Publication Ethics promotes and encourages developing high quality scientific contents during publication process. PENSEE Publications endorses COPE and ICMJE guidelines to handle the submitted manuscript in case suspected for any duplication or substantial overlap.
All article published under PENSEE Publications follows standard Editorial Process to maintain quality scientific contents in all PENSEE journals. Editorial process involves strict measures to prevent plagiarism, redundancy of manuscripts, multiple submissions, fabrication and falsification of data.
The author should develop his own contents while preparing any manuscript towards publication and should avoid plagiarizing the contents of other author’s paper without proper citation. If Manuscripts that are found to have been plagiarized from a manuscript by other authors, whether published or unpublished, will be considered as plagiarism.
Authors should not submit the same manuscript, simultaneously to more than one journal to consider for peer review process. Manuscripts that are found to have been published elsewhere or to be under review elsewhere will be considered duplicate submission.
Duplicate publication is the publication of a paper that shares the same hypotheses, data, discussion, and conclusions substantially with one already published, without clear, visible reference to the previous publication.
Citation manipulation is including excessive citations, in the submitted manuscript, that do not contribute to the scholarly content of the article and have been included solely for the purpose of increasing citations to a given author’s work, or to articles published in a particular journal.
Note: If any PENSEE journals article found violating the above mentioned policies during publication process, the following rules will be applicable to the author(s).
Rejection of the infringing manuscript :