VNU Journal of Science: Earth and Environmental Sciences

The Journal of Science was established in 1985 for the publication of national and international research papers in all fields of natural sciences and technology, social sciences and humanities. Since then, the journal has grown in quality, size and scope and now comprises a dozen of serials spanning academic research.

With the rapid expansion of the field of Economics, the VNU Journal of Science (VNUJS) is delighted to announce the launch of the VNU Journal of Science:Earth and Environmental Science(JS: ESS) since 2007. This serial publication provides researchers with the opportunity to publish research covering aspects in these areas in the popular VNUJS series.

As a fully open access publication, the journal will provide maximum exposure for published articles, making the research available to all to read and share. The journal will be published quarterly in March, June, September and December.


JS: ESS is an open access journal publishing double-blinded peer-reviewed research papers, communications and reviews dealing with Climate change, Climatology & Meteorology, Environmental science and technology, Geodesy, Geography, Geoinformatics, Geology, Geophysics, Hydrology and Oceanography.

Publication Ethics

VNUJS is committed to maintaining the highest standards of publication ethics and takes all possible measures against any publication malpractices. The journal follows the guidelines and recommendations of the Committee on Publication Ethics (C.O.P.E) to ensure ethical publishing practices.

Plagiarism is strictly prohibited and will not be tolerated. Any form of plagiarism, including but not limited to copying, paraphrasing, or reusing previously published work without proper attribution, will result in rejection of the manuscript and potential sanctions against the author. VNUJS utilizes DoIt as plagiarism detection software to verify the originality of submitted manuscripts.

The publication ethics statement with full detail of the responsibilities of authors, reviewers and editors can be found here.

Peer Review Process

Any manuscript followed the journal’s scope and author guideline will be assigned to the managing editors. All manuscripts have undergone editorial screening and anonymous double-blind peer-review by the at least one independent expert in the field. The managing editor makes an editorial decision, which is subject to endorsement by the Editor – in - Chief.

The journal publishing process can be found in detail here.

Article Processing Charge

Authors do not have to pay any Article Processing Charges for their submissions to VNU Journal of Science.

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