Publisher retracts nearly two dozen articles, blocks nearly three dozen more, from alias-employing author who plagiarized

Read the full story at Retraction Watch.

IOP Publishing has retracted nearly two dozen conference proceedings which had been cribbed from other articles, translated into English and festooned with citations to the authors’ own work. 

According to the publisher, 12 of the 29 authors on the papers come from the same institution, Universidad de la Costa, in Barranquilla, Colombia. IOP says the institution is investigating. 

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