ISIJ International 是钢铁类顶级杂志，由日本钢铁协会主办。尽管其影响影子较低（IF约为0.8），但是其学术声誉响彻全球，一直是钢铁类研究者追求的期刊之一，主页为：http://www.isij.or.jp， 下面介绍一下ISIJ 的投稿指南。
INSTRUCTIONS FOR AUTHORS
ISIJ International is published monthly by The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan (ISIJ). Timely and original contributions are invited from worldwide ISIJ members and non-members.
1.Scope: The scope of the journal extends from the core subject matter of iron and steel to multidisciplinary areas in other materials and processes. The journal provides a medium for presentation and discussion of all aspects of materials and processes including preparation, processing, properties, characterization and application.
(1) Regular Article (maximum of ten printed pages): An original article documenting significant results which contribute to extension of knowledge and promotion of our understanding, and presented in such a way that qualified workers can replicate the key elements on the basis of the information given.
(2) Review article: An article of an extensive survey on one particular subject, in which information already published is compiled, analyzed and discussed. Reviews are normally invited, but voluntary proposal of a review topic(s) by a prospective author(s) is welcome.
(3) Note (maximum of three printed pages): (a) An article on a new finding or interesting aspect of an ongoing study which merits prompt preliminary publication in condensed form, a medium for the presentation of (b) disclosure of new research and techniques, (c) topics, opinions or proposals of interest to the readers and (d) criticisms or additional proofs and interpretations in connection with articles previously published in the Institute journals.
3.Language: All contributions must be written in English. Latitude in the spelling, American or English, is allowed, but consistency is required.
4.Units: The standard SI units must be used. Non SI units should be confined to those approved for use with SI units. Table of units anf Prefixes
5.Submission of manuscript: The manuscript should not have been copyrighted, published, or submitted for publication elsewhere. The original and one copy of the manuscript, both complete with Application Form (JPG, PDF),
synopsis and key words, text, references, list of captions, tables, and figures, should be sent to:
The Editorial Board of ISIJ International
The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan
Niikura Building (2F)
2 Kanda-Tsukasacho 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, 101-0048 JAPAN
One set of figures should be of a superior quality for direct reproduction for printing. Papers exceeding the page limit may be returned to the author for condensation prior to review.
6.Review: Every manuscript undergoes peer review according to established criteria.
7.Revision of manuscript: In case when the original manuscript is returned to the author for revision, one clear copy of a revised manuscript, together with the original manuscript and a letter explaining the changes made, must be resubmitted within three months.
8. Final manuscript: To save the printing time and cost, it is desirable for the author to supply the final manuscript of the accepted article in the form of a CD or send by E-mail On acceptance the authors are highly recommended to provide an electronic file(s) of the manuscript in CD-ROM or in an E-mail attachment.
9.Proofs: The representative author will receive the galley proof of the paper. No new material may be added into the proof. It is essential that the author return the proof before a specified deadline to avoid rescheduling of publication in a later issue.
10.Copyright: Submission of an article implies that all copyrights are transferred to The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan. The transfer is effective upon receipt of Application Form for Publication and becomes void if the paper is not accepted for publication in the journal.
11.Page Charge: A charge of ¥ 7,000 per printed page will be collected for the published papers. Fifty reprints and the PDF file of published paper will be supplied to the author without additional charge. Extra reprints will be available at a low price upon request. The page charges may be waived upon the author's request. In the cases of that the author has difficulty to pay the page charges, download the "Application for the Page Charge Exemption (PDF) " at ISIJ web page and send it to the editorial office of ISIJ International.
I. Fundamentals of High Temperature Processes
IV. Casting and Solidification
V. Instrumentation, Control and System Engineering
VI. Chemical and Physical Analysis
VII. Forming Processing and Thermomechanical Treatment
VIII. Welding and Joining
IX. Surface Treatment and Corrosion
X. Transformations and Microstructures
XI. Mechanical Properties
XII. Physical Properties
XIII. New Materials and Processes
XIV. Social and Environmental Engineering