For Authors

The Editorial Board of the journal accepts communications that have the motivated support of Academician or Corresponding Member of the NAS of Ukraine on the appropriate speciality for their publication. The communication must be accompanied by the attending list of the organization, where the work was executed.

The journal publishes at most three articles of a single author for one year. The communications submitted by Academicians or Corresponding Members of the NAS of Ukraine are published without restrictions.

In the case of the additional reviewing and the revision of the  manuscript, the submission date becomes the date, when the Editorial Board will receive the final text. The request of  Editorial Board to make correction in the text does not mean that the manuscript is accepted for the publication; after the revision, the manuscript will be again considered by the Editorial Board. If the manuscript will not be published, the Editorial Board has right not to return one copy of the work to the author(s).

The articles are published in Ukrainian, Russian, or English. The author is asked to indicate the item, where the article should be placed and the index by the Universal Decimal Classification; at the end of the manuscript, the full name of the organization, where the work was executed, the post and e-mail addresses, and the telephone number(s) should be presented.

The address of the Editorial Board:
3, Tereshchenkivs'ka Str., Kiev, Ukraine
tel.: +38 (044) 235-12-16

The volume of a communication must not exceed eight pages of the journal, (including the list of references (at most 15 citations), tables, and figures (at most 4)).

The physical quantities should be given in the SI units. The scientific terms must correspond to "Russian-Ukrainian Dictionary of Scientific Terms" (Kiev: Naukova Dumka. – Vols. 1-3. – 1994, 1996, 1998).

Abstracts and keywords in Ukrainian, Russian, and English are submitted on a separate page; (in addition, the name(s) of the author(s), title of the work, and the name of the organization should be given in three above-indicated languages).

The manuscript and figures (each one on a separate page) should be sent in \textit{two} copies. The text should be prepared by the method of computer typesetting;  1.5 intervals between rows; the font is 14 pts in size.

The file of the manuscript should be submitted in the format .doc and with the results of translation into a dvi- or pdf-file. The text in the electronic file should be identical to the printed text. The figures should be written on separate files in the initial format and in the format .eps. The names of files should be short, understandable, and written in Latin. The manuscripts containing no mathematical formulas can be submitted in the format Word.

List of references should be composed in the order of citation in the text; the design of references should correspond to the requirements of the journal (please, see the lists of references in the last issues of the journal).

The manuscripts are submitted directly to the Editorial Board or are sent by e-mail to

The author can subscribe the issue of the journal, where his/her article is published, in the post office Ukrpost (index 74137) and in the agency "Ukrinformnauka" (e-mail:; tel./fax: +38 (044) 288-03-46).