Journal of the Iranian Chemical Research (JICR) is an international scientific journal is published every three month (four issues per year) by Islamic Azad University, Arak Branch, Arak, Iran. The journal publishes original papers and reviews in English dealing with experimental, theoretical and applied research related to all branches of chemistry. The journal covers not only traditional fields, such as analytical, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry, but also interdisciplinary area is going to be published. Manuscripts are considered for publication only if they have been neither published previously nor submitted elsewhere for publication. All contributions in the form of full papers or communications will be peer reviewed and published free of charge after acceptance.
The following article types are covered by JICR
Full Papers are conclusive reports on important, original research dealing with some aspects of chemistry. They should present new facts or provide a novel approach to an established topic.
Communications are restricted to reports of sufficient and timely significance and of general interest, in order to justify rapid publication. In the cover letter, reasons must be given why it is necessary to publish the manuscript as a communication.
Reviews are intended to attract a broad spectrum of potential readers by timely topics of both particular and general interest. The authors of reviews should be scientifically active in the field. The reviewed material must be logically assorted and critically evaluated, and clear conclusions should be made. The authors are also encouraged to outline potential future perspectives of development in the field.
The submission of a paper implies that it has not been previously published, that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. By submitting a typescript, the authors agree that the copyright for their paper is transferred to the publisher, if and when the paper is accepted for publication.