The Peer-Review Process can be broadly summarized into several steps:

  1. Submission of the manuscript
  2. Initial Assessment by the Editorial Office
  3. Peer-reviews by the Associate Editor and other Senior researchers
  4. Acceptance or rejection by the Editorial Board
  5. Grammar checking of the text by a language editor
  6. Announcement of the accepted papers in Ahead-of-print section
  7. Technical processing of the issue