Journal of Chemical Sciences

Formerly: Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences (Chemical Sciences)


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Originally a part of the Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences – Section A, started in 1934, the journal evolved into an independent journal titled ‘Proceedings – Chemical Sciences’ in 1978 . It was retitled ‘Journal of Chemical Sciences’ in 2004.

Aim and Scope

The journal publishes original research articles, Rapid communications, Reviews and perspective articles, covering many areas of Chemical sciences.  It also publishes special issues on frontier areas of the subject.

Co-publishing Arrangement with Springer

Journal of Chemical Sciences is now distributed in print outside India and online worldwide by Springer, co-publisher of the journal. On Springer, Journal of Chemical Sciences ( is part of SpringerLink, one of the world's leading interactive databases of high quality STM journals, book series, books, reference works and online archives collection. Print subscriptions within India and open online access will continue to be served by Indian Academy of Sciences.

Other details

0974-3626 (print)
0973-7103 (online)
2004–2014: 6 issues a year
2015 onwards: 12 issues a year
Impact Factor (2016)

Editorial Office

Indian Academy of Sciences, C V Raman Avenue
Sadashivanagar, P.B. No. 8005, Bengaluru 560 080, India
Telephone: (080) 2361 2546, 2361 2943
Telefax: 91-80-2361 6094

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