Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Civil and Environmental Science Journal (CIVENSE) is an international journal, peer-reviewed research publication covering new concepts, theories, methods, and techniques related to science and engineering. The journal will cover, but is not limited to, the following topics:

1. Structural engineering
2. Construction management
3. Environmental engineering
4. Water resources and hydrologic engineering
5. Geotechnical engineering
6. Information technology
7. Coastal and harbor engineering
8. Surveying and geo-spatial engineering
9. Transportation engineering
10. Tunnel engineering
11. Construction materials

Please see our Guide for Authors for information on article submission.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

In the reviewing process, there are at least two reviewers for each manuscript in the related topic. In addition, author(s) can also propose the candidate of reviewers. Judgement from the first reviewer will be main priority for editor to make decision, if there are only two reviewers. In case of three reviewers, decision will be made from at least two reviewers. Three weeks will be needed for reviewer to complete one round reviewing process.

Generally, the candidate of reviewers will be chosen based on their reputation in the international publication number and quality. Next step, The Editor send the invitation letter for each candidate of reviewer. After the candidate of reviewer informed their availabilities for reviewing process, Editor create account for each reviewer and then send manuscript by OJS.

All reviewing process are in double blind peer review and managed by editor in the OJS.

 

Publication Frequency

Civil and Environment Science Journal published two times in a year:

  1. April
  2. October

 

Open Access Policy

All articles published by Civense are made immediately available worldwide under an open access license to supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. This means:

  • everyone has free and unlimited access to the full-text of all articles published in Civense journals, and
  • everyone is free to re-use the published material if proper accreditation/citation of the original publication is given.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...