1. Writing the Manuscript
submitted to CUJSE should be written in English. The preferred word processing
programs are LATEX and WORD, and authors are requested to use the respective
templates as provided below. Even if the first submission of the manuscripts may
be accepted in the .pdf format, in case the manuscripts are accepted to be
published, the authors will be requested to provide the LATEX or WORD source
files of their manuscript.
The length of the manuscript, including the sources, tables and figures
depends on the paper type. Original research papers should not exceed 25 pages;
short communication papers should not exceed 12 pages; review papers comprise up
to 40 pages.
2. Article Submission
Manuscript submissions should be made via email to
Submissions need to include the .pdf version of the article and the signed
journal application form.
In addition, it is preferred that the source files (WORD or LATEX) of the
article are included in the submission.
3. Evaluation of the Article
There are 4
main stages in the evaluation of an article submitted to Çankaya University
Journal of Science and Engineering.
|1. Pre-Evaluation Process
|A Field Editor is assigned to the article based on the
subject area. This Field Editor performs a pre-evaluation of the
article submitted by the author in accordance with the "Aim and
Scope" and "Publication Policies" of the journal. Articles
considered suitable are then sent to at least two referees.
|2. Evaluation by the Referees
|The referees evaluate the scientific content of the article
in a double blind review process and provide a detailed referee
report to the field editor.
|3. Final Decision Process
|In accordance with the evaluations made by the referees, the
Field Editor recommends a publication decision such as “accept”,
“minor revisions”, “major revisions” or “reject” together with
an evaluation report. Based on this recommendation, the
Editor-in-Chief performs the final acceptance decision and sends
the decision letter to the authors.
Note that revised
articles follow the same procedure.
|4. Accepted Papers
|Accepted papers will be sent for English proofreading and
final editing. A final proof will be provided to the authors for
verification. After these steps are completed, the papers will
be published online in one of the forthcoming issues of the
Upon acceptance of an article for publication,
the author(s) are requested to assign copyright to the publisher
using the following copyright form.