Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The SWJ is a new peer review on-line international journal of broad appeal aimed at fast publication of cutting edge research across the sciences. The Journal publishes multidisciplinary articles reporting on original research in the natural and physical sciences and their applications. The journal also promotes the application of computers in modeling and Bioinformatics.

 

Section Policies

ARTICLES

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

The Editor-in-chief forwards submitted articles to sectional editors chosen amongst the Associate editors who initiate the process of review by sending same to a minimum of two reviewers in the discipline. The opinion of the reviewers are submitted to the sectional editors who report to the Editor-in-chief. Final decision about suitability of an article is taken by the Editorial Board.

 

Publication Frequency

The SWJ adopts two types of publication schedule 1. Articles are published collectively as part of a single issue 2. Individual articles are published as soon as they have been reviewed and accepted which are then added to the current volume of the journal PUBLICATION FREQUENCY New volumes are published quarterly in March, June, September and December. All articles are reviewed within four weeks after receipt and published within eight weeks after acceptance

 

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.

 

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. More...

 

Making reference

Reference to the journal should include the following information: 1. Title of the journal 2. Volume number 3. Issue number in parenthesis 4. Page number 5. Year of publication