Number of Volumes 13
Number of Issues 38
Number of Articles 276
Article View 424,079
PDF Download 402,827
View Per Article 1536.52
PDF Download Per Article 1459.52
Number of Submissions 892
Reject Rate 48
Acceptance Rate 27
Time to Accept (Days) 250
Number of Reviewers 1967
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: 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 13, Issue 2 - Serial Number 38, May 2023, Pages 1-66 

Advancing Predictive Analytics for Gas Sweetening Plants Through Machine Learning and Feature Selection

Pages 12-19


Amir hossein Rahaei; Saeid Shokri; Mohammad Ali Aroon; Hossein Abolghasemi; Saeid Zarrabi

Elemental Mercury Removal from Natural Gas by Cupper Sulfide Supported Alumina as a Sorbent

Pages 40-48


Ali Karimi; Sepehr Sadighi; Maryam Mashayekhi; Amir Zarei; Masoumeh Ghalbi Ahangary

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