Special issue on scientific journal

Authors of selected conference papers will be invited to submit extended versions for publication in peer-reviewed special issues of:

  • Engineering Failure Analysis
  • International Journal of Structural Integrity

The following guidance has been developed with the consensus of the editor-in-chief of the journals:

1. Papers submitted to Special issues

Will go through the rigorous peer-review process with the same standard as for regular submissions;
It MUST contain about 50% new content compared to the conference papers.

2. It is the editors’ decision on whether or not the extended content is considered to be sufficient.

3. Authors should submit their conference papers as supplementary documents.