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Stochastics and Quality Control

Founded by Collani, Elart

Editor-in-Chief: Yanev, George P.

Editorial Board: Chimka, Justin / Dimitrov, Boyan / González , Miguel / Govindaraju, Raj / Hryniewicz, Olgierd / Kaishev , Vladimir / Moustafa, Magdi S. / Mukherjee, S.P. / Nishina, Ken / Rahim, Abdur / Saniga, Erwin M.

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    Your benefits
    • Up-to-date research on economic quality control
    • Interdisciplinary approach to the topic
    • Worldwide-known editors and reviewers
    • Rapid online publication of contributions “ahead-of-print”

    Aims and Scope

    Stochastics and Quality Control is devoted to all fields related to reliability and quality control in economy, finance, manufacturing, production and inventory. It primarily publishes research articles, but survey articles on a topical area inside the scope are considered, too.

    The journal pays special attention to the interdisciplinary character of the topic. Not only mathematicians, but also scientists, economists as well as scholars from other disciplines contribute papers. The methods and results published thus are of interest to various applications in real life.


    • Applied Stochastic Processes
    • Branching Processes: Theory and Applications
    • Reliability
    • Ordered Data Analysis
    • Statistical Methodology
    • Business Management
    • Economy and Finance

    Article formats
    Research and survey articles

    Information on submission process


    Type of Publication:

    mathematicians, scientists, economists as well as scholars from other disciplines

    Submission of Manuscripts

    Instructions for Authors


    Your benefits of publishing with us
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    • Optional open access publication open access publication
    • Accepted papers will be published online first as DOI-citable, forward-linked articles for quickest possible visibility for the scientific community
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    • Convenient citation tracking via e-mail alert
    • Secure archiving by De Gruyter and the independent archiving service Portico
    • Professional sales and marketing activities

    Submission process
    • Submit your paper via our Scholar One submission management tool following the Information for Authors. After logging in you will be guided through every step of the submission process
    • Peer review process
    • A decision on your paper made as soon as possible
    • Accepted articles are published online ahead of print

    Please note
    • Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English
    • Before submitting your article please have a look at the Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement of SQC and our copyright agreement
    • Once your article is accepted you have the option to publish it open access
    • Our repository policy allows you to distribute 30 PDF copies of your published article to colleagues (the PDF has to include the information that it is an author's copy). Please also feel free to distribute the link to the online abstract
    • If you have any general questions please visit our FAQ page for authors

    We look forward to receiving your manuscript!

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    Economic Quality Control (now, Stochastics and Quality Control) has emerged from the identically named Newsletter of the “Würzburg Research Group on Quality Control” which was founded in 1986 by Bernhard F. Arnolds, Elart von Collani and John Sheil. Until 2009 the journal was published in cooperation with Heldermann Verlag. 

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    Editorial Information


    George P. Yanev
    School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
    The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
    1201 West University Drive
    Edinburg, Texas 78539-2999
    Email: george.yanev@utrgv.edu

    Founding Editor

    Elart von Collani
    Stochastikon GmbH
    Schießhausstr. 15
    97072 Würzburg
    Email: collani@stochastikon.com

    Associate Editors

    Justin R. Chimka
    Department of Industrial Engineering
    University of Arkansas
    4207 Bell Engineering Center
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    Email: jchimka@uark.edu

    Boyan Dimitrov
    Science and Mathematics Department
    Kettering University
    1700 West Third Avenue
    Flint, MI 48504-4898
    Email: bdimitro@kettering.edu

    Miguel González
    Department of Mathematics
    University of Extremadura
    Avda. de Elvas, s/n
    06071 Badajoz
    Email: mvelasco@unex.es

    Raj Govindaraj
    Institute of Information Sciences & Technology
    Massey University
    Palmerston North
    New Zealand
    Email: k.govindaraju@massey.ac.nz

    Olgierd Hryniewicz
    Systems Research Institute
    Polish Academy of Sciences
    Newelska 6
    01-447 Warszawa
    Email: hryniewi@ibspan.waw.pl

    Vladimir K. Kaishev
    Faculty of Actuarial Science and Insurance
    Cass Business School, City University London
    106 Bunhill Row
    London EC1Y 8TZ
    Email: v.kaishev@city.ac.uk

    Magdi Moustafa
    The American University
    P.O.Box 2511
    Cairo 11511, Egypt
    Email: mmostafa@aucegypt.edu

    S.P. Mukherjee
    Department of Statistics
    University College of Science
    35 Ballygunge Circular Rd.
    Calcutta 700 019, India

    Email: prof.mukherjee@gmail.com

    Ken Nishina
    Nagoya Institute of Technology
    Gokiso-cho, Showa-ku
    Nagoya, Aichi, 466-8555
    Email: nishina@nitech.ac.jp

    Erwin Saniga
    Department of Business Administration
    University of Delaware
    Newark, Delaware 19716
    Email: sanigae@be.udel.edu

    Comments (3)

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    • This is an excellent publication.

      posted by: George P. Yanev on 2012-09-23 06:38 PM (Europe/Berlin)

    • Hai sir iam doing Ph.d but i didn't catch the how to submit the article in your journal.

      posted by: Krishnaswamy Indira on 2014-07-17 08:02 AM (Europe/Berlin)

    • Dear Krishnaswamy Indira, Thank you for your interest. You can find all information on how to submit your paper in the "Submission of Manuscripts" tab above.

      posted by: De Gruyter Online on 2014-07-17 08:51 AM (Europe/Berlin)