Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement
Conformance to standards of ethical behavior is therefore expected of all parties involved: Authors, Editors, Reviewers, and the Publisher.
Ethical guidelines for journal publication
Journal of Engineering Sciences is committed to ensuring ethics in publication and quality of articles.
Especially, Journal of Engineering Sciences is following the Code of Conduct as defined by the Committee of Publication Ethics (COPE).
These ethics include the editor following certain rules on relations with readers, authors, and reviewers as well as procedures for handling complaints.
- Article Withdrawal:
Only used for Articles in Press which represent early versions of articles and sometimes contain errors, or may have been accidentally submitted twice. Occasionally, but less frequently, the articles may represent infringements of professional ethical codes, such as multiple submission, bogus claims of authorship, plagiarism, fraudulent use of data or the like.
- Article Retraction:
Infringements of professional ethical codes, such as multiple submission, bogus claims of authorship, plagiarism, fraudulent use of data or the like. Occasionally a retraction will be used to correct errors in submission or publication.
- Article Removal:
Legal limitations upon the publisher, copyright holder or author(s).
- Article Replacement:
Identification of false or inaccurate data that, if acted upon, would pose a serious health risk.