Annals of Petrosani University
- Mining -

About the journal

The Annals of the University of Petrosani, Mining Engineering is an academic publication in Romania in the field of mining engineering. The publication is edited entirely in English. The journal is published annually by University of Petrosani, Faculty of Mining and published by the Universitas Publishing House with ISSN 1454-9174. Now, the journal is classified in the B+ Category (code 22) by the National Council of Scientific Research of Higher Education from Romania (CNCSIS).

The periodical The Annals of the University of Petrosani, Mining Engineering treats different problems of geotechnics, rock mechanics, topography - geodesy engineering, mining methods and technologies for mineral resourses, mineral processing, environment, mining health and safety.

The published papers belong to the teaching staff of universities, the researchers and specialists from industrial production from Romania, as well as from abroad. The periodical is intended to spread scientific knowledge related to the mining field, and also to exchange scientific papers between the University of Petroșani and other universities and research centers throughout the world.

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Article Review Process

The articles review is based on the following criteria:

  • originality, relevance and usefulness of research;
  • structure (title, abstract, key words, introduction, methodology and results, conclusions);
  • style, spelling and punctuation;
  • application of references;
  • emphasis on results, interpretations and conclusions (creativity level).

The articles which are not acceptable for publishing will be returned to authors with observations regarding the necessary corrections for improvement.


Full paper submission 15 September
Notification of review outcome 1 November
Volume publishing 1 December

Inclusion in databases

The Annals of the University of Petrosani - Mining Engineering is indexed in the following databases:

  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, ISSN 1454 - 9174 - Link
  • EBSCO Publishing Inc. - Link
  • - Link
  • Suweco - Link
  • Scipio - Link

Prof.univ.dr.Ioan-Lucian Bolunduț
University of Petroşani, Str. Universităţii, nr.20, Petroşani - 332006, jud. Hunedoara
Tel.: 0254/542.580, 542.581, 546.238