Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Contemporary Research in Chemistry (JCRC) is a blind peer-reviewed journal of the department of Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad Pakistan. This annual journal is an open access and publishes high quality empirical research and review articles in all the fields of chemistry, both in online and printed versions.

Areas of Interest

The journal covers the following areas, but not limited to:

Analytical Chemistry                                         

Inorganic Chemistry

 

Organic Chemistry

Physical Chemistry

 

Biochemistry

Catalysis

 

Computational Chemistry                                 

Theoretical Chemistry  

 

Environmental Chemistry

Medicinal Chemistry

 

Nuclear Chemistry                                              

Polymer Chemistry

 

Supra-molecular Chemistry                            

Organic Material Chemistry

 

Surface Chemistry                                               

Bio-inorganic Chemistry  

 

Bio-organic Chemistry

Organometallic Chemistry                                                                     

 

Physical-organic Chemistry                            

Materials Science (Chemistry Based)   

 

Biology (Chemistry Based)                              

Nanotechnology (Chemistry Based)

 

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Journal of Contemporary Research in Chemistry (JCRC) is a peer-reviewed journal of Allama Iqbal Open University. It is an annual journal both in printed and online versions.

 

Publication Frequency

It is an annual journal with the mission of promoting research and disseminating information about research in chemistry.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Ethical Guidelines

Journal of Contemporary Research in Chemistry (JCRC) is trying to follow the ethical guidelines by HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION, PAKISTAN AND COMMITTEE ON PUBLICATION ETHICS:

1. HEC Ethical Guidelines for Journals download

2. COPE Code of Conduct for Journal Editors download

3. COPE Strategic Plan 2016-2018 download

 

Thomson Reuters Journal Selection Process

Journal of Contemporary Research in Chemistry (JCRC) is trying to follow Thomson Reuters Journal Selection Process:

Thomson Reuters Journal Selection Process download

 

Editorial Board Meetings

1. Minutes of First Editorial Board Meeting of JCRC [Download]

2. Minutes of Second Editorial Board Meeting of JCRC [Download]

3. Minutes of Third Editorial Board Meeting of JCRC [Download]

4. Minutes of Fourth Editorial Board Meeting of JCRC [Download]

5. Minutes of Fifth Editorial Board Meeting of JCRC [Download]