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  A new journal title has been published and uploaded to our online database since the previous Highlights. Here are its contents; to find the free full text of the articles of this inaugural issue, please click on the link provided:

International Journal of Forensic Engineering and Management
International Journal of Forensic Engineering and Management

  • Postural stress analysis with MSD symptoms of welders and solution for workstation design
  • An anthropometric study of young Indian men for bottom wear sizing
  • Friction stir welding process effects on human health and mechanical properties
  • Effect of friction stir processing on human health
  • Comparative analysis of health-related physical fitness levels among the young male workers performing sedentary and heavy occupational physical activity
  • Design and CFD analysis of baffles of fuel tanker trucks for normal and grade highway conditions
  • Postural evaluation of notching action in WAG7 railway goods-locos (indicates correction necessities)
  • A cognitive load assessment study of three-dimensional interactive virtual reality interfaces
  • Analysis of the critical factors for integration of sustainability with lean practices for Indian manufacturing enterprises

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Editorial appointments

New editors have been appointed as follows:

Dr. Matteo Rossi to the International Journal of Behavioural Accounting and Finance.

Prof. Zafar U. Ahmed to the Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development.

Associate Prof. Andy Connor to the International Journal of Creative Computing.

Associate Prof. Jianxin Li to the International Journal of Knowledge Science and Engineering.

Dr. John W. Roberts to the International Journal of Nuclear Knowledge Management.

Associate Prof. Jakub Handrlica to the International Journal of Nuclear Law.

Prof. Om Prakash Yadav to the International Journal of Reliability and Safety.

Dr. Peter Bican to the International Journal of Technology Marketing.


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The following sample issues and open access articles have been made available since the previous edition of Highlights. All of the articles can be accessed for free.
Free Sample Issues
Computing, Mathematics and Communications
Int. J. of Computational Intelligence Studies
Int. J. of Computational Systems Engineering
Int. J. of Critical Computer-Based Systems
Int. J. of Data Science
Int. J. of Intelligent Information and Database Systems
Economics and Finance
African J. of Accounting, Auditing and Finance
Int. J. of Diplomacy and Economy
Int. J. of Financial Services Management
Education, Knowledge and Learning
Int. J. of Higher Education and Sustainability
Int. J. of Teaching and Case Studies
Int. J. of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development
Energy and Environment
Int. J. of Environment and Pollution
Int. J. of Nuclear Energy Science and Technology
Int. J. of Sustainable Aviation
Healthcare and Biosciences
Int. J. of Electronic Healthcare
Management and Business
Int. J. of Business Competition and Growth
Int. J. of Business Forecasting and Marketing Intelligence
Int. J. of Business Performance and Supply Chain Modelling
Int. J. of Management Concepts and Philosophy
Int. J. of Modelling in Operations Management
Int. J. of Qualitative Research in Services
Int. J. of Research, Innovation and Commercialisation
Int. J. of Sport Management and Marketing
Int. J. of Technoentrepreneurship
Int. J. of Work Organisation and Emotion
J. for Global Business Advancement
Public Policy and Administration
Int. J. of Migration and Border Studies
Risk, Safety and Emergency Management
International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics
Int. J. of Intelligent Defence Support Systems
Science, Engineering and Technology
Int. J. of Advanced Mechatronic Systems
Int. J. of Lifecycle Performance Engineering
Int. J. of Materials and Product Technology
Int. J. of Mechatronics and Automation
Int. J. of Modelling, Identification and Control
International Journal of Nanotechnology
Int. J. of Powertrains
Int. J. of Precision Technology
Int. J. of Vehicle Systems Modelling and Testing
Society and Leisure
Int. J. of Applied Systemic Studies
Int. J. of Happiness and Development
Open Access Articles
Ambidexterity in the supply chain: studying the apparel industry
International Journal of Agile Systems and Management
A novel squeeze YOLO-based real-time people counting approach
International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation
Blockchain-based federated identity and auditing
International Journal of Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies
Human factors validation for a rheumatoid arthritis auto-injector for the adalimumab biosimilar FKB327
International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics
Individual investors' satisfaction and loyalty in online securities trading using the technology acceptance model
International Journal of Management and Decision Making
Opportunities of frugality in the post-corona era
International Journal of Technology Management
Patterns of institutional change - the case of accounting regulation in BRICS countries
International Journal of Economics and Accounting
Platform-based sustainable business models: reducing food waste in food services
International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

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The following articles were selected for their wider appeal to a more general audience, and some have been featured in the scientific and business press as well as the international media:
Computing, Mathematics and Communications
A collaborative content-based movie recommender system
Android application security: detecting Android malware and evaluating anti-malware software
A parking space allocation algorithm based on distributed computing
Artificial neural network based image encryption technique
Phish webpage classification using hybrid algorithm of machine learning and statistical induction ratios
SmartGuard: an IoT-based intrusion detection system for smart homes
Economics and Finance
A novel dynamic approach to identifying suspicious customers in money transactions
Education, Knowledge and Learning
Arnold Schoenberg's embrace of atonality: a brief case study for music educators
Automatic generation of questions from DBpedia
Cynicism, autonomy and job satisfaction: evidence from teaching profession
How to change the world: the relationship between social media and social change in the classroom
Energy and Environment
A review on the use of air dispersion models for odour assessment
Covid 19 impact on atmospheric CO 2 concentration
Ionic liquids as solvents in biodiesel production
Pandemic modelling is a dialogue with nature, not a monologue
The growing global plastic waste problem – lessons for environmental economics policy design and choice
Vibration control of wind turbines: recent advances and emerging trends
Healthcare and Biosciences
An exhaustive study on the lung cancer risk models
Comparative analysis of health-related physical fitness levels among the young male workers performing sedentary and heavy occupational physical activity
eHealth WhatsApp for social support: design lessons
Energetic and exergetic costs of COVID-19 infection on the body of a patient
Epileptic seizure detection in EEG using improved entropy
Exploring the antineoplastic effect of phytochemicals from Ipomea sepiaria against matrix metallopeptidases: a pharmacoinformatics approach
Physicians social capital aids their medical decisions when they virtually share knowledge
Management and Business
Bridging the perceived gap between industry and academia
Effect of staff appearance on customer satisfaction and revisit intention
From dancing on the street to dating online: evaluating guerrilla street marketing performance
How do new technology ventures grow? A theory of planned behaviour based assessment of inorganic growth
Pereira problem solving
Platform-based sustainable business models: reducing food waste in food services
Shall we ever meet; does it matter: unfreezing the constructs of virtual team effectiveness
Shared ride-hailing service in India: an analysis of consumers' intention to adopt
Social break up: why consumers hide and unlike brands on Facebook
Study of enhancing employee engagement at workplace by adopting internet of things
Telecommuting potential analysis
Website words matter: an analysis of business schools' online brand personalities
Wooing the consumer in a six-second commercial! Measuring the efficacy of bumper advertisements on YouTube
Public Policy and Administration
Advocating for a blockchain voting system in the USA
The right to water as a fundamental human right in Poland and worldwide
The urgency of media coverage arrangements regarding terrorism
Risk, Safety and Emergency Management
Biomechanical performance of a bicycle helmet design on a six-year-old head impact protection
Home security alarm system for middle-aged people living alone
Speed reading using Spritz has a cost: limits when reading a short text
Science, Engineering and Technology
Age identification of Chinese rice wine using electronic nose
COVID-19 effect on the research-innovation-commercialisation phenomena
Effect of calcium lactate and Bacillus subtilis bacteria on properties of concrete and self-healing of cracks
Extending the lifetime of NAND flash-based SSD through compacted write
Laughter signature: a novel biometric trait for person identification
Multi-location anywhere astronomy paradigm
Resources in space and asteroid mining: where we are and which challenges should be expected
Society and Leisure
Adoption of pets in distributed network using blockchain technology
On digitising the Greek music tradition: simulation of the Cretan lyre for mobile devices
The impacts of increasing leisure time on subjective health and life satisfaction
Understanding technology transition: a cross-cultural study on the transition from PCs to tablet computers

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