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Submission of Manuscript

Instruction for Authors

Page Charge


Copyright Transfer Form

*All papers submitted after 2:00 p.m.(JST) on January 16, 2024 will be published according to the schedule as follows after acceptance.
Early publication (first): Author manuscript version PDF
Early publication (2nd): Layout version PDF (author proofread version)

*Your user ID is your registered e-mail address.It is not your membership number.

Early publication GuidesNEW

Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan
Editorial Board

All papers submitted to the Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan after 14:00 on January 16, 2024, will be released as early publications after acceptance in the J-Stage. The author’s manuscripts will be published upon acceptance.


 Accepted manuscripts may be published in PDF format and clearly indicated as early publications. Once a manuscript has been proofread, it will replace the PDF file. It will be published in the appropriate issue after the author’s manuscript version has been sorted and paginated.

2)What is early publication

Early publication is a process in which a manuscript is of the publication is published as soon as it is accepted.

In this case, the volume has not been determined, but the manuscript will be assigned the same DOI as that of the regular issue, and the page numbers will be updated as soon as the volume number is announced.

This means that both the proofread manuscript and author’s manuscript are handled as the same paper.

The early publications DOI may be cited.

The authors manuscript PDF will be removed from the early publication page when the regular version is published. However, a link to the past version will be provided on the regular version page.

3)Instructions for authors

(1)A completed copyright transfer form must be submitted by the author at the time of paper submission.

(2)A graphic of the Table of Contents showing the most attractive features of the research in a pictorial form should be presented.( You may replace it after submission )

(3)Please use a template when submitting your manuscript.
If you are winner, use an award template.

(4)Please confirm the updated guidelines.


No incomplete submissions will be accepted.

Page Charge, Reprint Fee

Page Charge

(Currency: Japanese Yen/) ※Tax-exclusive price

Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Member 30,000 30,000 30,000 40,000 50,000 60,000 70,000 80,000 90,000 100,000 110,000
Non-Member 45,000 45,000 45,000 55,000 65,000 75,000 85,000 95,000 105,000 115,000 125,000

The authors are required to pay a page charge.
If you do not wish your paper to be published, please inform the editorial committee in writing.
If we receive such notice after typesetting, you will be liable to a typesetting charge of 5,000 yen per page.
Only one proofreading acceptable. If you need more, you must pay extra 7000yen by time. (All papers submitted after 14:00 on January 16, 2024)

Application for membership

After April 1, 2011,We will quit free distribution of 25 reprints(without cover)and we will distribute PDF with the cover instead.
Additional reprints will be available on request and charged as before.

Reprint Fee

(Currency: Japanese Yen/)

copies 1〜3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Cover
50 10,000 11,000 12,000 13,000 14,000 15,000 16,000 17,000 18,000 5,000
100 15,000 17,000 19,000 21,000 23,000 25,000 27,000 29,000 31,000 7,000
150 20,000 23,000 26,000 29,000 32,000 35,000 38,000 41,000 44,000 9,000
200 25,000 29,000 33,000 37,000 41,000 45,000 49,000 53,000 57,000 11,000
50 15,000 16,000 17,000 18,000 19,000 20,000 21,000 22,000 23,000 13,000
100 20,000 22,000 24,000 26,000 28,000 30,000 32,000 34,000 36,000 15,000

Color reprints will incur an additional fee of the number of color pages multiplied by 70 yen, then multiplied by the number of editions printed.

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