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Open science - publishing & managing research data: Scientific publishing


Persons in charge

Paula Savelius
ACTA Universitatis Lappeenrantaensis

Anja Seppänen
LUTPub  University Repository, LUT Scientific and Expertise Publications –series

Ilkka Nokelainen
LUT Research Portal


Scientific publishing

LUT research results are published in scientific journals, in conference publications and in LUT publication series ACTA Universitatis Lappeenrantaensis and LUT Scientific and Expertise Publications. LUT publication series are published mainly in electronic form in LUTPub University Repository. Dissertations are published in ACTA Universitatis Lappeenrantaensis series. Researchers can also publish their scientific articles open access (Green line open access or parallel publishing) in LUTPub. The LUT Research Portal provides information on researchers, research projects and publications at the Lappeenranta University of Technology.

Researchers publish scientific articles/publications according to the objectives set in performance and development discussions. The quality of publication series can be evaluated by impact factor system or by the national Publication Forum Project. Ministry of Education and Culture gathers yearly comprehensive quantity information from publishing in LUT.