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Expression of Concern: Influence of introducing various meteorological parameters to the Angström–Prescott model for estimation of global solar radiation

  • Kasra Mohammadi
  • Hossein Khorasanizadeh
  • Shahaboddin ShamshirbandEmail author
  • Chong Wen Tong
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Expression of Concern: Environ Earth Sci (2016) 75:219  https://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-015-4871-z

The Editors-in-Chief of Environmental Earth Sciences are issuing an editorial expression of concern to alert readers that this article (Mohammadi et al. 2016) shows substantial indication of irregularities in authorship during the submission process. The authors suggested peer reviewers whose identity was not possible to verify. This article contains overlap with Khorasanizadeh et al. (2013, 2014), Mohammadi et al. (2014), Shamshirband et al. (2016) (amongst others). All authors disagree with this editorial expression of concern.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kasra Mohammadi
    • 1
  • Hossein Khorasanizadeh
    • 2
  • Shahaboddin Shamshirband
    • 3
    Email author
  • Chong Wen Tong
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringUniversity of MassachusettsAmherstUSA
  2. 2.Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Energy Research InstituteUniversity of KashanKashanIran
  3. 3.Department of Computer System and Technology, Faculty of Computer Science and Information TechnologyUniversity of MalayaKuala LumpurMalaysia
  4. 4.Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of MalayaKuala LumpurMalaysia

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