Rapid Publication service
Time to first decision: within 2 days for initial decision without review, 18 days with review; Time to publication: Accepted articles will be published online within 2 days, and final corrected versions by authors will be accessible within 5 days.
*“2 days for initial decision without review” means that editor office will decide to reject a manuscript or send it out for review; “18 days with review” means that it often takes 18 days from reviewer selection to send the reviewers’ comments back to authors. We often request the reviewers to kindly send comments back within 10 days. Time of this process may vary.