SOCAR Proceedings

SOCAR Proceedings

Published by "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 of Web of Science. 

Call for Papers — Special Issue of "SOCAR Proceedings" Journal

“Impact of fundamental sciences on development of petroleum industry”


Dear Colleagues,

"SOCAR Proceedings" Journal has been published since 1930. The Journal’s official publisher is “OilGasScientificResearchProject” Institute of State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR).

The journal provides an open platform for the scientific information exchange, fundamental and applied research results, discussion of wide spread issues in the oil and gas industry development and information dissemination on best practices for a wide target audience.

Journal is indexed in WOS (Emerging Sources Citation Index), SCOPUS (Q2) and abstracted in EI’s Compendex, Petroleum Abstracts (Tulsa), Inspec, Chemical Abstracts database, Russian Scientific Citation Index.

The aim of this Special Issue is to highlight the role and influence of the fundamental sciences in the oil and gas industry development. The Special Issue will cover following research areas: geology, geophysics, reservoir engineering, drilling engineering, production engineering, transportation, ecology and energetics, as well as fundamental scientific research of applied importance to the oil and gas industry.

The editorial board of the journal invites you to take part in a Special Issue of the “SOCAR Proceedings” journal and publish experimental and theoretical research results. The types of articles to be published include original articles, editorials, case reports, reviews, short communications, and letters to the editor.

The topic of the Special Issue – "Impact of fundamental sciences on development of petroleum industry."

Special Issue Executive Editor

PhD. Elchin F. Veliyev


Manuscript Submission Information

In order to simplify the interaction procedure between the author (co-authors) and the publisher, manuscripts should be submitted online at SOCAR Proceedings by filling the form or by email to Executive Editor ( Please CC additional email address of the Executive Editor ( to prevent any possible technical issues (spam, junk etc.).

Manuscript language: Russian, English

Deadline: 30 June 2021

All submitted manuscripts undergo fast review procedure. In case of acceptance, the author will receive an informative email. Accepted papers will be published in the special issue of the journal and posted online in next 5 business days after the Article Processing Fee is charged.

The editorial office charges authors a fee for expedited review of articles, preparation for publication and posting in the open access. The fee is $ 300 for an article not exceeding 10 pages of the final journal layout (approximately 15 pages in MS Word).

A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts are available on the Guide for Authors page. 

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