Dating article submission
In most cases you will be able to choose your funder from the given list. The funding information will be published as searchable meta-data for the accepted article.
It will be made publicly available through Crossref's funding data search and your article can be found by anyone who looks for your funder’s name.
In case we create the account for you, you will receive an additional email with your first login data.
Once this step has been completed, your order will be processed and your article will go into production.
Electronic submission substantially reduces the editorial processing and reviewing times and shortens overall publication times.
Preprints are defined as an author’s version of a research manuscript prior to formal peer review at a journal, which is deposited on a public server (as described in Preprints for the life sciences.
Science 352, 899–901; 2016); preprints may be posted at any time during the peer review process.
You can read more about ORCID and its benefits here. Our submission systems will offer the option to include your funding source in a standardized way.
It guarantees the most efficient journal production.
Once an article has been accepted, the corresponding author is guided through this workflow to stay informed and easily manage all administrative tasks of the publishing process.
With this two bits of information the system will send you your password.
When activating the My Publication process, you will either be logged in or an account on or will be created for you.
You will receive a confirmation email for your order (and, if you selected this option, also for the Copyright Transfer Statement).