The “Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering” is published since 1955, and have high scientific rank in the National Library of Serbia.  The Journal is distributed in the Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Slovenia, Croatia. Publisher of “Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering” is Serbian society for roads VIA VITA.  Serbian society for roads VIA VITA is a professional association existed since 1934 and brings together professional and scientific experts in road and traffic engineering.

The goal of Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering is to broaden the knowledge of road and traffic engineering  by promoting free and open access  researches, papers and ideas. Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering is a quarterly publication and all articles are peer-reviewed.

Submission, processing and publishing of papers is free of charge.

Journal allow the author(s) to hold the copyright without restrictions.

Online ISSN 2406-1557

Print ISSN 0478-9733

 

Focus and Scope

 This scientific journal publishes scientific papers in the area of technical sciences, field of road and traffic engineering. The received papers are subject to peer review in accordance with the recommendations for international scientific journals. The papers published in the journal are placed in sections which explain their focus in more detail. The sections are: transportation economy, intelligent transport systems, traffic and environment (ecology), design of roads, airport runways and road infrastructure, maintenance of roads, designing bridges, tunnels and construction structures, ecology, spatial planning, traffic safety, road management, geotechnics, road pavements, building materials, traffic infrastructure, traffic policy, transport law.

 

 

Peer Review Process

 Every submission is reviewed by two to three reviewers. The review process is double blind. The review criterion is the scientific and formal appropriateness to the journal mission. Based on the relevant factors of the paper evaluation, reviewers submit one of four possible propositions are : paper is acceptable for publication; paper requires minor changes, paper requires major changes and paper is not acceptable for publication. Reviewers are prominent scientists and experts with an established scientific record which guarantees their competency in reviewing scientific papers.

 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.

 

Database indexes of articles published in the journal

 Papers are abstracted and indexed in: KoBSON, IndexCopernicus,  Google Scholar, CrossRef, doiSerbia.

 

 Journal archiving policy

 The journal is included in the National library of Serbia. New issue is published every three months.

  

Plagiarism

 The journal conduct plagiarism screening of every submitted article. Articles which are considered to be plagiarised or contain plagiarised text will be automatically rejected.

 

License terms and copyright

 Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

 Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.

 Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.

 Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).

 

 

Journal History

 The Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering was founded in 1995 by the Serbian society for roads VIA VITA. The first issue was published in August 1955. The “Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering” is published since 1955, and have high scientific rank in the National Library of Serbia.  The Journal is distributed in the Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Slovenia, Croatia. Publisher of “Journal of Road and Traffic Engineering” is Serbian society for roads VIA VITA.  Serbian society for roads VIA VITA is a professional association and has existed since 1934 and brings together professional and scientific experts in road and traffic engineering.

 

Cover of first edition from 1995.