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Journal of Plant Sciences
Indian Journal of
(JPS) is an
open access online international journal that
provides online publication of original
research work, review, and views in all
areas of Plant sciences, beginning from
classical to applied
branches. The Journal (JPS) is being
published by Centre for Info Bio
Technology (CIBTech) (Regd. No. SH/311R/2-16AP/42/09)
with an objective to promote speedy
publication of research work fulfilling the
general criteria of significance and
scientific excellence at affordable fee.
All the articles published in JPS are rigorously peer-reviewed. The Journal
is published quarterly (four numbers
per year) by the end of March, June,
September and December.
The impact factor has been used for
assessing the quality of journals.
Electronic editions of scientific journals
and the rapid spread of
scientific information modifies the pattern
of bibliographic citations, and thus affect
the impact factor. Even a decade ago it was
proved that the presence of an electronic
version of the journal circulated via
Internet is associated with the impact
factor score (Curti
et al., 2001).
Therefore it will be our prime objective to
circulate the journal far and wide, globally
so that the authors could get benefited from
its impact factor score.
Scope of the Journal: The aim of the
Journal is to provide a platform for the
researchers and academicians throughout the
world to speedily publish (at affordable
fee), share and discuss various new findings
from every aspect of plant
sciences. The work can be from various
groups such as plant virology, plant
bacteriology, algae, fungi, pteridophytes,
gymnosperm and angiosperms. The aspects include
agriculture biotechnology, agriculture
biodiversity and conservation,
ecology, evolutionary biology,
genetic engineering, hydroponics, plant
breeding and reproduction, plant nutrition,
morphology, neutraceuticals, pathology, phytogeography,
tissue culture, transgenic, weed biology and so on.
Types of Papers:
Covering current trends in research in
Sciences but may be interesting to general
readers outside the field.
It includes article giving additional
information on earlier published research
paper of the author
Covering research work of scientific
Focusing on current advancements in the
Containing important, interesting and novel
It includes case reports in any area of
Personalized review articles on the research
work carried at the author(s)’ laboratory,
based on the published work of the author(s).
Includes famous scientific personalities or
institutions or events of the past.
Views on scientific activity.
On reference books published in various
branches of Plant sciences.