Open Access

This journal is a peer reviewed, fully open access journal owned by Northwestern Polytechnical University. Northwestern Polytechnical University retains copyright of the overall compiled journal and the compiled issues. The article is universally and freely accessible via the internet in perpetuity, in an easily readable format immediately after publication.

To provide open access, this journal has an open access fee (also known as an Article Processing Charge, APC) which needs to be paid by the authors or on their behalf e.g., by their research funder or institution. Currently, the author does not have any publication charges for open access. Northwestern Polytechnical University will pay to make the article open access.

Peer review under the responsibility of Editorial Office of Advanced Design Research (IJADR).

Access Rights
All articles published open access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy and distribute.

User Rights
A CC user license manages the reuse of the article (see Articles will be published under the following license:

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC-BY)

Let others to copy, to create extracts, abstracts and new works from the Article, to alter and revise the Article, and to make commercial use of the Article (including reuse and/or resale of the Article by commercial entities), provided the user gives appropriate credit (with a link to the formal publication through the relevant DOI), provides a link to the license, indicates if changes were made and the licensor is not represented as endorsing the use made of the work. The full details of the license are available at

Author Rights
For open access publishing, this journal uses a licensing agreement. For the single article, authors will transfer copyright to Northwestern Polytechnical University, and KeAi Communications Co., Ltd. and the Editorial Office of IJADR will be granted non-exclusive publishing and distribution rights.

Publishing Schedule
This journal is published quarterly per year.

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Contact Detail
Name: Xiaogeng Wu
Address: Advanced Design Research Editorial Office, Northwestern Polytechnical University, No. 127, West Youyi Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, China

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