Most journals have online submission systems, which have definitely made it easier and quicker for authors to submit their manuscripts. Once a manuscript is submitted, there is an online tracking system through which authors can follow the journey of their manuscript.
November 04, 2013
Peer reviewers evaluate and comment on manuscripts, but they don’t decide whether a manuscript should be published. This decision is made by journal editors.
Dear Dr.Eddy, I have already submitted a paper to an Elsevier journal. After two rounds of revision round, the status is now "decision in process." Could you possibly tell me what it means and how long it takes?