SOCAR Proceedings

SOCAR Proceedings

The Journal’s official publisher is "OilGasScientificResearchProject" Institute of State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR).

SOCAR Proceedings is published from 1930 and is intended for oil and gas industry specialists, post-graduate (students) and scientific workers. 

Journal is indexed in SCOPUS, Russian Scientific Citation Index and abstracted in EI’s Compendex, Petroleum Abstracts (Tulsa), Inspec, Chemical Abstracts database.

Beginning with 2017 journal is indexed and abstracted in Emerging Sources Citation Index. 

"SOCAR Proceeding" is official edition of "OilGasScientificResearchProject" Institute of State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) concerning all disciplines and fields relevant to exploration, production, refining, petrochemicals, and the use and economics of petroleum, natural gas, and other sources of energy, in particular alternative energies with a view to sustainable development.

Aims and Scope. "SOCAR Proceeding" is intended for oil and gas industry specialists, post-graduate (students) and scientific workers. Journal covers the fields of petroleum (and natural gas) exploration, production and flow in its broadest possible sense. Topics include:

  • Oil and gas fields geology, geophysics and exploration
  • Well drilling
  • Reservoir and petroleum engineering
  • Oil and gas transportation and storage
  • Oil and gas refining. Petrochemistry
  • Oil and gas field structures (including sea structures, corrosion protection and so on)
  • Oil and gas industry economics
  • Environment protection in oil and gas industry
  • Fundamental scientific investigations having applied sense for oil and gas industry

Only articles approved by all the Authors, which have not already been published and which have not been simultaneously submitted for publication in another journal, will be considered by "SOCAR Proceeding".

All submitted articles undergo reviewing and approval by the Editorial Board.

Articles which passed this procedure and received a positive review, are published free of charge. Placement of articles on priority basis (out of turn) is paid, price is agreed.

The term of the article reviewing takes from one to four months since the date of its submission to the Editorial Office. Articles are published in the order of their submission.

Articles that are found appropriate for publishing are placed in the Editorial Office portfolio for publication.

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