Approved March 22, 2016
1st revision July 31, 2019
Article 1 (Purpose)
The regulations herein seek to define the general requirements for the Journal of Radiation Protection and Research (hereafter referred to as ‘the Journal’), which is co-published by the Korean Association for Radiation Protection (KARP), the Japan Health Physics Society (JHPS), and the Australasian Radiation Protection Society (ARPS).
Article 2 (Publishers and Language)
- Starting from September 2019, the Journal will be co-published by the KARP, JHPS, and ARPS as the official journal of these three societies.
- The language used in the Journal is English.
Article 3 (Publishing Schedule)
The Journal is issued four times a year (March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31).
Article 4 (Submission and Review)
Papers submitted to the Journal should comply with the Regulations for Manuscript Submission. The Editorial Committee determines, through a formal review process in accordance with the Regulations for Peer Review of Manuscript, whether a paper is published or not.
Article 5 (Publication Rights)
All published papers in all forms and media become the permanent property of the KARP, JHPS, and ARPS.
Article 6 (Distribution)
The Journal is distributed as an open-access journal.
Article 7 (Extra Editions and Discontinuance of Co-publication)
Three Editors-in-Chief (EiCs), including one EiC from each society, make decisions on publication of extra editions and discontinuance of co-publication.