Journal History

The first edition of POSITRON, Volume 1 (Vol. 1) Issue Number 1 (No. 1), was published in November 2011. This volume consists of only one issue and nine articles. Starting from Vol. 2, Jurnal Positron is published periodically two times: in May and November. Each issue in the corresponding volume contains a minimum of five articles. 

In the early development, POSITRON published in the printed version, ISSN: 2301-4970 (print). Since Vol. 6 No. 2, the electronic version, ISSN: 2549-936X (online), was introduced to widen the dissemination of the journal.

POSITRON has also been putting serious effort to make itself recognized in national and international academic databases.  As the results, since Vol. 5 No.1 POSITRON is indexed by Portal Garuda, and Science and Technology Index (SINTA). Additionally, since Vol 7 No. 2, other academic search engines, namely, Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ), One Search, and BASE include POSITRON in their databases.

To improve the reference-linking systems of the article, since 2017, articles published in POSITRON has a unique digital object identifier (DOI) from crossref.

Jurnal POSITRON is accreditated SINTA 2 by RISTEKDIKTI from Volume 8 (2018) onward to 5 years.