Software Guidelines 1.00

In order to clearly express what is expected from the implementation of IPOL algorithms, some software guidelines have been written and adopted by the editorial board ans scientific commitee.

The guidelines replace the previous implementation section of the submision manual. They are proposed for the articles already in review and enforced for the new articles.

The full text of the guidelines, version 1.00, is available at They detail all the requirements and recommendations, summarized hereafter:

IPOL implementations can be tested on an online guideline verification tool: