GEPROS is an electronic academic journal from Production Engineering Department at Sao Paulo State University (UNESP). GEPROS was created in 2009, and since then has been directed at professors, researchers, graduate students, undergraduates, professionals, and those interested in Production Engineering and related areas. The objective of GEPROS is to contribute to spreading world-class knowledge in the field of Production Engineering, while maintaining the highest academic standards. In doing so, the journal intends to contribute not only to the advancement of the cutting edge in the fields it encompasses, but also to the development and modernization of society. As such, it has intrinsic practical value.
GEPROS is committed to review articles in efficient way, which also meets the strictest international standards for academic arbitration. With this purpose, GEPROS' goal is to inform authors of the first editorial decision within 90 days after submitting a article. This is an effort to adapt GEPROS to international standards of editorial quality, which guide other periodicals that are already indexed in renowned scientific databases, such as ISI Web of Knowledge, Scopus, and SciELO.