About the Journal

ZeroBuild Journal aims to create an OPEN ACCESS forum on zero-energy buildings for industry professionals, academics, and students. 

ZBJ benefits ZENODO's DOI system which provides a repository for all papers.

The ZeroBuild Journal accepts the reports of scientific studies on innovative, up-to-date, and publication-worthy topics among industry-academy-sector professionals.

The journal is published semiannually in January and July. All articles must go through a peer-review process before being published.

ZeroBuild Journal does not charge any publication fee.

ZeroBuild Journal publishes 3 types of articles.

Research Articles: The results of novel scientific theoretical or practical research should be reported in a Research Article.  The papers must contribute to scientific and practical theory and practice. Original research articles should not exceed 5000 words (excluding Abstracts, Tables, and References).

Reviews: This type of article concludes with a long list of references that includes all of the important papers and studies in the field. Authors should present novel tables and novel figures in a Result and Discussion section for the review article. Review papers should not exceed 8000 words (excluding Abstract, Tables, and References).

Short Communications: Short Communication is an un-subdivided short article limited to 3000 words. The paper should include an abstract, the main body, and references. There should be no more than six figures or tables in it.