About the Journal
Focus and Scope
Objectives and Editorial Policy
The Anuário do Instituto de Geociências (AIGEO) is an official publication of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Center for Mathematical and Nature Sciences (CCMN), Institute of Geosciences (IGEO). The Journal's mission is to stimulate and report original scientific research in the fields of Geology, Paleontology, Geography, Meteorology, Oceanography, and Environmental Sciences.
Peer Review Process
B. After the review rounds are completed, the accepted papers are forwarded to the Text Editor, who will review the manuscript and indicate to the corresponding author the editorial recommendations (in notes in the manuscript itself).
Continuous publication. As soon as an article is ready to be published, it is immediately released online rather than waiting for other articles in the issue to be completed.
Open Access Policy
All articles which are published by AIGEO are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.
Plagiarism and Duplicate Publications Checker
AIGEO is routinely checking all submitted manuscripts for plagiarism and duplicate publications, using two plagiarism detection softwares:
If plagiarism is identified the manuscript is immediately rejected.
Before submitting your manuscript, read carefully all the recomendations from the Committee on Publication Ethics COPE: Code_of_conduct_for_journal_editors_1.pdf (publicationethics.org)
The Anuário do Instituto de Geociências [ISSN 0101-9759] is a peer-reviewed Brazilian Journal from the Institute of Geosciences (IGEO), published since 1977 by Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). From 1977 to 2004, the Anuário do Instituto de Geociências was published as an annual volume. From 2005 to 2015, it was semestrial and from 2016 to 2018, quadrimestral. In 2019 and 2020 the Journal turned to trimestral. Since 2021 the Journal is being published continually online.
The Anuário do Instituto de Geociências, has published syntheses of the academic production of the Geosciences Institute of Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and also of brazilian and foreign geoscientists. The wide variety of topics is due to the nature of our institution, where research in Geography, Geology, Meteorology and Oceanography fields is developed.
All papers published since 1977 are fully available on line ( https://revistas.ufrj.br/index.php/aigeo). Anuário do Instituto de Geociências publishes original scientific contributions covering Geology, Paleontology, Geography, Geomorphology, Meteorology and Oceanography.
The Anuário do Instituto de Geociências had a total of twelve Editors since 1977:
1977 - Silio Vaz
1978-1979 - Bertha Koiffmann Becker e Maria Helena Lacorte
1980-1982 - Lucy Abreu da Rocha Freire
1983-1985 - Marina Sant'Anna
1986 - Iná Elias de Castro
1987-1988 - Ignácio Aureliano Machado Brito
1989 - Ignácio Aureliano Machado Brito e Henrique Dayan
1990-1991- Henrique Dayan
1992 - Antonio José Texeira Guerra e Iná Elias de Castro
1993 - Henrique Dayan
1994 - Iná Elias de Castro e Antonio José Texeira Guerra
1995 - Antonio José Texeira Guerra
1996-1997 - Antonio José Texeira Guerra e Iná Elias de Castro
1998-1999 - Iná Elias de Castro e Antonio José Teixeira Guerra
2000-2018 - Ismar de Souza Carvalho
2019 - Hermínio Ismael de Araújo Júnior
Since 2020 - Claudine Dereczynski