Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • Best Paper Award

    The Best Paper Award for the Journal of Global Optimization is awarded annually to honor the authors of the best paper published in the journal in the previous year.

  • SI: Global Multiobjective Optimization of the Journal of Global Optimization

    Guest Editors: Kaisa Miettinen (University of Jyvaskyla, Finland) and Serpil Sayin (KoƧ University, Turkey)

    Submission deadline: November 30, 2019

    This special issue is devoted to publishing original research papers dealing with theoretical, computational and applied aspects of global optimization involving multiple, conflicting objective functions. 

  • Special Issue on Optimization Methods in Service Management (Deadline Extended!)

    Guest Editors: Panagiotis Mitropoulos (University of Patras), Evangelos Grigoroudis (Technical University of Crete), and Nikolaos Matsatsinis (Technical University of Crete)

    Submission Deadline: November 30, 2019 January 31, 2020

    This special issue aims to provide a comprehensive perspective of how optimization methods can be applied to the context of the service industry and to call for more attention from operational researchers on this field.