Emerging megacities Series

The Sustainable Hyderabad Project Team is proud to announce the launch of a new discussion paper series called Emerging megacities that is published by the Europäischer Hochschulverlag. The Emerging megacities Series presents findings of current inter- and trans-disciplinary research on different topics regarding sustainable growth of rapidly expanding cities.

The initial discussion papers of the Emerging megacities Series cover findings about the Indian megacity Hyderabad on topics such as climate change, participation strategies, lifestyle, food consumption, traffic and transport.

The paper series is availabe here.


How to contribute?

Contributions to the Emerging megacities Series are welcome from researchers from different research disciplines. Manuscripts for publication are permanently accepted and will be peer-reviewed.
Please send manuscripts to: emerging.megacities@hu-berlin.de.


Submission guidelines

Please submit your text electronically in LaTex, Word (.doc) or rich text (.rtf) format. The abstract should compromise a maximum of 100 words and up to six key words. A complete list of figures, tables and abbreviations must be included. The length of the paper should not exceed 20 pages, including all tables and figures (excluding appendices and references).

Body of text:
Arial, 12pt., aligned left, single spacing; page numbering in the bottom right hand corner of the page; margins on each side of at least 1.6 cm, 2.0 cm on the top and 3.0 cm on the bottom

Arial, 14pt., bold, align centre

Arial, 12 pt., align centre; surname, initials, excluding academic titles; multiple authors must be separated by a comma; include affiliation and contact details of author(s) in a footnote (Arial, 10pt., align left)

Integrate in text, indicate name and source at the bottom of the table/figure; use consecutive numbering


For further information about the series and the submission procedure see the flyer and feel free to contact us under emerging.megacities@hu-berlin.de.