For authors

The Journal publishes original scientific manuscripts prepared on the results of scientific research. Publication of scientific manuscripts is royalty-free.

All submissions are subject to a plagiarism check using the Antiplagiat system. Plagiarism can be detected both upon receipt of the manuscript or during the review process. Manuscripts with a similarity index exceeding 30% are declined.

Writing, Submission & Formatting

1. When preparing a manuscript, authors must comply with the following requirements::
Requirements to the structure of scientific manuscripts
Metadata submission requirements
Reference list requirements

The design of the manuscript is carried out in accordance with the technical requirements.

The manuscript should also include the Authors credentials at the end of the work.

2. The manuscript is sent to the Editors by e-mail (mag@niitnn.transneft.ru) or by Russian Post with a set of accompanying documents, including a cover letter signed by the responsible of the organization where the research was conducted. If studies were carried out in more than one organization, the manuscript should be sent with a cover letter from one of these organizations. The author's consent to the transfer of copyright, consent to the provision and processing of personal data is provided simultaneously with the text of the manuscript. PhD students and candidates of research and educational institutions should attach a recommendation letter from their supervisor or an extract from the minutes of the Department Meeting (free form).

Co-authored manuscripts should be submitted by one author responsible for the correspondence with the editors. The final version of the manuscript should be verified by all the authors before publication (responsibility of the corresponding author).

3. The editors pre-check the submission for compliance with the above requirements, thereafter the manuscript can be submitted for a peer review or declined. The editors should inform the corresponding author on the review results. The final decision on publication is made by the Editorial Board of the journal when considering the thematic plan of the current issue.