- Ocean and Polar Research
- Aims and Scope
Ocean and Polar Research (OPR), formerly Ocean Research is a comprehensive ocean research journal published quarterly by the Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology (KIOST, formerly KORDI) located in Ansan, Gyeonggi-do, Korea. The journal, published in March, June, September, and December, is dedicated to the study of all aspects of oceanography and polar researches. To better reflect global issues in oceanography, Ocean Research has merged with Korean Journal of Polar Research and thus renamed Ocean and Polar Research. OPR aims to publish a very high quality scientific journal for researchers and other interested people throughout the world.
OPR is an open access online peer reviewed international journal (indexed in DOAJ). OPR was first to be listed on 2002 National Research Foundation of Korea’s Journal Evaluation among local marine journals. It is the representative academic journal in the marine science field that is listed at Elsevier’s SCOPUS and other famous journal Database. And publication in this journal is totally FREE (No Article submission charges nor article processing charges and no publication fees).
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