World Scientific Publishing

Preprint: archiving allowed.

Postprint: archiving restricted:

  • 12 months embargo

Published version: archiving forbidden.


  • Author's pre-print on any website or open access repository
  • Author's post-print on author's personal website, institutional repository, subject repository or funding agency designated repository
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Set statement to accompany pre-print and authors post-print - see policy
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI

Policy details