FIGEMPA: Investigación y Desarrollo journal is edited at the Central University of Ecuador in Quito (Ecuador) by the Faculty of Geology, Mining, Petroleum and Environmental Engineering (FIGEMPA).
Focus and Scope
FIGEMPA: Investigación y Desarrollo is intended for the dissemination of research results and technical studies carried out by professors, professionals and undergraduate and postgraduate students of the University and national and international experts in areas related to Engineering Sciences, Exact and Natural Sciences, Energy, Geology, Mining Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Technology, Earth Sciences, Research, Safety and the Sustainable and Sustainable Use of Non-Renewable Natural Resources. It is an interdisciplinary space for discussion on theoretical aspects as well as application in the indicated areas.
Publication frequency and modality
From 1999 to 2004 and from 2010 to 2016, FIGEMPA: Investigación y Desarrollo journal published one volume per year, starting in 2016 it
is published every six months. From 2022 it is published in January and July. It is published through digital versions (PDF, HTML, XML or EPUB).
The submitted manuscripts, with the format indicated in the Guidelines for authors,
will be subject to an evaluation process guaranteeing the confidentiality and anonymity of authors and reviewers (double-blind mode). The reception
of manuscripts does not imply in any way a commitment to publication by the journal. The articles will be submitted to a first opinion of the editor,
the section editors and/or the Editorial Committee, taking into account:
In the event that the article requires preliminary adjustments, it will be returned to the author before being sent to the second stage of revision. After the pre-selection, a specialized reviewer is assigned, who will issue their report and the annotations that they consider appropriate in the text. One of the following concepts is issued from the review process and will be reported to the author:
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Jerónimo Leiton y Gatto Sobral. Central University of Ecuador.
Faculty of Geology, Mining, Petroleum and Environmental Engineering
Postal code: 170521
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Tel.:+593 22 555 300 ext. 109