Open Journal of Marine Science

ISSN Print: 2161-7384

ISSN Online: 2161-7392

Website: http://www.scirp.org/journal/ojms

Aims & Scope


Open Journal of Marine Science (OJMS) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in marine science. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of marine science.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Accepted papers will immediately appear online followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:

  • · Estuarine and Coastal Marine Science
  • · Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems
  • · Marine and Petroleum Geology
  • · Marine Biodiversity
  • · Marine Biology
  • · Marine Biotechnology
  • · Marine Chemistry
  • · Marine Drugs
  • · Marine Ecology
  • · Marine Environmental Research
  • · Marine Genomics
  • · Marine Geology
  • · Marine Geophysical Researches
  • · Marine Mammal Science
  • · Marine Micropaleontology
  • · Marine Models
  • · Marine Policy
  • · Marine Pollution
  • · Marine Structures
  • · Marine Systems
  • · Molecular Marine Biology and Biotechnology

  • We are also interested in:

    1) Short reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper;

    2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques.