Focus and Scope

Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta) is a peer-reviewed research journal that is devoted to the dissemination of new and original knowledge in all branches of chemistry. The result of research and development in the fields of chemistry in both experimental and theory/ computation, chemical-based technological innovations, and chemical applications in industrial fields. The journal publishes original research articles or review articles in some chemistry field, such as:

•    Organic chemistry
•    Inorganic chemistry
•    Analytical chemistry
•    Physical chemistry
•    Biochemistry
•    Computational chemistry
•    Environmental chemistry

Peer Review Process

The articles submitted to Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta) will be processed through a formatting review by the editor and a substantial review by a minimum two independent reviewers. The reviewing process is conducted by the double blind review. The reviewers are chosen by a section editor. The decision regarding article publication is based on the review result.

Editor applies a plagiarism scanning with Turnitin and Google Scholar before the article is subjected to a substantial review process. If it is found plagiarism indication (above 30%), editor will reject manuscript immediately.

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.

Publication Ethics

Ethical Guidelines to Publication of Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta)
The Editors of journals published by the Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta) provide a set of ethical guidelines for persons engaged in the publication of chemical research, specifically, for editors, authors, and manuscript reviewers. These guidelines were developed by the Editors of the journals published by the Publications Division of the Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta) and are reviewed regularly to ensure their clarity.

The Indonesia Chimica Acta Journals' Ethical Guidelines are offered from a conviction that the observance of high ethical standards is so vital to the whole scientific enterprise that a definition of those standards should be brought to the attention of all concerned.

Special Notes for Authors
Plagiarism. In publishing only original research, Indonesia Chimica Acta Journals' is committed to deterring plagiarism, including self-plagiarism. Indonesia Chimica Acta Journals' Publications uses CrossCheck's Turnitin software to screen submitted manuscripts for similarity to published material. Note that your manuscript may be screened during the submission process.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure. During manuscript submission, Indonesia Chimica Acta Journal authors are required to disclose the nature of any competing and/or relevant financial interest. A statement describing any financial conflicts of interest or lack thereof is published with each manuscript. During the submission process, the corresponding author must provide this statement on behalf of all authors of the manuscript. The statement should describe all potential sources of bias, including affiliations, funding sources, and financial or management relationships, that may constitute conflicts of interest. The statement will be published in the final article. If no conflict of interest is declared, the following statement will be published in the article: "The authors declare no competing financial interest."

Coauthor Notification. During manuscript submission, the submitting author must provide contact information (full name, email address, institutional affiliation and mailing address) for all of the coauthors. The author who submits the manuscript for publication accepts the responsibility of notifying all coauthors that the manuscript is being submitted. Deletion of an author after the manuscript has been submitted requires a confirming letter to the Editor-in-Chief from the author whose name is being deleted.

Suggesting Reviewers
When suggesting potential reviewers for a submitted manuscript, authors should not suggest reviewers who have a personal or professional connection to the authors or co-authors if the relationship might bias judgment of the manuscript.

Publication Frequency

Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta) is a journal published by Department of Chemistry Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Hasanuddin University. Jurnal Akta Kimia Indonesia (Indonesia Chimica Acta) publishes twice in a year in June and December.


  • Hasanuddin University