In case plagiarism is discovered during article evaluation process, the following consequences emerge:

  • The article will be rejected/will not be published.

  • The scientific community will be notified.

All authors should observe the following international standards:

  • Authors should make sure their research is original.

  • Plagiarism, duplicate publication, and data falsification are forbidden.

  • Authors should certify that the paper has not been published before.

If authors introduce someone else’s words, they should ensure that those words were quoted adequately and that all employed sources were mentioned.