Brief Introduction of Plasma Science and Technology

Plasma Science and Technology (PST, ISSN: 1009-0630, e-ISSN: 2058-6272) journal assists in advancing plasma science and technology by reporting important, novel, helpful and thought-provoking progress in the strongly multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary field, in a timely manner.

Founded in December 1999, PST is an international journal sponsored jointly by the Institute of Plasma Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. It is distributed outside China and published online by IOP Publishing. PST joined the Science Citation Index (SCI) in 2003, the Engineering Index (EI) in 2006.

Submission implies that the article has not been published previously, and is not currently submitted for publication elsewhere. Please you can refer to the PST template (can be downloaded from http://pst.hfcas.ac.cn) before submitting. All submissions are subject to the peer-review process. All articles and supplementary materials should be submitted using our submission system, at https://mc03.manuscriptcentral.com/pst. Once the article is accepted, it will appear online first in IOPscience (http://iopscience.iop.org/pst).


Specific areas of interest include:

Basic plasma phenomena

Magnetically confined plasma

Inertially confined plasma

Low temperature plasma

Astrophysics and space plasma

Plasma technology                                                             

Fusion engineering.


Contact us:



Tel: 0551-65593176, 65591617

Fax: 0551-65591310

E-mail: pst@ipp.ac.cn

Address: Office of Plasma Science and Technology (PST), P. O. Box 1126, Hefei 230031, China


(Updated on 15 Oct, 2020)