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ISSN: 1685-1994
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About the Journal

History of the Journal

Chiang Mai University Journal of Natural Sciences (CMUJ. Nat. Sci.) is the official peer-reviewed online journal of the Chiang Mai University, Thailand. It was established first issue on the year 2002, with three issue per year. Since year 2009, our journal was indexed in Scopus database.

 

From beginning of the CMUJ. Nat. Sci., the journal aimed at facilitating the publication of a wide range of high-quality academic journals with an integration of various areas of pure sciences, science and technology and health sciences including agriculture, biology, chemistry, computer sciences, engineering, environmental sciences, life sciences, physics, materials science, mathematics, medicine and health.

 

However, from 2021 forward, we had revision the aim of our journal which matches to the journal name “Natural Sciences”. We will welcome the manuscript in four categories including biological sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, and medical sciences.

Aims and Scope

Chiang Mai University Journal of Natural Sciences ” is the official peer-reviewed online journal of the Chiang Mai University, Thailand. The aim of the journal is to facilitate the publication of wide range of high quality academic journal with an integration of various areas of natural sciences including biological sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, and medical sciences.

 

Chiang Mai University Journal of Natural Sciences is a web-based journal that is committed to ensuring that all submitted manuscripts are representative of ethical, transparent and peer-reviewed research work. Articles that are published by our journal are double-blind, peer-reviewed by at least two experts. Notably, the opinions of each author may not be agreed upon by the editorial board.

Types of Articles

Research articles;  

Reports of original research that have never been published elsewhere. The manuscript should be composed and organized according to the required sequence: 1. title page (Titles, Author names, Affiliations, Email addresses of correspondence, Acknowledgments, Funding, Author contribution) 2. main text (Titles, Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, Conflict of Interest,References, Tables and Figure). Abstracts should be a maximum of 250 words and 5 keywords. There is no word limit on manuscript and no limit to the number of figures, tables and references.

 

Review articles;

The literature reviews, systematic reviews, market reviews and critical reviews will be accepted for consideration. Critical, comprehensive and specific papers presenting issues of interest or topics of significant academic value. Although, the main text structure may vary based on the review subtopics, content should be organized in the same manner as a research article.

 

Short communications;  

Research reports of concise nature determined by the limitations of the study or based on a very new idea and/or controversial issue, etc. The material should present complete, original and new findings that emphasize specific research issues. The format must be similar to the original research article but presented as a brief report. Intended as a short format, these articles should be a maximum of 2,000 words (excluded references), limited for 2 figures and 2 table and a maximum of 20 references.

Review process

Articles that are published by our journal are double-blind, peer-reviewed by at least two experts. Importantly, the opinions of each author may not be agreed upon by the editorial board.

Publication Frequency

Four issues per year as follows;

1st issue: January-March,

2nd issue: April-June,

3rd issue: July- September,

4th issue: October-December

Language

English 

Free access

Online

Publication fee

None

Publisher

Chiang Mai University Journal of Natural Sciences is the official peer-reviewed journal of the Chiang Mai University, Thailand.