Polish Maritime Research

The Journal of Gdansk University of Technology

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Quarterly covering research and scientific problems ships, marine and offshore technology.

Why subscribe and read

Quarterly as a source of scientific information.

Why submit

To promote and share information on progress within research in ship, marine and offshore technology.

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The Editor invites contributions on policies relating to the use of the maritime. These may be full-length articles or shorter notes. Rejoinders critically examining articles published in the journal are encouraged.

Articles are normally between 4000 and 6000 words long, but longer articles will be accepted if the topic demands this length of treatment. Manuscripts will be returned to the author if they are not submitted in accordance with Marine Policy style. Authors are also invited to submit material which might not be appropriate for full length articles but which allows the expression of opinion or contains ideas worthy of publication (1500 - 2500 words).

Please submit your manuscripts to Polish Maritime Research via website:

The publication fee is 500$, billed after the publication of the article. Article submission and reviews are free of charge. 

The journal is double-blind peer reviewed.

Wiesław Tarelko, Gdansk Uniwersity of Technology, Poland

Associate Editor

Rafał Szłapczyński

Editor for international relations
Aleksander Kniat, Gdansk University of Technology, Poland

Scientific Board
Chairman : Prof. JERZY GIRTLER, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland
Vice-chairman : Prof. MIROSŁAW L. WYSZYŃSKI, University of Brimingham, United Kingdom
Dr POUL ANDERSEN, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
Dr MEHMET ATLAR, University of Newcastle, United Kingdom
Prof. GÖRAN BARK, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Prof. SERGEY BARSUKOV, Army Institute of Odessa, Ukraine
Prof. MUSTAFA BAYHAN, Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey
Prof. VINCENZO CRUPI,University of Messina, Italy
Prof. MAREK DZIDA, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland
Prof. ODD M. FALTINSEN, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Prof. PATRICK V. FARRELL, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, USA
Prof. WOLFGANG FRICKE, Technical University Hamburg-Harburg, Germany
Prof. HASSAN GHASSEMI, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran
Prof. STANISŁAW GUCMA, Maritime University of Szczecin, Poland
Prof. ANTONI ISKRA, Poznań University of Technology, Poland
Prof. JAN KICIŃSKI, Institute of Fluid-Flow Machinery of PASci, Poland
Prof. ZBIGNIEW KORCZEWSKI, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland
Prof. JANUSZ KOZAK, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland
Prof. JAN KULCZYK,Wrocław University of Technology, Poland
Prof. NICOS LADOMMATOS, University College London, United Kingdom
Prof. JÓZEF LISOWSKI, Gdynia Maritime University, Poland
Prof. JERZY MATUSIAK, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
Prof. JERZY MERKISZ, Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Prof. EUGEN NEGRUS, University of Bucharest, Romania
Prof. YASUHIKO OHTA, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Dr YOSHIO SATO, National Traffic Safety and Environment Laboratory, Japan
Prof. KLAUS SCHIER, University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Prof. FREDERICK STERN, University of Iowa, IA, USA
Prof. ILCEV DIMOV STOJCE, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
Prof. JÓZEF SZALA, Bydgoszcz University of Technology and Agriculture, Poland
Prof. WITALIJ SZCZAGIN, State Technical University of Kaliningrad, Russia
Prof. BORIS TIKHOMIROV, State Marine University of St. Petersburg, Russia
Prof. DRACOS VASSALOS, University of Glasgow and Strathclyde, United Kingdom

Language Editors
Maciej Galik, Poland
Jerzy Świrydczuk, Poland
Przemysław Wierzchowski, Poland

Polish Maritime Research
Gdansk University of Technology
Narutowicza 11/12 St.
80-233 Gdansk
phone/fax : +48-58-347-2191
e-mail: pmr@post.pl

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Journal Information
Impact Factor

IMPACT FACTOR 2018: 1.214
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 1.086

CiteScore 2018: 1.48

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2018: 0.391
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2018: 1.141

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