Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Nirma  University Journal of Engineering and  Technology serves as a means of prompt dissemination of original theoretical and  applied  research  results  of all  disciplines  of engineering.   All  papers  published are  full-length  research  papers  and  articles.  The  journal  also publishes reviews,  discussion  of papers  published in this  journal, book reviews  and  invited  papers The  editorial board  with  the  help  of experts  from  across  the  academia and  industry conducts the peer review process.

 

Section Policies

Research Papers

Editors
  • P Tekwani
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Articles

Editors
  • P Tekwani
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Case Studies

Editors
  • P Tekwani
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Editors
  • P Tekwani
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts are subjected to double blind peer review and are expected to meet standards of academic excellence. Submissions will be considered by editors and if not rejected right away by peer-reviewers, whose identities will remain anonymous to the authors.

Ethics policy

Submissions will be checked for plagiarism using Turnitin software. If similarity index is greater than 20% then the submission will be rejected, if it is not an extension of the work by the same authors published earlier. If it is an extension of the work by the same authors published earlier in a conference proceedings then the submission must be a substantial revision of the conference paper, containing significant novel material (at least 30% of additional material) . In this case, at the submission time, the authors must indicate in the cover letter when and where the paper has been published, and explain the major differences of the submission with respect to the earlier published work. A copy of the earlier publication should be provided as part of the submission.


 

Publication Frequency

The Journal will have two issues per year, first in January and second is July. The papers will be published as soon as the processing of the paper is completed i.e. review process, acceptance, layout and proofreading.

 

Open Access Policy

Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles published in the journal.

 

Declaration

The material and the opinion  expressed  in this publication are the sole responsibility of the authors concerned.