Requirements for new submission
Potential authors should submit their manuscript(s) via the online submission system according to the following format:
It should be noted the submitted manuscripts in the format of FGCIOT must be at least 6 pages.
When a manuscript has been submitted for publication by the journal, authors will be requested to fill and sign the below copyright agreement to grant publisher rights to the journal. These rights include the exclusive right to publish and distribute the accepted article in all forms and media and the authority to enforce the rights in the article, on behalf of an author, against third parties, in cases of plagiarism or copyright infringement.
The regular review process includes the following items:
- Checking the English language
- Format/Style check based on the FGCIOT’s paper template
- Plagiarism check
- Editorial board fast review
- Blind peer reviews the manuscript at least by two potential experts in the field of the paper, if it passes four above-mentioned items.
Peer review process
To maintain the peer review system, authors can participate in the peer review process to evaluate the articles of others.
Requirements after acceptance of the paper
Since the paper's proofreading is the sole responsibility of the corresponding author, then prior to the publication of the paper, the final version of the paper is sent to the corresponding author via an email and he is asked to review it and if it has no problem, he will confirm it. Changes to the article are accepted only at this stage with the editor in chief's permission. It is important to ensure that all corrections are sent to us in one communication. Please check carefully before answering, because any subsequent corrections cannot be guaranteed.
Authors can trace their submitted paper through FGCIOT website on author’s login section at http://fgciot.semnaniau.ac.ir/