Author Guideline


Journal of the Indonesian Chemical Society (J. Idn. Chem. Soc.) is a double-blind international peer-review and open access journal covering all aspects of the chemistry field. The journal publishes original Recent Research Progress (RRP) / Perspective / Commentary / Opinion, Review, Mini Review, Full Paper, and Communication. The papers published in this journal implies that the work described has not been, and will not be published elsewhere, except in the abstract, as part of a lecture, review or academic thesis.

The manuscript should be submitted through our online system by the corresponding author which is responsible for the manuscript during the submission and peer-review process. To submit your manuscript, register and login to the submission website. A cover letter must be prepared for each manuscript submission. It should be clearly declared why the manuscript is significant to be published. The corresponding author should confirm that neither the manuscript nor any parts of the manuscript are currently under review or already published in another journal. In particular, the authors shall pay attention to the "Submission Preparation Checklist" before submitting the manuscript. The SOP for authors for manuscript submission could be found HERE.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed in a double-blind process. Therefore, authors information should be provided only on the TITLE PAGE. Submission to this journal proceeds totally online. Submissions mailed to the editorial office will not be processed. Use the following guidelines to prepare your article. Upon accepted stage, authors shall provide all figures in high resolution separately from the main manuscript. If authors have any problems with the online submission, please contact the Editorial Office. The type of articles can be described in detail as follows:

1. Peer-Review Article

These peer-review articles consist of 5 types through a double-blind peer-review process with detail instructions for authors as follows:

# Recent Research Progress / Perspective / Commentary / Opinion

Recent Research Progress (RRP) / Perspective / Commentary / Opinion is based on the invitation by Editor-in-Chief for Indonesian researchers in Indonesia or overseas (Diaspora) with high track records as shown from their publication metrics. Recent Research Progress (RRP) / Perspective / Commentary / Opinion is a highlight article with 1500-2500 words for their current researches or perspectives, commentaries or opinion at the specific research direction as well as their contribution to the development of high-quality research. Manuscript Template for RRP and MORE INFORMATION

# Mini Review

Mini review is a short article with 4000-6000 words as a comprehensive summary and future directions. Manuscript Template for Mini Review and MORE INFORMATION

# Review

Review is an article with more than 6000 words as a comprehensive summary and future directions. Manuscript Template for Review and MORE INFORMATION

# Communication

Communication is a short article with 1500-2500 words as brief reports of original research. Manuscript Template for Communication and MORE INFORMATION

# Full Paper

Full paper is a full-length article with 2500-4000 words as comprehensive reports of original research. Manuscript Template for Full Paper and MORE INFORMATION

2. Non Peer-Review Article

This non peer-review article type is named as "New Frontier from Indonesian Research". It is prepared by Editor-in-Chief and Vice Editor-in-Chief as well as the Managing Editors to highlight the top research achievements based on the Q1 journal with impact factor published papers from emerging chemists investigators in Indonesia. It will contain highlighted published paper and the interview where it will be based on the author's preference. In details, it will describe the statement of the research, bibliography of the corresponding author, how the authors develop their research work to that level and the perspective of that research.