Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Robotics and Control (IJRC) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal. This journal is published by the Sciedu Press in both print and online versions. The online version is free to access and download.

The journal publishes original research papers, experience exchange, and review articles. Publication topics include:

  • Mathematics on Robotics
  • Robotic Control and Automation
  • Machine Intelligence
  • Robotic Learning
  • Robotic Mechanics
  • Robotic Electronics
  • Robotic Signal Processing
  • Robotic Vision


Section Policies

Original Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member and at least one external reviewer. The review process may take two to three weeks.


Publication Frequency

2018 Quarterly, published in October

2019 Quarterly, published in March, June, September, December

2020 Annual, published in December

2021 Annual, published in December

2022 Annual, published in December


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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...