Information for Authors

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  • 2018-11-08
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Manuscript Requirement

Manuscripts submitted to this journal should not have been published and will not be submitted or published elsewhere in English or any other languages, without the written consent of the publisher.


The contributed manuscripts should reflect the latest developments of the research area, with emphasis on academic novelty and thoughtfulness, as well as practicability. The contributions should highlight the main points, with the dull narration and ordinary derivation reduced or deleted as much as possible. The same statements should not be repeated in Abstract, Introduction and Conclusions.


The manuscripts should be in 2-column format. The writing style should be simple and straightforward, the data should be reliable, and any undue self-appraisal must be abandoned. Manuscripts of low quality, of poor English writing or with tedious quotations will be returned by the Editorial Office without review.


Process for Submission

All prospective authors must submit their manuscripts electronically. DOC or PDF files can be accepted and PDF files are preferred. Submitted manuscripts may be of three basic types: Reviews, Papers, and Brief Papers.


Your file should be submitted according to the following procedure:

1) Please go to: (ScholarOne Manuscripts System) and follow the instructions to upload your file. You should register a new account for the first submission.

2) Sign the Transfer of Copyright Agreement and e-mail it to

3) The author will receive an e-mail message acknowledging successful reception of the submission and assigning a reference number to the submission.

4) The author can inquire about the review status through email. If the manuscript needs some modification, the author will be informed by email.



The Editorial Board will prescreen all submissions and remove from further consideration those that, in its opinion, do not meet the requirements that include but are not limited to: scope of the journal; quality and clarity of presentation; novelty; significance of contribution.


JAS conducts double-blind review. Please delete information about authors in the submitted files. Each paper is reviewed by at least three referees. The acceptance of a manuscript will be notified by the Editor-in- Chief, and review comments will be provided for those rejected ones.



All authors must sign the Transfer of Copyright Agreement before the paper can be published. This agreement enables the publisher to protect the copyrighted material for the authors, without affecting the authors’ proprietary rights. Authors are responsible for obtaining permission from the copyright holder to reproduce any figures or other material included in the paper for which copyright already exists.




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IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica

  • CiteScore 2017: 3.18
    Rank:Top 18% (Category of Control and Systems Engineering), Top 19% (Categories of Information System and Artificial Intelligence)