INTRODUCTION AND HISTORY
"FORESTIST" (formerly Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University – (JFFIU) / İstanbul Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi" has been regularly published since 1951 by Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry. This journal has been peer-reviewed since 1998 and international peer-reviewed since 2010. Our journal provides knowledge of forestry science and related disciplines in the field of the developments and research in the international field of researchers, educators and practitioners. JFFIU is the most established of forestry journals in Turkey spanning 65 years of its history.
Our former English journal title was “Review of the Faculty of Forestry University of Istanbul”. Our journal published Series A and Series B between 1951 and 2009. We integrated Series A and B in 2010 and the new edition began to be published titled as the "Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University”. In this context, JFFIU applied to the ISSN Turkey office to get new ISSN numbers on February 5, 2010 and February 18, 2010. The ISSN Turkey office gave JFFIU the numbers ISSN 0535-8418 and e-ISSN 1309-6257.
The title of "Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University" was change to "FORESTIST" from January 01, 2018.
FORESTIST has been mostly changed after the restructuring, new editorial board and new journal staff since 2014.
"FORESTIST" is the official journal of the Faculty of Forestry at Istanbul University. It provides both a national and international research forum for the exchange of knowledge dealing with various issues of forestry, wood science and technology as well as landscape architecture.
Since 2014, published articles have begun to be assigned DOI numbers and CrossRef in JFFIU.
From 2016, the articles will begin to use the QR Code (Quick Responce Code) in JFFIU.
In consequence of the evalution that was conducted by ISI Thomson Reuters (Clarivate Analytics), our journal has been accepted for inclusion in ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index) which is the first step of indexing in SCI-Exp (Science Citation Index Expanded) dating from 19 September 2017.
"FORESTIST (formerly Journal of the Faculty of Forestry İstanbul University)" is now indexed in Web of Science- Emerging Sources Citation Index from its January 2016, 66(1) issue.
ABBREVIATED JOURNAL TITLE: FORESTIST ( formerly Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University - J FAC FOR ISTANBUL U )
REGISTERED CROSSREF TITLE: FORESTIST ( formerly İstanbul Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi / J FAC FOR ISTANBUL U )
SCHOLAR GOOGLE CITE ANALYSIS FOR JFFIU: https://scholar.google.com.tr/citations?user=UWERLGgAAAAJ&hl=tr
"FORESTIST (formerly Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University – (JFFIU) / İstanbul Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi" publishes two issues annually (January and July).
MANUSCRIPT EVALUATION PROCESS
All manuscripts submitted for publication in the journal are firstly evaluated by the editor and editorial board within 5 days. Manuscripts which fall outside the aim and scope of the journal or those which do not comply to the journal's writing style and page layout are rejected. Some may be in need of revising in the initial stages. Manuscripts are never accepted by the editor without a referee report in this initial stage. The review process of submitted articles will be completed within 45 days. This needs to be attended to in a timely manner so as to be published in the electronic edition of the journal's web site.
Since January 1st, 2015, "Forestist (formerly Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University – (JFFIU) / İstanbul Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi" uses the iThenticate screening service to verify the authenticity of content submitted before publication. The iThenticate software checks submissions against millions of published research papers, documents on the web and other relevant sources. Authors can also use iThenticate to screen their work before submission by visiting http://www.ithenticate.com
AIMS AND SCOPEwww.ithenticate.com
The objectives of the "FORESTIST" are both to publish original papers, short notes and review papers held to a high scientific standard. It is also used to establish a discussion environment for current issues in forests, forest products and landscape architecture-related areas among researchers, legislators, decision-makers, industry, universities, research institutes and other professionals.
"FORESTIST" accepts papers of high scientific quality and both high local and global relevance in the field of forest research forum basic to applied areas including; Silviculture, Forest entomology and protection, Forest management, Forest mensuration, biometry and dendrometry, Forest contruction and transportation, Surveying and photogrametry, Soil science and ecology, Forest and environment administration and policy, Forest economics and marketing, Forestry and environment law, Forest botany, Watershed management, Wildlife management, Urban forestry, Forest utilization and planning, Wood science and technology, Wood biology, Wood and wood based products, Nonwood forest products, Wooden constructions and furniture, Wood chemistry, Pulp and paper, Wood pathology, Wood protection, preservation and drying, Wood products industry machinery and business administration, Environmental and ecological issues in forest products, Wood biomass, New technologies in forest products industries, Landscape architecture, Principles of landscape architecture design, Landscape plants, Urban design, Landscape ecology, Aesthetic assessment of landscape and landscape techniques, Site planning etc.
EDITOR IN CHIEF
Murat DEMİR - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
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Ender MAKİNECİ – Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Run-Cang SUN - Regional Editor of Asia - Dean of College of Materials Science and Technology; Director of Beijing Key Laboratory of Lignocellulosic Chemistry, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, CHINA; Director of State Key Laboratory of Pulp and Paper Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, CHINA
Martin A. HUBBE - Regional Editor of North America - North Carolina State University, Department of Forest Biomaterials, USA
Ass. Prof.Dr. Raphael Thomas KLUMPP - Regional Editor of Europe - University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Department of Forest and Soil Sciences, Institute of Silviculture, Vienna, AUSTRIA
Mustafa AKGÜL - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Süleyman ÇOBAN - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Hüseyin YURTSEVEN - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Selim BAYRAKTAR - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Fatma Diğdem TUNCER - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
H.Tuncay GÜNER - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
LANGUAGE EDITORS (ENGLISH)
Hamit AYBERK - Istanbul University, Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Sabiha Banu DENİZERİ - Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, TURKEY
E.Seda ERDİNLER - Istanbul University, Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Sevda GÖNCÜ - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Alper Gün ÖZTURNA - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Burçak ERDOĞAN ONUR - Landscape Architect, UNITED KINGDOM
Ersel YILMAZ - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
Emrah ÖZDEMİR - Istanbul University Faculty of Forestry, TURKEY
ABSTRACTED / INDEXED / ARCHIVED
Web of Science-Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Tubitak-Ulakbim TR Index, EBSCO Abstracts, DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journal), CAB Direct, CABI Forestry Abstracts, CABI Forest Products Abstracts, CABI Environmental Science Database, CABI Horticultural Science Database, CABI Soil Science Database, CABI Soils and Fertilizers Abstracts, CABI Plant Genetics and Breeding Database, CABI Plant Genetic and Resources Abstracts, CABI Plant Protection Database, CABI Review of Agricultural Entomology,
Last update: February 22, 2018
|Journal Previous Name||ISSN||eISSN||Year|
|Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University||0535-8418||1309-6257||1951-2018|
Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University