Section Editors of this journal have obligation to judge the manuscripts on their merits, there are mainly four jobs(usually just three)to do as follows: (Click HERE to download the PDF version of Instructions)
1. Find appropriate reviews for the manuscript.
2. Comprehend reviews' comments, and make a primary decision.
3. If the manuscript needs revision, send it back to the author with the comments from the reviewers(The section editor could add some revision advise as well). After the revised manuscript is returned by the Author(s), look over the revised version and make sure the Author(s) has done the revision as request.
4. After adequate revision, the manuscript could be accepted as the preprint version which is waiting for the layout edit scheduling.
Following scheme is an illustration of how the manuscript is handled by the section editor.