On behalf of the Editors-in-Chief, we wish to acknowledge all those who have generously dedicated their time and efforts in reviewing manuscripts submitted to Actuators by launching the Actuators Outstanding Reviewer Award. We have created this award to recognize those who have exhibited dedication, professionalism, and timeliness when reviewing manuscripts. Anonymous peer reviewing helps to ensure the quality and integrity of scholarly communication. The Actuators Editorial Office is extremely grateful to reviewers for the time and energy that they dedicate to peer reviews.
What are the eligibility requirements for the “Actuators Outstanding Reviewer Award 2020”?
–– All reviewers of Actuators in 2020 will automatically be included for consideration.
What are the evaluation standards?
–– The number of manuscript reviews, timeliness, and quality of their reviews will be taken into consideration.
What will the winners receive?
There will be one awardee, and he/she will receive:
–– A certificate;
–– 500 CHF (Swiss Francs).
When will the winner be announced?
–– The winner will be announced on the journal website at the end of December 2020.
How do you ensure you have a chance to win in the future?
–– If you are an expert in actuators or a related field, and have not yet reviewed papers for Actuators but would like to, you can easily register to be a reviewer at https://susy.mdpi.com/volunteer/profile/edit.