Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Computer Science and Cybernetics, created and published by Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, is Vietnam’s national journal in Computer Science and Cybernetics. The Journal is granted license by the Ministry of Information and Communications of Vietnam.

The Journal of Computer Science and Cybernetics provides a forum for the dissemination of new research results in the fields of Computer Science and Cybernetics. The Journal presents high-quality, original contributions to the science and engineering of the fields Computer Science and Cybernetics, of authors inside and outside Vietnam.

Topics related to Computer Science:

Computer science; network systems; software engineering; database; computing methods; information systems; image processing and speech processing; artificial intelligence and data mining; mathematical models of computer science; virtual reality; decision making assistive technology; multimedia technology, etc.

Topics related to Cybernetics:

System and signal theory; control theory; filtering and state estimation; nonlinear systems; optimal control; intelligent control; computer-based control systems,computer networks and communications; mechatronic and robotic control systems; process modelling and control, including but not limited to biomedical systems, agriculture and forestry, oil and gas, environment, economic and social systems, and control systems in national security, etc.


Section Policies

Computer Science

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

- All activities of the peer review process are done online. Reviewers sign in to the web site of the Journal to accept review invitations, download submitted articles, and submit their reviews and recommendations.

- The reviewers must be capable of confirming new results of the articles they review.

- Every article (excluding invited articles) is blind-reviewed by two experts in the field. However, an article authored/co-authored by a member of the organizing committee receives one review. In some cases, the organizing committee may invite a third review. Reviewers are selected on a basis that they are not affiliated with any author.

- Except for some special cases, the processing time of a review process is 02 months.

- Reviewers receive remuneration according to the rules and regulations of Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.


Publication Frequency

From 2014, the journal is quarterly published both domestically and overseas in English.


Delayed Open Access

The contents of this journal will be available in an open access format 12 month(s) after an issue is published.



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