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What is Journal of Control and Optimization in Applied Mathematics(JCOAM)?

The Journal of Control and Optimization in Applied Mathematics publishes theoretical and empirical articles that apply to a wide range of applied mathematics especially Optimal Control, Distributed Systems, Optimization, Soft Computing, Control Theory, Stability Analysis, Adaptive Control, Expert Systems, Control Theory in Medicine, Linear and Non-Linear Programming, Fractional Systems, Robust Control, Mathematical Programming, Mathematical Modeling, Non-Linear Control, Project Planning and Control, Fuzzy Control, Hybrid Systems, Stochastic Control Systems, Calculus of Variations and Related Topics.


We collect manuscripts dealing with broad issues, covering above subjects. The journal welcomes proposals for special issues reflecting the trends in Artificial Neural Networks, Transportation and Traffic Optimization and other related disciplines.

All articles are available online, and in addition the website offers many other services:

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Why submit to Journal of Control and Optimization in Applied Mathematics(JCOAM)?

Submit your research to Journal of Control and Optimization in Applied Mathematics(JCOAM) to take advantage of:

Rapid peer review
Our insistence on fast and thorough peer review enables us to process manuscripts quickly; we aim to reach initial decisions within 12 weeks.

Rapid publication
Following the acceptance of a manuscript, it is published, with final citation details, as a provisional PDF file with minimal delay (subject to formatting checks, copy-editing and author verification). Fully formatted versions of the article replace the accepted manuscript within 4 weeks.

What is the copyright policy of Journal of Control and Optimization in Applied Mathematics(JCOAM)?

All articles published in Journal of Control and Optimization in Applied Mathematics(JCOAM) are open access, which means the articles are universally and freely available online. In addition, the authors retain copyright of their article, and grant any third party the right to use reproduce and disseminate the article, subject to the terms of our copyright and license agreement. Allowing the authors to retain copyright of their work permits wider distribution of their work on the condition it is correctly attributed to the authors.

How do we submit our research paper to Journals of Payame Noor University?

By visiting a website of the research- scientific journals of Payame Noor University (https://journals.pnu.ac.ir/) which is relevant to the subject of your paper and after studying the authors guidelines, specially the prevention regulations of plagiarism and scientific cheating along with precise guideline submit the paper.

How do I follow the submitted paper?

Only the author of the paper can observe latest status of the essay. The author will be informed of any change in the essay and the other authors can receive the news about essay by author. It is stressed that following by phone or in person is not possible.

How do I connect with the managers and the personnel of publications?

Based on publishing office rules, the staff is not allowed to give you their personal phone numbers. You first search your questions in frequent queries and if you found no response, you can ask your question in the site and by send email, you will get your response in a work day.

How long does it take to accept the paper?

Paper will be primarily studied based on submission guidelines (maximum a week). (Please study carefully the guideline of authors to expedite the review process and set up the paper as precise as codification guidelines.
If it is accepted in first stage, paper will be assessed by reviewing and scientific committee based on relevant content. This stage will usually take two months.
As it is accepted in second stage, papers will be sent to reviewers. The acceptance will take six months (if reviewers finally approve) based on required modifications, reviewers` ideas and the quick and accurate modifications by authors.
When does the last issue publish and how can I subscribe the publication? Publications are only published digitally but electronic version is available in websites.