Journal of Mountain Area Research
An international peer-reviewed journal on Mathematical and Physical Sciences research
Recognized by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan in Y-Category
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ISSN: 2518-850X (Online)
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Asad Ullah, PhD
Journal of mountain area research (J. mt. area res.) is an HEC recognized (Y-Category) academic journal supervised by the Karakoram International University, Gilgit, Pakistan. J. mt. area res. is an annual international peer-reviewed journal publishing original full length research articles, review papers and letters/short communications on a broad range of Mathematical and Physical Sciences fields with a focus on mountainous areas, and will accept papers in mathematical sciences, materials sciences, physics, chemistry and Earth sciences. The journal was completely multidisciplinary earlier, from 2019 onwards the scope of journal has been limited only to Mathematical and Physical sciences areas mentioned above.
In addition to regular issues, Virtual Special Issues on selected topics will be organized from time to time in this journal. Each submission will be evaluated using the same editorial process as that used for regular submissions, and once accepted, will be published online as soon as possible and featured as part of the Virtual Special Issue. To find out more about the ongoing special issues, please refer to the Announcement section of the journal homepage.
Journal of mountain area research is the official journal of the Karakoram International University Gilgit, Pakistan.
The journal policy is to publish only original research work, therefore J. mt. area res. does not wish to receive any paper that has already been reported in parts or contains already published text, data, figures, tables or other illustrations or any copyright materials whatsoever that has been submitted or accepted for publication either in a journal or conference proceedings elsewhere in any form. Misconduct in research papers, including plagiarism, citation manipulation, and data falsification/fabrication is unacceptable to this journal, and will be strongly discouraged. All submissions will be checked for plagiarism, any manuscript that contains redundant or duplicate publication of the same or very similar research work violates the policies of this journal and will be rejected. This journal follows the guidelines of COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics) for dealing with the cases of research misconduct.
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. There are no Article Processing Charges (APCs) for all authors worldwide. All costs of the manuscript processing and publishing are borne by the Karakoram International University.
This journal is published annually. However, accepted papers are normally published online as early as possible under the title "Accepted Online First Manuscripts".
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