About J-KICS and Committee

THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES (J-KICS)

pISSN: 1226-4717, eISSN: 2287-3880

PUBLISHER: THE KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES (KICS)

(Formerly, the Korea Information and Communications Society)

BRIEF HISTORY

THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES (J-KICS) (formerly, the Korea Information and Communications Society) launched THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES (J-KICS) (formerly, the Journal of Korean Institute of Communications Sciences) in 1976. During the early six years, this publication was published annually and now it is published monthly since 1990. This publication is printed in three parts such as part A (Communication Theory and Systems), part B (Networks and Services), and part C (Convergence Technologies) since 2001. During the last ten years, about 400 papers have been published yearly. The title of this publication has been changed from THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES to THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES in 2007, under the same ISSN of 1226-4717.

AIM AND SCOPE

THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES is an official periodical journal published by the Korean Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (KICS). The official title is “THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES” and the abbreviated title is “J. Korean Inst. Commun. Inf. Sci.” (Shortly, “J-KICS”). This journal was launched in 1976 and is published monthly. The J-KICS is committed to publish original high-quality papers that advance the state-of-the-art and practical applications of information, communications, networks, and convergence technologies. Theoretical contributions presenting new concepts, techniques or analyses, applied contributions reporting on experiences and experiments, and tutorial expositions of permanent reference value are welcome. This journal covers all topics in the following four parts as: part A covering communication theory and systems, part B covering networks and services, part C covering convergence technologies and part D covering system implementation. Potential keywords for each part (but not limited to them):[J-KICS(A,B,C) Keywords]

AFTER ACCEPTANCE

Proofs

(1) When a manuscript has been accepted for publication, all author(s) must submit person-wise photos, research interests, and brief biographies. The final manuscript should be prepared according to the J-KICS publication guideline.
(2) For publication of the accepted manuscript, the first and corresponding author(s) should be active KICS member(s) in the year of publication. The final manuscript should include the author information as follows.
A. In the first page: below the title.
B. In the last page: in author's biographies.
(3) For publication of the accepted manuscript, one of the first and corresponding author(s) should pay the publication fee below and other expenses. Other expenses will be determined by the editorial board.
(4) The publication fee will be charged to the first and corresponding author(s) after the first editing of the final manuscript.

Offprints

(1) Additional fees may be charged to the first and corresponding author(s) in case of the following.
A. If errors are found after editing and proofreading by fault of the author(s).
B. If some additional work is required for editing and proofreading.

REVIEW PROCEDURES

All submitted manuscripts are blindly peer-reviewed by three qualified reviewers. An editor on Editorial Board below is in charge of selecting three reviewers in consideration of subject fields, collecting at least two reviewers’ reports from them in order to make the 1st-round decision, and informing to the author(s) of the 1st-round editor’s decision with some editor’s comments. All the comments and questions from the reviewers also are sent to facilitate the revision for the final version or the 2nd-round review version of the manuscript. However, the names of reviewers are not revealed to the author(s).

OPEN ACCESS

INDEXING AND FUNDING

  • Indexed in the Korea Citation Index (KCI)
  • Indexed in the Korean Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI)
  • Indexed in the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST)
  • Partially funded by the KOFST Grant funded by the Korean Government (MEST)

CONTACT INFORMATION

  • THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES (J-KICS) editorial office: The Korean Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (KICS), Hyundai Kirim Officetel #1504, 42 Seochod-daero 78-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul, 137-858, KOREA.
  • Tel: +82-2-3453-5555
  • Fax: +82-2-539-5588
  • Email: journal@kics.or.kr