TMS Home JOM Home JOM Home

Thank you for considering JOM for your manuscript submission. This resource has been designed to answer your questions during every step of the process, from determining the appropriate technical topic for your paper to submitting your final proof.

To use this guide, select one of the broad topic areas to the right that relates to your question or interests. We strongly advise all authors to refer to the Manuscript Submission Checklist, in particular, as a quick and helpful guide to preparing your work for online submission.

If you have any questions that have not been answered through our online Authors Tools, please contact the JOM Production Editor.

JOM (ISSN 1047-4838) is published monthly by Springer Sciences & Business Media, LLC (Springer) 233 Spring St., New York, NY 10013 in cooperation with The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS). Editorial Offices:
5700 Corporate Drive Suite 750
Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
(800) 759-4TMS (4867)
Fax: (724) 776-3770
Telephone (724) 776-9000.

Publisher for TMS:
James J. Robinson, TMS Executive Director

Operations Management:
Matt Baker, Content Senior Manager

JOM: The Journal:
Justin Scott, Principal Editor
Maureen Byko, Editor
Shirley Litzinger, Production Editor

JOM: The Magazine:
Lynne Robinson, Magazine Editor

Advertising Staff:
Caron Gavrish, Sales Specialist

Types of Papers
Descriptions of article approaches that JOM contributors can select from, as well as word counts.
Technical Emphasis Calendar
JOM devotes each issue to a theme that is explored through the scholarship of two to three technical topics. The Technical Emphasis Calendar provides descriptions of upcoming and open topics.
Manuscript Submission Checklist
Before you submit your manuscript online to JOM, please review this checklist to make sure all of your information and materials are assembled and readily accessible.
Author Obligations
Review author expectations and key considerations involved with publishing in JOM.
JOM Style Guide
A “how to” resource on preparing your text for submission, as well a reference style guide.
Submitting Artwork to JOM
A detailed guide for preparing your artwork for electronic submission to JOM.
eProofing Tutorial (PDF)
This tutorial, developed by Springer, will take you step-by-step through the online author correction process.
Contact JOM
Contact the JOM editorial office with any questions or suggestions.
Submit Your Manuscript
Ready to submit your manuscript to JOM? Go to the JOM Editorial Manager.
JOM Home Email JOM Contact TMS Terms of Use