About the Journal
Started in 1949, Defence Science Journal (DSJ) is a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary research journal in the area of defence science and technology. Journal feature recent progresses made in the field of defence/military support system and new findings/breakthroughs, etc. Major subject fields covered include: aeronautics, armaments, combat vehicles and engineering, biomedical sciences, computer sciences, electronics, material sciences, missiles, naval systems, etc. 

Impact Factor of Defence Science Journal is 0.510 (Journal Citation Report-2017) (Clarivate Analytics)

Abstract/Indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded, Journal Citation Report/Science Edition, Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts, Ei Compendex, Scopus, SCImago, International Aerospace Abstracts, Summon by ProQuest, INIS Atomindex, Google Scholar, Indian Science Abstracts, Indian Science Citation Index, Open Academic Journals Index, Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE), etc.

Focus and Scope

Defence Science Journal is a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary research journal in the area of defence science and technology. Journal feature recent progresses made in the field of defence/military support system and new findings/breakthroughs, etc. Major subject fields covered include: aeronautics, armaments, combat vehicles and engineering, biomedical sciences, computer sciences, electronics, material sciences, missiles, naval systems, etc. 

Peer Review Process

Defence Science Journal followed Double-blind peer-review process.

The primary aims of the peer review process are to: - maintain quality control - protect the reputation of the journal - 'ration' space in as objective and transparent a manner as possible.

The Editors review all submitted manuscripts initially. Manuscripts with insufficient originality, serious scientific flaws, or absence of importance of message are rejected. Manuscripts are sent to two experts/reviewers without revealing the identity of the reviewers to the contributors. 

Within a period of eight to ten weeks, the contributors will be informed about the reviewers' comments and acceptance/rejection of manuscript. Papers accepted would be edited for uniformity, consistency, style, grammar, punctuation, and format.

Publication Frequency

Defence Science Journal is a Bi-monthly publication.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.