PEER REVIEW PROCESS

All articles submitted to "Cultura e Scienza del Colore - Color Culture and Science" journal are peer-reviewed according to the following procedure:

First review
The Associate Editors evaluate each article in order to define if the topic and content is suitable for consideration by the journal. Once the article passes the initial review, the Associate Editors select several referees in the Editorial Board based on their expertise in the particular field or topic.

Second review
Each article is reviewed by two or three referees under a double-blind peer review process where the authorsĀ and the reviewers are kept anonymous. Referees are asked to evaluate the manuscript based on its originality, methodology and impact to research and relevance to the professional practice. After collecting the referees' reports, the Associate Editors make a recommendation on the acceptability of the article to the Editor in Chief.