I am pleased to mention that during the year 2019, all issues of volume 7 were published online well within the time and the print issues were also brought out and dispatched within 30 days of publishing the issue online.
The Impact factor of EJSES for the year 2018 was 1.02.
During the calendar year 2019, EJSES received a total of 33 papers, out of which 19 articles (58%) were rejected in the preliminary screening due to plagiarism or being out of the format and peer review process. During 2019 around 8 articles were subjected for publication after they are accepted in the peer review process. In the Volume 7 published during the year 2019, a total of 8 articles were published of which, articles were published from authors all around the world. A total of 65 research scientists from all over the world reviewed the 8 articles published in volume 7. Average publication lag time of an article was further reduced to 2-3 weeks.
During the calendar year 2019, a total of 7 Editors, 9 Reviewers joined the board of EJSES and contributed their invaluable services towards contribution as well as publication of articles.
I take this opportunity to acknowledge the contribution of (Dr. Ratko Pavlovic) during the final editing of articles published and the support rendered by the editorial assistant, (Saira James) in bringing out issues of EJSES in time. I would also like to express my gratitude to all the authors, reviewers, the publisher, the advisory and the editorial board of EJSES, the office bearers for their support in bringing out yet another volume of EJSES and look forward to their unrelenting support to bring out the Volume 7 of EJSES in scheduled time.