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A manuscript is a confidential document. Do not cite the paper or disclose information before it has been published. Do not discuss the paper with the author. Your review will help us to make a decision, and provide the authors with constructive criticism for further improvement. When constructing your suggestions, please distinguish between essential and desirable revisions, and do not express them as conditions of acceptance.

 Important topics to be considered during your review are:

 ~ Does the manuscript have a technical character? In order to understand what we mean by technical character please visit and see

 ~ Is the text clear and well written?

 ~ Is the structure of the paper clear?

 ~ Are the data and the methodologies adequate to the purpose of the paper?

 ~ Are the results/discussions and conclusions sound and justified by the evidence?

 ~ In your opinion, does the manuscript require professional language revision?

 ~ Comments to authors:

  • Within the journal's scope.
  • Importance, originality, novelty.
  • Text well written and the structure of the paper.
  • Data and the methodologies adequate to the purpose of the paper.
  • Soundness of results and interpretation.
  • Relevancy of discussion.
  • Validation of results and soundness of conclusions.
  • References up to date and relevant.
  • Figures, tables and computational formulas.

 ~ Confidential comments to the editorial board

 ~ Overall score/rating and final recommendation