Reviews for "Applied Optics"

Journal title Average duration Review reports
(1st review rnd.)
(click to go to journal page) 1st rev. rnd Tot. handling Im. rejection Number Quality Overall rating Outcome
Applied Optics 12.4
weeks
12.4
weeks
n/a 2 5
(excellent)
5
(excellent)
Rejected
Applied Optics 4.4
weeks
4.4
weeks
n/a 2 0
(very bad)
0
(very bad)
Rejected
Motivation: Received two short review reports. Reviewer 1 did not seem to be knowledgeable in this subject. It also seemed that this reviewer only read parts of the manuscript. Reviewer 2 acknowledged the sound methodological foundation but had some concerns about the structuring of the introduction. All critiques were easily solvable. Quality of the reviews was disappointing. According to the editor the reviewers advised rejection.
Applied Optics 4.3
weeks
4.6
weeks
n/a 3 4
(very good)
5
(excellent)
Accepted
Motivation: Very efficient editor and reviewers! The tracking system is excellent and everything is super fast and crystal clear. The reviewer comments improved the final paper significantly.
Applied Optics 12.1
weeks
12.1
weeks
n/a 3 1
(bad)
1
(bad)
Rejected
Motivation: Bad paper review