For Authors

Publishing Policy

The journal accepts for publication the articles concerning all the areas of applied, natural and humanitarian sciences as a supplement to problems of the oil and gas sector.

The submission of materials is encouraged in two languages (Russian and English).

Publication only in English or Russian is possible at the instance of the authors.

Articles are published as electronic files in PDF format.

The editors of the journal review articles before their publication, and have the right to refer to the authoritative scientist for recommendation if necessary.

All the articles, accepted for publication, are placed in the Internet at http://www.ogbus.com/eng/

Articles are published upon receipt. The users can get acquainted with articles through the web site, but in addition to the distribution of the list of the published articles, it is organized by a subscription through electronic mail. At the end of the year (and if necessary more often) all published articles are transferred to CD-ROM.

The authors are responsible for the content of their articles. The editors of the journal are not responsible to the authors or any third party for the possible damage caused by the publication. The editors have the right to withdraw the already published article, if it is found that during the article’s publication someone’s rights or the standard norms of scientific ethics were infringed upon. The editors inform the author of the article and the organization that recommended it about the fact the article was withdrawn.

If several persons are listed as authors, the corresponding author takes full responsibility that the co-authors agree with the submission and further processing of the manuscript.

The publication of an article in the journal does not exclude its subsequent publication in other journals on paper as well. If such a publication is made without any changes, the reference will be to the “Oil and Gas Business” as the primary source.

The distribution through electronic networks of any articles from the journal or extracts from them is allowed, but full attribution is mandatory. The publication and/or distribution of the materials in the journal by third parties in any form are forbidden.

Publication Terms

Articles received from the authors, should have:
– volume not less than 0,3 printing lists (12000…14000 characters);
– in electronic form on e-mail in a text format (Open Writer, MS Word, Tex, LaTex, text etc). with illustrations inserted in text (or in standalone files), priority font type – 12 pt., fields – 1″ from all sides;
– the summary of the article and keywords in Russian and English;
– the personal application of the authors with the request for publication.