Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

JITek: Jurnal Ilmiah Teknosains [p-ISSN (Print) 2460-9986 | e-ISSN (Online) 2476-9436published scientific papers on the results of applied and natural science research covering the fields of science including engineering (civil, chemistry, architecture, electrical, mechanical, enviromental), food technology, agriculture, physics, biology, mathematics, chemistry and technical information. Editor accepts the article has not been published in other media with the writing format as listed on page manuscript writing guidelines. Manuscripts will be reviewed by an expert editor and managing editor. The journal has been indexed in Google Scholar and published two times a year, on May & November.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Each submitted manuscript will be selected through an initial review process by the Editorial Board. Then, the article will be sent to the peer reviewer to be processed. After that, the article will be returned to the author for revision. This process takes a maximum of one month. In each script, the sustainable partner / peer reviewer will assess the substantial and technical aspects. The peer-reviewed partner who works with JITEK is an expert in the field of science and technology. They are experienced in managing prestigious journals and their publications were published nationally and internationally.

 

Publication Frequency

The journal has been published two times a year, on May & November.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Screening for Plagiarism

To check the possibility of plagiarism, each manuscript will be checked using the application Turnitin and https://www.plagiarismsoftware.net/

 

Digital Archiving

This journal uses the Indonesian Scientific Journal Database (ISJD) and Indonesian Publication Index (IPI) systems to create a distribution filing system among participating libraries and allow the library to create a permanent archive of journals for conservation and recovery purposes.

 

Journal Publishing Fee

JITEK Journal does not charge fees for article processing (APC), page layout fees and article coloring. The journal only charges fees for shipping costs and hardcopy fees for those who want the printed version.

 

Publication Ethics

JITEK (Jurnal Ilmiah Teknosains) is a peer-reviewed journal. This journal follows guidelines from Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)  facing all aspects of publication ethics and, in particular, how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct. This statement clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the Editor-in-Chief, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer­­­­­ and the publisher (LPPM Universitas PGRI Semarang). JITEK  are dedicated to follow best practices on ethical matters, errors and retractions. The prevention of publication malpractice is one of the important responsibilities of the editorial board. Any kind of unethical behavior is not acceptable, and the journals do not tolerate plagiarism in any form.

JITEK  adapts COPE to meet high quality standard of ethics for publisher, editors, authors, and reviewers. As an essential issue, publication ethics needs to be explained clearly to improve the quality of the research worldwide. In this part, we explain the standard for editors, authors, and reviewers. Publisher don’t have right to interfere with the integrity of the contents and only support to publish in timely manner.

For Editors

  1. Based on the review report of the editorial review board, the editor can accept, reject, or request modifications to the manuscript.
  2. Editors should be responsible for every articles published in JITEK
  3. The editors may communicate with other editors or reviewers in making the final decision.
  4. An editor has to evaluate the manuscript objectively for publication, judging each on its quality without looking to nationality, ethnicity, political beliefs, race, religion, gender, seniority, or institutional affiliation of the authors. He/she should decline his/her assignment when there is a potential of conflict of interest.
  5. Editors need to ensure the document sent to the reviewer does not contain the information of the author, vice versa.
  6. Editors’ decision should be informed to authors accompanied by reviewers’ comments unless they contain offensive or libelous remarks.
  7. Editors should respect requests from authors that an individual should not review the submission, if these are well-reasoned and practicable.
  8. Editors and all staffs should guarantee the confidentiality of the submitted manuscript.
  9. Editors will be guided by COPE flowcharts if there is a suspected misconduct or disputed authorship.

 For Reviewers

  1. Reviewers need to comment on ethical questions and possible research and publication misconduct.
  2. Reviewers will do the work in timely manner and should notify editor if they can not complete the work.
  3. Reviewers need to keep the confidentiality of the manuscript.
  4. Reviewers should not accept to review the manuscripts in which there is potential conflict of interest between them and any of the authors.

For Authors

  1. Author(s) affirm that the material has not been previously published and that they have not trans­ferred elsewhere any rights to the article.
  2. Author(s) should ensure the originality of the work and they have properly cited others’ work in accordance of the references format.
  3. Author(s) should not engage in plagiarism nor self-plagiarism.
  4. Author(s) should ensure that they follow the authorship criteria that are taken from JITEK  that is explained in instruction for author of  JITEK
  5. Authors should not submit the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently. It is also expected that the author will not publish redundant manuscripts or manuscripts describing the same research in more than one journal.
  6. Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to conception, design, execution or interpretation of the reported study. Others who have made significant contribution must be listed as co-authors. Authors also ensure that all the authors have seen and agreed to the submitted version of the manuscript and their inclusion of names as co-authors.
  7. The author(s) haven’t suggested any personal information that may make the identity of the patient recognizable in any forms of description part, photograph or pedigree.
  8. Author(s) should give the editor the data and details of the work, if there are suspicions of data falsification or fabrication.
  9. If at any point of time, the author(s) discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in submitted manuscript, then the error or inaccuracy must be reported to the editor.
  10. Authors of the journal should clarify everything that may cause conflict of interests such as work, research expenses, consul­tant expenses, and intellectual property on the document of  JITEK form disclosure.