Petroleum Exploration & Development

Petroleum Exploration and Development, sponsored by PetroChina Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration & Development, publishes original papers on all aspects of petroleum sciences, including petroleum geology, geophysics, geochemistry, exploration and development of oil and gas fields, reservoir engineering, etc. It is published in both English and Chinese. The Chinese version is available on the journal homepage and major Chinese databases. The English version is Open Access on the Elsevier’s ScienceDirect. It has readers from 125 countries. Its 2019 Journal Impact Factor is 2.845, ranking third (Q1) among all the SCI Petroleum Engineering journals and in Quartile 2 (Q2) in Geosciences.

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