About Open Access

All articles published by MEAS have immediate, worldwide and barrier free access without requiring a subscription charges or registration to the journal. Open access journals have gained remarkable support from science institutions, industries, funders and authors, who appreciate the increased visibility of their work and added value to the societal impact of freely available research results.

The publication costs in open access journals, usually covered by the author’s institution or research funds, replaces the subscription charges and allow the publishers to provide the publications freely and permanently available online to anyone with an internet connection. Authors of articles published in various journals of MEAS are the copyright holders of their articles and have granted to any third party, in advance and in perpetuity, the right to use, reproduce or disseminate the article.