Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The journal focuses on the articles in advances in key compound classes and research areas of Techniques of—
Any novel approaches Data Mining and Networking
Algorithmic complexity, efficiency, and scalability issues in data mining,
Algorithms for data mining including spatial, textual, and multimedia data (e.g., the Web),
Algorithms for Data Mining,
Application case studies; data mining systems and tools,
Application Issues,
Artificial Intelligence (incl. Robotics),
Automated discovery agents,
Chemistry & Geosciences and Information Storage and Retrieval
Computer Science,
Computing Methodologies,
Data and knowledge visualization,
Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery,
Data Mining Methods,
Data Mining Methods: including classification, clustering, probabilistic modelling, prediction and estimation, dependency analysis, search, and optimization.
Data pre-processing for data mining, including data cleaning, selection, efficient , sampling, and data reduction methods,
Database Management & Information Retrieval,
Details of successes and failures of KDD,
Evaluating, consolidating, and explaining discovered knowledge,
Interactive data exploration and discovery,
Knowledge Discovery Process,
Knowledge Discovery Process,
Metrics of interestingness and utility of discovered knowledge
Modelling of structured, textual, and multimedia data,
Parallel and distributed data mining techniques,
Physical & Information Science,
Privacy and security issues,
Resource/knowledge discovery on the Web
Scalability to large databases,
Statistics for Engineering,
Statistics over massive data sets,
Theory and Foundational Issues,Data and knowledge representation,
Uncertainty management


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Original Research Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Publication Frequency

4 Issues per Year


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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