Number of Volumes 12
Number of Issues 36
Number of Articles 266
Article View 420,610
PDF Download 398,579
View Per Article 1581.24
PDF Download Per Article 1498.42
Number of Submissions 879
Reject Rate 47
Acceptance Rate 26
Time to Accept (Days) 253
Number of Reviewers 1925
Number of Indexing Databases




The Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology, as a multidisciplinary open access online journal affiliated with Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI), covers the fields of petroleum and natural gas exploration, production, refining, synthesis and application of catalysts and chemical additives in petroleum and gas industry, application of nanotechnology (nanotubes, nanofibers, and nanoparticles), biotechnology, and polymers in petroleum, energy and environment, and corrosion and publishes papers in the form of research articles, review papers, and research notes. The Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology is accredited by Iran Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology with the accreditation number of 1922557. The journal was accredited on April 17, 2013; however, the accreditation period is from April 2011 to April 2015, which means it applies to all the issues published to date.


The​ Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology publishes open access articles under the terms of the​ Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) License​ which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium provided the original work is properly cited.


Journal validity type: science research (Minister of Science, Research and Technology)

Number of publication/year: quarterly

Rank (in Minister of Science, Research and Technology): A (840)

Type of review: double-blind review

Initial technical and review check: 7 days

Average review time: 4 months

Journal language: English

Publication type: printed/electronic

Accessibility: online or open access (free (whole parts of each manuscript))


Now, it is worthwhile to note or mention that Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology (JPST) recieves Video Paper  (VP) after acceptance of your manuscript in JPST.  A sample of Video Paper  is accessible Here, and you can download that. 



Current Issue: Volume 12, Issue 4 - Serial Number 36, October 2022, Pages 1-69 

An Analysis of Deep Neural Network Model in Recognition of Mud Cuttings Image for Practical Applications

Pages 53-61

Zhiming Zhao; Wenyang Gao; Jiabiao Chang; Yiming Chen; Qiushi Zhang; Bo Wang

Numerical Comparison of Pressure Points Analysis and Transient Model Leak Detection and Location Systems

Pages 62-69

Henry Freedom Ifowodo; Chinedum Ogonna Mgbemena; Christopher Okechukwu Izelu

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