We are pleased to announce that Journal of Materials Informatics is now a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Please see details at: https://publicationethics.org/members/journal-materials-informatics
COPE, a registered charity established in 1997 in the United Kingdom, has over 12,500 members worldwide from all academic fields. COPE provides advice to editors and publishers on all aspects of publication ethics and, particularly, how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct. Core practices are the policies and practices journals and publishers need to reach the highest standards in publication ethics.
Journal of Materials Informatics will adhere to the COPE Core Practices and follow the COPE Guidelines to ensure a rigorous peer-review process under strict ethical policies.