Guidelines for Authors
1 The PDF file of the manuscript should be submitted to the Editor electronically( for possible publication of an article in the Journal. The submission may alternatively be made to an Associate Editor (  for papers related to Structural Dynamics; ( for Soil Dynamics; and for Seismology and Seismotectonics).
After publication of a paper, the corresponding author is sent 25 reprints of the paper and a copy of the Journal issue free of charge. Request for additional reprints must be made immediately after the acceptance of the paper is communicated to the authors. Additional reprints are made available @ Rs. 5 (USD 1) per reprint with a minimum charge of Rs. 100 (USD 25).
Following are specific requirements with regard to articles and formats:
(A) Headings should be in bold uppercase and not numbered. Sub-headings should be in bold lower case and may be numbered.
(B) Figures and tables should be numbered consecutively in Arabic numerals and should be titled. Figure captions should be given on a separate sheet.
(C) Good glossy bromide prints of photographs and illustrations must accompany the manuscript and not be attached to the manuscript pages.
(D ) References should be listed alphabetically at the end of the text and numbered serially. These should be cited in the text by the last name(s) of authors followed by the year of publication in parenthesis. In case of more than two authors, the last name of the first author followed by et al. and the year of publication is to be cited in the text. References are to be listed in the following format only:

1. Krishna, J. and Chandrasekaran, A.R. (1964). "Earthquake Resistant Design of an Elevated Water Tower", Bull. Indian Soc. of Earthquake Tech., Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 20-36.

  2. Prakash, S. (1960). ``Soil Dynamics'', McGraw Hill Book Co., New Delhi.
  3. Wason, H.R., Sharma, M.L., Pal, K. and Srivastava, L.S. (1986). "Digital Telemetered Seismic Array in Ganga-Yamuna Valley", Proc. 8th Symposium on Earthquake Engg., Roorkee, Vol. 2, pp. 91--99.
  4. Rai, D.C., Narayan, J.P., Pankaj and Kumar, A. (1997). "Jabalpur Earthquake of May 22, 1997: Reconnaissance Report", Department of Earthquake Engineering, University of Roorkee, Roorkee.
(E) Abstract should not exceed 150 words and be an abbreviated, accurate representation of the contents of the article. It should be followed by a list of 3 to 5 key words of these contents.
(F) All quantities should be in SI units. Other units may be enclosed in parenthesis after the SI units, if necessary.