ISSN 0123-921X
printed version

ISSN 2248-7638
electronic version


Basic Information


Tecnura Journal is an institutional publication scientific-technological of the Technological Faculty of La Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, checked by means of an evaluation process between double-blind peer. The periodicity of team up its Scientific and Editorial committees is attached to the publication of articles in indexed magazines internationally by its own members.


Tecnura journal has a mission to publish research projects scores done in engineering by means of original and unpublished articles achieved by academics and professionals from national or international public or private institutions.


Tecnura journal is directed to teachers, researchers, students and professionals interested in permanent update of their knowledge and the monitoring of the scientific-technological researching process, in engineering field.


Tecnura journal is a scientific-technological publication with quarterly periodicity shown in March, June, September and December. Its first edition appeared the second term in 1997 and its editions have normally continued from that year and on.


The interested thematic areas of Tecnura journal are focused on all fields of engineering such as electronical, telecommunications, electrical, computer, industrial, mechanical, cadastral, civil, environmental, etc., however, these ones are not restricted only, topics about education and health topics as well, if they are related to engineering. The journal will only publish scientific and technological articles of researching, reflection and revision.

The editorial board evaluates the concept produced by the experts and decides about the material to be published. La revista Tecnura has the right to edit the texts, always keeping their original meaning.

The content of texts, tables, graphics and images included in the material to be published is the author´s exclusive responsibility, and so is the article itself. The articles published do not necessarily reflect the editorial board´s points of view. Its abbreviated title is Tecnura, and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.

Information Services

The articles published in the Tecnura are indexed or summarized by:

  • Índice Bibliográfico Nacional Publindex (IBN) de Colciencias (Colombia) in the category B
  • Regional Index Redalyc (Mexico)
  • INSPEC of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (England)
  • Fuente Académica Premier of EBSCO (United States)
  • Index Copernicus (Poland)
  • Informe Académico of Gale Cengage Learning (Mexico)
  • Periódica of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico)
  • Oceanet (Spain)
  • Dialnet of the Universidad de la Rioja (Spain);
  • Regional Information System for scholarly journals online for Scientific journals from Latin America, Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Latindex (Mexico)
  • Bibliographic Index Actualidad Iberoamericana (Chile)
  • e-Revistas (Spain)
  • Ulrich of Proquest (United States)
  • DOAJ (Sweden)
  • CABI (United Kingdom)
  • SciELO Colombia


The total or partial reproduction of the articles of this journal is authorized for academic or internal purpose of the institutions citing the source and the author. Ideas expressed are published under exclusive responsibility of the authors and not necessarily shown the thought of the editorial committee of the journal.


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

Technology Faculty, Distrital Francisco José de Caldas University, Bogotá, D.C., Colombia.

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