About Journal

Computer and Knowledge Engineering

Computer and Knowledge Engineering (CKE) is a university-based,i.e.,  department of  computer engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, high quality journal which has recently passed its assessment period and it is elevated to the "Scientific-Research" level by the Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology of Iran (see the next pages). It welcomes original research contributions from all areas of computer science/engineering and their applications especially, but not restricted to, computer algorithms, programming languages, software engineering, hardware engineering, artificial intelligence, wired and wireless networking, and security and privacy. The journal benefits from a very high quality international editorial board which is an indication that we highly value international submissions. CKE is peer-reviewed open-access and accepted papers are immediately accessible. The web site is continuously updated to reflect newly published papers. We appreciate your original research papers which advances the field of computer and its applications towards improving the quality of life.

The journal of Computer and Knowledge Engineering is founded by the Department of Computer Engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad. It is published twice a year. The journal materials are available both on-line and in printed form. Submission of manuscripts not published before and not being under review by any other journals are encouraged. The authors are welcomed to upload their articles in either pdf or doc file format using the journal’s website. Accepted papers will be formatted by the governing body of the journal to comply with its standards. All submitted papers are single-blind peer reviewed by at least two different reviewers. The journal is very vigilant against any kind of plagiarism and all papers will be checked to make sure all aspects of intellectual property rights are respected. Until the Journals own guidelines on this subject is developed it will use “ACM Policy and Procedures on Plagiarism” policies.

Charge of submission and publication

The Journal not receive any charge for initial review, review and publication from authors.

The journal of Computer and Knowledge Engineering (CKE) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal in English that considers articles in all aspects of computer engineering.This journal is published Semiannual by the . Department of Computer Engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran since 2018. This journal publishes original articles, short paper. A double-blind peer-reviewing system is used to assure the quality of the publication. We are using iThenticate to prevent plagiarism and to ensure the originality of our submitted manuscripts.

Open Access Policy

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author.

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 on non-commercial basis.


- Copyright on any open access article in The journal of Computer and Knowledge Engineering (CKE),  published by Ferdowsi University of Mashhad Press is retained by the author(s).
- Authors grant Ferdowsi University of Mashhad Press a license to publish the article and identify itself as the original publisher.
- Authors also grant any third party the right to use the article freely as long as its integrity is maintained and its original authors, citation details, and publisher are identified.

The journal is fully compliant with open access mandates, by publishing its articles under creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/.