Editorial and Publication Policy

Editorial & Publication Policies

Following all the regulation of publication ethics Journal of Technical Reports in Engineering and Applied Science (JOTRES) adopt following editorial and publication policies:

  1. Submission of related manuscripts
  2. Double blind peer review
  3. Open Access Agreement
  4. Publication Charges
  5. Confidentiality 
  6. Publication Ethics 

Submission of Related Manuscripts

At the time of submission authors are suppose to confirm that the same or duplicate manuscript have not submitted or under consideration anywhere else for publication. Journal adopts seamless and less time consuming submission method i.e. online method. Author/s may submit their article/s through online portal by registering themselves and can track the article throughout the process. OR submission can be done through an email to editor@jotres.com/ submit@jotres.com The article/s must be checked as per the Instructions to author for the preparation of manuscript

Double Blind Peer review

All article submitted for the publication are subjected to double blind peer review process, at international and national front. As per the suggestions of reviewers articles are accepted or rejected for publication. During the review process the identity or information about the authors are kept confidential to avoid in case of any influence. Suggestions for the name of reviewers are also sought from the authors to get the best suggestions about the review. This totally depends of the journal advisory board to select the team of reviewer/s for the each article submitted.

Open access agreement.

Upon submission of an article, the authors are asked to submit their copyright agreement to abide by an open access international policy and of journal. Under the terms of this, authors retain ownership of the copyright of their articles. The license permits any user to download, print out, extract, reuse, archive, and distribute the article, so long as appropriate credit is given to the authors and source of the work. This ensures that the authors' article will be available as widely as possible and that the article can be included in any scholarly archive.

Publication Charges

Fees and discounts. To provide open access, Journal of Technical Reports in Engineering and Applied Science uses a business model in which expenses including those of peer review, journal production, and online hosting,  archiving and Indexing management of the article are recovered in part by charging a journal Article Maintenance Charges to the author/s for each article they publish.  Publication fees are entirely non-refundable.

Fee waivers.  Journal of Technical Reports in Engineering and Applied Science, offers a complete or partial fee waiver for authors who do not have access to funds to cover publication fees. Editors and reviewers have no access to payment information, and hence ability to pay or lack thereof will not influence the decision to publish a paper.  

Confidentiality & Privacy Statement

Editors and reviewers are instructed to treat all submitted manuscripts in strict confidence. The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party. The privacy of the authors and researchers are keep at utmost priority.

Publication Ethics

Authors are expected to be aware of, and comply with, best practice in publication ethics specifically with regard to authorship (for example avoidance of ghost or guest authorship), dual submission, plagiarism, manipulation of figures, competing interests and compliance with policies on research ethics. Reviewers and Editors are required to treat manuscripts fairly and in confidence. Soon after acceptance and fulfillment of all formalities article are not withheld and published under FORTHCOMING section. Where it can be read, downloaded and used for the purpose.