We are proud to announce that SIER has successfully closed its first issue for further publication in August of 2021.
14 articles were successfully published. A total of 45 articles were submitted, 15 articles were rejected within two weeks as part of a desk rejection. Unfortunately, a further 16 articles could not successfully complete the peer review process by August 2021 and therefore had to be rejected in the final. The average duration of the peer-review process was 13 weeks. The acceptance rate of the first edition is 31.1%.
The articles of the first issue were downloaded an average of 20 times a day in the first three months after the issue closed. Each article has an average of 75 views per day by interested readers worldwide.
The first issue of 2021 can be found at LINK TO FIRST ISSUE 2021.