International Journal of Coal Science & Technology

ISSN: 2095-8293 (Print) 2198-7823 (Online)


International Journal of Coal Science & Technology is a peer-reviewed open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen. It focuses on key topics of coal scientific research and mining development, serving as a forum for scientists to present research findings and discuss challenging issues.

Coverage includes original research articles, new developments, case studies and critical reviews in all aspects of scientific and engineering research on coal, coal utilizations and coal mining. Among the broad topics receiving attention are coal processing, utilization and conversion; coal mining theory, technology and engineering; coal geology, geochemistry, geophysics, mineralogy, and petrology; mine health and safety, mine rehabilitation, coal economics, mine management, post-combustion pollution control, waste disposal, CO2 mineralization and utilization and more. Published with the China Coal Society.

The open access fees (article-processing charges) for this journal are kindly sponsored by the China Coal Society. Authors can publish in the journal without any additional charges.

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