Communications in Mathematics publishes original research papers and survey papers in pure and applied mathematics, preferably in the following areas: algebraic structures, calculus of variations, combinatorics, control and optimization, cryptography, differential equations, differential geometry, fuzzy logic and fuzzy set theory, global analysis, mathematical physics, number theory.

To be acceptable for publication papers must make original and significant contributions to one or more of the topics within these areas. High quality review papers of interest to a wide range of scientists in mathematics and its applications are welcome.

The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.

Constructive single-blind peer review.

**Why submit**

- Constructive peer review
- Distinguished editorial board ensuring high quality
- No page charges
- Easy electronic submission and tracking the article's progress online
- Rapid publication - online within 2 months of acceptance of final version
- The corresponding author receives the pdf file of the published article
- Full-text access FREE to readers
- FREE use of colour and multimedia in the online edition

**Rejection Rate**

45%

**Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System**

The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

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- Google Scholar
- Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
- J-Gate
- JournalGuide
- JournalTOCs
- KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
- Mathematical Reviews (MathSciNet)
- Microsoft Academic
- Naviga (Softweco)
- Primo Central (ExLibris)
- Publons
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- SCImago (SJR)
- Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
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- Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
- WanFang Data
- WorldCat (OCLC)
- Zentralblatt Math (zbMATH)

**Editor-in-Chief**

Olga Rossi

Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, The University of Ostrava, 30. dubna 22, 701 03 Ostrava 1, Czech Republic

and Department of Mathematics and Statistics, La Trobe University Melbourne, Victoria 3086, Australia

**Deputy/ Managing Editor**Jan Šustek

Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, The University of Ostrava, 30. dubna 22, 701 03 Ostrava 1, Czech Republic

**Editors**Ilka Agricola

FB 12, Mathematik und Informatik, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Hans-Meerwein-Str., Campus Lahnberge, 35032 Marburg, Germany

Attila Bérczes

Institute of Mathematics, University of Debrecen, P.O. Box 12, H-4010 Debrecen, Hungary

Anthony Bloch

Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, 2074 East Hall, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1043, USA

Karl Dilcher

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 4R2, Canada

Stephen Glasby

Centre for Mathematics of Symmetry and Computation, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009, Australia ** **

Yong-Xin Guo

Eastern Liaoning University, No. 116 Linjiang Back Street, Zhen’an District, Dandong, Liaoning, 118001, China

Ari Laptev

Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, Huxley Building, 180 Queen's Gate, London SW7 2AZ, UK

Institut Mittag-Leffler, Auravägen 17, 182 60 Djursholm, Sweden

Haizhong Li

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084, China

Vilém Novák

Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, The University of Ostrava, 30. dubna 22, 701 03 Ostrava 1, Czech Republic

Geoff Prince

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, La Trobe University Melbourne, Victoria 3086, Australia

Eric Swartz

Department of Mathematics, College of William & Mary, P.O. Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA, 23187-8795, USA

Thomas Vetterlein

Department of Knowledge-Based Mathematical Systems, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Altenberger Straße 69, 4040 Linz, Austria

**Previous Editors**George Bluman (Vancouver, 2010–2017)

Gennadi Sardanashvily (Moscow, 2015–2016)

**Technical Editors**Lukáš Novotný

Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, The University of Ostrava, 30. dubna 22, 701 03 Ostrava 1, Czech Republic

**Contact**cm@osu.cz

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