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Solarlits Publication ethics

Publication ethics and publication malpractice statement

Duties of the Publisher

Recognizing and appreciating the invaluable efforts of editors and reviewers, the publisher extends its gratitude for their dedicated contributions in enhancing the quality of manuscripts and upholding the integrity of scholarly articles. With a steadfast commitment to ethical publishing practices, the publisher has implemented a comprehensive publication ethics and malpractice statement, closely aligned with the esteemed ethical standards set forth by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) [1-3].

Duties of Editors

Duties of Reviewers

Duties of Authors

Conflicts of Interests

Post-Publication Corrections



  1. COPE, Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors, Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), 2011. Available at: https://publicationethics.org/files/Code_of_conduct_for_journal_editors_Mar11.pdf
  2. COPE, COPE Ethical Guidelines for Peer Reviewers, Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), 2017. Available at: https://publicationethics.org/files/Ethical_Guidelines_For_Peer_Reviewers_2.pdf
  3. Tim Albert, How to handle authorship disputes: a guide for new researchers, The COPE Report 2003, 2003. Available at: https://publicationethics.org/files/2003pdf12_0.pdf