The Journal of King Abdulaziz University: Science is a distinguished peer-reviewed scholarly periodical published by the Scientific Publishing Center of King Abdulaziz University. Journal of Science is committed to publishing rigorous scientific research and studies that contribute to intellectual and scientific growth in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Arab world, and the entire global community.

Print ISSN: 1319-1012, eISSN: 1658-4252

Frequency:  May - November

Language: English


Aims and Scope

Journal of Science covers a diverse range of disciplines of main domains of basic and applied sciences (Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Statistics), reflecting the university's commitment to fostering a comprehensive approach to research and education. The sub-sections of the journal with specialized editors include:


  1. Astronomy: This section acts as a central platform for researchers to disseminate and access pioneering research in astronomy and its related interdisciplinary fields. Covering diverse subjects like cosmology, galactic and extragalactic astronomy, planetary science, solar physics, stellar evolution, observational astronomy, instrumentation, high-energy astrophysics, astrodynamics, and space exploration.
  2. Biological Sciences: Showcasing cutting-edge research in the various sub-fields of biology such as genetics, molecular biology, epigenetics, plant biology, and biotechnology as well as the relevant biological interaction with the environment.
  3. Chemistry: This section delves into the synthesis, characterization, and application of nanomaterials, covering topics such as nanocatalysts, nanosensors, and their role in environmental remediation.
  4. Physics: serving as a platform for physicists, researchers, and academics to share their original research findings, theoretical advancements, experimental results, and conceptual innovations in the fields of applied physics, and nanotechnology.
  5. Statistics: This section presents state-of-the-art research in computational statistics, including machine learning, data analysis, and statistical modeling, offering valuable tools for researchers and practitioners.


The journal adheres to international standards regarding rigorous peer-review and is committed to publishing high-quality publications. By doing so, the Journal of Science plays a crucial role in advancing research, educational processes, and scientific development in Saudi Arabia and beyond.


Vol. 33 No. 1 (2023)

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