Overview of Policies

Please refer to the following table for a summary of the publication policies our journals:

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All our journals are committed to following ethical behavior outlined by COPE's best practice guidelines  
Editorial boards of our journals are comprised of world-leading researchers who are active in their respecting scientific fields  
All our journals are open access    
All our journals are double-blind peer reviewed  
All our journals are dedicated to quick and fair decision after an insightful and constructive feedback editorial process  
Authors retain copyright of published materials    
Articles are published under a permissive Creative Commons Attribution License  
Full-texts of all articles can be immediately accessed with no embargo period   
Published content enjoy high impact and visibility  
All articles are assigned a digital object identifier (DOI)  
All incoming manuscripts are subject to an initial editorial screening  
All incoming manuscripts are checked against plagiarism  
Identification and protection mechanisms are in place against company papers  
All published articles are in English language  
We respect subject diversity and geographic diversity in published articles  
All articles are prepared for publication by a highly skilled in-house production team   
Professional publication and editing services are offered to authors upon request  


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Last updated on 15 February 2022