Quality Engineering Applications & Research is a peer reviewed scholarly journal sponsored by the International Quality Federation to promote the sharing of practical quality techniques, experiences and research in the area of quality and statistics. We solicit submissions related to quality and statistics in the following areas:
- Engineering design
- Business processes
- Research – materials, chemistry, biology, psychology and physiology
- Computer programming – improved routines for speed, accuracy or large data sets
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Manuscripts are to be prepared using the Counsel of Science Editors (CSE) format with the exception of paper size. All manuscripts are to be prepared using A4 paper with 2.5 cm margins all around. Manuscripts are to be submitted in PDF format. Citations are to be in APA format, and we recommend CITEFAST to create reliable citations.
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