Journal of Chemical Sciences

The Journal of Chemical Sciences is a monthly peer-viewed scientific journal that 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. It is published by the Indian Academy of Sciences and co-published by Springer. The Editor-in-Chief is S. Natarajan (Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru).

Journal of Chemical Sciences  
Edited byS. Natarajan
Publication details
Former name(s)
Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Part A
Frequency2020: One volume per year

2015-2019: 12 issues per year

1978-2014: 6 issues per year
1.406 (2019)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Chem. Sci.
ISSN(print) 0974-3626 (print) (print)
(online) 0973-7103 (online) (web)
OCLC no.54675731


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.

Abstracting and indexingEdit

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2019 impact factor of 1.406.[1]


  1. ^ "Journal of Chemical Sciences". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.

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