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Publisher / President / CEO
Torsten R. Oemus

Managing Editor
Nathalie Schüller

Concept & design

Chief Technology Officer
Serban Veres

Copy editors
Sabrina Raaff
Ann-Katrin Paulick

Chief Financial Officer
Dan Wunderlich

Junior Business Development & Marketing
Alyson Buchenau

Marketing & Sales Services
Nicole Andrä

Accounting Services
Karen Hamatschek
Manuela Hunger

Executive Producer
Gernot Meyer

Miguel Peñarrocha Diago, Valencia, Spain
Daniele Botticelli, Rimini, Italy

Associate editors
Luigi Canullo, Rome, Italy
David Peñarrocha Oltra, Valencia, Spain

Scientific advisers
Pablo Galindo Moreno, Granada, Spain
Georgios Romanos, Stony Brook, N.Y., U.S.
Giovanni Serino, Borås, Sweden

Statistical advisers
Marco Tallarico, Sassari, Italy
Francesco Tessarolo, Mattarello, Italy

Executive board
Daniele Botticelli, Rimini, Italy
Luigi Canullo, Rome, Italy
Torsten R. Oemus, Leipzig, Germany

Board of reviewers
Marcus Abboud, Stony Brook, N.Y., U.S.
Marco Álvarez, Mexico City, Mexico
Conrado Aparicio, Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.
Karol Alí Apaza Alccayhuaman, Rimini, Italy
Shunsuke Baba, Osaka, Japan
Antonio Barone, Geneva, Switzerland
Franco Bengazi, Brescia, Italy
José Luis Calvo Guirado, Murcia, Spain
Andrea Edoardo Bianchi, Milan, Italy
Manuel Bravo Pérez, Granada, Spain
Eriberto Bressan, Padua, Italy
Marco Caneva, Trieste, Italy
Ugo Covani, Pisa and Camaiore, Italy
Juan Carlos De Vicente Rodríguez, Oviedo, Spain
Rafael Arcesio Delgado Ruiz, Stony Brook, N.Y., U.S.
Giacomo Derchi, La Spezia, Italy
Stefan Fickl, Würzburg, Germany
Joseph Fiorellini, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.
Carlo Fornaini, Fiorenzuola d’Arda, Italy
Abel García García, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Gerardo Gómez Moreno, Granada, Spain
Federico Hernández Alfaro, Barcelona, Spain
Carlos Larrucea Verdugo, Talca, Chile
Baek-Soo Lee, Seoul, South Korea
Dehua Li, Xi’an, China
Francesco Guido Mangano, Milan, Italy
Aleksa Markovic, Belgrade, Serbia
José Eduardo Maté Sánchez de Val, Murcia, Spain
Silvio Meloni, Sassari, Italy
Eitan Mijiritsky, Tel Aviv, Israel
Alberto Monje, Ann Arbor, Mich., U.S.
Yasushi Nakajima, Osaka, Japan
Ulf Nannmark, Gothenburg, Sweden
Wilson Roberto Poi, Araçatuba, Brazil
Rosario Prisco, Foggia, Italy
Alessandro Quaranta, Dunedin, New Zealand
Maria Piedad Ramírez Fernández, Murcia, Spain
Idelmo Rangel García, Araçatuba, Brazil
Fabio Rossi, Bologna, Italy
Hector Sarmiento, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.
Nikola Saulacic, Bern, Switzerland
Alessandro Scala, Pesaro, Italy
Carlos Alberto Serrano Méndez, Bogotá, Colombia
Andrew Tawse-Smith, Dunedin, New Zealand
Cemal Ucer, Manchester, U.K.
Joaquín Urbizo Velez, La Habana, Cuba

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