Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Discovery (IJAIKD) is peer-reviewed journal for the dissemination of applied technical scholarship. All submitted work must have an applied technical focus and thereby, pursue results that are practical. IJAIKD will be of interest to research, academic, government, and industrial communities. The focus will be on the followwing disciplines

  • Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
  • Computing Methodologies
  • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Statistics for Engineering, Physics, Computer Science,  and Geosciences
  • Information Storage and Retrieval
  • Semantic Web techniques


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

  • There are typically 3 reviewers for each submission.
  • Reviews are based on technical merit, contribution to the field, novelty, and presentation of results.
  • Reviews typically take 4 weeks to complete.

Reviewers are recruited by professional associations, academic and professional institutions, direct peer-solicitation (which includes the pool of IJAIKD published authors).


Publication Frequency

The Journal will be published Quarterly (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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...