Many reviewers feel that some form of public acknowledgment is more valuable than monetary payment when it comes to their services. In this podcast, Elizabeth Moylan discusses how publishers can recognize and reward the work that peer reviewers do.
Monthly Archives: September 2016
On the occasion of the European Optical Society’s annual meeting, looking at the first six months of working on the Journal of the European Optical Society: Rapid Publications.
In a new paper in Heritage Science, researchers at the Museum of Modern Art in New York use state-of the-art techniques to analyse Piet Mondrian’s emblematic Broadway Boogie Woogie.
A recent study published in Injury Epidemiology shows racial differences in bicycle helmet law compliance.
We are delighted to announce the 3rd International Conference on Mathematical Neuroscience (ICMNS 2017), to be held at the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder, Colorado from May 30 to June 2 (Tutorials: May 30; Main Conference: May 31 – June 2). http://www.colorado.edu/amath/international-conference-mathematical-neuroscience-2017 *Abstract submission will open in October/November for both contributed talks and posters. *Student presenters… Read more »
An interview with Prof. James J. (Jong Hyuk) Park, the Editor-in-Chief of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences
We are happy to invite Professor Park to talk about Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences in relation to open access, and its impacts in Asia.
Sheevendra Sharma discusses here how scientific publications are often measured solely by their end result, missing the important contributions that come before this and introduces Profeza, a platform they co-founded with the intention of changing this dynamic.
Rajarshi Guha and Egon Willighagen take the helm as new Editors-in-Chief of the Journal of Cheminformatics.
Drug delivery remains one of the key challenges in drug discovery and deployment. And although one would ordinarily think of drug deployment as pharmacological, sometimes, nanotechnology and materials science can help, as a recent article in Nanoscale Research Letters demonstrates.
Interview with Vadim Silberschmidt—Editor-in-Chief of Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Modern Processes
Until the end of 2016, the article-processing charges for articles in Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Modern Processes (MAMMP) are fully sponsored for all authors. We took this special occurrence as an opportunity to talk with one of the journal’s Editors-in-Chief, Vadim Silberschmidt, about himself, the journal and open access.