Solid Fuel Chemistry

Khimiya Tverdogo Topliva, Rossiiskaya Akademiya Nauk

ISSN PRINT: 0361-5219
ISSN ONLINE: 1934-8029


The journal publishes theoretical and applied articles on the chemistry and physics of solid fuels and carbonaceous materials. It addresses the composition, structure, and properties of solid fuels. The aim of the published articles is to demonstrate how novel discoveries, developments, and theories may be used in improved analysis and design of new types of fuels, chemicals, and by-products. The journal is particularly concerned with technological aspects of various chemical conversion processes and includes papers related to geochemistry, petrology and systematization of fossil fuels, their beneficiation and preparation for processing, the processes themselves, and the ultimate recovery of the liquid or gaseous end products.

Solid Fuel Chemistry is abstracted and/or indexed in:
Academic OneFile, ChemWeb, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Chimica, EI-Compendex, Expanded Academic, GeoRef, Google Scholar, INIS Atomindex, INSPEC, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, OCLC, SCImago, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Summon by ProQuest.


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Editorial Board


Albert L. Lapidus, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Coordinating Editor

M.Ya. Shpirt, Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Syntheses, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia


O.N. Chupakhin, Institute of Organic Synthesis, Ural Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Yekaterinburg, Russia; O.L. Eliseev, Zelinskii Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia; Z.R. Ismagilov, Institute of Coal Chemistry and Material Science, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Kemerovo, Russia; Yu.G. Kryazhev, Institute of Hydrocarbons Processing, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Omsk, Russia; A.Yu. Krylova, Synthesis Energy, Moscow, Russia; B.N. Kuznetsov, The Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Krasnoyarsk, Russia; I.I. Lishtvan, The Institute for Nature Management of the NAS of Belarus, Minsk, Belarus; V.V. Lunin, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia; A.S. Maloletnev, Moscow Mining Institute NITU MISiS, Moscow, Russia; V.N. Parmon, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia; G.B. Scripchenko, Fossil Fuel Institute, Moscow, Russia; Yu.Kh. Soone, Tallinn University of Technology, Virumaa College, Tallinn, Estonia; P.A. Storozhenko, Institute of Chemistry and Technology of Elementoorganic Compounds, Moscow, Russia; V. F. Tret’yakov, Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Syntheses, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.

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2016, Volume 50 (6 issues)

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