PROCEDURE FOR SUBMISSION AND REQUIREMENTS ON PAPERS PREPARATION  to be published in Journal of Collected Scientific Papers "Geo-Technical Mechanics"





 General provisions

The Collected Scientific Papers “Geo-Technical Mechanics” (the Journal) is issued by the M.S. Polyakov Institute of Geotechnical Mechanics under the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. The editorial staff maintains a high level of requirements while selecting and reviewing articles submitted by the authors. These Rules are dictated by scientific orientation of the Journal and regulated by the quality standards adopted by the world scientific community for presentation of scientific papers.

Only original papers executed at the up-to-date methodological level with observed publishing policy of the Journal and recommendations of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) are accepted for publication in the Journal.

The Journal was registered as a professional publication on technical sciences and geology. The Editorial Board accepts scientific papers contained results of theoretical and experimental researches on the live problems in such spheres as rock properties; rock failures; stress-strain state control; scientific fundamentals explaining processes in the rocks; new practices and technologies of  mineral mining and processing; physical, technical and geological fundamentals for CMM recovery; improvement of energotechnological complex operation and structure; energy saving in the mines; safety of the mines; labor protection in the mines; geology of mineral deposits.

These Rules are prepared in accordance with requirements for periodical publications with taking into consideration recommendations on material preparation for international analytical databases.