Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The ESJ covers the following main subjects:

Social and Management Sciences:

Anthropology, Communication studies, Economics, Accounting & Finance, Education, Geography, History, Law, Linguistics, Political science, Psychology, Social health, Sociology, Visual and Performing Arts, Humanities and other relevant subjects.

Engineering and Technical Sciences:

Chemical engineering , Civil engineering , Electrical engineering , Mechanical engineering, Manufacturing engineering, Acoustical engineering, Mining engineering, Instrumentation and control, Aerospace, Automotive, Computer, Electronic, Petroleum, software, Architectural, Agricultural, Biosystems, Biomedical and industrial materials and other relevant subjects.

Natural Sciences:

Biology, Chemistry, Food chemistry and Biochemistry, Ecology, Agriculture and environment and other relevant topics

Formal Sciences:

Logic, Mathematics, Mathematical logic, Mathematical statistics, Theoretical computer science.

Physical Sciences:

Chemistry, Physics, Earth sciences and Space science.

 

Special Issues:

Special Issues deal with more focused topics with high current interest falling within the scope of the journal in which they are published. Special Issue proposals are welcome at any time during the year.

 

ESJ is published six month a year (bi-monthly).

Section Policies

Research Articles

  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Review Articles

  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Technical Note

  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Others

  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Everyone has a right to "download, reuse, re-print, modify, distribute and/or copy" the published papers.

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.

LOCKSS

Plagiarism

Plagiarism includes, but is not limited to:

  • Directly copying text from other sources without attribution
  • Copying ideas, images, or data from other sources without attribution
  • Reusing text from your own previous publications without attribution or agreement of the editor
    • Exception: Reusing text from the Methods section in the author’s previous publications, with attribution to the source, is acceptable.
  • Using an idea from another source with slightly modified language without attribution.

If plagiarism is detected during the peer review process, the manuscript may be rejected. If plagiarism is detected after publication, we may issue a correction or retract the paper, as appropriate.

Publication Ethics

The ethical policy of Emerging Science Journal is based on the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) guidelines and complies with International Committee of ESJ Editorial Board codes of conduct. Readers, authors, reviewers and editors should follow these ethical policies once working with ESJ. The ethical policy of ESJ is liable to determine which of the typical research papers or articles submitted to the journal should be published in the concerned issue. For information on this matter in publishing and ethical guidelines please visit http://publicationethics.org


Principles of Transparency and Publication Ethics

(http://publicationethics.org/files/u7140/Principles_of_Transparency_and_Best_Practice_in_Scholarly_Publishing.pdf)

Peer review process: ESJ is a double blind peer reviewed electronic bio-monthly publication concerned with all aspects of Social and Management Sciences, Engineering and Technical Sciences, Natural Sciences, Formal Sciences, Physical Sciences. This process, as well as any policies related to the journal’s peer review procedures, is clearly described on the journal’s Web site (http://ijournalse.org/index.php/ESJ/about/editorialPolicies#custom-3).

Governing Body: ESJ has very strong editorial board, whose members are recognized experts in the subject areas included within the journal’s scope. The full names and affiliations of the journal’s editors is provided on the journal’s Web site (http://ijournalse.org/index.php/ESJ/about/editorialTeam).

Identification of and dealing with allegations of research misconduct: Editor-in-Chief takes reasonable steps to identify and prevent the publication of papers where research misconduct has occurred, including plagiarism, citation manipulation, and data falsification/fabrication, among others.

Web site: A journal’s Web site (http://www.ijournalse.org) contains that care has been taken to ensure high ethical and professional standards.

Contact information: Journal is provided the contact information for the editorial office of ESJ (http://ijournalse.org/index.php/ESJ/about/contact).

Name of journal: The Journal name of Emerging Science Journal (ESJ) has unique and not be one that is easily confused with another journal.

Data fabrication: This concerns the making up of research findings

Data falsification: Manipulating research data with the intention of giving a false impression. This includes manipulating images (e.g. micrographs, gels, radiological images), removing outliers or “inconvenient” results, changing, adding or omitting data points, etc.

Conflicts of interest: Authors are requested to evident whether impending conflicts do or do not exist while submitting their articles to ESJ through Conflict of Interest Disclosure form (http://ijournalse.org/Guideline/Conflict%20of%20Interest.docx).

Duplicate submissions:

Duplicate submission is a situation whereby an author submits the same or similar manuscripts to two different journals at the same time either within Academic Journals or any other publisher. This includes the submission of manuscripts derived from the same data in such a manner that there are no substantial differences in the manuscripts. Duplicate submission also includes the submission of the same/similar manuscript in different languages to different journals.

 

Authors of Emerging Science Journal must confirm the following:

  • Submitted manuscripts must be the original work of the author(s),
  • The submitting corresponding author is responsible for ensuring that the manuscript article's publication has been approved by all the other coauthors.
  • Only unpublished manuscripts should be submitted,
  • All authors have agreed to allow the corresponding author to serve as the correspondent with the editorial office, to review the edited manuscript and proof,
  • Acknowledge the sources of data used in the development of the manuscript,
  • All listed authors must have made a significant scientific contribution to the research in the manuscript and approved all its claims,
  • All errors discovered in the manuscript after submission must be swiftly communicated to the Editor,
  • All authors must know that that the submitted manuscripts under review or published with ESJ are subject to screening using Plagiarism Prevention Software. Plagiarism is a serious violation of publication ethics.

Complaints Policy

We aim to respond to and resolve all complaints quickly and constructively. The procedures to investigate and resolve complaints followed by Emerging Science Journal aims to be fair and balanced for those making complaints and for those being complained about. The complaint can be made by writing an email.

All complaints will be acknowledged within three working days.

Please email to: office@ijournalse.org

Peer Review Policy

This journal uses double-blind peer-review, which means that the reviewers of the paper won’t get to know the identity of the author(s), and the author(s) won’t get to know the identity of the reviewer. The idea is that everyone should get a similar and unbiased review.

The detailed Journal peer review process is based on the following chart: