SciOne is designed specifically to assist Authors, Editors, and Reviewers. It helps Authors to submit manuscript files and respond to the reviewer comments accordingly. The system aids Editor to manage and review the new submissions, filter & assign the quality manuscripts to Reviewers, and conclude and communicate final decisions of acceptance, rejection, revision or transfer manuscripts. It also facilitates Reviewers to accept/reject the invitation, evaluate the manuscript qualitatively, and submit the final report and confidential note for an editor through the system. After the final decision of Editor-in-Chief, the files are one click away to be assigned to the production department for further processing.
In general, the workflow is inclusive of the following steps: