Privacy Statement

Your privacy is important to us. This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that we collect, and the ways in which we use that information.

The terms “We”, “Us”, “Our”, “Site” and “Website” refer to the website:

The terms “You”, “Your” and “User” refer to the entity or person using this website.

Information We Collect from you

Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information which includes your name, affiliation, email address, contact information. User may, however, visit our website anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from user only if they voluntarily submit such information to us.

Non-personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about user whenever they interact with our website. Non-personal identification information includes the browser name, operating system, geographical location, IP address, and other similar information.

How We use your Information

We may use the information we collect through this website for a number of reasons, including to:

  • identify user
  • contact user and provide support
  • send billing information and process payments
  • improve our services
  • create statistics and analysis
  • comply with legal requests

Sharing your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal identification information to others. However, we may disclose your personal data if legally entitled or required to do so.

In the course of providing our peer review services, your data may be accessed by different members of the editorial team.

By submitting your article, you acknowledge that your name, affiliation information and email address will be available on public domain under open-access agreement.

Sensitive Information

We do not collect sensitive information such as political opinions, religious of philosophical beliefs, racial or ethnic origin, genetic data, biometric data, health data, or data related to sexual orientation. Please do not send, upload or provide us any sensitive data. We shall delete any information we believe it might contain sensitive data.

Payment Information

To order and use some of our services, we may require you to provide certain financial information to facilitate the processing of payments. We will not store or collect your payment card details. That information is provided directly to our third-party payment processors / gateways, whose use of your personal information is governed by their Privacy Policy.

Web Browser Cookies

Our website may use “cookies” to enhance user experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Cookies permit us to recognize users and avoid repetitive requests for the same information. Cookies from our website cannot be read by other websites. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or alert them when cookies are being stored. If they do so, some parts of this website may not function properly.

Third-party Links

Our website may have links to other websites. Please review their Privacy Policies to learn about how they collect and use your personal identification information. We are not responsible for the content and data collection on respective third-party websites.

Retention of Information

Your personal information will be retained only for as long as we need it to fulfill the purpose for which we have collected it and, if applicable, as long as required by statutory retention requirements.


We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices, and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosures or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our website.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We reserve the right to update this Privacy Statement at any time by posting a new version on this website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes.

Acceptance of this Policy

By using this website you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this website. We reserve the right to revise this policy time-to-time. Continued use of this website implies acceptance of the revised policy.