Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Coastal Development (http://www.coastdev.undip.ac.id) is dedicated to all aspects of the increasingly important fields of coastal and marine development, including but not limited to biological, chemical, cultural, economic, social, medical, and physical development. The journal is Jointly published by the Research Institute of Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia and Indonesian Assosiation of Oceanologist (ISOI). The Journal publishes policy papers, the result of research, proceeding of scientific seminars, and the papers related to the mission of the journal.


Section Policies

Review Paper

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Original paper

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Short communication

This section provides rapid publication on manuscript regarding the report of new results or finding that deserve rapid dissemination

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every submitted manuscript will be peer reviewed by at least two independent reviewers knowledgeable in the field. Review process aimed to publish the accepted manuscript approximately one month after acceptance.


Publication Frequency

Journal of Coastal Development is published 3 times a years (October, February, and June)


Open Access Policy

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.



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Indexing and Abstracting

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