Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of LAUT KHATULISTIWA publishes articles on wide range of topics in Marine Science, including the use of computational methods, instrumentation, obsevational methods, and articles with an interdisciplinary character that encompass research in the fields of biological, chemical and physical oceanography are especially encouraged.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Articles published in LAUT KHATULISTIWA complies the following reviewing policies:

  • After approved by editorial board, a submitted paper will be sent to at least two peer-reviewers. LAUT KHATULISTIWA employs single blind reviewing, where the referees remain anonymous throughout the proces.
  • The submitted article must provides evidence for its conclusions and has importance and interesting results.


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.



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