Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Hittite Journal of Science & Engineering is an international, peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary, bi-annual, periodical journal containing original research papers, review articles, short communications and letters in English. It publishes from a wide variety of sources dealing with all aspects of the science and engineering.

 

Section Policies

SCIENCE

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Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

ENGINEERING

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Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Submitted work to the Journal are being reviewed by at least two referees after an initial editorial screening. The views expressed in the papers are under the responsibility of authors. The editors do not necessarily agree with the views expressed in the papers.

 

Open Access Policy

Articles are freely available to both subscribers and the wider public with permitted reuse. All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download. Permitted reuse is defined by your choice of one of the following Creative Commons user licenses:

Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY): lets others distribute and copy the article, to create extracts, abstracts, and other revised versions, adaptations or derivative works of or from an article (such as a translation), to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), to text or data mine the article, even for commercial purposes, as long as they credit the author(s), do not represent the author as endorsing their adaptation of the article, and do not modify the article in such a way as to damage the author's honor or reputation.

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA): for noncommercial purposes, lets others distribute and copy the article, to create extracts, abstracts and other revised versions, adaptations or derivative works of or from an article (such as a translation), to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), to text and data mine the article, as long as they credit the author(s), do not represent the author as endorsing their adaptation of the article, do not modify the article in such a way as to damage the author's honor or reputation, and license their new adaptations or creations under identical terms (CC BY-NC-SA).

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND): for noncommercial purposes, lets others distribute and copy the article, and to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), as long as they credit the author(s) and provided they do not alter or modify the article.<]p>

 

CrossMark Policy

CrossMark is a multi-publisher initiative from the CrossRef organisation to provide a standard way for readers to locate the authoritative version of a document. HJSE recognizes the importance of the integrity and completeness of the scholarly record to researchers and librarians and attaches the highest importance to maintaining trust in the authority of its electronic archive. Applying the CrossMark icon is a commitment by HJSE to maintain the content published and alert readers to changes if and when they occur. Clicking on the CrossMark icon will inform the reader of the current status of a document and may also provide additional publication record information about the document.

For more information on CrossMark, please visit the CrossMark site – www.crossref.org/crossmark

HJSE content that will have the CrossMark icon is restricted to current and future journal content and limited to specific publication and only on content hosted by official website. Articles in Press will not have the CrossMark icon for the present.

 

Retraction and Correction Policy

HJSE publishes corrections for errors, made by the journal or authors, of a scientific nature that do not alter the overall basic results or conclusions of a published article. HJSE articles may be retracted by their authors or by the editor because of pervasive error or unsubstantiated or irreproducible data. Articles may be retracted, for example, because of honest error, scientific misconduct, or plagiarism. Errata are published at the discretion of the editors and appear as formal notices in the journal.

 

Publishing Ethics

HJSE is committed to the highest standards of research and publication ethics. Editors will act in accordance with the COPE guidelines if any ethical misconduct is suspected.