Scope and overview
Geochemical Journal is an international peer-reviewed journal devoted to original research
papers in geochemistry and cosmochemistry. It is the primary journal of the Geochemical
Society of Japan. Areas of research are as follows:
Mineralogy, Petrology, and Rock Chemistry
Volcanology and Hydrothermal Chemistry
Isotope Geochemistry and Geochronology
Hydrology and Marine Chemistry
Papers submitted will be judged from the standpoint of scientific originality and novelty.
Papers are expected to provide unique and important new ideas or information on
geochemical and cosmochemical problems and to give implication of broad rather than local
significance to the geochemical community.