2013 Journal news

Newly announced title: International Journal of Sustainable Agricultural Management and Informatics

The International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance celebrates its 5th year of publication with a special issue consisting of high-quality articles from well-known authors. This issue has been made the journal's free sample issue.

Newly published title: International Journal of Vehicle Performance

Dr. Ing. Mohammed Dahane has been appointed to develop the International Journal of Remanufacturing. Dr. Dahane is from the Laboratoire de Génie Industriel et de Production de Metz (LGIPM) at the Ecole Nationale d'Ingénieurs de Metz (ENIM) in France

Dr Michael Bowman has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Intelligent Defence Support Systems. Dr. Bowman, who has previous experience in the defence industry, is currently with the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems at Murray State University in the USA.

Dr. Emad S. Abouel Nasr has been appointed Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Collaborative Enterprise. Dr. Abouel Nasr is affiliated with King Saud University in Saudi Arabia and Helwan University, Egypt. Professor Ali Kamrani takes up the position of Editor for the journal.

Newly published title: Int. J. of Circuits and Architecture Design

Newly published title: Int. J. of Automation and Logistics

Dr. Nelson K.Y. Leung, of the Northern State University, USA, has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Intercultural Information Management.

Following his previous interviews in the Huffington Post series, "The Global Search for Education: In Search of Professionals - Singapore" and The Global Search for Education: More From Singapore, Dr. Pak Tee Ng returns with an update on Masterplan Three (2009-2014) in Singapore’s education system - “The Global Search for Education: Got Tech? – Singapore”.  Dr. Pak Tee Ng, from the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, has recently stepped down as Interim Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Innovation in Education and is now its Editorial Advisor as he is with the International Journal of Quality and Innovation. He is also an Editor of the International Journal of Complexity in Leadership and Management.

Coincidentally appearing in Open Access Week, the Special Issue on Loss and Damage from Climate Change, published as the International Journal of Global Warming, 5(4), is being offered as an open access issue, i.e. is freely available to all users. Read more about the issue at http://inderscience.blogspot.co.uk/2013/10/saving-us-from-climate-change.html and/or access the issue at http://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticletoc.php?jcode=ijgw&year=2013&vol=5&issue=4.

The International Journal of Innovation in Education has appointed a new Editor-in-Chief, Professor Dr. Nicole Kimmelmann, and a new Executive Editor, Professor Des Hewitt. Professor Dr. Kimmelmann is from the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg in Germany and Professor Hewitt from the University of Derby School of Education.

Newly announced title: International Journal of Supply Chain and Inventory Management

Professor Marco Mugnaini has been appointed to take over as Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Instrumentation Technology. Professor Mugnaini is from the Università degli Studi di Siena in Italy.

Every week, a business school professor, an expert in his or her field, defines a key term on FT Lexicon, the Financial Times online economics, business and finance glossary. The professor for the week commencing 1 October was Constantin Zopounidis, professor of financial engineering and operations research at the Technical University of Crete (Greece) and Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Financial Engineering and Risk Management and the International Journal of Multicriteria Decision Making

Newly published title: International Journal of Creative Computing

Newly published title: International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives

In order to make it clear that the International Journal of Bonds and Currency Derivatives covers a wider range of derivatives than just currency derivatives, it has amended its title to the International Journal of Bonds and Derivatives.

From January 2014, the International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering will increase the frequency of its issues from 4 to 6 per year.

Newly published title: Asian Journal of Management Science and Applications

New Editor for IJ Management Development

Professor Muhammed Kabir, from the University of New Brunswick in Canada, has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Management Development. Professor Kabir was previously an Associate Editor of the journal.

New Editor for IJ Nonlinear Dynamics and Control

Professor Ebrahim Esmailzadeh has been appointed to edit the International Journal of Nonlinear Dynamics and Control. Professor Esmailzadeh is from the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology.

Newly published title: International Journal of Swarm Intelligence

New Editor for IJ Process Management and Benchmarking

Professor Angappa Gunasekaran, from the University of Massachusetts -Dartmouth in the USA, has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Process Management and Benchmarking.

Newly published title: International Journal of Quantitative Research in Education

New Editor for IJ Intelligent Engineering Informatics

Professor Jianping Li has been promoted from Associate Editor to Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics. Professor Li is with the Institute of Policy and Management of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

New Editor for IJ Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology

Professor Walter Leal Filho, Senior Professor and Head of the Research and Transfer Centre “Applications of Life Sciences” at Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, has been appointed as Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology

Professor Walter Leal Filho, Senior Professor and Head of the Research and Transfer Centre “Applications of Life Sciences” at Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, has been appointed as Editor-in-Chief of Progress in Industrial Ecology.

International Journal of Software Engineering, Technology and Applications

Inderscience Editor receives top award

Professor Constantin Zopounidis awarded with the MCDM Edgeworth-Pareto Award during the 22nd International Conference on Multiple Criteria Decision Making, which took place in Malaga, Spain, on 17-21 June 2013. The International Conference is organized every two years. The MCDM Edgeworth-Pareto Award is the highest distinction bestowed by the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making. Professor Zopounidis is Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Multicriteria Decision Making and the International Journal of Financial Engineering and Risk Management. Last year, Professor Zopounidis received recognition from ESCP Europe for his long-standing research contribution in the field of financial engineering and decision making.

Newly announced title: International Journal of Big Data Intelligence

Newly published title: International Journal of Convergence Computing

New Editor for IJ Strategic Business Alliances

Professor Mosad Zineldin has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal for Strategic Business Alliances. Professor Zineldin is from the Faculty of Business and Economics at Linnaeus University in Sweden.

IJ Cyberspace Sciences and Emergency Management changes title

The International Journal of Cyberspace Sciences and Emergency Management has changed its title to the International Journal of Network Science, to better reflect its intended coverage and research base.

IJ Border Security and Immigration Policy changes title

The International Journal of Border Security and Immigration Policy has changed its title to the International Journal of Migration and Border Studies, to better reflect its intended coverage and research base under its new Editor.

IJ Technology Marketing Editor receives scientific award

At this year's XXIV British International Society for Professional Innovation Management (ISPIM) Conference, which was themed "Innovating in Global Markets: Challenges for Sustainable Growth" and which took place 16-19 June in Helsinki, Finland, Prof. Dr. Alexander Brem was awarded with the Scientific Panel Contribution Award 2013. The annual Scientific Panel Award is made to the member of the panel, which consists of more than 120 members, who has provided the best scientific input. Together with Prof. Éric Viardot, Prof. Brem is Co-Editor of the International Journal of Technology Marketing.

International Journal of Qualitative Research in Services

International Journal of Data Science

Newly announced title: Int. J. of Intelligent Systems Design and Computing

Newly announced title: International Journal of Soft Computing and Networking

Newly announced title: Int. J. of Supply Chain and Operations Resilience

IJ Hybrid Intelligence changes title

The International Journal of Hybrid Intelligence has changed its title to the International Journal of Collaborative Intelligence, to better reflect its intended coverage and research base.

New Editor for Atoms for Peace

Dr. Carlo De Masi has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of Atoms for Peace. He replaces the journal’s founder, Professor André Maïsseu, who takes the title of Honorary Editor. Dr. De Masi is Secretary General of FLAEI-CISL, the Energy Trade Union of Italy.

IJBAAF Editor receives BAFA award

Professor Phil Molyneux, an Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance, has been awarded a prestigious honour by the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA). The Distinguished Academic Award, given annually to an individual deemed to have made 'a substantial and direct contribution to UK academic accounting and finance life', was awarded to Professor Molyneux in recognition of his significant contribution to teaching and research. Further details: http://www.bangor.ac.uk/business/full.php.en?nid=12807

Newly published title: Middle East Journal of Management

Newly announced title: International Journal of Telemedicine and Clinical Practices

New Editor for IJ Embedded Systems

Professor Kuan-Ching Li has been appointed to edit the International Journal of Embedded Systems. Professor Li is from the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering at the Providence University in Taiwan.

Newly published title: International Journal of Financial Engineering and Risk Management

Newly published title: International Journal of Cognitive Performance Support

New Editor for IJ Public Sector Performance Management

Associate Professor Solange Hernandez has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Public Sector Performance Management. Dr. Hernandez is from the Institut de Management Public et Gouvernance Territoriale at the Université Aix-Marseille

New Editor for Luxury Intelligence

Prof. Adm. Marcos Ferasso, from the Federal Technological University of Paraná in Brazil, has taken over the editorship of Luxury Intelligence – an International Journal and will commence developing it to publication.

Newly published title: International Journal of Machine Intelligence and Sensory Signal Processing

The International Journal for Oil, Gas and Coal Technology is to increase its issue frequency from 2014. The journal, which is indexed in Science Citation Index, Scopus and Compendex, among others, will publish 8 issues instead of 6.

Newly published title: International Journal of Applied Nonlinear Science

Newly published title: International Journal of Human Rights and Constitutional Studies

New Editor for IJ Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Applications

Professor Marlin H. Mickle, founder of the International Journal of Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Applications, has stepped down as its Editor-in-Chief but will remain on the Board. Dr. Peter J. Hawrylak, currently an Associate Editor, will replace him. Dr. Hawrylak is from the Department of Electrical Engineering at The University of Tulsa in the USA.

New Editor for IJ Vehicle Information and Communications Systems

Prof. Hongchao Liu from Texas Tech University in the USA has agreed to take temporary charge of the International Journal of Vehicle Information and Communications Systems. Prof Liu will ensure the journal continues its development over the next year while a permanent editor is sought.

Newly published title: International Journal of Trust Management in Computing and Communications

New Editor for IJ Experimental and Computational Biomechanics

Professor Tariq Khraishi has stepped down as the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Experimental and Computational Biomechanics. The new Editor-in-Chief is Professor Vikas Tomar from Purdue University in the USA. Professor Khraishi takes the role of Honorary Editor.

Newly announced title: International Journal of Spatial, Temporal and Multimedia Information Systems

Newly published title: International Journal of Applied Pattern Recognition

Newly announced title: International Journal of Fuzzy Computation and Modelling

Newly published title: International Journal of Auditing Technology

Newly published title: International Journal of Service and Computing Oriented Manufacturing

Newly announced title: International Journal of Smart Grid and Green Communications

New Editor for IJ Industrial Electronics and Drives

Professor Ehab H.E. Bayoumi has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Industrial Electronics and Drives. Professor Bayoumi is from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the Abu Dhabi Men's College in the United Arab Emirates.

IJ Automotive Technology and Management in partnership with GERPISA for the 2013 Young Author's Prize

GERPISA, in partnership with the International Journal of Automotive Technology and Management, launches its Young Author's Prize, to be delivered each year from 2013 onwards, aiming at valorising the work of a young researcher on automobile industry. This prize, consisting of the publication of the paper in a special issue of IJATM and a 1000 euros' reward, intends to encourage young scholars to develop their enquiries on automobile industry. For further details, click here

Newly published title: International Journal of Space Science and Engineering

New Editor for IJ Petroleum Engineering

Dr. Namit Jaiswal has been appointed to edit the International Journal of Petroleum Engineering. Dr. Jaiswal is from the Shell Oil Co. in Houston, Texas.

International Journal of Social Media and Interactive Learning Environments

Newly announced title: International Journal of Gender Studies in Developing Societies

Newly announced title: Latin American Journal of Management for Sustainable Development

Newly announced title: International Journal of Research, Innovation and Commercialisation

Newly published title: International Journal of Lifecycle Performance Engineering

Newly published title: International Journal of Mechanisms and Robotic Systems

IJ Shipping and Transport Logistics paper cited as Hot Paper and Highly Cited Paper

The paper, A study on the antecedents of supplier commitment in support of logistics operations, by Christina W.Y. Wong, Kee-hung Lai, Y.H. Venus Lun and T.C.E. Cheng (Int. J. of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 2012 Vol.4, No.1, pp.5-16, DOI: 10.1504/IJSTL.2012.044132) has been cited by ISI Web of Knowledge as a 'Hot Paper' and also as a 'Highly Cited Paper'.

New Editor for IJ Management Concepts and Philosophy

Dr. Carlo Morelli has taken over from Professor Michael Haynes as the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Management Concepts and Philosophy. Professor Haynes remains on the Board. Dr. Morelli is from the University of Dundee Business School in the UK.