How to format your references using the Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:


PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
[1]
Carpenter S. Science careers. Carving a career in translational research. Science 2007;317:966–7.
A journal article with 2 authors
[1]
Eisen JA, Fraser CM. Phylogenomics: intersection of evolution and genomics. Science 2003;300:1706–7.
A journal article with 3 authors
[1]
Sander R, Crutzen PJ, von Glasow R. Comment on “Reactions at interfaces as a source of sulfate formation in sea-salt particles” (II). Science 2004;303:628; author reply 628.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
[1]
Coureux P-D, Wells AL, Ménétrey J, Yengo CM, Morris CA, Sweeney HL, et al. A structural state of the myosin V motor without bound nucleotide. Nature 2003;425:419–23.

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
[1]
Lueder E. 3D Displays. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd; 2011.
An edited book
[1]
Anagnostopoulos G, Miller FD Jr, editors. Reason and Analysis in Ancient Greek Philosophy: Essays in Honor of David Keyt. vol. 120. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands; 2013.
A chapter in an edited book
[1]
Wetzlmaier T, Ramler R. Improving Manual Change Impact Analysis with Tool Support: A Study in an Industrial Project. In: Winkler D, Biffl S, Bergsmann J, editors. Software Quality. Software and Systems Quality in Distributed and Mobile Environments: 7th International Conference, SWQD 2015, Vienna, Austria, January 20-23, 2015, Proceedings, Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2015, p. 47–66.

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers.

Blog post
[1]
Andrews R. This Weekend’s Italian Earthquake Shattered Part Of A Mountain. IFLScience 2016.

Reports

This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
[1]
Government Accountability Office. Federal Program To Strengthen Developing Institutions of Higher Education Lacks Direction. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1979.

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
[1]
Knehans A. As you like it: The road to design. Doctoral dissertation. California State University, Long Beach, 2013.

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
[1]
Kelly K. James Staley’s Series of Unfortunate Events. New York Times 2017:BU1.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by sequential numbers in square brackets:

This sentence cites one reference [1].
This sentence cites two references [1,2].
This sentence cites four references [1–4].

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers
AbbreviationJ. Taiwan Inst. Chem. Eng.
ISSN (print)1876-1070
ScopeGeneral Chemical Engineering
General Chemistry

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