A flow for publication in Post Publication Peer Review

From submission to publication

Submit on our web site.
http://www.spp-j.com/author

You will receive a confirmation e-mail from our editorial office. If everything is fine, our Editorial Office requests you to pay for the processing fee. We will send you an instruction for payment.

payment

Payment Instruction

Publication of Original Ver. 1

The publication will be after we receive and confirm your payment.

Peer Review

Peer reviewers are invited for published Original Ver. 1, and peer review reports are published.

Right after the publication of the review reports, Editorial Office inform the authors.

Revise

If revision is required in order to be officially judged to be “Approved,” authors are recommended to make revision base on peer review reports.
Please email the revision to Editorial Office.

Publication of Revised Ver. 2

Editorial Office immediately publishes revised article.

Re-review

Peer reviewers are invited for re-reviewing, and peer review reports are published.
If two reviewers “approve” or one “approves” and two “approve conditionally,” the article will officially judged to be “Approved.”

Approved

Editorial Office immediately adds the label of “Approved” for the publication and updates to the known databases.

Right after final judgment, Editorial Office inform the authors of the results.
Even “Approved” articles may be recommended for minor revision based on re-review reports. Please take notice that this may cause additional charge.