Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Sains Malaysiana is a refereed journal committed to the advancement of scholarly knowledge and research findings of the several branches of science and technology. It contains articles on Earth Sciences, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Physical Sciences. The journal publishes articles, reviews, and research notes whose content and approach are of interest to a wide range of scholars.

 

Section Policies

Biological Sciences and Biotechnology

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Chemistry

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Earth Sciences

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Environmental Sciences

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Food Science and Nutrition

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Geology

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Health Sciences

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Materials Science

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Mathematical Sciences

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Nuclear Science

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Physics

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Statistics

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SPECIAL ISSUE BM ARTICLE 12/2016

All articles within scope of Sains Malsyiana wriiten in Bahasa Malaysia

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SPECIAL ISSUE MEDICAL STUDY AGING 09/2016

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SPECIAL ISSUE ISTEC16 UiTM

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Graphene CNT

Fee applied

authors name cannot appear more than twice

Scop must within SM

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EDISI KHAS BAHASA MELAYU 2017

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SPECIAL ISSUE EARTH SCIENCE NOV2017

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KENAF 2017

Editors
  • Chin Hua Chia
  • Sarani Zakaria
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Peer Review Process

Manuscripts will be reviewed by the Editorial Board and at least one independent referee. Decisions regarding the publication of a manuscript will be based on the Board's recommendations. The manuscript will be evaluated based on its appropriateness for Sains Malaysiana, contribution to the discipline, cogency of analysis, conceptual breadth, clarity of presentation and technical adequacy.  Manuscripts submitted by members of the journal's Editorial Board are subjected to the same review procedure.


 

Publication Frequency

SAINS MALAYSIANA is published monthly by Penerbit UKM (twelve issues a year).