Author Guideline


 The submitted paper is advisably the result of scientific research related to nutrition and food science. The manuscript should be written in Microsoft Word software with Bahasa Indonesia or English. The font used for manuscript formatting is Times New Roman size 12 and 1,5 spaced with A4 paper sized 3 cm of the left margin, and 2,5 cm of the top, bottom, and right margin. The article length is strongly advised minimum of 20 pages including tables, figures, and appendixes. Authors are encouraged not to make mistype, spelling errors, and grammatical errors.

Member of JGPS’s editorial board will review all submitted articles with additional help from Associate Editors who have been appointed for peer-reviewed based on the potential suitability of the research topic. Authors are given the chance to rectify their manuscript based on recommendation and suggestion from Associate Editors no later than 2 weeks after the manuscript is returned.

  1. Title (should not exceed 20 words)
  • First title is written in Bahasa Indonesia, font Times New Roman size 16, single-spaced
  • Second title is written in English, font Times New Roman size 14, italic, single-spaced


  1. The author's name should be written without an academic title, placed under the main article title. Below the name, mention authors affiliated institutions with numbered footnotes. Authors are strongly encouraged to state email address for further correspondence.
  • If authors are 2 persons from the same institution, please write … and …
  • If authors are more than 2 persons from the same institution, please write …, …, …
  • If authors are from different institutions, please write numbered footnotes of affiliation (1, 2, 3) above each names
  • Write the name of the institutions in the second row
  • Font Times New Roman size 12, single-spaced


  1. The abstract should be written in English and Indonesian no more than 200 words
  • Contains objective, methods, result, and conclusion in one paragraph
  • Font Times New Roman size 10, single-spaced
  • Keywords are consistent with the main concept with 3-5 words
  • If the article in Indonesian, you should put English abstract in the first arragement, then Indonesian abstract


  1. Introduction consists of background and objective of the study. Should be presented in narrative, normal text with no bullets or numbering. Introductory length is recommended to be 15-20% of total manuscript length written in Times New Roman, size 12, spacing 1,5


  1. Methods describes research design or planned research approach
  • Research procedures should be written coherently, concisely, and clearly
  • Methods consist of research design, place and time, number of sample and sampling technique or materials and instruments, type and data collection technique or research steps, and data analysis.
  • Data analysis should describe all statistical tests utilised and any specific computer-based statistical program used.


  1. Result and Discussion describes the study result concisely and clearly. Discussion should contains explanation and interpretation of the findings, which attributed to recent theories or other related studies.
  • Tables and Illustrations
  • The findings can be presented in tables, graphics, or figures in a maximum number of three.
  • Tables and illustrations are completely labelled and numbered consecutively.
  • Table’s label and figure’s legend are Times New Roman, size 10, single-spaced
  • Authors are encouraged to present tables in the form of open table, size 10 and single-spaced


  1. Conclusion reports concrete findings that should be written concisely
  • The conclusion explanation is in narrative form, not enumerative
  • Do not report repetition from introduction, methods, or discussion content, and should not mention duplicate data from study findings


  1. Citations and References it is preferable to cite references from journals, books or monographs, proceeding, patent, and website access from reliable sources
  • In-text references should be written in APA format by the surname(s) of the author(s) followed by publication year. For references more than two authors, mention the first author followed by et al. Example:

Winarsi (2010)

Winarsi and Purwanto (2012)

Winarsi et al. (2016)

  • References bibliography should be written in Harvard style, only contains referenced sources with alphabetical orders. The name of authors are all mentioned in this section.
  • Font Times New Roman size 10, single-spaced
  • Examples of references instructions are as follows:


  1. Journals

Winarsi H, Yuniaty A, Nuraeni I. 2016. Hypocholesterolemic and attenuated oxidized-LDL of epinephrine-induced atherosclerosis rats using cardamom rhizome ethanolic extract: Study of functional-food components. International Food Research Journal 23(5): 2103-2111.

Hernáez A, Castañer O, Elosua R, Pintó X, Estruch R, Salas-Salvadó J, Corella D, Arós F, Serra-Majem L, Fiol M, Ortega-Calvo M, Ros E, Martínez-González MÁ, de la Torre R, López-Sabater MC, Fitó M. 2017. Mediterranean Diet Improves High-Density Lipoprotein Function in High-Cardiovascular-Risk Individuals Clinical Perspective. Circulation. 135(7): 633

  1. Book

Banerjee A and Watson TF. 2011. Pickard’s manual of operative dentistry. 9th edn. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 

  • Website access

WHO. 2014. WHO Facts and Figures on Childhood Obesity. World Health Organization. [Accessed 22 Desember 2016]

  1. Proceeding

Winarsi H, Sasongko ND, Purwanto A, and Nuraeni I. 2013. Cardamom leaves extract reduced oxidative stress level in plasma alloxan-induced diabetic rats. [Proceeding] 13th Asean Food Conference. Singapore: Meeting Future Food Demands, Security and Sustainability.

  1. Patent

Winarsi H. 2015. Ekstrak rimpang kapulaga (Amomum Cardomomum) kaya flavonoid sebagai antioksidan, imunostimulan, dan antiaterosklerosis. Paten. P00201508144.

Stratasys, Inc. 1989. Apparatus and Method for Creating Three-dimensional Objects. US5121329.

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