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Duration first review round 3.9 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 3.9 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection 27 days compare →
Characteristics of peer review process Click to compare
Average number of review reports 1.0 compare →
Average number of review rounds 1.0 compare →
Quality of review reports 1.0 compare →
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Overall rating manuscript handling 1.0 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 17.1 weeks. Overall rating: 1 (bad). Outcome: Rejected.

Motivation:
Very poor peer review process indeed.

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
24
Articles published last year
650
Manuscripts received last year
2300
% accepted last year
25
% immediately rejected last year
30
Open access status
optional
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
2.95
Five-year impact factor
3.01

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