About the Journal

Jurnal Riset Kimia (J.Ris.Kim) is a distinguished peer-reviewed journal diligently curated by the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Universitas Andalas, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia. With an online ISSN of 2476-8960, the journal serves as an expansive platform for showcasing groundbreaking research in the realm of chemistry and its multifaceted applications. Published biannually in March and September, J.Ris.Kim is devoted to fostering academic excellence, championing innovative research, and promoting scientific discourse among scholars and researchers. Its editorial rigor, coupled with its commitment to advancing knowledge, positions J.Ris.Kim as an authoritative voice in the world of chemistry.

J.Ris.Kim is steadfast in its mission to provide a holistic perspective on chemistry and its profound implications in diverse domains. The journal's focus spans a spectrum, from the intricate processes of fabrication, development, and validation of analytical methods, to the pioneering work in material synthesis and modifications. Our interests further delve into the realm of biomolecules, capturing their isolation, nuanced analysis, and subsequent modifications.

The exploration continues with the synthesis of a myriad of compounds, both organic and inorganic, reflecting the journal's commitment to comprehensiveness. Theoretical chemistry finds a special place in our repertoire, encouraging abstract thinking and computational prowess. Moreover, J.Ris.Kim underscores the significance of applied chemistry, especially its pivotal role in addressing pressing global challenges such as environmental conservation and energy sustainability.

The journal is committed to advancing chemistry's role in sustainable development. Our focus on fabricating new analytical methods and synthesizing materials contributes to:

  • Goal 3: Good Health and Well-being by supporting the development of pharmaceuticals and health-related applications.
  • Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation through our work on water purification technologies.
  • Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy by innovating in energy storage and catalysis.
  • Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure via sustainable industrial chemistry practices.
  • Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production by promoting green chemistry and sustainable materials.
  • Goal 13: Climate Action in reducing chemical processes' environmental impact.
  • Goal 14: Life Below Water and Goal 15: Life on Land by studying the impact of chemical substances on ecosystems and biodiversity.

Through this focus, J.Ris.Kim not only fosters academic excellence but also actively supports the achievement of these SDGs, reflecting our dedication to addressing key global challenges through chemistry.

ASJC Code: 1600 - General Chemistry