International Journal of Engineering (IJE) is published in three quarterly transactions. Transactions A (Basics) deal with the engineering fundamentals. Transactions B (Applications) are concerned with the application of engineering knowledge in the daily life of the human being and Transactions C (Aspects) - starting from January 2012 - emphasize on the main engineering aspects whose elaboration can yield knowledge and expertise that can equally serve all branches of engineering discipline.

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. G.D. Najafpour, Ph.D.
Full Edition Title: International Journal of Engineering
ISSN: 1025-2495
e-ISSN: 1735-9244
Publisher: Materials and Energy Research Center
Since: 1988


Transactions TitleISSNe-ISSN
International Journal of Engineering 
Transactions A: Basics
1728-1431 1735-9244
International Journal of Engineering 
Transactions B: Applications
1728-144X 1735-9244
International Journal of Engineering 
Transactions C: Aspects
2423-7167 1735-9244

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 All submitted papers to IJE is required for Plagiarism Checker PlagScan 

Plagiarism Checker PlagScan/Pro Since March 2016, International Journal of Engineering (IJE) has effectively utilized plagiarism checker for the detection of the quality of all submitted articles in review process. Once a paper is reviewed before any decision the editorial board meet monthly; we shall provide full report from board of reviewers and PlagScan to assist board members to judge and make correct decision. Based on recommendations the results would be shared with authors for revision and improving the quality of publication in IJE. All submitted manuscripts to IJE should be original and any part of the article should not be plagiarized. Even reviewed article before any decision, the content is checked for plagiarism through PlagScan data base. For any submitted manuscript, the plagiarism level greater than 15% including author name, affiliation and references is automatically rejected. We are pleased with the services provided by PlagScan data base; in fact IJE's board members welcome any international publishers to provide IJE special services for improving internationalization and also help us to get recognition, prefect global impact and publicity to approach Thomson Reuters standard criteria.


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 IJE merry Christmas 2020

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2020

International Journal of Engineering (IJE) is proud and very thankful to all respectful authors, reviewers, editorial and advisory board members for their sincere and strong support. It is my great pleasure to report our achievement in 2019; as IJE has certain success in terms of serving academic scientific societies. IJE received more than 1500 papers. After the review process, 233 papers were revised and published in 3 transactions and 12 issues plus. Rate of rejection of IJE has been maintained about 82%. About 85% of published papers were submitted by Asian authors while the rest were authored by American (5%), European (5%) and African (5%) countries. The details of regional distributions are illustrated in the following figures shown below. In fact, IJE is indexed by the Emerging Sources Citation Index is a citation index by Thomson Reuters, Scopus, Chemical Abstract, EBSCO, Elsevier, ISC and many more. We hope that in 2020 IJE can be promoted with significant improvement in impact factors with all of your great support.

Merry Christmas & Wish you all very prosperous and Happy New Year 2020 

Distinguished Professor Ghasem Najafpour
IJE Editor in Chief

IJEE published paper in 2019

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Current Issue: Volume 33, Issue 1, TRANSACTIONS A: Basics, January 2020, Pages 1-177 

1. Encapsulation of Food Components and Bioactive Ingredients and Targeted Release

Pages 1-11

Iran Alemzadeh; Maryam Hajiabbas; Hadiseh Pakzad; Sahar Sajadi Dehkordi; Amin Vossoughi

2. Sequential Microwave-assisted Extraction for Isolation of Quercetin from Red Kidney Bean

Pages 12-17

Soheila Aghajanian; Sohrab Kazemi; Sorayya Esmaeili; Soheil Aghajanian; Ali Akbar Moghadamnia

3. Characterization of Fe3O4/rGO Composites from Natural Sources: Application for Dyes Color Degradation in Aqueous Solution

Pages 18-27

N. Munasir; R. P. Kusumawati; D. H. Kusumawati; Z. A. I. Supardi; A. Taufiq; D. Darminto

4. An Experimental Study of the Steel Cylinder Quenching in Water-based Nanofluids

Pages 28-33

Aref Rahimian; Hosein Kazeminejad; Hosein Khalafi; Seyed Mohammad Mirvakili; Azam Akhavan

5. Effect of Initial Local Failure Type on Steel Braced Frame Buildings against Progressive Collapse

Pages 34-46

Babak Pordel Maragheh; Abdolrahim Jalali; Seyyd Mohammad Mirhoseini Hezaveh

6. Three Different Methods for Approximate Analysis of Bar Structures

Pages 47-54

M. Rezaiee-Pajand; Mehran Momenipour; Seyed Mojtaba Hozhabrossadati

7. Performance Evaluation of Curved-TADAS Damper on Seismic Response of Moment Resisting Steel Frame

Pages 55-67

Hamid Shojaeifar; Ahamd Maleki; Mohammad Ali Lotfollahi-Yaghin

14. Development of a Model for Locating Hubs in a Competitive Environment under Uncertainty: A Robust Optimization Approach

Pages 124-133

Farzin Nourzadeh; Sadoullah Ebrahimnejad; Kaveh Khalili-Damghani; Ashkan Hafezalkotob

20. Reliability and Risk Assessment of Electric Cable Shovel at Chadormalu Iron Ore Mine in Iran

Pages 170-177

Mohammad Hosein Basiri; mohammad Reza sharifi; Bakhtiar Ostadi

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