to Author Guidelines, Publication Ethics, Editorial Policies, and Publishing Costs (if any).

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

    1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
    2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.


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Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission (Free): 0.00 (IDR)

Authors are not required to pay an Article Submission Fee as part of the submission process.

Penulis tidak dikenai biaya pengiriman artikel sebagai bagian dari proses pengajuan.

Article Publication (Free): 0.00 (IDR)

If this paper is accepted for publication, you will not be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee.

Jika makalah ini diterima untuk dipublikasikan, Penulis tidak dikenai biaya publikasi artikel.

The entire processes from submission until publishing of articles is free of charge (no article processing and submission charges).

Seluruh proses pengiriman artikel hingga penerbitan artikel tidak dipungut biaya.