About Journal

Researches in Earth Sciences (Res Earth Sci) is a double-blind peer-reviewed quarterly journal published by Shahid Beheshti University which publish original full-length articles, reviews, and letters pertinent to all related fields of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Earth Systems, Geoscience, Geography and Geology.

Journal Abbreviation: Res Earth Sci

Journal Acronym: ESRJ

Print ISSN: 2322-4150

Electronic ISSN: 2588-5898

Editor-in-Chief: Mohammad Hossein Adabi, PhD.

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences (Res Earth Sci), established in 2011, is a double-blind peer-reviewed quarterly journal, owned, managed & published by Shahid Beheshti University. The journal publishes original research articles that lead to the novel knowledge, innovation and understanding of the field of geography and geology. The major fields of specialization in the journal encompass geography and geology. The journal scope includes but not restricted to, the following areas:

  • Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • Earth Systems
  • Geology
  • Geoscience
  • Geophysics
  • Geomorphology
  • Geochemistry
  • Geohazards
  • Geoinformation
  • Geography and Geology
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Structural Geology
  • Economic Geology
  • Engineering Geology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Petroleum Geology and Petrology
  • Seismology
  • Stratigraphy and Biostratigraphy
  • Volcanology
  • Remote Sensing and Mineral Exploration
  • Mining Engineering Sciences
  • Hydrogeology
  • Mineralogy
  • Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
  • Climate Change, Dynamics, Adaptation, and Mitigation
  • Engineering and Innovation for Sustainability

Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences is accredited by the Scientific Publications Commission of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. The journal has been ranked as Grade A in the latest evaluation of science, research and technology.


The journal is published in Persian, with abstracts provided in English.

Publication Frequency

The Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences is published quarterly.


1. Open Access Policy

To make freely public accessibility to research with the aim of greater global exchange of knowledge, this journal provides open access to its published articles.

2. Copyright Notice

Authors of the published articles in this journal retain the copyright of their articles and will be able to archive pre-print, post-print, and publisher's versions.

All Articles published in the are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

3. Archiving

In addition to indexing database, this journal utilizes digital archive to guarantee long-term digital preservation and restoration. Some of them, can be find here.

Article Processing Charges (APC)

Shahid Beheshti University is supporting most of the publishing costs of the Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences. However, to fullfill the remained part of publications fees, the journal ask authors Submission Fees & Article Processing Charge (APC) which could be found here.


Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences is published as an open access electronic journal, so there is no subscription fee for audiences.


According to Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences & its publisher & owner, Shahid Beheshti University, we don't accept advertisement in any case.


Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.

Sources of Support

Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.

Contact Information

Address: Journal of Researches in Earth Sciences, Faculty of Earth Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Evin, Tehran, Iran.
Telephone: +98 930 749 6397 
E-mail: res.earh.sci@gmail.com