Instructions for authors

Technical instructions for authors

Papers submitted to Modern Stochastics: Theory and Applications must be typed in LaTeX. The template, sample and journal style files can be found here. While typing, please keep all references to sections, bibliography, equations, tables, and figures linked. The links will appear as active in the published PDF. We recommend using the mathphys bibliography style. Please send your comments or questions to It is the author's responsibility to provide supplementary electronic files (figures, etc.), if any, so that they can be read and printed by the editors and referees. The preferred format of the graphics files is EPS. If you have more than one file to submit, do not upload all files separately, but compress all of them to one ZIP file, naming it after the main TEX file, and upload just this one ZIP file. The papers submitted to Modern Stochastics: Theory and Applications are not being copy edited. It is, therefore, the author's responsibility to ensure that the paper is typed in a proper manner acceptable for publication.


Ethical requirements for authors

Authors should observe high standards with respect to Ethical policy for authors of Modern Stochastics: Theory and Applications journal as set out by the Commission on Publication Ethics (COPE). The authors should reveal all sources of funding for the work presented in the manuscript and should declare any conflict of interest. Falsification or fabrication of data, plagiarism, including duplicate publication of the authors’ own work without proper citation, and misappropriation of the work are all unacceptable practices. Any cases of ethical misconduct (see Ethical policy) are treated very seriously and will be dealt with in accordance with the COPE guidelines.


Copyright notice

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