About the Journal

Focus and Scope

JEST is an open access scientific journal published by Center of Excellence for Earthquake Science and Technology, Bandung Institute of Technology. 

Scope and publication focus on research earthquake and related field such as earthquake geology, seismology, tectonics geodesy, seismic hazard, earthquake engineering, earthquake risk assessment, earthquake education, earthquake risk reduction, earthquake risk communication, earthquake cascading hazard and risk also other related topics.

Peer Review Process

Peer review is designed to assess the validity, quality and often the originality of articles for publication. Its ultimate purpose is to maintain the integrity of science by filtering out invalid or poor quality articles.

From a publishers perspective, peer review functions as a filter for content, directing better quality articles to better quality journals and so creating journal brands.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.