European Journal of Engineering Research and Science (EJERS) is a peer reviewed international journal publishes monthly full length state-of-the-art research papers, reviews, case studies related to all areas of Engineering and Science.
All submitted articles must be original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical, and will be peer-reviewed. Articles submitted to the journal may not be considered for publication elsewhere at any time during the review period.
EJERS is published by European Open Access Publishing (EUROPA Publishing)
We believe that academic publishing should be a not-for-profit enterprise undertaken for the good of mass dissemination, not predicated upon exclusionary paywalls
Open Access Policy
EJERS provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available after publication on the journal website to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism
EJERS has a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (iThenticate.com).
All submissions will be checked by plagiarism prevention software before being sent to reviewers.
Digital Archiving Policy
EJERS uses LOCKSS system as digital archiving policy. LOCKSS ensures long-term survival of Web-based scholarly publications. Namely, your publication will remain digitally available forever for free under Creative Commons license.
All EJERS content is indexed with CrossRef and assigned a Digital Object Identifier (DOI). This means that all of our references are made available so that citations can be tracked by the publishing community.
Paper Selection and Publishing Process
a) Submission Acknowledgement
When you submit a manuscript online, you will receive a submission acknowledgement letter sent by the online system automatically. For email submission, the editor or editorial assistant sends an e-mail confirmation to the submission’s author within one to three working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, please check your bulk email box or contact the editorial assistant.
b) Basic Review
The editor or editorial assistant determines whether the manuscript fits the journal’s focus and scope. Next a check for the similarity rate is done using CrossCheck, powered by iThenticate. Any manuscripts out of the journal’s scope or containing plagiarism, including self-plagiarism, are rejected.
c) Peer Review
We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous to authors. The paper will be peer-reviewed by two or three experts; one is an editorial staff and the other two are external reviewers. The review process may take two to four weeks.
d) Decision Is Made
The decision (Acception, Revision or Decline) is based on the suggestions of reviewers. If differences of opinion occur between reviewers, the editor-in-chief will weigh all comments and arrive at a balanced decision based on all comments, or a second round of peer review may be initiated.
e) Publication Fee
In order to start copyediting process, Paper Publication Fee must be paid.
f) Copyediting Process-Step 1
The authors need to re-edit the paper, using the template. The re-edited paper should use the template provided by us and meet the formatting requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
g) Copyediting Process-Step 2
After receive revised paper. Our editing staff will work on the layout and format. After the process, we will invite you to check the paper again.
h) Online Publication & Indexing
E-journal in PDF available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.
CALL FOR PAPERS: VOL 2 NO 4
|Authors are cordially invited to submit papers to the upcoming Edition Volume 2, Issue 4-April-2017|
Recruitment: Call for Reviewers
|To enhance the quality of EJERS, We cordially invite some experts to be the Reviewer of EJERS. If you are interested and willing to be the Reviewer Member of EJERS, Please register as a reviewer on EJERS.|
Vol 2, No 4: APRIL 2017
Table of Contents
Fadhil K. Farhan, Bahjat Bahlol Kadhim, Batool D. Ablawa, Warqaa A. Shakir
The Necessity for a Sustainable Transport System in Beirut: The Case Study of Corniche El Mazraa Arterial
Najib Nicolas Gerges, Mazen Omran, Mohammad Saad