Journal of Petrology

eISSN: 1460-2415 pISSN: 0022-3530

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Petrology is a monthly peer-reviewed academic journal focused on the field of igneous and metamorphic petrology and petrogenesis. Published by the Oxford Academic Journals division of Oxford University Press the journal has an cited half-life of over 16 years since 2017 and is one of the leading journals in the Geochemistry & Geophysics category of the Science Citation Index. Professor Georg Zellmer of Massey University is the Executive Editor. It publishes both subscription and open access articles. The journal is a hybrid open-access journal.

Key Metrics

0.005 - 0.01
< 5
Impact Factor
0.96 5-Year SI
Scite Index
Q1 Geophysics

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  • Scopus

Topics Covered

Journal Specifications

  • Publisher Oxford University Press
  • Language English
  • Frequency Monthly
General Details
  • Language English
  • Frequency Monthly
  • Publication Start Year 1960
  • Publisher URL Visit website

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3.9k articles received 173.5k citations see all

  • 10,041 Supporting
  • 158,423 Mentioning
  • 634 Contrasting

Editorial notices

  • 0 Retractions
  • 0 Withdrawals
  • 3 Corrections
  • 3 Errata
  • 0 Expression of Concern

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How long has Journal of Petrology been actively publishing?

Journal of Petrology has been in operation since 1960 till date.

What is the publishing frequency of Journal of Petrology ?

Journal of Petrology published with a Monthly frequency.

How many articles did Journal of Petrology publish last years ?

In 2021, Journal of Petrology published 224 articles.

What is the eISSN & pISSN for Journal of Petrology ?

For Journal of Petrology,eISSN is 1460-2415 and pISSN is0022-3530.

What is Citescore for Journal of Petrology ?

Citescore for Journal of Petrology is 6.4.

What is SNIP score for Journal of Petrology ?

SNIP score for Journal of Petrology is 1.75.

What is the SJR for Journal of Petrology ?

SJR for Journal of Petrology is 2.64.

Who is the publisher of Journal of Petrology ?

Oxford University Press is the publisher of Journal of Petrology.