Nuclear Science and Techniques


Nuclear Science and Techniques (NST) is an international, peer-reviewed scientific journal sponsored by Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Nuclear Society. It was established in 1990 as a quarterly journal and has been changed to a monthly frequency in 2017. The journal is devoted to nuclear physics; fundamental study of nuclear energy; nuclear techniques; radiochemistry and radiation chemistry; nuclear instruments and methods. The publication of the journal is aimed at promoting development of nuclear science and techniques and their applications. NST has been indexed by EI, SCI-E, CA in US, SA in UK and РЖ in Russia. The editor-in-chief is Prof. Yu-Gang Ma.


Nuclear Science and Techniques (NST) reports scientific findings, technical advances and important results in the fields of nuclear science and techniques. 

The aim of this periodical is to stimulate cross-fertilization of knowledge among scientists and engineers working in the fields of nuclear research. 


Scope covers the following subjects:

Synchrotron radiation applications, beamline technology;

Accelerator, ray technology and applications;

Nuclear chemistry, radiochemistry, radiopharmaceuticals, nuclear medicine;

Nuclear electronics and instrumentation;

Nuclear physics and interdisciplinary research;

Nuclear energy science and engineering.



Abstracted and indexed in

Ei Compendex


EBSCO Discovery Service

Google Scholar

INIS Atomindex



Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China

Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition


OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service

ProQuest-ExLibris Primo

ProQuest-ExLibris Summon



Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)

TD Net Discovery Service

UGC-CARE List (India)