About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Al-Mustansiriah Journal of Science (MJS) with eISSN: 2521-3520, pISSN: 1814-635X and DOI: 10.23851/mjs.v(no)i(no).id is a scientific quarterly peer-reviewed research journal issued by the College of Science, Mustansiriya University, Baghdad, Iraq. 

The Journal publishes new and original research papers and articles in five different research areas:

1.  Chemistry

  • Physical chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Nanochemistry
  • Computational chemistry
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Industrial chemistry
  • Pollution chemistry
  • Clinical chemistry

2.  Biology

  • Microbiology
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Mycology
  • Phycology
  • Parasitology
  • Virology
  • Physiology
  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Ecology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Immunology

3.  Physics

  • Biological and Medical Physics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Climate Physics
  • Renewable energy
  • Smart materials
  • Plasmonic
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Nuclear physics
  • Atomic physics
  • Molecular physics
  • Optical physics
  • Geological and Planetary Physics
  • Materials physics
  • Plasma and beam physics
  • Quantum Physics and Matter Waves
  • Elementary particles and fields
  • Nonlinear dynamics, Fluid dynamics
  • Thin films
  • Liquid Crystals and Polymers, Soft Matter
  • Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics
  • Networks and Interdisciplinary Physics
  • Image enhancement

4.  Computer science

  • Blockchain
  • Cyber security
  • Cloud computing
  • Data Mining
  • Artificial Intelligent
  • Deep learning
  • Machine learning
  • Computer vision
  • Data Science
  • Big data
  • Bioinformatics
  • Image Processing
  • Networks
  • Data Compression
  • Information technology
  • Parallel Processing and Multithreading
  • Multimedia Analysis
  • Data mining

5.  Mathematics

  • Number Theory
  • Differential Geometry
  • Analysis
  • Aljebra
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Operation Research
  • Statistics

6.  Atmospheric Science

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Climate Systems
  • Renewable Energy
  • Atmospheric Dynamics

The editorial board consulted the committee and reviewers to ensure that the journal's content was of the highest quality. The reviewers, composed of prominent scientists from different countries, were chosen to represent a wide range of disciplines and areas of expertise. They provided valuable feedback on submitted manuscripts, helping to ensure that only the most relevant and accurate information was published.

The journal's editorial board welcomes original papers in English, and all submitted articles are checked for plagiarism using anti-plagiarism software (i.e., Turnitin).

Aims and Scope :

  1. The Journal seeks to publish those papers that are most influential in their fields or across fields and that will significantly advance scientific understanding
  2. The Journal is an Open Access, double-blind peer-reviewed, scholarly journal. It considers articles in the field of Sciences.
  3. The Journal accepts Original Research Articles.
  4. The Journal evaluates articles based only on an objective determination of scientific and methodological soundness, not on subjective determinations.
  5. The Journal applies the highest standards to everything it does - specifically, the publication places an emphasis on research integrity; high ethical standards; constructive peer review; exemplary production quality; and leading-edge online functionality.
  6. The Journal does not accept pre-submission inquiries; however, if you are unsure whether or not your article fits our Scope then please email us at: [email protected].

Peer Review Process

The editorial board of the journal is committed to prompt, quality scientific research. To maintain a high-quality publication, all submissions undergo a rigorous review process. The characteristics of the peer review process are as follows:

  • The Journal review type is a double-blind peer review process for reviewing articles

  • All submitted articles will be applied to a third-party plagiarism software (e.g., Turnitin, etc.) to check the originality of their contents

  • Simultaneous submissions of the same manuscript to different journals will not be tolerated.

  • Manuscripts with contents outside the scope will not be considered for review.

  • Our peer-review process is confidential and the identities of reviewers cannot be revealed.

  • All submitted manuscripts are treated as confidential documents. We expect our Board of Reviewing Editors, Associate Editors, and reviewers to treat manuscripts as confidential material as well.

  • For accepted articles with revision, a second plagiarism check may apply in order to ensure the originality of the revised version.

Payment and publication fee

Al-Mustansiriyah Journal of Science is an open-access journal. There are no subscription fees. There is no charge until the manuscript is accepted for publication.

The journal charges for a single accepted manuscript (two columns, 8 pages) as follows:

  • 150000 IQD for authors residing in Iraq to support publishing service costs.

  • No fees are required for developing countries with low-income countries according to the World Bank Country classification by Income level.

  • Elsewhere fee publication: $100.

Revenue sources

The journal's revenue depends mainly on authors' article fees. Furthermore, the College of Science is also financially supporting the journal. The conferences' fees are considered journal revenue sources. 


Payment method

The payment can be made through:

1. Money transfer services for Iraqi-residing authors

Asia Pay (Asia Hawalah)

Name: Prof. Dr. Saad N. AlSaad

Tel.: +964-7712-826-656

2. Western Union for authors residing outside Iraq to the following address:

Name: (coming soon)

ID: (coming soon)

Tel: (coming soon)

Address: College of Science, Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq.

After sending your payment, please provide the scan copy of the payment
and inform us via journal’s email: [email protected] 

Al-Mustansiriyah Journal of Science,
College of Science,
Mustansiriyah University,

Palestine Street - 10052 Baghdad, Iraq

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

The statements are developed according to the Publishing ethics resource kit, COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines, and in compliance with Elsevier recommendations. So, it is important to agree upon specifications of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editors, the peer reviewer, the publisher, and the society.