rtcet maintains an Editorial Board of practicing researchers from around the world, to ensure manuscripts are handled by editors who are experts in the field of study.
About the Journal
Recent Trends in Civil Engineering & Technology [2249-8753(e)] is a peer-reviewed hybrid open-access journal launched in 2011 focused on the rapid publication of fundamental research papers on all areas of Civil Engineering and Technology. The scope of the journal includes original research findings that fall under the broad field of Civil Engineering and technology.
Focus and Scope
Construction engineering: Architectural engineering, Building officials, Civil engineering, Construction communication, Construction estimating software, Construction law, Construction Management, Cost Engineering, Cost overrun, Earthquake engineering, Engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), Engineering, procurement, construction, and installation, (EPCI), Index of construction articles, International Building Code, Military engineering, Quantity surveyor, Structural engineering, Work breakdown structure.
Earthquake engineering: Seismic loading, Seismic performance, Seismic performance assessment, Experimental assessment, Analytical/Numerical assessment, Research for earthquake engineering, Earthquake simulation, Structure simulation, Seismic vibration control, Dry-stone walls in Peru, Tuned mass damper, Hysteretic dampers, Base isolation, Seismic design, Seismic design requirements, Failure modes, Earthquake-resistant construction, Adobe structures, Limestone and sandstone structures, Timber frame structures, Light-frame structures, Reinforced masonry structures, Reinforced concrete structures, Prestressed structures, Steel structures, Prediction of earthquake losses.
Forensic engineering: Failure mode and effects analysis, Traffic Catastrophic failure Evidence packaging Failure analysis, Forensic identification, Stress, strain analysis, Mathematical analysis of stresses in solids, Structural analysis – Calculation of structural loads, Structural integrity, failure, Ability of a structure to support a designed structural load without breaking, Traffic collision reconstruction, Process for investigating vehicle collisions.
Geotechnical engineering: Soil mechanics, Soil properties, Geotechnical investigation, Infrastructure, Application, Structures, Foundations, Shallow, Footings, Slab, Deep, Lateral earth support structures, Gravity walls, Cantilever walls, Excavation shoring, Earthworks, Ground improvement, Slope stabilization, Slope stability analysis, Geosynthetics
Materials science and engineering: Load-bearing capacity, mechanical behavior, Site development, and planning.
Structural engineering: Building structures, Earthquake engineering structures, Civil engineering structures, Mechanical structures, Aerospace structures, Structural engineering for medical science, Structural elements, Columns, Beams, Trusses, Plates, Shells, Arche, and Catenaries.
Surveying: Distance measurement, Angle measurement, Levelling, Determining position, Reference networks, Datum and coordinate systems, Errors and accuracy, Plane vs. geodetic surveying, based on the instrument used, Building Surveying, Cadastral surveying, Noteworthy surveyors.
Transportation engineering: Bicycle transportation engineering, Heuristic routing, Individual mobility, Interplanetary Transport Network, Pavement engineering, Principles of intelligent urbanism, Space syntax (pedestrian and vehicular analysis using similar techniques to standard transportation engineering), Transportation forecasting, Transportation planning, Utility cycling, Rail transport by country, Energy efficiency in transport, Public transport.
Urban engineering: Designing, constructing, and maintaining streets, sidewalks, water supply networks, sewers, street lighting, municipal solid waste management and disposal, and storage.
Coastal engineering: Waves, tides, storm surges, tsunamis, coastal defense, land reclamation, offshore wind farms. Beach erosion and accretion, Beach evolution, Beach nourishment, Modern recession of beaches, Raised beach, Integrated coastal zone management, Coastal management, to prevent coastal erosion and creation of beach, Coastal and oceanic landforms, Coastal development hazards, Coastal erosion, Coastal geography, Coastal engineering, Coastal morpho dynamics, Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF), Human impacts on coasts, Sea level rise, Natural hazard, Erosion, Bioerosion, Blowhole, Natural arch, Wave-cut platform, Longshore drift, Deposition (sediment), Coastal sediment supply, dune stabilization, Submersion.
- Construction and Building Materials
- Structural and Earthquake Engineering
- Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
- Environmental Engineering
- Water Science and Engineering
- Transportation Engineering
- Ocean and Marine Engineering
- Urban Engineering
- Surveying Engineering
- Civil Engineering in General, Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, and its Allied Areas
- Highways & Transportation Engineering
- Railways Engineering and Coastal Engineering
- Surveying and Other Verticals
- Hydraulics & Water Power Engineering
- Geomatics, Geosciences, Remote Sensing, Geographical Information Systems
- Aerosol Optical Properties, Aerosol Microphysical Properties
- Pavement Evaluation and Maintenance
- Information Technology applications in Civil Engineering
Open Access Statement
The Recent Trends in Civil Engineering & Technology (rtcet) is an open-access (OA) publication which 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. All published works will be available to a worldwide audience, free, immediately upon publication. Publication in the journal is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC). The APC serves to support the journal and ensures that articles are freely accessible online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons licenses.
Publication Ethics Statement
rtcet fully adhere to Code of Conduct of Publication Ethics (COPE) and to its Best Practice Guidelines. The Editorial Team enforces a rigorous peer-review process with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure the addition of high-quality scientific studies to the field of scholarly publication. In cases where rtcet becomes aware of ethical issues, it is committed to investigating and taking necessary actions to maintain the integrity of the literature and ensure the safety of research participants. Click here to read more about the Research & Publication virtue ethics
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