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Currently, JKSA is accredited with Sinta 2 with a decree no. 3/E/KP/2019 of the Directorate General of Strengthening for Research and Development,
Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Republic of Indonesia

Last update: 11th November 2022

Number of documents: 587

Cites in Google Scholar: 1767

Google Scholar IF: 1767/587 = 3.010

h-Index: 16, i10-Index: 43

Scopus: 286 citations form 174 articles

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Journal Content


Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi is a broad-based primary journal encompassing all branches of chemistry and its sub-disciplines. It contains full research articles, short communication and review articles but not limited to inorganic, physical, organic, analytical and biochemistry.

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi is the forum for the publication of good quality and original work that opens discussion in chemistry or in other scientific disciplines.


Section Policies

8th - International Conference of the Indonesian Chemical Society (ICICS)

The paper submitted in this section is a paper presented at the 8th International Conference of the Indonesian Chemical Society (ICICS) at the Bogor Institute of Agriculture, 6-7 August 2019

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Research Articles

Research articles contains original research results

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This review section is only provided to the author who received an invitation from the editor to write a review

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Short Communication

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Peer Review Process / Policy

All manuscripts submitted to this journal should follow focus and scope, and author guidelines of this journal. When a manuscript is submitted, it is given a submission ID number. Always refer to this number in communications with the editor. It is the responsibility of the corresponding author to inform the coauthors of the manuscript’s status throughout the review and publication processes.

All manuscripts must be free from plagiarism contents. All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection software to do the similarity checking before submitting the draft. Editors check all manuscripts to see if there are any similarities with other articles. The Editor reviews the manuscript for scope and assigns reviewers. All manuscripts are considered to be confidential and undergo a blind review. All article will be peer-reviewed by at least 2 (two) or more reviewers.

All reviewers are expected to complete their reviews within two weeks after receiving the manuscript. Final decision of articles acceptance will be made by Editors according to reviewers comments. The corresponding author is notified, about three months after the submission, of the editor’s decision to accept, reject, or require modification.


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi is published every month


Open Access Policy

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi 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.

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi allows and encourages authors to deposit both their pre- and post-prints in Open-Access institutional archives or repositories. The primary benefit of pre- and post-print self-archiving is reaching a larger audience, which enhances the visibility and impact of your research.

All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.  We are continuously working with our author communities to select the best choice of license options: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA)

The Authors submitting a manuscript do understanding that copyright of the accepted article shall be assigned to Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi and Chemistry Department, Diponegoro University as publisher of the journal.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. View the publisher's manifestationsMore...


Article Processing Charges

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi is published in full open access under a Creative Commons (CC BY-SA) license. This allows the scientific community and the general public to gain unlimited, free and immediate access to scholarly articles. All articles published in JKSA are free for anyone to read and download, all over the world. In order to sustain this model, we charge authors an article processing charge (APC) which covers the cost of editorial assistance, article production and indexing.

Article processing fee (APC) is Rp. 1.000,000 paid after there is certainty that submitted papers are accepted for publication. While the submission and review process is free of charge.

JKSA waives the Article Processing Charges (APCs) for Non Indonesian authors.

For papers submitted in Indonesian, if the paper is accepted, it is requested that the paper be translated into English. We recommend that the paper be translated by a professional translator and for that there is a translation fee of Rp. 300,000


Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer and the publisher (Chemistry Department, Diponegoro University). This statement is based on COPE’s Code of Conduct

1. Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors

2. Code of Conduct for Reviewers

3. Code of Conduct for Journal Publishers

it is expected of authors, reviewers and editors that they follow the best-practice guidelines on ethical behaviour contained therein.


Content Licence

Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi (JKSA) applies the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA) license to all works we publish. This license was developed to facilitate open access – namely, free immediate access to, and unrestricted reuse of, original works of all types. Under this license, authors agree to make articles legally available for reuse, without permission or fees, for virtually any purpose. Anyone may copy, distribute or reuse these articles, as long as the author and original source are properly cited.

No permission is required from the authors or the publishers to reuse or repurpose JKSA content provided the original article is cited. In most cases, appropriate attribution can be provided by simply citing the original article.




Applying the CrossMark icon is a commitment by Elsevier to maintain the content published and alert readers to changes if and when they occur.

 What is Crossmark?

CrossMark, a multi-publisher initiative from CrossRef, provides a standard way for readers to locate the authoritative version of a document. Jurnal Kimia Sains dan Aplikasi recognizes the importance of the integrity and completeness of the scholarly record to researchers and librarians and attaches the highest importance to maintaining trust in the authority of its electronic archive. Clicking on the CrossMark icon will inform the reader of the current status of a document and may also provide additional publication record information about the document.


Article Withdrawal

The author is not allowed to withdraw submitted manuscripts, because the withdrawal is a waste of valuable resources that editors and reviewers spent a great deal of time processing submitted manuscript, and works invested by the publisher.

For attention, before the author submits the manuscript through our OJS, the author should ensure to complete the editorial process to the end.

If the author requests the withdrawal of his/her manuscript when the manuscript is still in the peer-reviewing process, the author will be punished by paying Rp. 750,000 per manuscript.

If the withdrawal of the manuscript after the manuscript is accepted for publication; the author will be punished by paying Rp. 1,000,000 per manuscript.

If the author doesn't agree to pay the penalty, the author and his/her affiliation will be blacklisted/banned for publication in this journal.

If the author requests to withdraw a manuscript, an official letter signed by the corresponding author and agency leader must be sent to the Editor-in-Chief.