Editorial Principles

Publisher

Cumhuriyet Science Journal is published by Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Science, Sivas/Turkey. 

Scope 

Cumhuriyet Science Journal presents papers that treat  Natural Sciences (Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Physics, Statistics), Engineering (Computer, Environmental, Electrics and Electronics, Industrial, Energy Systems, Geomatics, Nutrition, Civil, Geophysics, Geology, Chemistry, Mining, Mechanical, Metallurgy and Material, Nanotechnology, Nuclear Energy, Petroleum and Natural Gas, Transportation, Aerospace Engineering)

Period

Quarterly (15 March, 15 June, 15 September and 15 December)

Cumhuriyet Science Journal is a peer-reviewed academic journal which is published four times a year.

Review of Articles   

Cumhuriyet Science Journal accepts paper submission from researchers with only doctoral degrees in research articles. 

Articles submitted to Cumhuriyet Science Journal are first reviewed by the Editorial Board in terms of the journal's publishing principles.

Those found unsuitable are returned to their authors for revision.

Academic objectivity and scientific quality are considered as the paramount importance.

Submissions found suitable are referred to two referees working in relevant fields. The names of the referees are kept confidential and referee reports are archived for five years. If one of the referee reports is positive and the other is negative, the article may be forwarded to a third referee for further assessment or alternatively, the Editorial Board may make a final decision based on the nature of the three reports. The authors are responsible for revising their articles in line with the criticism and suggestions made by the referees and the Editorial Board. If they disagree with any issues, they may make an objection by providing clearly-stated reasons. Submissions which are not accepted for publication are not returned to their authors.

Language of Publication    

The language of Cumhuriyet Science Journal is English. However, each issue may include Turkish abstract and title.  

Plagiarism Policy     

All articles are checked by means of a program (Ithenticate) in order to confirm they are not published before and avoid plagiarism. 

Open Access Policy

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

Cumhuriyet Science Journal is  licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 (CC BY-NC-ND) 

The base URL for our repository:  http://dergipark.ulakbim.gov.tr/api/public/oai/csj

Archiving

Each issue is forwarded to libraries and international indexing institutions within one month after its publication.

Processing Charges

Cumhuriyet Science Journal does not charge any article submission, processing charges, and printing charge from the authors. 

Preparation and Submissions

Submission to this journal proceeds totally online, via submission page.

Submissions to Cumhuriyet Science Journal should be original articles evaluating previous studies in the field and should produce new and worthwhile ideas and perspectives.

Divide your article into clearly defined and numbered sections. Subsections should be numbered 1.1 (then 1.1.1, 1.1.2, ...), 1.2, etc. (the abstract is not included in section numbering). Use this numbering also for internal cross-referencing: do not just refer to 'the text'. Any subsection may be given a brief heading. Each heading should appear on its own separate line.

State the objectives of the work and provide an adequate background, avoiding a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results.

Results should be clear and concise.

An article to be published in Cumhuriyet Science Journal should not have been previously published or accepted for publication elsewhere.

Papers presented at a conference or symposium may be accepted for publication if this is clearly indicated.