Letters in Mathematical Physics

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Duration of manuscript handling phases
Duration first review round 6.9 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 8.8 mnths compare →
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Average number of review reports 1.3 compare →
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Quality of review reports 2.7 compare →
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Overall rating manuscript handling 2.7 (range 0-5) compare →

Latest review

First review round: 90.1 weeks. Overall rating: 0 (very bad). Outcome: Rejected.

Motivation:
Handling was completely unethical. Writing that a work has 'not suitable level of rigour' without a single example of a mathematical errors/imprecision is nonsense. It prevents even resubmission to another journal: most likely, the same people are going to handle the work and think: 'oh, that is the same erroneous work, not even corrected', which would lead to another rejection without examination. Since this case concerns violation of basic scientific principles, it requires full transparency; thus a complete correspondence with the journal has been made public: https://users.mccme.ru/mskopenkov/other/lmp.html