Journal of Petroleum Science Research (JPSR)

Shengkai Duan, Ph.D.
Chevron Energy Technology Company, USA

Publication details:
ISSN 2168-5517 (print)
ISSN 2168-5533 (online)
Frequency: Biannual


Journal of Petroleum Science Research (JPSR) was founded in 2012. It is devoted to bridging the advancement of knowledge in all the fields of petroleum science & technology. Topics include enhanced oil and gas recovery; shale oil and gas; petroleum (natural gas) geochemistry; petroleum (natural gas) geology; drilling engineering; reservoir engineering; production engineering; rock mechanics/petrophysics; formation evaluation; mathematical modeling; and petroleum (natural gas) economics.

An attempt is made in all issues to balance the subject matter and to appeal to a broad readership. The publication covers peer-reviewed original scholarly high-quality work such as analytical, numerical, or experimental results and physical analysis of processes of lasting scientific value.

Single Issue Price $100, postage included. Please contact the editorial office to order the print issues.

This journal is published in compliance with the COPE Ethics Guidelines.

For further information on open access journals contact the publisher. For editorial matters, contact the editor-in-chief.

Researchers and practitioners are encouraged to submit original, unpublished contributions. Subject areas include, but are not limited to the following fields:

  • Enhanced oil and gas recovery
  • Shale oil and gas
  • Petroleum (natural gas) geochemistry
  • Petroleum (natural gas) geology
  • Drilling engineering
  • Reservoir engineering
  • Production engineering
  • Rock mechanics/petrophysics
  • Formation evaluation
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Petroleum (natural gas) economics

Dr. Shengkai Duan
Chevron Energy Technology Company, the United States
Email to Editor-in-Chief

Editorial Board Members

  • Marcio Luis Lyra Paredes, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Lianbo Zeng, China University of Petroleum, China
  • Guangren Shi, PetroChina Company Limited (PetroChina), China
  • Vincenzo Guerriero, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
  • Reza Rezaee, Curtin University of Technology, Australia
  • Summyia Masood, University of Karachi, Pakistan
  • Yuhe Wang, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Qatar
  • DayanandSaini, California State University-Bakersfield, USA
  • Yin Feng, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
  • Alexander Verde, Frontender Corporation, USA
  • Shayan Tavassoli, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • Jiang Xie, Chevron Energy Technology Company, USA
  • Bitao Lai, Aramco Services Company, USA
  • Ajay Pratap Singh, Halliburton Houston TX, USA
  • Luchao Jin, University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA

Editorial Assistant (for submission, paper status, publication, subscriptions)
Amber Tung Email: [email protected]

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Submission Policy

  1. Submitted papers (or its versions in other languages) should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. And they must contain original material.
  2. Duplicate submission must be avoided.
  3. Authors of each paper must recommend 3-5 reviewers in related research fields. The reviewer must be, at least, an associate professor.

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The Open Access publication fee for this journal is in US$. For articles submitted in 2015 a fee of $500.00 per article applies.

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Shengkai Duan, Ph.D.
Chevron Energy Technology Company, USA

Publication details:
ISSN 2168-5517 (print)
ISSN 2168-5533 (online)
Frequency: Biannual


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