Pattern Recognition Letters main features are concise articles, rapid publication and a broad coverage of the pattern recognition literature.
The subject matter of PRL covers the interests represented in the technical committees of IAPR. In those fields, the papers may emphasize theory, methodology, empirical studies or applications. PRL is a refereed journal.
Originality, quality and clarity are the criteria for article acceptance. PRL (ISSN 0167-8655) is published monthly by Elsevier Science B.V. General information for authors is available through the Elsevier Editorial System (EES).