Article Processing Charges

Publication charges

The current charge for publication is 70 US dollars (or 70,000 Korean Won) per printed page. Temporary waiver of page charge is enforced for overseas authors. Additionally, 100 US dollars (or 100,000 Korean Won) will be charged for color print per printed page for all authors. Invited review is exempt from page charges.

Fast-track process (option)

A fast-track review process is available for authors who desire quick publication of their papers. Fast-track manuscripts will be handled by Editor in Chief and the first decision of manuscript will be made within 14 days of submission. The publication of accepted papers will be published within 2 months of the date of acceptance. Additionally, non-refundable processing fee (300,000 Korean Won or 300 US Dollars) will be charged for the initiation of fast-track process. The acceptance of fast-track manuscripts will be decided solely based on scientific merits of manuscripts. Please pay processing fee first in the Fees and Payments menu of the manuscript submission system before submission. Only credit card issued in Korea can be used in the system, and overseas authors should use the account transfer. More information is provided in the Fees and Payments menu of manuscript submission system. If you have any question about fast-track process, please contact us via e-mail (kosfa78@hanmail.net).