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Information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


  1. Journal Title: Jurnal Penelitian Fisika dan Aplikasinya (JPFA)
  2. Journal Title (English): Journal of Physics Research and Its Application
  3. Initials: JPFA
  4. Abbreviation: J. Penelit. Fis. Apl.
  5. Frequency: 2 issues per year
  6. DOI: 10.26740/jpfa
  7. Print ISSN: 2087-9946
  8. Online ISSN: 2477-1775
  9. Focus and Scope: Physics Education, Classical Physics, and Modern Physics (theoretical studies, experiments, and its applications). More details...
  10. Editor in Chief: Prof. Dr. Budi Jatmiko, M.Pd.
  11. Email: jpfa@unesa.ac.id
  12. Website: https://journal.unesa.ac.id/index.php/jpfa
  13. Short URL: https://s.id/JPFA
  14. Publisher: Universitas Negeri Surabaya in collaboration with Perkumpulan Pendidik IPA Indonesia (PPII)
  15. Country of Publisher: Indonesia
  16. Type of Publication: Research Article, Review Article (max 1 article per issue), and Comments and Criticism
  17. Language of Fulltext: Indonesian and English. Started from June 2018, JPFA will publish all articles in English.
  18. Open Access: Yes
  19. Articles License: Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC)
  20. Article Processing Charges (APCs): No
  21. Submission Charges: No
  22. Waiver Policy for Charges: No
  23. Review Policy: Double Blind Peer Review
  24. Checks for Plagiarism: Yes, using Turnitin and/or iThenticate
  25. Time From Submission to Publication: at least 4 weeks



  1. Why should I publish my manuscript in JPFA? JPFA has many benefits, such as a peer-reviewed journal, open access, free of charge, no page charges, high visibility (indexed internationally), fast publication (in Articles in Press), reasonable acceptance rate, published by reputable public University in Indonesia, and authors retain rights (CC BY-NC license).
  2. Is JPFA indexed by Scopus or Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thompson Reuters)? No.
  3. Is JPFA indexed internationally? Yes, namely DOAJ (Directory of the Open Access Journal), Google Scholar, and more...
  4. Is the JPFA accredited nationally? Yes, JPFA is Nationally Accredited Journal by Kemristekdikti. Started from July 9, 2018, the journal is classified into national's 2nd highest cluster for reputable journal in Indonesia.
  5. Must manuscripts be written in English (U.S)? Yes.
  6. How much the maximum point of "Angka Kredit" in JPFA? According to "Pedoman Operasional Penilaian Angka Kredit (PAK) Dosen", the maximum point of national journal indexed by DOAJ using the English language is 20 points. Therefore, the maximum point of JPFA should be 20 points.
  7. How much the charges for each manuscript submission? Free of charge.
  8. How do I submit my article? Please see Author Pack.
  9. Does JPFA provide templates and style files for preparing a journal article? Yes, please see Author Pack.
  10. Can I submit supplementary files to be published online along with my article? Yes. If the file is too large, we will upload it to the Google Drive.
  11. How long review and editing process in JPFA? At least 4 weeks, the full description of the review and editing processes can be seen in Manuscript Flow.
  12. Do JPFA provide fast-track publication? No, but we offer Articles in Press to pre-publish accepted manuscript as soon as possible (by request). Please see Articles in Press Policy.
  13. What happens if my paper gets rejected? If your research is of good quality, then it may be suitable for another journal. We will deliver the reviewer comments to improve the quality of your manuscript.
  14. What happens after my article has been accepted? While the manuscript files are handed over to production for data processing and typesetting, you (being the corresponding author) will stay in touch with us to edit and proofread the article. You may request to pre-publish the article in "Articles in Press" section.
  15. Can I ask a formal submission letter and acceptance letter? You may ask a formal submission letter to JPFA via email after you submit your manuscript. You may also ask an acceptance letter after your manuscript accepted by JPFA Editor for publication. JPFA Editor will not deliver an acceptance letter before your manuscript accepted by JPFA Editor for publication.
  16. Can you give me more information about Copyright? Authors will be asked to agree to the publication terms of their article to the publisher by signing "Surat Transfer Hak Cipta dan Pernyataan Open Access". All articles in JPFA published with CC BY-NC license. Authors retain copyright and grant journal right of first publication.
  17. How can I find out about the status of my journal manuscript? In the Open Journal System (OJS) login page. You may ask your manuscript status via email.
  18. How can I order offprints? Please see Print Version.
  19. How can I request permission to re-use material? You can re-use the material for non-commercial purposes. If you want to use for commercial purposes, you must contact the Author(s) to make the agreement.

JPFA is Nationally Accredited Journal by Kemristekdikti
The journal is classified into national's 2nd highest cluster for reputable journal in Indonesia